Arrival to Leticia
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The easiest way to travel to Leticia is to buy a plane ticket to Bogotá. Most international flights arrive in Bogotá in the afternoon so you will need to spend one night in Bogotá and travel by plane to Leticia next day. If you arrive before 11.30 AM, you will be able to arrive to Leticia the same day of your arrival. For the convenience of our students, we offer a Bogotá pick-up package which consists of a transfer, a safe hotel and flight tickets to Leticia. You can also travel to Leticia independently, by booking a plane from Bogotá or various other cities in Colombia. Our Spanish language school offers a free pick-up from Leticia Airport.
From Manaus, Brazil
Various times a week, speedboats arrive to Leticia’s Brazilian neighbor-city Tabatinga from the Brazilian Amazon city Manaus. The trip takes 3 days and costs between US$ 65 and US$ 250, depending on whether you choose to sleep in a hammock or a cabin.
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Downriver boats to Leticia leave twice a week, the journey takes two days and costs between US$ 15 to US$ 20. Amazon Tours & Cruises offers more luxurious cruise trips to Leticia.
Transportation in Leticia
To travel around Leticia to different places, you can take a boat. To travel by land, you can rent a motorbike or take a motor-taxi, since cars are barely used in Leticia.