Colombia - Los Llanos (PDF Chapter)
This is the Los Llanos chapter from Lonely Planet’s Colombia guidebook.
As you head southeast away from Bogotá, the jagged Andean terrain soon flattens out as if a giant guillotine dropped down across the mountains, revealing an endless sea of green grass-lands. This is Los Llanos (the Plains).
- witness the extraordinary combination of colors that explodes to life for a few months a year in Caño Cristales
- base yourself in the lovable provincial town of San José del Guaviare while exploring the surrounding countryside
- stare up in wonder at the fascinating messages left for posterity by long-vanished indige-nous peoples, the Nueva Tolima Cave Paintings
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Villavicencio, San José del Guaviare, Caño Cristales, Parque Nacional Natural El Tuparro.
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