Overland Travel in Colombia
Colombia is increasingly popular among overlanders. And rightfully so. Among the kindest and most hospitable people in South America, just meeting Colombians is a reason to visit the country.
Good asphalt meanders for kilometers through the Andean Mountains, allowing for pleasant road trips to picturesque and traditional villages. Drive through Colombia’s famous coffee region, and take time to rough camp in the unique landscape of the Tatacoa Desert.
olombia is home to many old Renault 4s and Coen is a happy man. News in 2019 about the prototype of an electric, convertible e-Plein Air.
On a continent so rich in salt flats, wetlands, glaciers, canyons, and deserts, what were among our favorite places in South America to be blown away?
Driving from North America to South America is popular. Here overlanders answer the question why they drive the Pan-American Highway.
The Andes Mountains covers 7 countries and 4,300 miles. Here are 9 mind-blowing mountain passes in South America that we crossed.
We crossed Los Llanos in Colombia, a spectacular 6-day road trip across vast plains with cattle, wildlife and oil business.
Away from the Pan Americana, driving in Colombia is spectacular through remote regions. Here are our 5 favorite road trips in Colombia.
The Colombia Travel Guide details border crossings, money matters, documentations, road conditions, safety issues, and more.
Updated: GPS Waypoints for campgrounds and rough camps in Colombia, including in Los Llanos.
Where’s the line between being foolish and adventurous? Getting the best info we could, we decided to drive to the Chocó, in Colombia.
We met Academia 4×4’s founder in Bogotá and joined him for one of the fun and exciting competitions he organized: the Duel of Couples.
A photo somewhere on the Internet was enough reason to check it out ourselves: the Amagá railroad bridge, south of Medellín. Like in other South American countries, once flourishing railroad systems … Read more
A workshop is more than a collection of cars that need to be fixed. In fact, you could see it as a place of art.
Cali, in Colombia, is known for salsa and nightlife, but there are other reasons to visit this vibrant city. Enjoy streetlife and sightseeing.
We crossed the little-used border crossing of San Miguel between Ecuador and Colombia, and drove across Putumayo to Mocoa.