FREE TOUR BOGOTÁ

The best option to discover the city in an economical way.

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What does the Free Tour Bogota consist of?

Possibly your best option to get to know Bogota in a fun and authentic way.

Free Tours in downtown Bogota,Colombia

A moment of culture and fun for everyone.

Enjoy your free tour of Bogota as a couple, with friends or in a group!

Free tours in Bogota are the perfect excuse to take the time to learn more about Colombia’s cultural heritage.

Bogotá free tours are free tours organized by guides who show the most emblematic tourist sites of a town or city. These tours are usually done on foot.

Although there are several options and types of free tours in Colombia, most of them are tours that include approximately 10 to 12 people. and last between 1 and 3 hours depending on the planned itinerary.

In any case, always check the detailed information we provide to know all the details of your free tour: schedules, cancellation policy, meeting point and all the information you need to make the most of your experience without having to worry about anything.

What to see and do in Bogota?

Bogota, the capital of Colombia, is a vibrant city full of history. Known as “The Athens of South America”, Bogota is distinguished by its rich cultural and artistic offerings. The city is home to a large number of museums, theaters and galleries exhibiting works by both local and international artists. In addition, Bogota’s historic center contains colonial and republican architectural treasures that tell the story of the country’s evolution over time.


Bolivar Square
Plaza de Bolivar, located in the heart of Bogota, is an emblematic place that represents the history and identity of Colombia. This historic square is named after the national hero Simón Bolívar and has become a meeting point for citizens and tourists visiting the capital. Surrounded by impressive buildings such as the National Capitol, the Primada de Colombia Cathedral and the Liévano Palace.


National Capitol
The National Capitol in Bogota is an emblematic building that represents the history and legislative power of Colombia. Designed by architect Thomas Reed in neoclassical style, its construction began in 1848 and was completed in 1926. Located in the Plaza de Bolivar, this imposing building has an impressive façade, characterized by its Corinthian columns and golden dome.


Primada Cathedral of Colombia
The Catedral Primada de Colombia, located in Bogota, is an imposing example of religious art and gothic architecture. Built in the 19th century on the foundations of an old colonial church, this majestic building stands as a symbol of faith and devotion for the city’s inhabitants.

Description

After meeting in the heart of Bogota at the selected time. From the Gold Museum we will start the free tour through the
historic center
of the capital of Colombia, where we will discover its most surprising secrets.

We will visit the exterior of the most emblematic monuments and walk through the most important squares and corners. Thus, in the Rosario Square We will know the history of its main statue, which pays homage to Gonzalo Jiménez de Quezada, founder of the city who arrived there in his search for El Dorado.

We will enjoy the perfect state of the
colonial architecture
of its buildings and we will tell you how the metropolis has evolved since its birth in 1538. We will arrive at the
Bolivar Square
the most famous square in Bogota, which is dedicated to Simon Bolivarwho achieved the country’s independence in
1819
. Did you know that he suffered an assassination attempt? We will tell you where, when and how it happened.

There we will also be fascinated by the monumental buildings that stand in it, such as the National Capitol or the
Cathedral Primada de Colombia
of neoclassical style. In addition, we will take you to the
Chorro Quevedo Square
considered the exact spot where Bogota was born and a corner full of legends and magical stories.

The free tour ends at 1:00 p.m. at the Gabriel García Márquez Cultural Center.

Meeting Point and Duration

The meeting point for the Bogotá Free Tour is in front of the Gold Museum. It lasts approximately three hours.

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