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Ciénaga   - Colombian Caribbean Heritage

Photo by: Fausto Giaccone / Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia

Ciénaga

Ciénaga was an indigenous village when it was catechized by Fray Tomás Ortiz in 1529. Since then it has been...

Santa Marta

Near the birthplace of Gabriel García Márquez, the father of magical realism, Santa Marta’s beach captivates with...
Mompox - A destination rich in history and tradition

Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia

Mompox

Magical realism is alive and well here. In his novel “The General in His Labyrinth,” Gabriel García Márquez refers to...

Photo by: ProColombia

Chocó

The jungle is the unique backdrop of many experiences in Chocó; it entirely surrounds the beach and seems to want to...
Cartagena Colombia

Photo by: PROCOLOMBIA

Cartagena de Indias

The historic center enclosed by the walls of Cartagena is the soul of the city that inspired Gabriel García Márquez,...

San Andrés

In the islands, a UNESCO Seaflower Biosphere Reserve, tourists are amazed with the colors of marine life; have fun with...
Medellín - Where spring is eternal

Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia

Medellín

From the mountains that surround the capital of Antioquia you can see how the Medellín River runs parallel to the Metro...

Bogotá

The landscape of Bogotá, marked by the green of the Andes to the east, is spectacularly one-of-a-kind. Apart from the...
FAQ

What is the procedure for applying for ProColombia advertising material?

To begin the process of authorization for use of material owned by the entity and the campaign "Colombia is magical realism", you must fill in the form attached below. Information that does not apply to a foreign company must be filled with the abbreviation N/A. You must also attach scanned images...

How can I request publicity material from ProColombia?

The physical material for our destinations is used exclusively for international distribution in tourism trade fairs and events, along with travel agencies or wholesalers that promote our country abroad, so unfortunately we cannot provide the required material. According to the latest PROCOLOMBIA...

What is the weather like in Colombia?

You can visit Colombia year-round, but rainy seasons usually occur between April and June and between September and November. Due to its tropical climate, the rainy season in Colombia often means brief rainstorms are followed within minutes by beautiful sunshine and blue skies. Similarly, due to...

What types of things are there to see in Colombia?

Colombia is a country full of natural and cultural riches. We invite you to visit www.colombia.travel , our country's official tourism website to learn more. Click the pink link entitled "Plan your trip", follow the instructions, and fill in the required information:Where are you from? Enter your...

Is my driving license valid in Colombia?

According to Article 25 of Law 769 of 2002, driver's licenses issued in another country that are valid and which are used by tourists or individuals in transit on national territory will be considered valid, allowing them to be used to drive legally in Colombia. Therefore it is important that you...

How can I publish my company information in you website's directory?

To publish your company information on the www.colombia.travel site, the country's Official Tourism Site, you must be directly associated with the tourism union and be a tourist services provider (examples include: travel agency, hotel, inn, tour guide, car rental company, and professional...

Where should I exchange foreign currency?

We recommend exchanging dollars and other foreign currencies for pesos at authorized money exchange houses in airports, hotels and banks. You should never exchange currency on the street. We recommend consulting the website of the newspaper Portafolio ( www.portafolio.co/indicadores/monedas ) for...
Specific experiences
Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival   - The city becomes a huge screening room

Photo by: PROCOLOMBIA

Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival

The Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival (FICCI) is held every year in March. This event, which shines a...
Activities

Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium

The Colombian national football team plays official World Cup qualifying matches in the Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan...

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