BETA PHASE

The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia is a hikers dream. It comprises a total area of 306,000 hectares (756,000+ acres) and is located near the border of Venezuela shared by the departments of Boyaca, Casanare and Arauca. This remote corner of Colombia stretches for more than 18 miles and boasts 23 snow covered peaks surrounded by waterfalls, glacial lakes and streams, highland vegetation, moors, rocky outscapes and valleys as well as native fauna that includes such animals as the spectacled bear, tapirs, eagles, Andean Condors and deer. Colombia has 56 national parks in all, but the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy stands out as one of the most rugged and pristine destinations in the entire country, attracting more and more visitors each year as the word gets out about this premier travel destination.

There are many similarities to other great national parks including Yellowstone and Glacier National Park

The desolate territory of the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy is made up of a neotropical ecosystem known as a páramo. Most páramo is found in the upper parts of the northern Andes, roughly between 11° north and 4.5° south latitude. In fact, more than 57% of all páramo exists in Colombia with the largest in the world known as Sumapaz existing  just outside of Bogota. The highest peak is known as Ritacuba Blanco. It is 17,487 feet and is located in the eastern section of the park. Other mountain peaks in the park include Ritacuba Negro, Puntiagudo, Sirara, Cóncavo, San Pablines Norte, San Pablines Sur, Pan de Azúcar, Concavito, El Púlpito del Diablo, El Castillo, Picos sin nombre, Picacho, Diamante, Toti and Portales. The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy has the largest glacier coverage in Colombia and contains the largest snow-mass in South America north of Ecuador. This snow-mass makes up approximately 3% of the 756,000 acres.

How to get to the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia

ADIDAS 19301 Pantalones Mediana de chándal Army Green Green Capri Mediana | 63295f2 - omshantiworld.xyz

From Bogota, you will need to travel north on the Autopista Norte (North Highway) until you reach the town of Duitama located in the department of Boyacá 240 kilometers away. From there you will continue to travel north toward the towns of Santa Rosa de Viterbo, Cerinza, Belén, Susacón, and Soatá.

ADIDAS 19301 Pantalones Mediana de chándal Army Green Green Capri Mediana | 63295f2

{ 2 comments }

Jardin, Colombia | Garden of Eden

The small town of Jardin is one of the most beautiful pueblos in all of Colombia and has remained virtually unchanged for more than a century. Located approximately 4 hours to the south of Medellin if traveling by car, it sits in the southernmost stretches of the department of Antioquia. The pueblo is famous in Colombia for its preserved and colonial appearance as well as […]

ADIDAS 19301 Pantalones Mediana de chándal Army Green Green Capri Mediana | 63295f2 Read the full article →
El Cabo San Juan Beach | Parque Tayrona, Colombia

El Cabo San Juan or Cape San Juan in English is a beautiful beach area that is located inside of Parque Tayrona, Colombia about 30 minutes outside of Santa Marta. El Cabo San Juan in Parque Tayrona is easily accessible from many parts of Colombia including Bogota and Medellin. Avianca has multiple flights every day to Santa Marta and you can find good bargains at […]

Read the full article →
Colombia Emerges as Top Medical Tourism Destination

Medical tourism in Colombia is emerging as a premier location for many people seeking quality and affordable medical options outside of the USA, Europe and other industrialized nations across the world. Representatives from medical institutions from all over the country are currently in Los Angeles, California attending a major health conference to promote their trade. Organized by the World Medical Tourism Association, the conference will […]

Read the full article →
Cabo de La Vela | Treasure of La Guajira

Cabo de La Vela remains off the beaten path for travelers who visit Colombia. This desert paradise is located in the La Guajira peninsula of Northern Colombia and requires a two hour drive on dirt roads after exiting the main highway. There are many reasons why this emerging eco-tourism destination is not on the priority list for most tourists who visit Colombia, but for those […]

Read the full article →
Hotel Mariscal Robledo | Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia

The Hotel Mariscal Robledo is located just an hour to the west of Medellin, Colombia. It can be discovered in a town which appears to be frozen in time as it preserves its colonial architecture the same today as it did 200 years ago. Santa Fe de Antioquia is a popular tourism spot for the citizens of Medellin as well as foreigners who wish to […]

Read the full article →
Valle de Cauca, Colombia Tours

If you want to experience some of Colombia’s best tourism spots in Valle de Cauca, Quindio & Risaralda, then there is nothing like the tour that has been designed by award winning tourism expert Belisario Montes Marin. Beginning September 14, her new tourism operation will open its doors in the suburb of El Poblado in Medellin, Colombia. The idea is to promote tourism exchange between […]

