Take a journey through the culture and history of Bogotá from colonial times to the present. We begin in the bohemian barrio of La Macarena. From there we’ll make our way down from the mountains and through the beautiful parks and urban landmarks of the city both colonial and modern. You will be captivated by the rhythm of the city, the history and the nature of this special land that is very near to the stars. Come and enjoy the city through a local’s eyes and leave with a part of Bogotá in your heart.
La Macarena, Parque de la Independencia, Torres del Parque, Carrera Séptima, Torre Colpatria, San Diego Church, Centro Internacional, Museo Nacional, San Martín, La Merced, Parque Nacional.
The tour starts at the restaurant El Patio, at Carrera 4A # 27-86. Barrio La Macarena. You can get there by taxi.
Places to stop along the way:
Any restaurant in La Macarena. La Independencia Park. La Rotonda. Museo Naciona. Parque Nacional.
Best time of day:
Between 9AM and 5 PM.
The area is safe but be street smart and use common sense.
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