This tour will be an adventure through the most beautiful places found in the capital of the country and some of the most beautiful municipalities of the Cundinamarca department; The colonial history, the architecture and the landscapes of these places will make this tour an unforgettable experience. This adventure will allow you to have a connection with nature during walks through spectacular places, to taste the typical gastronomy of each region, to appreciate the incomparable fauna and flora and get to know the photography of different areas. Join this adventure and visit a wonderful area of this beautiful country.
Bathrooms and private rooms, other features will be provided by the detailed services for each hotel of your choice.
Low level of difficulty, suitable for people without previous experience, short trips of up to one hour walking or by vehicle.
You will begin this tour arriving in a quiet way to the city of Bogotá, where you will be picked up at the airport for the transfer to the chosen hotel. There you can relax and rest before starting this wonderful adventure
Start your tour through the capital of Colombia visiting Monserrate in Bogotá, enjoy the climb by cable car where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the city, thanks to its location at more than 3152 m of high. There you can get to know the church that is located on the top of the hill and that stands out for its whiteness, you will also taste a typical dish of this place full of history and religious icons. After descending you will go to see the Gold Museum in the center of the city where you can view and admire pieces that belonged to indigenous cultures of the pre-Columbian era of Colombia. At the end of this visit, you will be directed to the Botero Museum where you will be delighted with a large number of works by the artist in support of the arts of this beautiful country. Continue visiting the heart of the capital, La Candelarlia, tourist space, which promotes culture and education. Move to Usaquén, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch and you will know a quiet space that still retains its essence of indigenous people, its narrow streets, the church of Santa Bárbara de Usaquén located in the main square, and the different spaces of crafts, culture, and its gastronomy, make this destination an unmissable place. To finish this tour, you will be directed to Zona T, here you will enjoy an afternoon of shopping through a variety of commercial places to suit all tastes.
You will start this day visiting one of the most iconic places in Colombia: Guatavita lake. This lake is also the most famous of the sacred lakes of the ancient Chibcha culture. It has countless legends and incredible events that you can enjoy during the walk around it. You will continue your trip through Guatavita, which is a place of indigenous Muisca ceremonies that is full of history and colonial constructions, this place will be the perfect host for a walk through its stone pavement, so you can admire its beautiful architecture and have an amazing lunch time before arriving to Zipaquirá. This beautiful village will be the perfect place to start the tour through its emblematic salt cathedral. In this architectural place you will find a rich artistic collection of salt and marble sculptures in an entirely religious environment.
You will be able to know an authentic Coffee Farm, you will enjoy a pleasant Coffee Tour to observe closely the magical and fascinating process of cultivation and production of coffee, you will know the wonderful and extensive process of cultivation in seedbeds, harvesting, selection, drying and threshing of the coffee until its grinding roasting and getting to enjoy its wonderful essence in each sip of coffee. This tour will give you the opportunity to learn to evaluate the organoleptic and physical characteristics of coffee such as fragrance, aroma, and acidity through a professional tasting orientation led by an expert.
Enjoy Sutatausa, a place which is completely full of magic and excels for its grandness, allow you to fall in love with Cucunubá, a beautiful little village with amazing architecture and friendly people, here you will enjoy a traditional lunch of this region before you get to know the beauty of its stone pavement, the color green and white of the colonial houses and all the handicraft made of wool that are sold in this zone. We will continue to Ráquira, Colombian handicraft capital, here you will be able to go through all the stores full of local craftsmanships where the Pottery predominates, this is an indigenous tradition that is still alive among its people. Continue your trip visiting Villa de Leyva which is one of the historical and cultural heritages of Colombia and is also one of the most important tourist destinations in the country. In this place you can enjoy an extraordinary dinner and be amazed with the stone pavement and the colonial architecture that remains intact, its cultural diversity is accompanied by the different hotels, inns and restaurants that offer a variety of services for all kinds of clients. We will visit its plaza, one of the most magnificent in America, and its streets that reinforce the glorious character of this wonderful place that enchants every visitor.
Villa de Leyva is one of the historical and cultural heritages places of Colombia and is also one of the most important tourist destinations in the country. In this place is located the ecological park La Periquera, a large nature reserve that has an incredible set of waterfalls and a wide biological diversity. Here you will enjoy of a hike through its woods, rivers and waterfalls which is the main reason for it to be one of the most wanting tours for foreigners and local tourist. Then you will be invited to the Terracotta House, a place full of magic, passion and mud! A delicious dinner will be the perfect closing for this wonderful journey.
The last day, as usual you will take a breakfast on the hotel, after that, you will departure from the hotel to the airport, finishing this amazing adventure.
-Sunglasses, UV filter
-Hat or cap and sunscreen
-Water bottle, thermos or camelback for continuous hydration
-Towel for personal use to use during walks
-Small backpack to use during walks
-Shoes closed and comfortable to walk and easy to dry. Recommended to wear high boots. You can also bring extra sandals
-Lightweight jacket or raincoat
-Wear and use insect repellent
-Basic elements of personal hygiene
-Camera with additional batteries
– Traveler’s documents: passport, identity card or citizenship card, military passbook and health insurance card
• We recommend using comfortable clothes according to the climate of the city, preferably synthetic clothes of fast drying and of light colors. Long pants and shirts or long-sleeved shirts to protect from insects and the sun
• Respect the privacy of the natives of the region (indigenous and / or peasants)
• If you want to take photos with them you must ask permission first
• You must enjoy good health to make this trip
• Do not leave any kind of garbage in the places you visited
•Caring for and respecting the environment and the environment