This beautiful ecological walk is right next to the Hostal. Included Free.
Just a few steps from the hostel you can go into a small forest reserve and take this 20-30 minute tour, get to know different species of trees and fruits that are marked as the chachafruto, guava, crazy tree, green and black tree, between others; as you can also spot birds of the region as the Barranquero or the Toucan. At the end of this tour you can continue the walk in the Aldea de los Artesanos, home of Salento artisans where you can browse through the different craft exhibitions.
Want a spot to clear your mind?
This trail gives you an immediate tranquility, surrounded by nature and birds, away from the center but within Salento.
Walking in forests, between trees and nature brings many benefits for your mind and body.
Quoted from the page "Research shows that the elements of nature such as water, vegetation, animals, aromas, sounds of nature, colors and everything that nature implies condition physiological aspects in brain functioning.
Neuroscience confirms the health benefits of being able to enjoy natural habitat, is also discovering the functional aspects of the intricate anatomy and physiology of the human brain, how it is modified according to environmental factors and how they influence the cognitive and mental health. Today there is scientific evidence of the benefits of ecological therapy. The Japanese practice of the "forest bath" reduces the heart rate, blood pressure and the production of stress hormones, in addition to stimulating the immune system and improving the general feeling of well-being. "