Colombia Ecoturismo SAS (CE) offers expedition and adventure cruises with an emphasis in destinations of the Colombian coasts. It is an innovative product that expands the ecotourism market in Colombia and the region by offering the best travel experience to national and international travelers looking for destinations rich in bio-diversity, history and culture.
By offering adventure expeditions, CE seeks to contribute in increasing environmental awareness, economic integration of communities visited, and promotion and dissemination of these destinations while meeting strict standards of environmental protection, safety and quality service.
On the other hand, CE will contribute to the development of Colombia’s maritime industry by joining efforts with maritime training institutes, foundations and state entities dedicated to promote job creation and economic development of Colombian coastal communities.
CE as ship owner and operator of expedition and adventure cruise ships which makes it a pioneer of cruise shipping in Colombia, will be recognized nationally and in the region, as a leader in the developing and integration of the multiple destinations offered by Colombia’s coast lines and surrounded areas by providing regular cruise ship itineraries filled with a high environmental education component and complemented with onboard ecotourism activities contributing greatly to the sustainable development of communities in the hinterlands.
Colombia Ecoturismo is composed by two companies. The two companies described below are owned by Jorge E. Murillo Zuluaga, who acts as legal representative of both organizations. These two companies were created with the purpose of leasing, buying, operating and commercially exploiting expedition and adventure cruises with itineraries with emphasis on the Colombian Coastlines to maximize the strategic potential of Colombia’s location that allows for the integration of destinations in countries of the region like Panama, Costa Rica and Ecuador.
- COLOMBIA ECOTURISMO SAS (CE), RUT # 900347626-5 is a company registered in Bogotá, Colombia on April 22, 2010. Capital subscribed and paid 3,000 million Colombian pesos. The company has the National Tourism Registry No.21097. COLOMBIA ECOTURISMO SAS is registered with the DIMAR as Maritime Transportation Company with assigned routes.
- BLUE WATER JOURNEYS INC (BWJ), registered in Hollywood, Florida, United States, EIN # 26-2727313, founded on May 5, 2008. The company is registered in the IHS Fairplay with the IMO (International Maritime Organization) with the No. 5568589.