"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 Aguas Lindas Ecological Trail is located in the southwest of Versalles municipality, in the La Suiza little riverbed. This place was created in 1992 for the officials of the Regional Autonomous Corporation of Valle del Cauca (CVC) and the municipal administration with the purpose of designing a space for environmental education and protection of the watershed. Thus, after a lot of effort from the community, this space has managed to become a unique tourist attraction that the municipality of Versalles has to offer.
This trail promises 4 kilometers of route amidst abundant vegetation and native species. The place is peaceful and allows its visitors to enjoy contact with nature and the sound of wildlife. Also, it has a viewpoint from which you can admire the municipality and watch as the mist of the afternoon descends on the resplendent landscape.
To make you feel more like visiting this ecological trail, we will tell you a very important about Versalles: this town is known as the "paradise of Colombia". Here, the facades of the houses are full of color, the illustrations of the beautiful coffee landscapes of the area are immortalized on the walls, the geographical location of the municipality makes it worthy of a climate with very pleasant low temperatures and, in addition, there is a landscape mountainous dream. To all this, add that the human quality of the locals make this a true paradise.
How to get there?
The Aguas Lindas ecological trail is located in Versalles municipality. One option, after arriving to the municipality, is to head towards El Parque Central. This works as a meeting point from where you start walking towards the entrance to the trail. To get to the municipality the shortest route, by car, is to take the Cali-Yumbo highway, continue the trip through the El Cerrito, Ginebra, Buga, Andalucía, Zarzal and La Unión municipalities, after that, you will find Versalles.