Trip Report

Traveling through Colombia's Llanos Orientales (Eastern Plains)

Throughout my year in Colombia, I made it a priority to visit Colombia's Eastern Plains, knows as los Llanos Orientales. This land is mostly flat, hot and has the most beautiful sunrises and sunsets.

by saboozleAtlasGuru Contributor

South AmericaColombia12 days / May - June - December 2018

Highs & Lows

Caño Cristales, Sunrise


Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    I would've spent more days exploring La Macarena and visiting Caño Cristales.

  • How was the food?

    It will be hard to find accommodations if you adhere to a specific diet. Try to plan ahead and warn your tour guides.

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Only because they aren't the most touristy places, they were some of my favorite, most impactful trips.

  • Packing tips?

    Be ready to hike, walk a lot in heat and rain.

  • Any surprises?

    Nope ! Our guides were always very organized and planned well.