City Guide Bogota, Colombia

Visiting Bogota

From the wealth of the colonial churches to the poverty of the shantytowns, Bogota is a city of vast contrasts.

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Bogota City Reviews

  • 100%



    Vibrant city! I was really impresed by the amount of cultural activities available there at a very convenient price, the Botero museum (free entrance) is awesome for discovering this contemporany colombian artist. The gold museum (1 dollar entrance) is impresing for the amount of gold displayed. Food os also very cheap and interesting!!

    Insider Tip:Colombia is also known in latin América for its fashion designers, of you like shoping maybe you should go to one of the shopings, for sure you'll find a bargain.

  • 80%



    To tell you the truth I was a bit hesitant about going to Bogota, but I'm glad I went. Bogota isn't called the city of contrast for nothing.

    Insider Tip:One good way to get a feel for the city is to take a tour bus. I took the TurisBog which took me to the major points of the city. The newest/safest part of the city seems to be up North near Parque 93 and the more historical part is in La Calendaria. Personally I enjoyed staying on the North part of the city and just took an Uber South. The Juan Valdez coffee shops provide free wifi and can be used to request Uber.

  • 40%


    Bogota - another big city

    For me Bogota was just another big city, ok to spend a couple of days but nothing special. It's a good starting point for a trio around Colombia though as from here you can head up north to the Caribbean coast via Villa de Leyva and San Gil.

    Insider Tip:Visit salt cathedral in Zipaquira

  • 100%


    Bogotá, the place where you exceed your expectations.

    There are pretty much everything you're looking for in Bogotá, You can chill out having a amazing view of the city on the background from Monserrate mountain, having the night of your life on "Andrés Carne de Res" restaurant or strolling around downtown with its beautiful historical buildings. The city provides activities of all tastes so you'll definitely enjoy your stay in the city.

    Insider Tip:Take a free walking tour and also enjoy the many cool street art graffitis that you can see all over the place.

  • 90%


    La candelaria

    Didnt go out much of la Candelaria, its an amazing neighborhood, museums, sighseeing, bars, clubs, all you need! Weather sucks, rained everyday-

    Insider Tip:I dont know any sorry :(

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