Welcome to Pereira, Colombia’s vibrant city nestled in the heart of the Coffee Triangle. With its stunning landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and warm hospitality, Pereira offers a captivating blend of urban charm and natural beauty. There’s so much to see and do here so let us take you on a journey through some of the top incentives in Pereira, from its bustling plazas and colourful markets to its lush coffee plantations and breathtaking viewpoints – you’ll be dying to visit by the end! So buckle in and let’s get planning your next incentive trip to Colombia!

Top Incentives in Pereira

Paddleboard Yoga Cascais - Sup com Alma

Indulge in a day of relaxation and luxury at the Visus Hotel and Spa in Pereira! Treat yourself to a rejuvenating spa experience, where skilled therapists pamper you with a range of massages, facials, and body treatments designed to melt away stress and revitalise your senses. After your spa session, savour a delectable lunch at the hotel’s restaurant, where you’ll be treated to a mouthwatering selection of local and international cuisine. Whether you choose to dine indoors or al fresco, you’ll enjoy impeccable service and breathtaking views of Pereira’s lush surroundings. Panoptic recently visited this hotel and we can attest – the food and the spa are both absolutely amazing! This has to be one of the top incentives in Pereira.

Enjoy a Cacao Tour

The Tasting Room – Wine and Tapas bar in Cascais

Love chocolate? Then this is going to be your top incentive in Pereira! Learn all about the planting and harvesting of this fruit and how it’s turned into amazing chocolate on an interesting cacao tour! This tour promises to be both engaging and delicious as you venture into the Colombian jungle to explore an authentic cacao farm and become part of the production of one of the country’s most famous products. While to tour on its own is interesting, our favourite part has to be the artisanal chocolate tasting, where you get to see the finished product in all its glory.

Stroll Through Bolívar Square

Eco-louge Palaphita, Dome restaurant Cascais

Immerse yourself in the vibrant heart of Pereira by taking a leisurely stroll through Bolívar Square. Surrounded by charming colonial architecture and bustling cafes, this historic square offers a delightful blend of culture, history, and local flavour. Admire the iconic Cathedral of Our Lady of Poverty, a stunning example of neoclassical architecture, and take in the lively atmosphere of the surrounding streets. Browse through artisanal shops, sample local delicacies at nearby eateries, or simply relax on a bench and soak in the sights and sounds of this vibrant plaza. Whether you’re a history buff, a culture enthusiast, or simply seeking a peaceful moment in the heart of the city, Bolívar Square is a must-visit destination in Pereira.

Take a Coffee Tour

Sleepy? Not for long with this coffee tour and experience. Colombian roast coffee is world famous, so why not get involved and find out what it takes to make one of the worlds best cups of coffee! Explore an authentic Colombian coffee farm and take in the fantastic scenery and views that are on offer here as you explore the growing and roasting process of coffee beans. Sit down at the end to take part in a delicious tasting experience and become a coffee connoisseur. You’ll never be able to drink a cup of bland coffee again as this will totally change your coffee palette!

Discover the tranquillity and natural beauty of Pereira at the Botanical Garden, a serene oasis nestled within the bustling city. Wander through lush gardens adorned with vibrant flowers, exotic plants, and towering trees, providing a picturesque backdrop for a leisurely stroll or a peaceful picnic. Explore winding paths that lead to scenic viewpoints, tranquil ponds, and charming gazebos, perfect for relaxation and contemplation. Immerse yourself in the diverse flora of Colombia, from colourful orchids to towering palms, and learn about the importance of conservation and sustainability. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a photography buff, or simply seeking a moment of serenity amidst urban life, the Botanical Garden of Pereira offers a refreshing escape into the beauty of the natural world.

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