Valledupar

Nabusimake

Nabusimake is the main village of the Arhuaco indigenous tribe.
A spectacular collection of thatched roofed huts surrounded by a stone wall.

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VALLEDUPAR

Capital of the Cesar region of Colombia, Valledupar is the home of Vallento music. Situated on the south east of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valledupar has a lot to recommend itself to the independent traveler.

WHAT TO DO

Nabusimake – see photo
Capital of the Arhuaco indigenous people. 4 hours from Valledupar. Ask at La Provencia Hostel for details.

La Mina
Swim in these natural rock pools that are carved by the flowing water.

Ecoparkque “Los Besotes”
Bird watching and hiking.Considered one of the last surviving dry forests in Colombia. Declared a Wildlife Sanctuary.

Vallenato Music Festival
All things Vallento!

WHERE TO STAY

Provincia Hostel is the number one spot. Great information on getting to all the nearby sites from Nabusimake to bathing at La Mina or in the Río Guatapurí. They have bike hire which is a great option to get around and see what the city has to offer.

http://www.provinciavalledupar.com/