IDRiM2024 | The 14th International Conference of the International Society for the INTEGRATED DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT

It's time to make a difference. IDRiM2024 comes to Cartagena de Indias to empower the resilience of communities for life. Join us and be part of this transformative movement!

Before embarking on a trip around Colombia and enjoying the warm hospitality of the locals, the beauty of its landscapes and the vast cultural offerings of cities like Bogotá, Medellín, Cartagena, Cali or Barranquilla, it's important to consult the country's entry requirements first.


Citizens of certain countries need to present a tourist visa to gain entry. These can be processed at the Colombian embassies and consulates abroad.

Check countries requiring visas here, clicking our map!

Remember, other types of visas may be required for persons traveling to Colombia for reasons other than tourism. If this is your case, you can check the requirements for study visas at


For entry into Colombia, you should bear certain important recommendations in mind. In this section, you'll find information on bringing in luggage, regulations regarding entry with foreign currency and short-term imports. During your stay in our country, you should also keep on hand the numbers to call for emergency services and for our security and healthcare entities. We will provide you with all of these details right here on this page.

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