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

  • 40%


    Not my fav. Big city. Prices vary to get around town. Some parts are sketch, couldt hike up the mountain, lol. Raining all days i was there but rain is cool

  • 60%


    Best city in Colombia

    Not a fan of the city. Love the graffiti tour and that was about it. It was very commercial, so lots of shopping malls and chain restaurants.

    Insider Tip:Uber!

  • 40%


    Big busy city

    Big busy cities are not really my thing. Cool place to meet people and party. Good food, but polluted by too much traffic.

    Insider Tip:Stay between the north and south for easy access into La Calenderia but still safe at night.

  • 40%


    Unexpectedly Beautiful

    Bogota was not high on our list of places to visit but once we were here we loved it! Easily a place that one could live in, great little streets and history in la candelaria, fantastic old buildings and architecture and at night the place comes alive with bars and restaurants

    Insider Tip:Bogota Beer Conpany in La Candelaria has some great artesenal beers to work though

  • 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.

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