Geography fact: Timaná was the name of the original inhabitants of the region.
Timaná is a municipality located in the South of Huila, Colombia, about a 180 km away from Neiva. Surrounded by the Central and Cordillera Central and Occidental ranges of the Colombian Andes, the area boasts good soils and high altitude – the perfect environment for growing speciality coffee.
Timana is the land of a heroic woman “La Gaitana” famous for her love for her community and courageous life in defense of her people during the Spanish regime. The history of this town was first developed by ancestral Indian settlements known for their hand made mud vessels. As an icon of freedom, this town of heroes is well represented in the spirit of the coffee farmers who live to cultivate and offer the best coffee cup.