"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 río Madrevieja Videles (river) is a legacy of the fauna and flora of the Valle del Cauca. Additionally, it is an abundant water source of the township of Guabas, in Guacarí. This wetland is home to species such as the chigüiro, the snake rabo de ají, the boa petacona, squirrels, turtles, iguanas and lizards. In addition, there is a great amount of flora, like immense samanes, chitados and chiminangos, that serve as refuge for different animals and visitors. In the río Madrevieja Videles (river) you can enjoy a refreshing swim in crystalline waters and with the ideal climate that this wetland has.
Dare to go hiking and ecological walks in this place, which has 15 hectares of wonderful nature.
How to get there?
To get to Guacarí from the ground transportation of Cali, you can take bus routes from the companies Líneas del Valle-Tax Central or Coodetrans Palmira. The trip lasts approximately 2 hours and costs $ 7.000 Colombian pesos ($2.38).
The township of Guabas is 9.3 feet away from the Guacarí Park. Once in Guabas, you will travel 1.8 feet in a gravel road and you will get to the río Madrevieja Videles (river).