"The Lost City" Ciudad Perdida by K1W1

Ciudad Perdida Travel Guide: 51 reviews and 203 photos

Machu Picchu without the crowds

The lost city trek is a 5 or 6 day trek up though the Sierra Nevadas to a ruined city. What makes this different than the Inca Trail is that you will have the trail to yourself (and guides). The trail goes through some fantastic scenery and arrives at the ruins which overlook a beautiful valley. Definitely a highlight to any Colombian trip.

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  • In a nutshell:Culture, fresh air, exercise and fantastic scenery, with no crowds!
  • Last visit to Ciudad Perdida: May 2002
  • Intro Updated Jan 22, 2003
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  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Oct 9, 2006 at 9:37 AM

    Trekking to Ciudad Perdiada sounds like a great experiense. Maybe I should skip other places I have planed to see in Colombia, to go there instead.

  • canesven's Profile Photo
    Jun 30, 2004 at 12:55 PM

    I would like to do that trek in January 2005 with my girlfriend, do you remeber wich agency did you hire or where did you take the tour. Thanks a lot man, great pictures of a great trip.

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Jan 22, 2003 at 9:12 PM

    fantastic travelers page..awesime pics, tanx for sharing

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