Nikwali is designed to provide an excellent mountain adventure in one day: enjoy a gentle trek, visiting the sacred lake and traditional indigenous architecture, walks on the beautiful white sand beaches at the Don Diego river, surrounded by jungle vegetation Wet with medicinal plants. It descends in float by the calm river Don Diego and descends in boat until the point where the River meets the Sea (if you are lucky and there is clear sky, it is possible to see the snowy peaks).
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hotel or place of accommodation.|
|DEPARTURE TIME||6:00 am|
|RETURN TIME||6:00 pm|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing and sunscreen.|
Departure at 6:00 am, from your hotel or lodging place to the Verico Perico Aguao ‘, where a typical breakfast of the area is taken.
Ecological hike for 30 minutes. Visit to “La posa sagrada” where you can enjoy a refreshing bath. Approximately two hours by ecological trail (varied road), accompanied by a local guide who will tell you about the flora and fauna of the place. During this tour you will be able to observe some houses Arhuacas, one of the four ethnicities that inhabit the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Arrival to the river Don Dieguito, descent bordering the river for approximately 20 minutes until the Don Diego River (In both rivers you can swim).
Descent in floats by the river Don Diego during approximately 1 hour until the district Don Diego.
We descend in float for 45 minutes until the mouth of the river in the sea, observing diverse species of fauna and flora that inhabit in the place like: monkeys, turtles, birds and vegetation of the Sierra Nevada among others.
Return by boat to the river until you reach Don Diego where the car will be to return to the hotel.