The Best Historical Tours in Colombia

Step into the Footsteps of the Past

Santa Marta, Colombia Santa Marta, Colombia

Are you ready to embark on a captivating journey through time in Colombia? We've meticulously analyzed a wide range of historical and cultural guided tours in Colombia, considering key criteria such as price, comfort, guest ratings, service, and activities, in order to find the absolute best. Whether you seek a relaxing holiday filled with rich heritage or an adventurous exploration of historical landmarks, these amazing tours have it all. So, for your next trip, one of these historical tours should have everything you could want because they are the absolute best available. Let's get to it!

The Top 3:

  • 13 Days, $1659.00

  • 3 Days, $408.00

  • 15 Days, $3548.96

What are the historical tour options in Colombia?


Here are the important factors:

  • 5 trip options analyzed
  • $221 average price per day (USD)
  • 3 to 15 days in length
  • 5 of 5 average rating
  • 14 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of historical tours in Colombia, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 14 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 12 days, with tours ranging from 3 to 15 days long. With our thorough analysis of 5 historical tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that Colombia has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 5 Best Historical Tours in Colombia
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by All Reps

13 Days Bogota to Cartagena 7 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 6 to 75 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic voyage has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Discover a journey that spans 7 destinations, with notable stops in Guatape, Cartagena, Armenia, and Cocora Valley. Your journey will begin in Bogota and end in Cartagena. This terrific trip also highights local culture and family-friendly activities. Lasting 13 days, the maximum group size is 15 people, and it's good for guests from 6 to 75 years old. Organized by All Reps , this is a great deal because it's only $128 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Family
  • Walking Tour
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Bamba Travel

3 Days Start/End in Santa Marta 1 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary journey is the perfect choice. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Santa Marta. Spanning across 3 days, the journey accommodates 20 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 10 and up. Offered by Bamba Travel, this remarkable journey is priced at just $136 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Historical
  • Family
by Miller Reisen

15 Days Start/End in Bogota 13 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 1 to 90 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Miller Reisen has received a 5 out of 5 rating. On this 15-day trip you can unwind while also making new memories. With 13 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Silvia, Salento, Zipaquira, and Villa De Leyva, and more. Bogota kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. With a group size of 12 people, it's suitable for guests from 1 to 90 years old. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $237 per day.

  • Sightseeing
  • Historical
  • Family
by GUIDEcuador Travel

15 Days Start/End in Bogota 11 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 18 to 68 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Check out this journey that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 5 out of 5 rating. Along the way, this journey encompasses 11 destinations, including Tayrona National Park, Cartagena, Medellin, and Guatape. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Bogota. Spanning across 15 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 10 participants, and it's great for guests from 18 to 68 years old. Brought to you by the renowned GUIDEcuador Travel, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $289 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Historical
by Paradise Reise Service

13 Days Bogota to Cartagena 9 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 9 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This 13-day journey is ideal for guests from 9 and up. And priced at only $318 per day, it's a great value, too. This itinerary covers 9 captivating destinations, with stops in Villa De Leyva, Cocora Valley, Salento, and Santa Marta, among others. Begin your trip in Bogota and complete it with a memorable finale in Cartagena. It's offered by Paradise Reise Service, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Historical
  • Family

See also The Best Family-Friendly Tours to Colombia, The Best Hiking & Trekking Tours in Colombia, The Best 10-Day Tours in Colombia, The Best One Week (7-Day) Tours in Colombia, The Best 2-Week Tours in Colombia, Tours for Outdoor and Nature Lovers in Colombia, The Best Christmas & New Years Tours in Colombia, The Best Adventure Tours to Colombia, The Best Eco Tours in Colombia, The Best Sightseeing Tours in Colombia, The Best Cultural Tours in Colombia, The Best Food and Culinary Tours in Colombia, The Best Romantic Tours for Couples in Colombia, The Best Tours Under $1000 in Colombia, The Best Luxury Tours to Colombia, The Best Budget Tours to Colombia, The Best Tours for Seniors to Colombia, or The Best G Adventures Tours to Colombia for more tour ideas. With so many options, there's a guided tour or vacation package for every type of traveler.

Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best 3-Day Tours from Bogota, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Bogota, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Cartagena, The Best 10-Day Tours from Bogota, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Bogota for more package tour options.

How much do historical tours in Colombia cost?

Average Daily Price Historical Tours

Visitors will find a large range of terrific options for historical tours when planning a visit to Colombia. The price of these specific trips can vary according to length, destinations, and travel style. The average price of historical tours in Colombia based on data from 5 options is an affordable $221 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Colombia.

And for more information on Colombia, see Colombia Travel Costs and Colombia Hotel Costs.

Budget Your Trip
Budget Your Trip is all about finding out how much everything costs so that you can travel cheaper and longer. With average daily travel costs that are calculated from the budgets of real travelers, you can find out how much money you need to plan your next adventure. On this website you can also find travel advice, accommodation reviews, and activity suggestions.

Some of the links on this website are sponsored or affiliate links which help to financially support this site. By clicking the link and making a purchase, we may receive a small commission, but this does not affect the price of your purchase.