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Fabían Levasseur

I have been traveling to many places until I discovered Colombia and fell in love with this country and its variety of landscape. Each one is more beautiful one after the other. Since then, I decided to live here, sharing my passion for travel with others and helping them enjoy and discover this fabulous country and all the treasures it has to offer.

What places and activities do you specialize in?

"I love nature, whether it is for a peaceful walk, observing fauna and flora, or feeling the adrenaline of an extreme adventure, there are so many possibilities to enjoy the beauty of nature.

I am also a fan of the history of civilization because you always have an opportunity to discover the history and understand better the culture of the country you are visiting. "

How did you get involved in travel?

"I did not travel that much when I was a kid. I spent my summers in my home village near the beach. My first trip abroad was with school when I was fourteen, we were writing letters to English penfriends, and we did a cultural exchange spending one week in each other's family. It gave me a lot of interest in foreign languages and discovering new countries. Then I started to study international tourism. It gave me the chance to travel and work in different countries, in a multicultural environment, and live my passion. "

Please share a unique travel experience you will never forget.

"I will always remember how great I felt walking the streets of Cartagena for the first time, this city really has something in its air that gives you a smile 24/7.

The food and drinks are delicious, people very generous and always give their best so you feel great. I spent some days in Isla Rosario, lazing at the beach, never felt so relaxed, this place is amazing. I could admire one of the most beautiful sunsets I have ever seen in my life. "

Fabían is part of the following groups: Colombia Travel Agents
Coffee and banana plantations in Colombia
12 Days in Colombia - 5 Unique Itinerary Ideas

In a 12-day trip, you can comfortably combine the cultural highlights of Colombia's cities with exploration in national parks. Strike your perfect balance with the itineraries below. Tour Medellín, Bogotá, and Tayrona National Park, or divide your time between the Amazon and the Andes. Check out wildlife sanctuaries and indigenous villages, discover the beaches and history of the Caribbean coast, or get off the beaten path in Santander, a true adventure hub.

A slice of Providencia Island
San Andrés & Providencia - 6 Days

These twin islands off the coast of Nicaragua actually belong to Colombia, making it a multi-cultural beach trip like no other. Start in San Andrés, the more developed of the two isles, where you'll have time to experience Raizal culture before heading to Providencia for three days of hiking, diving, and slow island life. Finish back in San Andrés for one more Caribbean sunset and a reggae show.

The ocean and rocks from Tayrona National Park
Cartagena, Carnival & the Caribbean Coast - 10 Days

This fun itinerary hits the highlights along Colombia’s northern coast, balancing colonial history, beaches, hiking, and relaxation. Wander Cartagena's pretty Old Town and take a speedboat to the Rosario Islands. Drive to Barranquilla, where a raging carnival celebration is held each year. You'll also spend two active days exploring Tayrona National Park and visit a coffee farm in the rolling hills of Minca.

Cartagena Clock Tower
Colombia's Quintessential Highlights - 14 Days

Perfect for first-timers, this classic Colombia itinerary starts in cosmopolitan Bogotá, ending in charming Cartagena. Visit the salt mines and colonial towns of Barichara and Villa de Leyva, hike the Iguaque Sanctuary, and bike in the Suarez Canal. Once you reach the coast, spend a few days exploring Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, where you'll encounter white sand beaches, rainforests, and one of the few coral reefs in Colombia.

Colonial Cartagena and Island Adventure - 4 Days
Colonial Cartagena and Island Adventure - 4 Days

Like pairing a gourmet meal with a fine wine, the best way to complement a trip to the Spanish-colonial fortress city of Cartagena is to include an excursion to nearby Caribbean islands. This short and sweet four-day itinerary offers just that: colonial culture and a relaxing beach holiday wrapped into one.

Sunset over the Amazon
Explore Colombia's Amazon, Andes, and Caribbean Coast - 12 Days

This 12-day adventure will take you through the best of Colombia. You'll travel from Bogotá to the Amazon, the rolling hills of the Zona Cafetera (coffee region), the beaches of Tayrona National Park, and the colonial fortress city of Cartagena. The most exciting part of your trip? A visit to the little-known region of Guaviare, with its mixture of jungle, indigenous communities, red rivers, and ancient rock art that dates back 20,000 years.

Recent trip reviews for Fabían

The best Colombian experience · Colombia - Dec 26 - Jan 6, 2020

Traveler: Jessica J. - Local specialist: Fabían Levasseur

Working with KimKim made my boyfriend and i’s trip that much better! Fabian was awesome, he gave every option I asked for. From seeing multiple cities and including day trips, drivers and hotels at every stop, Fabian wasn’t pushy on the itinerary and was so helpful with all my questions. He set all my nerves as ease going into the trip and allowed for my boyfriend to just enjoy Colombia and not worry about the itinerary.

Throughout the trip, Chio who replaced Fabian (as Fabian sought out a... read more

Working with KimKim made my boyfriend and i’s trip that much better! Fabian was awesome, he gave every option I asked for. From seeing multiple cities and including day trips, drivers and hotels at every stop, Fabian wasn’t pushy on the itinerary and was so helpful with all my questions. He set all my nerves as ease going into the trip and allowed for my boyfriend to just enjoy Colombia and not worry about the itinerary.

Throughout the trip, Chio who replaced Fabian (as Fabian sought out a new position) was excellent. He answered all my questions I had so quickly that I never had to worry at all !

I will definite work with kimkim again in booking my future travels. All the drivers and people who were employed by kimkim to help us we’re all fabualous and so kind. Can’t wait for our next trip!

Jessica

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Fabían Levasseur, local specialist, responded to this review:

Hi Jessica, how are you?

I'm really glad that you enjoy your time in Colombia and that trip met your expectations.

It was truly Fabian and my pleasure to help you make this experience real :)

Best regards,
Chio