The Eje Cafetero has increased the number of visitors in recent years, the attractions and charming has made it a place to visit in international scale. This site shows you what the history of the Café is like, but also offers enriching adventures.
HORSE RIDING WHILE SEEING THE WAX PALM
The Palmas de Cera, are the highest palms in the world, to appreciate them better you should do the tour on horseback. The Cocora Valley, contains the palma that has a length of 60 meters to 80 and it has the capacity to live 200 years. To get to this site, there are several routes and ways to get there, it is best to be on horse since the site is quite complicated
It is the traditional means of transport of Eje Cafetero and with this vehicle you can observe the whole landscape of the Cocora valley, seeing the green that nature composes and feeling the soft breeze.
NAVIGATE ON A GUADUA BALZA
To enjoy some adventure you have to navigate the Río de la Vieja, to cross it must be in Balza de Guadua. During the tour, you can appreciate the flora and fauna and animals such as spectacled bears, howler monkeys, armadillos among others.
THERMAL WATERS DER SANTA ROSA DE CABAL
After the long walks in the area, there is nothing more relaxing than bathing in Thermal Springs of Santa Rosa de Cabal. These are waters that come from the center of the earth, they are natural crystalline and above all gives you peace of mind to meditate.
As its name indicates, it is the main area where coffee is produced. Within the coffee farms, they offer the visitors the coffee process, showed from the crop and harvest to when the coffee is ready to drink, appreciating its sweet aroma.
In the town of Quimbaya, specifically in the month of December, it is lit in all kinds of lighting, from LEDs, lanterns and candles, this is given in honor of the Virgin Mary. This lighting is the best in the country.
EAT TRUCK WITH PATACON
This dish is traditional in Salento. It is an exquisite dish that can be prepared through many preparations and presentations. This can be eaten at any time of the day and you can find it in any corner of the town.
COFFEE PARK AND PANACA
The area of the Eje Cafetero, contains two of the most important parks of the country. The Coffee Park is located in Montenegro about an hour from Armenia and it shows the whole coffee culture, and the second one is the Panaca Park which is the largest agricultural park and is located one hour from Quindío.
CLIMBING IN THE NATIONAL PARK OF LOS NEVADOS
Travelers can not forget to go to the Nevados National Park and see the volcanoes of Tolina, Ruiz and Santa Isabel. There are different routes to go, but everything depends on the physical shape of each visitor. Among the Volcanoes, the most difficult to climb is the one in Tolima and the smallest one is Santa Isabel.
CHORIZOS DE SATA ROSA DE CAVAL
These are the most delicious and appetizing chorizos in Colombia. They are made of minced meat, with less fat. Without a doubt, if you get to go to Santa Rosa, you should eat a delicious Chorizo.