Read the full article →
Good Sales Adidas Men Clothes adidas Superstar Track Jacket Black , ADIDAS Streetball Wedge Sneaker Open Heel Jeremy Scott EUC 7 High Simple adidas Originals Track Tops Outlet en línea adidas Originals , Imagen de outfit, moda y adidas | , Pantalones de chándal adidas para hombre | 830 mejores imágenes similares en Pinterest | adidas trail running running academy, camisetas Adidas Supernova S / S Lyst Adidas Originals California camiseta Ab7772 en negro para hombres , Pantalones adidas, Adidas T29r8798 H86w2664 Adidas Sport Essentials Polo , Camiseta de hombre adidas Originals Mod Trefoil Tee Spezial BQ2561 El mejor : Chaqueta de fútbol para hombre Adidas US Naval Academy: Deportes Hasta 70% DE DESCUENTO adidas eBay Official Shoes Clothing Sale Dealmoon Pantalón de jersey esencial para hombre | Adidas mochila escolar con bolsa de almuerzo | Chaqueta de fútbol adidas Real Madrid Windbreaker para hombre Y BNWT Mujer Adidas Originals Florera Flower Training Firebird adidas está reclutando jóvenes diseñadores WearTesters Cheap Adidas Superstar 80s Decon The Boombox adidas Regular Size Abrigos y chaquetas de deportes de invierno | Jeu blanco 2015 zapatos mujeres adidas azul wr6970, adidas, adidas zapatos , adidas UEFA Champions League Finale 2018 Kiev Top Training Soccer Balón de fútbol adidas World Cup 2018 Top Glider, adidas 2018 Telstar 18 Rusia Copa Mundial de la FIFA OMB Soccer Ball Blanco , Original hombre Adidas Firebird ADI Chándal Negro Chaqueta Track Top Hombre Adidas Originals Trefoil Superstar Track Jacket Black | , Nuevos productos: Adidas Chicago Online Shop, Adidas Promo Code Sale Online MUJERES PVC Look mojado Glanz Jacket Coat Nylon Vtg Shiny 12 Adidas , Tienda online de moda para mujer Adidas Embroidered Bomber White Jacket , Zapatillas adidas Originals Campus Mesa / Mesa / Chalk White
Puerto Inirida, Colombia | Mavicure Hills & Flowers

Located on the eastern plains of Colombia exists a legendary flower that may have substantial commercial value one day. Puerto Inirida is the capital of the department of Guainia and is home to the Guacamaya superba, otherwise known in Colombia as the Flower of Inirida. Resembling a burst of fireworks, this amazingly beautiful flower grows in damp and swampy wetlands that are unique to this general […]

Read the full article →
Cartagena Medical City | Medical Tourism

Cartagena Medical City, which began construction two months ago in northern Cartagena, Colombia will be a medical complex dedicated to high quality health services. Cartagena Medical City will sit on 55 acres (22 hectares) that has been declared a permanent free zone by import/export taxing authority known as DIAN in Colombia. Colombia has seen a dramatic rise in tourism since 2002 when security conditions began […]

Read the full article →
Adidas Adidas Athletics 24/7 TR zapatillas de entrenamiento para hombres , adidas superestrella rosa adidas Superstar zapatos blancos y florales AW LAB , Adidas Originals Archive adidas 350 Suede size Exclusive Uomo , Pantalón de chándal Adidas Originals Adicolor Oversized Tear Away | adidas basketball shoes sale, zapatos para hombre a estrenar ds adidas , adidas zapatos gris y granate, Adidas Yeezy 350 Boost Turtle Dove Lyst Adidas Originals Trefoil Camo Box camiseta en blanco para hombre , Adidas Invitational New Heights | , Pantaloni trening dama Adidas cu talie joasa conici | ADIDAS ORIGINALES STAN Smith AQ6272 Classic White Hologram Iridescent , Zapatillas adidas | , adidas Originals NMD , Ebay Adidas Originals Campus II parejas zapatos de ocio Deep Red Wh Pantalones adidas Boys Manchester United FC Tiro, Negro / Neguti / Rojrea , Adidas Shoes: 2017 para adaptarse a la conveniencia de la gente oficial del Reino Unido , Adidas Cheap Sale Neo Coneo QT VS Zapato Blanco / Plata Mate / Rosa Flash , Adidas Hombre Zapatillas de deporte Outlet Tiendas | Cupones Amarillo y Blanco Superstar Adidas Comprar Adidas Superstar Pink Men Adidas holográficas (por favor comparta y me gusta lindas adidas holográficas , adidas® Mens 2 pk. , adidas gacela marina , Calcetín City adidas NMD CS2 City (Core Black / Core Black / Shock Pink , adidas Nemeziz Tango IN Solar Naranja / Core Black / Solar Red Adidas SUPERSTAR W zapatillas de moda para mujer AC7162: Zapatos Adidas Ultra Boost Kit puede lavar los zapatos en la lavadora | Adidas Originals Campus Zapatos Ash Blue / White / White | , Adidas by Stella McCartney Campaña publicitaria Primavera / Verano 2015 , BA8841 adidas Ultra Boost Triple White |
    About Discover Colombia
Colombia: A culture rich bio-diverse country with coastline on both the Pacific & Atlantic Oceans. This country boasts territories located in a myriad of climates including dry desert terrain, cool tropical mountain highlands, hot and humid Amazon basin, cold and snowy high mountain peaks, wide open plains as well as lush deep forest areas that are largely unexplored.  Read More...


  • DC Blog Categories
  • COLOMBIA REPORTS
    • FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings July 8, 2018
      Colombia’s war crimes tribunal has called 31 former guerrilla commanders of the FARC to trial over their alleged role in the kidnapping of thousands of people, the court announced Friday.… The post FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet July 8, 2018
      Bogota has traditionally enjoyed lower homicide rates than other major cities in Colombia. However, street crime in the capital is among the country’s highest. Locals’ security perception Bogota homicide rate… The post Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Colombia Reports
    • ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ July 8, 2018
      Colombia's capital Bogota lost $500 million in funds meant to curb malnutrition. The post ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders July 7, 2018
      Colombia's social organizations may be under fire, but they are not dead yet. The post Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help July 6, 2018
      Colombia’s social organizations called for a day of protest on Friday to mourn 311 social leaders and human rights defenders who have been assassinated since 2016. Citizens and groups announced… The post ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
  • 3428060
    3590662
    3853623
    4159485
    5745454
    6657823
    8995562
    9384078
    9621304