Cocora Valley hike How to get to the Acaime farm
Distance: 6.7 km one way
Hiking time: 2h30 one way
Equipment: hiking shoes or good trainers, warm clothes, sleeping bag
The Cocora valley hike will transport you from fields full of cows and wax palm trees (world’s highest ones), to a forest in the mountains in a few hours.
Arriving to the Cocora Valley
If you have your own car there is no specific difficulty to get to the Cocora village. If you don’t have a car, from Salento you can get in one of the Willy’s for a few pesos, they depart from the city’s main square.
Turn right after the restaurant « Bosque de Cocora », also known as “Donde Juan B” and you will be on the free entrance track.
The walk is easy and you won’t be climbing for the first kilometers, but the path can be very muddy on…