Choachí, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Choachí, Colombia? If you're planning to go to Choachí, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Choachí, Colombia

Based on the climate and weather in Choachí, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Choachí, Colombia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Choachí, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

Choachí is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen

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What to wear/what to pack for Choachí, Colombia by month

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January

In January, Choachí can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Choachí, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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February

February in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

In March, Choachí is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Choachí, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

April in Choachí is crisp and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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May

If you go to Choachí in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Choachí in June, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July in Choachí is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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August

August in Choachí is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September in Choachí is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

In October, Choachí is relatively cool and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Choachí, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

If you go to Choachí in November, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

If you visit Choachí during December, you are likely to see that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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Activities for Choachí, Colombia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Choachí.

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