Bogotá city tour with Monserrate Sanctuary
City tours

Bogotá city tour with Monserrate Sanctuary

Availability: Daily
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover La Candelaria neighborhood walking through its picturesque cobblestone streets
  • Marvel at the works of the greatest Colombian contemporary artist at the Botero Museum
  • Learn about the social and historical dynamism that shaped Colombia at Plaza de Bolívar
  • Let yourself travel through a journey of native pre-Hispanic cultures at the Gold Museum
What to expect

Explore the most relevant sights of the city in one day. Your guide will teach you about the historical and current facts of Colombia.

The first stop will be a visit through the picturesque cobbled streets of La Candelaria, where you'll visit the Botero Museum, which features works of the eccentric artist who has become an icon of Colombian contemporary art, Fernando Botero. Then, we'll stop at Chorro de Quevedo to appreciate the diverse contrasts that the historical center offers and learn more about Bogotá's history.

After the walking tour in La Candelaria, you'll reach Plaza de Bolívar, the main square of the city. The square is surrounded by administrative and governmental buildings that have been fundamental to the historical processes of the country.

Next, you'll walk through Jimenez Avenue and see an impressive collection of indigenous gold pieces at the Gold Museum. You'll have the chance to shop at the handicrafts market at Santander Park.

To end this tour, we'll visit Monserrate Sanctuary, located within the imposing Eastern Hills of the city, at an altitude of 3150m above sea level. Ascending to the top of the mountain on a cable car, you'll reach the most notorious pilgrimage point of the city and an incredible lookout spot in the capital below. This is a spot to grasp the historical and spatial context of the city.

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What's included
  • Cable car ticket
  • Insurance
  • Entrance fees
  • Guided tour
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
Where

Bogotá, Colombia

Meeting point:
  • Pick-up at your hotel
What to remember
  • The order of the tour can be modified due to weather conditions
  • The Gold Museum is closed on Monday, however, we can change it to another museum according to the group's interests
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When
  • Daily at 8.30am and 2.00pm
  • Sundays only at 8.30am
  • Blackout dates: 24, 25 and 31 December; 1 January
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Provider
IMPULSE Travel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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