Enjoy Colombia's world famous "Festival of Flowers", a riot of colour and cultural extravaganza celebrated each year in the vibrant city of Medellin, one of the country's most up-and-coming tourist destinations.
During the first week of August, Medellin throws open its doors to the outside world to showcase the very best of Colombia. Events include orchestral performances, horse fairs, handicrafts market and traditional "Tablados" (street parties) culminating in a huge parade of "silletas", beautiful and intricate flower arrangements some measuring over 15 feet in diameter carried through the streets by the local flower-growers.
Last Frontiers can offer a 10 day trip to Colombia from £1794 per person based on 2 people departing on the 1st August. The price includes return international flights with Iberia, one night in Bogota on arrival, 7 night's bed and breakfast at the 4* Hotel Park 10 in Medellin, a half day city tour, tickets to the flower parade and all relevant transfers.