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Cano Cristales

Calle 5 7-35, La Macarena, Colombia
+57 321 8422728
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US$ 974.14*
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3-Day Caño Cristales from La Macarena with Accommodation
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US$ 958.67*
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Caño Cristales 4-Day Tour from Medellin
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“the river” (29 reviews)
“amazing place” (4 reviews)
“small town” (3 reviews)
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Calle 5 7-35, La Macarena, Colombia
+57 321 8422728
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I spent 3 days and 2 nights in La Macarena booking my trip through the agency CRISALES AVENTURA TOUR. I flew in with a chessna from Villavicencio and spent the first day with my guide Sergio on his motorbike going first to a place to...More

Thank Denis S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Caño Cristales is the most beautiful river I have ever seen in my life. You can enjoy different colors, it’s just amazing. You can’t stop talking photos. The nature is incredibly stunning there. Swimming in the cool river was so refreshing, it was an outstanding...More

Thank Elena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fantastic. Once you actually get there. From Bogota it requires a Prop plane + 4x4 + dugout canoe + hike. We arrived in El Macarena (the town where the tour is based) at noon on the first day and had an outing...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the one day tour on the 3rd of November and it was still looking amazing. Intense colours, delicious bathing in the pools, and plenty of interesting flora and fauna. The river definitely matches the hype, each section has it's own charm, colours, and...More

Thank JDCasasbuenas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful and amazing experience! We made a one day tour from La Macarena, which Adriana from the San Nicolas Hotel organized for us, to the cano cristales. The trip involves a short boat and 4x4 ride to the park entrance. From there, you take a...More

2  Thank Freddy10249
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely place typically 1 does a tour a beautiful area it is a fair distance travel time from la macarena the jeep ride can be a little rough but its worth it. The colour is brilliant and its well worth taking your swimwear. Many opportunities...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We visited this place on 26th August 2017.It was unique.But one should be prepared for language problems.They dont understand English at all.Luckily some of our cotravellers helped us but all the guides are only Spanish speaking.To go there one has should be prepared for a...More

Thank KolkataAnindita
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

In the 8 months I have been travelling round the world this is one of the most amazing places I have visited. Wow what amazing beauty. I cannot disagree with their claim that it is the most beautiful river in the world. The way this...More

Thank Impresionist
Reviewed 27 August 2017

South America is full of amazing landscapes. It's hard to say something's truly exceptionally unique. Traveling South America for four months so far, I've seen many things. And yet, Cano Cristales impressed me to no end. It was just amazing to see those red and...More

2  Thank kchae
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Please don't let go the opportunity to be in this place. It has the most beautiful rivers, natural pools, views, fishing and walks in the rainforest. People from la Macarena are the best in service. It's very safe, all the Colombians and foreign visitors should...More

3  Thank Yasminsol
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15 October 2017|
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Response from Yasminsol | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I suggest not to do that. Right now i think is closed. the best idea is to find a agency to make the arrengements for you. you can search the website of "parques nacionales colombia" and the information is in english.
4 October 2017|
Response from Impresionist | Reviewed this property |
Try Jose Romero on Whatapp +57 (321) 202-1478 He is excellent and he can help you with everything including English guide. Great decision to go there. One of the most beautiful places in the world. Enjoy!
5 September 2017|
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Response from Impresionist | Reviewed this property |
Hi Solecito I went last week and there was less water but it was still amazing. The only thing was that we could not swim there but we did so at Cristalitos. So honestly it did not bother me. If it was that beautiful with... More