ItineraryTag 1Transfer from Popayan to TierradentroTag 2TierradentroTag 3Tierradentro & Transfer to Popayan
- Tag 1Transfer from Popayan to Tierradentro
Today you will head from Popayan to Tierradentro. Discover another mystical destination of Colombia and visit the National
Archeological Park of Tierradentro. The region was declared a Cultural World Heritage in 1995 for its large number of underground tombs, the so
called hypogea, and well remained monumental statues of human figures. The hypogea can be found all over Latin America from Mexico to
Argentina. It is not the high concentration of underground tombs which makes this region special, but rather its historical heritage.Tag 2Tierradentro
Today you will explore the hypogea of Tierradentro close to "Alto de Segovia" and "Alto del Duende" which are a unique testimony to a pre-Hispanic
society in the northern Andean in the period of 500-900 AD. Discover the cultural wealth and get to know more about the 12m wide burial chambers
and let the guides explain you what the funerary rituals indicate about the social and political structure of this culture.Tag 3Tierradentro & Transfer to Popayan
If you have more time today, you will walk to the "pico de Aguacate" from where you will have an extraordinary view over the amazing
surrounding landscape. If you want, you can also go horsebackriding through this astonishing countryside. Besides you can
visit the little town of San Andres! Discover one of Colombia’s most mystical places and feel the magic!
Then you will head back to Popayan.