A pre-Columbian masterpiece
Discover a truly ancient past and visit San Agustin Archaeological Park. Around 500 enormous sculptures stand in the region of San Agustin, in the heart of the Andes amongst a wild and spectacular landscape.
New illuminations at the Salt Cathedral in Zipaquira
A not to be missed attraction in Colombia is the Salt Cathedral at Zipaquira. Already a popular destination for travellers, this treasure just 30 miles north of Bogotá has recently been revamped with a spectacular new lighting system.
Business and leisure travellers flock to Bogotá
Over 271,000 visitors arrived in the city during this period; this translates to Bogotá receiving over 52% of all foreign travellers coming to the country making it the number one destination in Colombia.
Usaquen, a hidden treasure in Bogotá
Since Bogotá is the number one attraction for foreign visitors to Colombia, it is worth to spend a leisurely Sunday afternoon wandering the streets of this ‘small town’ within a busy and hectic city.
Delirio Tcherassi hotel in Cartagena
NatGeo’s magazine for 2011 has recommended 80 hotels to stay whilst in the continent, including the boutique Delirio Tcherassi Hotel and Spa in the heart of the walled city.
Island Life in Colombia
Cartagena ranks as one of Colombia’s top destinations, charming all with its walled colonial city and rich past and present. But off the coast, visitors will find riches of another kind among the Islas del Rosario. Find out more about our new itinerary.
Metropolitan Touring is one of South America’s most known and respected travel companies, providing unrivalled service to our guests for nearly 60 years. Along with our operations in Ecuador, Peru, Argentina, Chile and Colombia, we also own and operate the finest ships for Galapagos Island cruises - the M/V Santa Cruz, Yacht Isabella II and Yacht La Pinta - as well as the Finch Bay Eco Hotel. Come explore with us!
We take immense pride in our Galapagos cruise explorations, during which our guests experience the ever-changing ecological paradise of the islands. Our Galapagos cruises provide opportunities to walk, swim, snorkel, photograph and observe the archipelago’s amazing wildlife in the company of expert naturalist guides. Our Galapagos cruises are characterized by the highest standards of comfort, cuisine and service on board, combining these elements to provide solo-travelers, families and small groups with an unforgettable exploration of ‘the enchanted isles.’
So, pack your bags and come explore with us for a Galapagos cruise of a lifetime!