EPIC TRIP PRESENTS

QUINDÍO COLOMBIA

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Destination

Filandia is a charming town located in the Quindío department of Colombia, which is part of the Eje Cafetero or Coffee Triangle region. Situated at an elevation of approximately 1,905 meters (6,250 feet) above sea level. This altitude contributes to the town's climate and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscapes.

Filandia typically experiences a temperate climate with average temperatures ranging from around 57°F to 80°F.

Humidity level can vary but are generally moderate, specially considering the town's location in the Andean Region of Colombia.

Itinerary

Day 1

- Arrival to Pereira Airport (Matecaña International Airport, PEI)
- Lunch before road trip to the hotel
- Check in and rest
- Dinner at the hotel to meet the team

Day 2 - First stage (A, B, C)

- Breakfast at the hotel
- Route: Montenegro - Circasia - Filandia
Distance: 62 km
Accumulated ascent: 1,334 MTR+
- Arrival at the hotel
- Lunch at the Small Town
- Dinner at the hotel

Day 3 - Second Stage (A, B, C)

- Breakfast at the hotel
- Route: Salento - Valle del Cocora - Back
Distance: 68 km
Accumulated Ascent: 1,910 MTR+
- Snack at Salento Town before coming back**
- Dinner and night out at Filandia Town, or stay at hotel in advance*

Day 4 - Day off

- Breakfast at the hotel***
- Visit to a Family Coffee Farm with the owners***
- Walk and free shopping*
- Dinner at Restaurant, or stay at hotel in advance*

Day 5 - Third Stage (A, B, C)

- Breakfast at the hotel
- Route: Quimbaya - Piedras de Moler - Back
Distance: 70 km
Accumulated Ascent: 1,604 MTR+
- Dinner at Restaurant or hotel in advance*

Day 6 - Fourth Stage (A, B, C)

- Breakfast at the hotel
- Route: Quimbaya - Pueblo Tapao
Distance: 60 km
Accumulated Ascent: 1,220 MTR+
- Dinner and night out at Filandia Town, or stay at hotel in advance*

*Optional - Not included
**Recommended - Not Included
***Optional included

INCLUSIONS

Included

  • Six nights accommodation at boutique lodgings: Casa Du Velo Hotel
  • A team of experienced guides and mechanics to provide local knowledge and support.
  • Transportation from/to the airport, and programmed trips explained in the itinerary with the group.
  • Daily route accompaniment.
  • Breakfast, snacks, and hydration during the rides and the first day dinner.
  • F7 and Tarmac SL8 Pro

Not included

  • Airfaire.
  • Additional meals and services from the hotel, including tune-ups or mechanics.
  • Snacks, lunches and dinners in restaurants.
  • Lodging before and after the trip.
  • Personal items purchases during the trip.
  • Guide/Hotel gratuities.

Keep in mind

  • If you want to take a meal at the hotel, you'll need to confirm with them one day prior or early in the morning.
  • Please note that the hotel does not have air conditioning, but the temperature at night can bo cold when the windows are open.
  • You don't need to worry about insects or animals getting into your room, it's safe!
  • There are bikes for rent at the hotel, that have to be reserved and paid with the hotel directly:
    - Tarmac SL6: 1- 52, 54, 56, 58
    - 3 Turbo Creo: 2 M and 1 L.
  • The hotel has a spa and massages that need to be reserved and paid with the hotel directly once you arrive, or the day before.