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Andres C.

Armenia, Quindio, Colombia

Hola amigos, my name is ANDRES and I'm looking forward to living the COLOMBIAN COFFEE EXPERIENCE with you.

I was born in these BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAINS and although I have had the opportunity to travel to more than 24 countries, I still think Colombia is the most beautiful place on Earth. I started working as a tour guide taking groups of Colombians to different destinations around my country; this is why I have extensive knowledge of all of Colombia. After some time I started taking these groups to other countries. This made me want to show the world all THE GREAT WONDERS WE HAVE here in Colombia, so I decided to study and become a local guide! I have learned a lot from guides in other countries from taking part in their tours.
If you want to know everything about Colombian coffee culture, see how we grow and cultivate THE BEST COFFEE IN THE WORLD and follow the process from the seed to the cup, I'M YOUR GUY! And if you want to fly, whether it be in a hot air balloon, paragliding, or zip lining, over plantain farms, citrus and coffee plantations, we'll do that too! Anything from a relaxing river day floating on a bamboo raft to hiking WITH THE MOST TERRIFIC VIEWS, meeting the tallest Palm in the world or walking along charming towns, you must come and spend some time with me!

A Recent Review of this guide

Andres was a fantastic companion, not just a tour guide. His various interests and entended knowledge turned an eight-hour trip to Salento and Cocora Valley into an unforgettable experience. Andres is a resorceful and effective organizer as well a person of impeccable manners. And there's one vital forte of Andres: his English. If you would like to spend an enjoyable day walking amongst majestic wax palms and colourful streets of Salento, do not hesitate and require Andres as your guide.
Krzysztof Dmowski

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• Valid certification issued by SENA, Colombia's National Apprenticeship Service. (In progress)
• Authorized guide in the P.P.C Program (The Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia)
• International driver license (driving experience all over America and Europe)

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Tours by Andres C.

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Salento cocora and the wax palm tour

Private guided tour visiting salento and the wonderful wax palm

190 USD per tour

(max 5 people)

8 hours

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Tour around the Colombian Coffee Secrets


An authentic expirience, deep inside the coffee culture

120 USD per tour

(max 5 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Typical rafting down 'La Vieja' River


Relax on a bamboo raft while you see the beautiful scenary

315 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

7 hours

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Plantain, magic tour!


Plant, touch, get and taste the most delicious green and ripe plantain

150 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

4 hours

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