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WHALE WATCHING IN NUQUI- LA KUKA HOTEL

Nuqui, Colombia

DURATION OF THE EXPERIENCE: 7D / 6N

ITINERARY:                       

DAY 1 (SUNDAY): ORIGIN - MEDELLIN

STAGES: Medellin

ACTIVITIES:

  • Reception at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport for transferring to the hotel in Medellin.
  • Check-in at the hotel.
  • Dinner and accommodation.                           

DAY 2 (MONDAY): NUQUÍ

STAGES: Nuquí, La Kuka Hotel

ACTIVITIES:

  • Breakfast at the hotel early in the morning.
  • Private transportation from El Dorado Airport to take a Charter flight to Nuquí.
  • Pick up by boat at Nuquí airport.
  • Check-in at the hotel
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Traditional lunch
  • In the afternoon, you will have the opportunity to rest, get to know the place, enjoy the local people, lend a book to read or even learn about everything sustainable and eco-friendly that the hotel has.
  • Dinner
  • Accommodation in a private room or cabin with bathrooms and balconies with hammocks

DAY 3:  NUQUÏ

STAGES:  Watching whales

ACTIVITIES:

  • Breakfast at the hotel early in the morning.
  • Get ready for a 2-hour boat trip to watch whales, this is an incredible and unique experience, (Don't forget to keep your eyes wide open and your camera on).

Humpback whales visit us every year between July and October to mate and give birth to their young. Due to its status as a protected area and natural reserve, it is a privileged site for sightings, which can be achieved from the beaches, on boat rides or from the hammock in your room.

  • Traditional lunch at the Hotel
  • Dinner and accommodation.

DAY 4: NUQUÍ

STAGES: Joví River and Coquí Mangroves

ACTIVITIES: 

  • Breakfast at the hotel to be prepared for an amazing experience.

Coquí Mangroves:

  • The tour begins in the small fishing village of Coquí where you will board a canoe and get to know the magical flora and fauna of the mangroves. These are some of the best preserved mangroves in all of Colombia.

Joví River:

  • For this tour you can choose between two different routes that vary in length and difficulty. Both begin with the crystalline river Joví that flows into the town of the same name, and which is an hour's walk along the beach from La Kuka. The Pichindé eco guides will take you in an indigenous canoe (chingo) propelled like a Venetian gondola with long poles or levers upriver through a spectacular jungle tunnel.

Once in the heart of the jungle, a short walk takes you to a small waterfall called La Chontadura, surrounded by natural pools. If you continue another hour through the jungle upriver, you will reach the impressive Antaral waterfall that discharges huge wells. Upon return, you decide if you get off the boat, or if you let yourself be carried downstream to the sea!

  • Traditional lunch at the Hotel
  • Dinner and accommodation.

DAY 5: NUQUÍ

STAGES: Hot Springs (4 charms hike)

ACTIVITIES: 

  • Breakfast at the hotel early in the morning.
  • We will start our tour to the Hot Springs where you have the possibility to relax, located next to a cool stream of fresh water within the jungle. There is also a delicious restaurant with native cuisine and a beautiful spa area that offers its services in high season. The hot springs give the name to its town, Termales.
  • Traditional lunch at the Hotel
  • Dinner and accommodation.

DAY 6:  NUQUÍ

STAGES: La Kuka Hotel

ACTIVITIES: 

  • Breakfast at the hotel early in the morning

Optional: Free guided walks to the “love waterfall” and to a native community.

  • Lunch and free time to enjoy this wonderful place.
  • Dinner and accommodation.

 DAY 7: NUQUI-MEDELLIN

STAGES: Medellín

ACTIVITIES:

  • Breakfast at the hotel early in the morning to be transferred to the airport by a boat for a domestic flight to Medellin.
  • Reception at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport in Medellin, transfer to the hotel by private transport, check-in
  • Dinner

DAY 8: MEDELLIN- END OF THE EXPERIENCE

ACTIVITIES:

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check-out to be transferred to the airport.
  • End of the experience to return back home to the city of origin.

End of Program *

Included

  • Private and personalized service
  • 6-nights stay in Colombia.
    • Medellin (2 Nights)
    • Nuqui (4 Nights)
  • Professional certified bilingual guide, permanent company during the tours.
  • Meals as described in the plan, from the first day's dinner to the last day's breakfast.
  • Hydration during excursions.
  • Domestic flights (2pax) (Medellin/Nuqui/Medellin)
  • Speedboat transportation Nuqui/Hotel
  • All transports between destinations and to/from included activities, transfers in-out.
  • Airport and hotels taxes.
  • Tickets to all the attractions and activities specified in the program (Jovi River & Coqui mangroves) and (Hot Spring).
  • Traveler Assistance and medical insurance Card.
  • Solar Energy 24 hours
  • Complete meals with a menu from the Pacific based on local fishing. People who need a special menu or have food restrictions, must inform in advance.
  • Station of natural juices, drinking water and coffee 24 hours
  • Pitcher service with drinking water every day in the room
  • Our facilities have comfortable common areas equipped with furniture, hammocks, a basic library with books in multiple languages ​​and games for the whole family.
  • Limited satellite internet from the main guest house.
  • Benefits of the circuit: Ecotourism, Biodiversity, Fauna and Flora Sighting, aquarium, Adventure [bike-tour, trekking, hiking, sailing in speedboat, snorkeling or canoe rowing], cultural, historical, architectural, ethno-tourism, wellness – SPA experience, typical gastronomy… sensorial and sustainable experiences.
  • Private Experiences and Activities: As described in this plan

Not included

    • Neither International flight tickets
    • Activities or expenses not specified in the plan.
    • Visa Procedures
    • Administrative fees (charged by the Travel Agency)
    • Tips and gratuities to service providers (guides, waiters, and helpers), personal expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, extras in hotels etc. These will be under the passenger's account.

Important

  • Wear comfortable warm clothing and walking shoes, hiking boots, bathing suits.

Price

Price in dollars "USD". The price is for 2 people. If you are looking for groups of 3 or more please contact us and ask a question.

Todo el día
$3916

Price for private groups from 4 people, the price depends on the number of people and is subject to change

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