TREKKING TO THE LOST CITY – 4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS
On the first day we will be picking you up at your hotel then we’ll go for adventurous 2 1/2 hour drive by 4x4 to the small countryside town of Mamey. After having lunch, we’ll set off for a hike taking an estimated 3 hours to reach our first sleeping area. The overall climb on the first day is about 520 meters with regular snack breaks and a hearty meal by candlelight when you reach your destination.
This is one of the most challenging days of the trek crossing around nine times the Buritaca River Finishing and passing an indigenous village until we reach the third camp where we will spend the night.
It is a hike of about 7 to 8 hours to our next sleeping area. Again, you are properly fed with fresh fruits along the way.
Starting early in the morning we’ll begin climbing an estimated 660 meters higher than the start. The final hike to Ciudad Perdida will be one step at a time climbing up the 1200 awkwardly shaped steps. Reaching the top, Here We will have magnificent views overlooking the dense jungle and rugged terrain, making the moment even more special. Exploring the Lost City for about 3 1/2 hours we will get a better understanding on how large and spectacular it really is.
Today you will be heading back to the little village Mamey (about 7 hours walking) and from here you are taken back to Santa Marta or Tayrona National Park.