Colonial Bogotá, La Candelaria

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    15 May 2017
    Clock 40min      Length2mi
    3 ratings

    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    On this tour you will be walking into the history of my beloved city. You will feel the sense of being a Bogotano and you will enjoy the sensations and sounds that make the centro of this capital a vibrant place to visit. The journey will be starting at the Plaza de Bolívar and ending at the Museo del Oro. Along the way you will hear about the history from colonialism to present day. See the historic buildings that have helped shape the past and revel in the beautiful architecture of the period. From Plaza's to Museums, tranquil Cathedrals to vibrant avenues. Come feel the pulse of this unique city and its fascinating history through the eyes of a local.

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Plaza de Bolívar, Capitolio Nacional, Luis Ángel Arango Public Library, Gabriel García Márquez Cultural Center, Plazoleta del Rosario, Bogotá Gold Museum

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    You can get to the starting point of the tour, the Plaza de Bolívar, by public transportation, transmilenio or taxi. If you are at downtown you can ask how to get to the plaza. The exact adress is Carrera 7 with calle 11. Please go to the front door of the Cathedral, that is located on the northeast side of the plaza.

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Iglesia de San Agustín, Museo Botero, Centro Cultural Gabriel García Márquez, Café Pasaje at plaza del Rosario, Museo del Oro.

    Best time of day:

    Between 8 AM to 5 PM.


    Take care of your belongings, be relaxed but vigilant. This zone is guarded by police and military.

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