31 days in Colombia, Peru & Guayaquil Itinerary

31 days in Colombia, Peru & Guayaquil Itinerary

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Arequipa, Peru
— 5 nights
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Iquitos, Peru
— 4 nights
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Guayaquil, Ecuador
— 5 nights
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Cali, Colombia
— 4 nights
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Bogota, Colombia
— 5 nights
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Medellin, Colombia
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Arequipa, Peru

Arequipa ©

White City

In an area dominated three imposing volcanoes, Arequipa vacations allow visitors to admire well-preserved colonial architecture in a dramatic setting.
Arequipa is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Santa Catalina Monastery, catch some excitement at Arequipa Massage, admire the striking features of Plaza de Armas, and steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Arequipa.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Arequipa road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiport is Rodríguez Ballón International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Iquitos.

Things to do in Arequipa

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Nature
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Must see
Arequipa Massage
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Santa Catalina Monastery
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Architectural Building
Plaza de Armas
4.7

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Iquitos, Peru

Iquitos ©

Capital of the Peruvian Amazon

The largest city in the Peruvian Amazon and the world's largest metropolis unreachable by road, Iquitos represents a major starting point for river and rainforest adventures.
Spend the 8th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Amazon Rescue Center, see the interesting displays at Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Quistococha Zoo.

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Fly from Arequipa to Iquitos in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. When traveling from Arequipa in July, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Iquitos: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Guayaquil.

Things to do in Iquitos

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.2

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Guayaquil, Ecuador

Guayaquil ©

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
Guayaquil is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Las Penas, visit Cerro Santa Ana, experience rural life at Hacienda La Danesa Lodge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Francisco.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Guayaquil trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Iquitos to Guayaquil takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. July in Guayaquil sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cali.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wildlife
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Historic Walking Area
Guayaquil Historical Park
4.7
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Neighborhood
Las Penas
4.5
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Neighborhood
Cerro Santa Ana
4.6

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Cali, Colombia

Cali ©

Salsa Capital of the World

Learning how to salsa may be the most popular thing to do in Cali, but this giant city in southwestern Colombia represents more than just the "Salsa Capital of the World." Home to over 2 million people, thriving Cali serves as a major commercial and industrial center in South America, boasting the fastest-growing economy in Colombia.
Cali is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Picoloro Ecoturismo, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, admire the landmark architecture of El Gato Del Rio( Gato De Tejada), and get up close to creatures of the deep with Trip Trip.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cali travel planner.

You can fly from Guayaquil to Cali in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Guayaquil in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 22°C in Cali. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Bogota.

Things to do in Cali

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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Must see
Museo Aereo Fenix
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Bogota, Colombia

Bogota ©

Athens of South America

Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bogota: Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira (in Zipaquira), Tocancipa (Club de Golf UMB Universidad Manuela Beltran & Museo Aeroespacial Colombiano) and Laguna de Guatavita (in Tierra Negra). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, steep yourself in history at Bolivar Square, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bogota online holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Cali to Bogota takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Cali in July, expect nights in Bogota to be slightly colder, around 10°C, while days are cooler, around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Medellin.

Things to do in Bogota

Museums · Tours · Parks · Nature

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Medellin, Colombia

City of the Eternal Spring

Nestled between rising hills in a narrow valley, Medellin serves as an energetic melting pot of people from all socio-economic classes.
Medellin is known for parks, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, get outside with Outdoor Activities, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parque Explora, and contemplate the long history of Pueblito Paisa.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Medellin trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Bogota to Medellin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bogota in July: high temperatures in Medellin hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C.

Things to do in Medellin

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

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Off-Road Tours
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Walking tour
Walking tours
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Wildlife Area
Parque Arvi
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