Cali to Quibdo Bus
The route from Cali to Quibdo is at a distance of 263 mi (423 km) and it takes about 9 hours travelling by bus. The terrestrial transportation company Arauca covers this route, providing to the customers bus tickets that can be bought on line and with varied schedules to make their choice. Quibdo is near the forest areas of the country, being the link between the colombian littorals, through the rivers San Juan and Atrato, that you can go across as a tourist attraction. The climate in Quibdo is tropical and it's the city with the highest annual average of precipitations of the world. The average temperature is 80.6 °F (27 °C). It's recommended to bring light cotton clothes to maintain you cold and never forget an umbrella to protect you from precipitations.
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Santiago de Cali is one of the oldest cities in Colombia. It was founded in 1536 by the conquistador Sebastián de Belalcázar. Before the conquest, Cali was inhabited by indean tribes such as the gorrones, timbas and morrones. During the firest days of the XIX century, cali will join the efforts to achieve independency from spain, and rised on July 3rd of 1810, making an alliance with neighbouring cities as was done by the natives in the Cauva Valley to oppose the spaniards decades earlier.Due to its location, which is ideal for the development of commerce, Cali began to transform into one of the biggest cities of the country at the beginning of the XXth century, in part due to the construction of new means of transportation - such as trainways and highways- which connect the city with the Buenaventura port, favoring the exportation industry. Present day Cali is a prosperous city, which is known as the colombian capital of the rumba and salsa due to the great number renowned schools that teach these dances.
Quibdó is the capital of the Department of Chocó, located in the north west area of Colombia. The city has a strong influx of afroamerican people, who migrated into the city after the abolition of slavery in Colombia. The city is located in one of the most dense rainforest area of Colombia, near big ecological and native reserves.The city gained importance after the discovery of gold and platinum deposits in the Atrato valley. The biodiversity of the flora and fauna of the region, along with stunning vistas make Quibdó a touristic destination frequented by tourists who want to relax.