Sierra Nevada del Cocuy, Guican

5.0
#6 of 8 in Parks in Boyaca Department
Take a tour with Sierra Nevada del Cocuy and explore the Colombian mountain range with the guidance of professional mountaineers. Adventurous climbers can tackle more than 5,000 m (16,404 ft) to reach the permanently ice-capped peaks of the mountain. Travel through tropical rainforest, high Andean forest, and snow as you engage in rock climbing, ice climbing, camping, and horseback riding. If you're not quite up for that type of challenge, the tour operator organizes other activities for families and less-experienced hikers. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sierra Nevada del Cocuy by using our Guican trip planning website .
Create an itinerary including Sierra Nevada del Cocuy
map
Sierra Nevada del Cocuy Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
61 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • September 9, 2017
    I had the opportunity to meet this beautiful park that was closed for territorial reasons for a while, and that has not been opened 100% in all of its paths, however enabled are available 3 ways 1 leading to the snow-covered chasms of the Ritak uwa black and white, again reaching a Cirque (mountain formation where the snow-capped mountains that form glaciers form a circle around the Central magnificent in a certain area) in the laguna grande de la sierra and the third which is directed to the pulpit of the devil, is necessary to have a p guidance or what I recommend @barakamountain where Sergio can help them for anything you need
    View original
  • August 16, 2017
    We went on a family plan, we rented a house in Panqueba, a village near el Cocuy, which turned out to be very comfortable. Clean air, green landscape, the friendliness of the people, everything falls and they are the desire to return and stay more time. We were not up to the snow-covered, but took us to a vantage point where as we enjoyed the view. The climate is pleasant, is not as cold as we think. We made the trip by road, it is generally good, but there is a drive of about fifteen km which is really disastrous, what if you are traveling in a very short car can be tricky. He would return and would be me more time...
    View original
  • August 7, 2017
    It is definitely one of the wonders we have in Boyaca, the beauty of this place is amazing, the way to get is long but nice since you can tour several towns but each with particular interest. Recommend a night in cabins that are close to the departure point already that this period of acclimatisation is key to hike the next day. It should do so calmly and enjoy the beautiful landscapes. At the end is beautiful as well as the feeling of greatness that produces a place so perfect.
    View original

Plan your trip to Guican

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Guican

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Boyaca Department by other users

34 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA October, culture, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 59 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Boyaca Department BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Paipa BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in Colombia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans