"The Biennial is a trip to discover new worlds and also to be discovered and seduced by new movements, lenguages and imaginaries to think about dancing as a way to express our emotions" says Amparo Sinisterra de Carvajar, president of the 2nd Biennial.
This is the Pacific festival, in which the most importat thing is to highlight the gastronomy, the folk music and the traditions of this region in Valle del Cauca. It is an awesome experience for the locals and of course for the visitors who want to dive into this culture.
This is one of the most important and traditional festivals in Colombia. In which the favorite attractions are the "Salsódromo", the "Cali viejo" carnival, the antique cars parade, the "Melómanos" meeting, the "Superconcierto" a really nice musical show, between other shows ans events.
The National Park of the Heliconias is located in the rural area of Caicedonia. It possesses 5.6 hectares of land within there are cultivated 120 varieties of heliconias and other tropical flowers. For this reason, its gardens dazzle color and beauty in an unparalleled way. This is the perfect space to recreate in family and appreciate the wonders that grow in a fertile land which is worked with love, just as the Valle del Cauca land. This National Park will give you the opportunity to see beautiful landscapes and unique sunsets. No tourist can miss out this awesome place.
The park works as a center for environmental education and agro-tourism development, where exotic and native flowers of the region are grew, exhibited and marketed. Along with this, the managers of the place helps to the conservation of species of flora, fauna and natural resources. In addition, the park offers this facilities: accommodation, conference room, gazebo with telescope, convenience stores, food court and bar. Also, there are activities such as educational workshops, bird watching, outdoor recreational activities and ecological walks.
How to get here?
The Natural National Park of the Heliconias is located in Los Limones, between the municipalities of Caicedonia and Sevilla, specifically at Kilometer 5 in the Caicedonia-Sevilla road. If you need to take a bus, from the transport terminal of Cali, the company Expreso Palmira offers a route to the Caicedonia municipality.