4 Tours to learn about indigenous culture. In the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta there are still 4 indigenous groups that preserve their traditions and customs. Having contact with these people is an enriching experience. They have a great connection with mother earth and their vision of life is very interesting. Some communities have opened the doors of their villages and homes, so that we, their younger brothers and sisters, can learn more about their culture. In this blog we present 4 tours that you will surely love.
Pueblo Wiwa Gotsezhy
This is a nice experience with a Wiwa community, where we will talk about their customs and daily life. During this tour you will learn about the knowledge and the ancestral energy of the indigenous people of this territory, especially the Wiwa. In addition, you will visit the beautiful landscapes of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and have free time to enjoy the river. Book here.
In this tour you will get to know two indigenous cultures, the Kogui and the Arhuacos. The tour starts very early in the morning from Santa Marta. Afterwards you will go to the Quebrada del Sol trail. During the tour there is the possibility of observing the Colón and Bolívar peaks of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the highest coastal mountain in the world. There you will visit a Kogui indigenous community, where you can appreciate the wonders of this culture, how they live and a little of their customs. After this you will go to the Don Diego River and meet the Arhuaca family to learn about their customs. Book here
In this tour you will discover a beautiful part of the Tayrona Park. During this tour you will meet a Kogui community. This is an ideal plan to disconnect from the world and learn about the culture of an indigenous group that preserves its traditions and beliefs practically intact. Finally, you will also visit the beach of Cabo San Juan, one of the most beautiful beaches in Santa Marta. Book here
This is undoubtedly one of the best plans in Colombia. In addition to visiting one of the most important archaeological sites in the country, you will also enjoy an incredible adventure and learn all along the way about the indigenous communities of the area. On several occasions during the tour you have the opportunity to obtain knowledge from the indigenous people. Even at the archaeological site you can talk with the Mamo or his wife who give a few minutes of their time to chat with the tourists. Make a reservation here
Now that you know the tours you can do to get to know the indigenous culture, have you decided what you want to do? Live magical experiences with us