Flights to Colombia: need to know
Cheap airline tickets to Colombia
This South American country lures visitors from around the world with its spectacular scenery. Sweep the stereotypes aside and search for cheap flights to Colombia! A number of airlines like Delta, American Airlines, United, Avianca, jetBlue, LAN Airlines and Spirit Airlines offer non-stop flights to El Dorado International Airport (BOG). Otherwise, you can catch flights to Colombia onboard a number of other airline carriers, with a layover or two.
Best time to book cheap flights to Colombia
Colombia's climate varies depending on the region. Be sure to check the weather in the region you plan to visit before deciding on a travel period. Book flights five to six months in advance. Often you can save money by booking a flight with one layover.
- Peak season: Summer for Bogota, the rest of the country varies.
- Low season: Winters tend to get very cold.
Non-stop flights from New York to Bogota take around 6 hours.
Experience Colombia: sights, tours and activities
This South American country invites you on a journey through tropical mountain highlands, vast deserts, mountains and deep forests. Not to forget a visit of the tropical beaches along both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. Discover charming colonial Spanish towns and sip on some of the best coffee in the world!
Essentials in Colombia
Bogota: While discovering the Colombian capital you should head to Monserrate, the mountain that dominates the city center of Bogota, for some impressive views. You can reach its peak by funicular, tramway or by walking up on foot. You will be surprised by the size of this mega-city in the valley.
Amacayacu National Park: This Colombian nature reserve is located along the Amazon River. You can reach it by boat from the city of Leticia. Take a boat tour and you may be lucky enough to see some of its unique wildlife, like the smallest primate, the largest freshwater turtle or the largest alligator in the world.
Isla de Providencia: Looking for a place to relax on the beach while you're in Colombia? This island lies between Costa Rica and Jamaica, and is the perfect Caribbean escape. Enjoy sandy beaches, coral reefs, mangroves and tropical forests.
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Hotels and accommodation in Colombia
Depending on the region or the city you can find a range of different options, from cheap hostels to luxury resorts and 5 star hotels. You won’t be disappointed for choice in big cities and popular tourist regions. Always compare prices in advance to save time and money.