Wat je gaat doen
100% Colombian Get to know the emerald industry from the inside with a two hour adventure where you'll experience emeralds from the raw to the gem. On the first stop Wilson Murcia master cutter will explain the chemical elements that make up an emerald and its physical and chemical characteristics. You'll get to see raw emeralds and experience the whole cutting process. The next stop is the Emerald Trade Center, where the anthropological dynamics of the business are explained. There, you'll get to know one of the purchasing offices of our own company and see real negotiations. The third stop is on a artisan jewelry workshop, you will be able to learn about the manufacture of handmade jewels, metal smelting and see finished pieces. Our last stop is on the Emerald Nation private office, where you will get to know high-value stones and collectible specimens of the Colombian Emerald Museum Corporation, and have exclusive access to a private collection stones that most visitors cannot access. Finally, test your newly acquired knowledge and identify the most expensive stones or how much a jewel or a stone could cost. You will also have the opportunity to buy stones and support a foundation that supports people in the Emerald mining area of Colombia. *Additional stops can be made depending on availability.
My name is Gustavo Rodríguez Salazar, I am a 24-year-old Colombian entrepreneur and founder of one of the Colombian emerald brands with the highest national and international growth. I have been working in the emerald industry for 7 years with a family legacy of 45 years. I've been recognized by several magazines and the most important business newspaper in Colombia and Latin America as one of the entrepreneurs that is "recovering the credibility of the Colombian emerald." At Emerald Nation, we firmly believe that honesty, ethics and sustainability are the most important pillars to build a better country. Join me and get to know one of the flagship industries of Colombia and to contribute in the construction of a new history for emeralds.
Wat er is inbegrepen
Try some traditional Colombian pastries with vegan and vegetarian options included.
Drink traditional and artisan gourmet Colombian coffee from different regions of the country.
Waar je naartoe gaat
We will conduct our tour through various locations in downtown Bogotá and specially the emerald trade zone.
Dingen om rekening mee te houden
Annuleer ten minste zeven dagen vóór de geplande begindatum van de ervaring of binnen 24 uur na aankoop om volledige restitutie te krijgen.
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Vereisten voor gasten
Er kunnen maximaal 6 gasten van 3 jaar en ouder deelnemen.
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Colombian Emerald Trader Experience
$34 per persoonNieuwe ervaring
$34 per persoon