For those with limited time and a combination of good fitness and some time spent at altitude, this trek allows you to discover the spectacular scenery and trails that makes the Nevados National Natural Park one of the most visited in Colombia.
Length: 2 days/1 night
Total kilometers: 31km
Level of difficulty: athletic/Intermediate
Min. Altitude: 2,300m
Max. Altitude: 4,400m
Day 1: Drive 20 minutes in a Willys Jeep from Salento to Valle de Cocora (2,300m) and start uphill hike to Finca La Primavera (3,680m).
16km/9 hours. Highest point: 3,800m
Day 2: Finca La Primavera (3,680m) to Valle de Cocora (2,300m) via Finca La Argentina (3,400m). Drive 20 minutes in a Willys Jeep back to Salento.
15km/6 hours. Highest point: 4,400m.