Waterfall La Chorrera de Choachí Hike Tour + Optional Lunch

Choachí, Cundinamarca

7 hours

Tour Type

Private Tour




Español, Inglés


The capital city of Colombia also has tons of adventure experiences for you to have a connection with nature. Visit Guadalupe hill and see Bogotá from its viewpoint. Explore La Chorrera Natural Park its waterfalls and its lush landscapes on this guided hiking trip from Bogotá. The hike is suited for any hiker and you’ll also be able to choose an option with lunch included.

Why should I visit the Waterfall La Chorrera de Choachí?

Not everything is about plans in the city, Bogotá and its surroundings are way more than that! Let us prove it by taking you to misty waterfalls in the mountain forest. Just a short drive from Bogotá, and located in the forest of the Andes mountains, the highest waterfall in Colombia lies waiting: La Chorrera de Choachí featuring caves and mesmerizing views.

The hills surrounding this Andean plateau are full of adventures, ready for you to jump in. So why not come with us to this amazing waterfall park? It’s just a short drive away! And if you want to keep exploring the beauty of nature, we invite you to check more natural parks near Bogotá for hiking.


This journey to the “Mountains of the Moon” will start when one of our guides and a driver pick you up in your hotel. Before getting to La Chorrera we will visit Guadalupe, one of Bogotá’s best viewpoints. See its imposing landscape and then head to Choachí, to the entrance of the park.

Once there and before delving deeper into the park, we’ll visit its first smaller waterfall, El Chiflón. This one is 55 meters tall, and adventurers often rappel down its icy fall.

As we advance, learn of the park’s history, the local ecosystem, and recent challenges Explore the park’s other curiosities like its “monkey stones”, and the peculiarities of these cloud forests. Thick with vegetation and often mist, these forests are filled with alluring mystique, and walking through them is a unique experience.

Deeper inside the park, you’ll find La Chorrera: a tiered or stepped 590 meters tall waterfall. This one you can’t rappel down, but you can marvel at! Take in the mighty sight and rest your feet before taking the trail back out of the park.

Finally, you’ll be able to join in with some of the locals for a fantastic local lunch before heading back to Bogotá.


  • The unforgettable view of the highest waterfall in Colombia: La Chorrera, and a smaller one (El Chiflón)
  • A brief lesson on Colombian fauna and its unique ecosystem of Páramos (moorlands) and fog forests
  • The retelling of our history, from indigenous to armed conflict
  • Steep slopes, slippery slopes, rocky slopes. All kinds of slopes!


  • Gran Colombia Tours private guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in private transportation
  • Entry to La Chorrera Natural Park
  • Lunch (if chosen)
  • All-risk insurance
  • Breakfast
  • Extra purchases

Know before you book

  • Keep in mind this tour does not offer vegan options
  • In dry season the waterfall decreases significantly

Frequently asked questions

The maximum temperature in the waterfall La Chorrera is 13°C (56°F). The hike will go up and down through hills and rugged trails so bring comfortable hiking shoes, and a cane if you need it. As we will be near cloudy ecosystems, we suggest bringing a rain jacket.

The drive to Waterfall La Chorrera from Bogotá takes 1 hour and a half. This time may vary depending on traffic.

Waterfall La Chorrera is the tallest in the country at 590 meters tall.

Usually, you must pay a ticket to visit the park where the waterfall is located. However, when you book this tour the price for the entrance is already covered.

Tour's Location

Choachí, Cundinamarca



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