THE LOST CITY

+30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

We are the first pioneers trekking The Lost city, initializing our tours through a small village called 'La Tagua'. Then, in 1984 we ventured through a new and better route from a town known as 'El Mamey' which eased tourist access to the old city.

HELPING COMMUNITIES

We support the peasant indigenous communities of the region, suporting their wealth, their health and the education of the young ones and the villagers.

DAILY DEPARTURES

Because 'The Lost City' is such a magnificent tourist destination during your trip, we have daily departures throughout the whole year!.

$1.100.000 / Per Person

+57 5 431 9667

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WHAT TO BRING TO THE LOST CITY?

  • Snickers or mountain shoes
  • Beach Sandals (1) or comfortable shoes
  • Personal hygiene elements
  • Personal Medications (if needed)
  • Shorts, Lycra or cotton walking pants (3)
  • Cotton shirts (3)
  • Swimming suit
  • Socks (3) set
  • Towel
  • Sweatpants or long pants
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Sun Block
  • Bottle of 1 liter of water
  • Camera
  • Flashlight

LOST CITY TOUR

The tour to the archaeological park of The Lost City is located on the north face of the ´Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta´ at the highest point of the Buritaca river basin, between the 900 and 1200 meters above the sea level.

The Lost City is a majestic place, due to its peculiar landscapes, ecosystems, biodiversity and architecture , Built thousand of years ago by the extinct Tayrona culture .

At the tour to The Lost City you will find an enchanted place, where nature, adventure and archeology join forces to give you great stories, Come and discover this unmatched place with us .

TOUR DETAILS

1 DAY - DEPART FROM SANTA MARTA TOWARDS 'EL MAMEY'

we'll depart on a 4WD vehicle for (3 hours approximately ). Al llegar al Mamey se realiza una integración y se toma el almuerzo. Se inicia el treeking de Machete hacia la primera cabaña “Adan o Alfredo”. Durante el recorrido contamos con piscinas naturales que nos brinda la Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta y en las cuales tomaremos un refrescante baño, to make out your adventure a extraordinary experience, la cual es de 4 to 5 hours approximately .

2 DAY - WELCOME TO INDIGENOUS TERRITORY

We'll begin our day with a delicious and healthy breakfast around 6 am to begin our departure at 8: am. from the first cabin towards a third one called ´Paraiso Teyuna´ (Teyuna's Paradise). During the trek, we will pass through an indigenous Kogui colony named ´Mutanyi' , place where we´ll get more info about the community and its surroundings. Trekking time on this day will be 8 to 9 hours approximately (14 Kms).

3 DAY - DISCOVERING THE LOST CITY

We will begin our walk 7:00 am, Once we have an energetic breakfast, and departing from ´Paraiso Teyuna' will leave towards The Lost City traveling for about 1 hours, Once we have arrived to our destination we'll initiate a recognition process of the archaeological area by visiting and learning more cultural ways of the ancestors for approximately 3 horas acompañados de guías especializados en el tema. Once we have visited the archaeological park, we will begin our descend towards 'Paraiso Teyuna' for lunch and to start a new walk to 'Mumake or Tezumake'. We will spend the night here.

DAY 4 - DESCENDING

We will depart towards the first cabin 'Adan or Alfredo', traveling for about 4 to 5 hours approximately (7 kms), Here we will spend our fourth night, and while in here, you will be able to enjoy a refreshing bath at the natural pools around the installations.

DAY 5 - RETURNING TO SANTA MARTA

Our return begins by leaving the first cabin towards ´El Mamey' . Travel time will be 4 to 5 hours approximately , At 'El Mamey' you will enjoy an scrumptious lunch before undertaking our return to the city., where our marvelous adventure will finish.

In this wonderful adventure you'll get the opportunity to enjoy rivers, falls and natural pools given by nature itself; There will be time breaks to enjoy and contemplate majestic landscapes, hidrate yourself and eat fresh fruit. At night, each camping site and its tour guide will join forces with their groups for integration activities and tourist info.

By taking the tour to The Lost City con Guías y Baquianos estarás contribuyendo con los indígenas y campesinos de esta región, suporting their wealth, health and the education of the villagers, as well as the bettering of walking paths. You will also contribute research programs, the conservation and maintnance of Teyuna´s national park, ICANH (Colombian National Institute of Anthropology and History).

Our scout tour guide are expert in their field, At all times they will check on you to offer an excellent service, to make your experience an extraordinary mental reminiscence of Colombia forever..

Map Lost City

VIDEO OF THE LOST CITY TOUR,es

  • Round trip transport.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Scout tour guide.
  • Ticket to the Archaeological Park 'The Lost City'.
  • Food throughout the tour.
  • Accommodation in beds and/or hammocks with mosquito nets (-).
  • Contribution to the peasant, and indigenous settlements and the Colombian Institution of Anthropology and history – ICANH.
  • Beer nor alcoholic beverages.
  • Craft souvenirs from locals.
  • Services not specified in the plan.
  • Mule riding.
  • Bring your ecological consciousness.
  • Fully charge your electronic devices, and if possible bring a portable battery for your camera and/or others electronics.
  • Avoid bringing young ones , for a full exploring adventure.
  • If a vegan or vegetarian, or any special diet, please make sure you notify it when booking.
  • Do not use soap or hair products in rivers.
  • If you have any special health condition or allergies please notify when booking.
  • Do not take your documents or any valuable object.
  • Cuidar cada una de sus pertenencias durante el tour debido a que hay personas que no pertenecen a la agencia y esta no es responsable ante perdidas de objetos personales.
  • Do not feed animals throughout the trip.
  • Keep in mind that you will not be traveling to a luxurious destination, This is an ecological site adapted with pathways,, cabins and bathrooms for a better traveling experience.
  • Do not photograph indigenous without their permission.
  • Please obey your guide's instructions at all times.
  • Do not wonder away from paths nor cabins.
  • Si sufres de alguna alergia o enfermedad es importante que notifiques a la agencia de la misma para tener esta recomendación en cuenta al momento de preparar la alimentación, el cuidado personal y los medicamentos son obligación de cada cliente.

IMPORTANT: El destino de la Ciudad Perdida se encontrará cerrado durante todo el mes de Septiembre por solicitud de las comunidades indigenas, única época del año en la que se encuentra cerrado el parque arqueológico.

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Mulkuankungui, comunidad kogui.

TOUR GUIDES AND baquianos

  •   Calle 10C #1C-59, in the Hotel Miramar, Santa Marta - Colombia

  •    Mobile: +57 317 6611 635

  •    Phone: +57 5 4319667

  •    Whatsapp: +57 317 6611635

  •    US: +1 862 239 8519

  • NIT: 8000 71779-4

  • RNT: 16506

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