With 2 oceans, 3 mountain ranges and 2 inter-andean valleys blessed with a tropical weather. We are rich in ecosystems from mangrooves and coral reefs in the coasts to mangnificent glaciers in the andean mountains but also in culture and history.
Salento is located in the central range of Colombia, in the middle of the coffee axis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Gateway to Los Nevados National Park this small town owns spectacular cloud forests and páramos of which only 10% to 20% of the original ecosystem survive. With more than 3000 species of plants, 300 species of birds, 23 of mammals, and more. This mountains are as the great naturalist and explorer Alexander Von Humbolt used to call them: “The Jewel of the whole andean range”.