For general information about tourism in Colombia visit the Portal of the Ministry of Tourism www.colombia.travel
How to book a Colombia trip with us?
For you ideal Colombia trip follow this steps to make your reservation:
Confirm the offer by e-mail and send us the completed registration
form with the scanned passport copies of all participants.
You will receive a confirmation with a payment summary.
You transfer the reported deposit amount to our account in
We confirm the payment
You get max. 35 days before the beginning of the journey to send
documentation incl. Vouchers, tickets, packing list & notes.
Last payment max. 30 days prior to departure
See more payment options below in the following question.
How to make the payment?
Three ways to pay:
Confidence is certainly an important point when booking a long-distance trip, which we are aware. Our customers and the official tourist office in Colombia "Proexport" with
headquarters in Frankfurt will gladly provide information about us. When asked about a Certificate of Security, we point out that we can not exhibit these as non-European tour operators. We
are prepared, however, and offer three options for paying your trip:
Directly above us, i.d.R. 20-30% deposit and final payment until 30
days before departure. All payments in EUR are make on our account in Germany.
Small surcharge on our Germany-based partner agency Solecu Tours
GmbH. You get a Certificate of Security.
Payment in arrears through the worldwide network operators
Trottermundo, transfers on account in Austria. You pay a small fee max. 7 days after you have finished your Colombia trip.
What are the migrations conditions for Colombia ?
EU citizens must show a passport valid for 6 months in order to get a
passport stamp for 30 , 60 or 90 days . The same applies to citizens of Australia, New Zealand , Japan and most countries in the Americas .
When is the optimal time to travel to Colombia?
A detailed article on this topic can be found in our blog.
Due to the location on the equator, the weather in Colombia during the year has minor fluctuations in temperature. The temperature varies depending on the height above sea level.
There are rainy and dry seasons, these periods are also region-dependent. In the mountains and on the coast the months of April, May and September to November are the rainiest, in the Amazon
region, from October to May. Nevertheless, also in this rainy season almost every day the sun appears at least once, so you can travel the country in the whole year.
Which vaccinations do I need for Colombia?
No vaccinations are required. The only exception is when you are going to visit the Amazon region, a yellow fever vaccination is required. Current information can be found
on the website of the Federal Foreign Office.
How far in advance should I book?
Basically the sooner the better. You need to make sure you have your spot, for example, in a group trip these groups are limited to 12 people, on the other hand, you the trip
planning, amon other things, depends on the availability of local services.
How is the security situation in Colombia?
The security situation in Colombia has improved dramatically in recent years. The bad image of the 80s and 90s no longer represents the present. Today, the country is considered
as a safe destination and is even presented by prestigious media like the New York Times as one of the top destinations. The places where tours take place are very safe. Violent acts occur only
in certain, mostly remote parts of the country. All in all, a trip to Colombia under the security aspect is no different from a trip to other countries in Latin America. Additional information
can be found at the Foreign Office.
Are international flights in tours on i show you Colombia SAS Included?
Our offers mostly contain no international flights. However, we can, if desired, we can book an international flight for you.
Cash in Colombia?
The currency in Colombia is the Colombian peso (€ 1 = 3000 pesos). By debit card and credit cards (VISA, MasterCard) you can get money easily in a ATM. Credit cards are accepted
in all major cities, hotels, shops and restaurants. Nevertheless, the change of some Euros or US dollars is recommended for all cases. These can be exchanged on site in exchange offices or
The mains voltage is 110V in Colombia and sockets are designed for two-pole flat plug (US standard).
Apart from the usual rules of politeness, there is no specific code of conduct. Everyday clothing is usually enough, in particular social occasions as well as in fine restaurants
you should dress appropriately. Smoking in restaurants is prohibited in almost all reastaurants.
Taxi drivers usually expect a tip. Porters in airports and hotels should give 3,000 pesos per bag. Restaurants, bars or cafes put 10% service charge on the bill and expect
this amount, but is not mandatory.
Questions? >> We will be glad to help you!