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Bogotá: 3-Hour Private Tour of La Candelaria

Bogotá: 3-Hour Private Tour of La Candelaria

From US$ 41.94 per person

Come explore the history of Colombia’s capital in a private tour of its historic downtown. Admire colonial houses, baroque churches, and art deco architecture in La Candelaria before tasting typical drinks at a local café.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pick up is available for hotels in central Bogotá. Please confirm your hotel name and address upon booking.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit historical landmarks in the downtown area
  • Learn Bogotá's colonial and indigenous past through history and local graffiti
  • Enjoy chicha, Colombian coffee, and fresh juices
  • Explore Colombia's complicated relationship between the state, the drug trade, and guerrillas
Full description
Discover what Bogotá’s Candelaria neighbourhood has hidden away. Inscribed in graffiti and mixed in the drinks, you’ll discover Bogotá’s colonial and indigenous past, the roots of Colombian history. Explore the Chorro de Quevedo Square before continuing on to La Concordia Marketplace where you'll taste local fruits and juices. Visit Santander Square, located in between old and new Bogotá, and admire the skyscrapers on 7th Avenue, among them the impressive Avianca building. Visit the Simón Bolívar Square where you'll hear the stories of the intricate relationship between the state, drug trade, and guerrillas. Finally, visit a local café to learn about coffee culture and brewing from an expert.   Open to groups of any size, this private group tour offers hotel pick up, drop-off, and transfers in an air-conditioned car.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Private group transportation
  • Chicha tasting
  • Fruit and juice tasting
  • Coffee tasting
  • All-risks insurance
  • Extra purchases
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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Excellent route, meet wonderful places and people who do with passion. Our guide of a great human quality, with great knowledge Bogota is beautiful ...

February 20, 2021

My experience has been very pleasant and interesting! Francisco as a guide has been the best choice I could make! Knowing and deepening knowledge of the history and culture of the city was an unforgettable experience!

October 27, 2021

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