The Peak Forestry Reserve, Providencia Island

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Walk the trail at The Peak Forestry Reserve for exquisite views stretching over the pristine Providencia Island and its azure waters. Spanning around 14 km (8.6 mi), including the return, the challenging trek passes over slippery rocks. Be sure to wear appropriate footwear, and battle the humidity by packing plenty of water. After an ascent lasting approximately 90 minutes, you'll be rewarded by sweeping views, which include the coral reef surrounding the island. Add The Peak Forestry Reserve to your Providencia Island travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Providencia Island tourist route planner.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Easy trek to the peak from the south of the Island. It will take about 1 - 1 1/2 hours up to the top with little breaks. You can hire a guide if you wish but the trail is so easy you don't need one. W...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    If you like to walk and you're good, this is a great activity for disfrutsr. You have a hermoso.paisaje you have that contarar un.guia that you 40mil.pesos col.por person. Unfortunately no one de.la.isla tells you story about their ancestors, but the view is worth it
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  • August 10, 2017
    Probably the best thing to experience after diving in the reef. We trekked absolutely alone in a magic atmosphere and once we reached the peak we had the best view ever: 360 degree around all the isla...  more »

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