What are the major mountain ranges in Colombia?


What is the main mountain range in Colombia?

The Cordillera Central is the highest of the Andean ranges of Colombia, rising to an average height of 10,000 feet (3,000 metres). It is a continuation of the Ecuadoran volcanic structure.

How many mountains ranges are in Colombia?

Travelers are voting Pico Cristóbal Colón, Ritacuba Blanco and Nevado Del Tolima as the best of 23 mountain ranges in Colombia. Also popular are Nevado del Ruiz in Caldas, Farallones de Cali in Cali and Nevado Del Huila in Huila.

What are the mountains in Colombia called?

The Andes Cordillera (mountain range) enters Colombia in the south-western part of the country and it is divided into two chains: the Cordillera Occidental (Western mountain range) and the Cordillera Central (Central mountain range).

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