Colombia is relatively unknown to most people outside South America. Because of its intense history this amazing country has been kept away like a hidden pearl. Colombia is vibrantly green, mountainous, exotic and passionate, with a friendly and very diverse population.The diversity of its many cultures is reflected in the extreme geographical variety of its landscape. Most of the country is lowland, with the Amazon and los Llanos to the East and South. In the North is the Caribbean with beaches, Tayrona and Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the highest coastal mountain range in the World. The central part of the country is dominated by green mountains and valleys, including the absolutely wonderful and charming Coffee region and the Boyaca region with its authentic villages.
Currency: Colombian Peso
Season: December - April
Climate: The climate is very warm and tropical on the coast and in the north. Though the temperature varies little throughout the year due to Colombia's proximity to the equator, it does vary according to altitude.