Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Learn to Kitesurf in Lago Calima!
Lago Calima is a kitesurfer's paradise less than 2 hours drive from Cali. Often referred to as the "Swiss Alps of South America", Calima's climate is like eternal spring. Lush green mountains surround the lake and town, dotted by swiss-style homes and the wind blows all year long.

Learning to kitesurf is easy - anyone can do it because it requires no special athleticism - as long as you feel comfortable swimming in open water then you are good to go and can learn to ride in as little as 3 days. offers full courses for beginners and includes WKO certification. We also offer comfortable lodging in the KiteHouse for those who want to immerse themselves in kitesurfer culture.
Calima el Darien - the TownSafe, pretty, friendly - the people of Calima el Darien love foreigners and many will want to chat and invite you for coffee. On the weekend, the town blows up with bars, restaurants and discoteques coming alive with weekenders looking for a great time away.

Horseback Mountain Treks
Connect with Nature and be astounded with breathtaking views everywhere you turn your head. Morning and full-day treks takes you up the mountains to find monkeys, numerous waterfalls, and picturesque vistas.
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The Iguana Hostel can arrange City Tours in Cali according to your interests. Beside the usually visited places we are happy to guide you through the street market in the center, to the fruit and flower market Alameda or up to the hill of the three crosses. Nocturnal walking tours can also be organized. The tours are in English or Spanish.