Bogota's Candelaria Walking Tour including Plaza de Bolivar
Put on your most comfortable shoes and get ready for the most authentic walking tour in the city! La Candelaria Walking Tour is designed for travelers who want to discover the local lifestyle, food and hidden jewels of the city instead of the traditional sightseeing experience. During 3 hours, our guide will focus on taking you to places within La Candelaria that still remain off the beaten track. You will learn about Bogota´s current issues, social, and economic dynamics, and interesting historical anecdotes.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Barrio La Candelaria, Calle 10 # 0 15 Bogota, Colombia Llegando por avenida circunvalar preferiblemente., Bogota 111711 Colombia
La Candelaria Walking Tour is designed for travelers who want to discover local lifestyle, food and hidden jewels of Bogotá, getting more than traditional sightseeing experiences. For 3 hours, a knowledgeable guide will focus on taking you to places within La Candelaria that still remain off the beaten track. You will learn about Bogota's current issues, social, and economic dynamics, and interesting historical anecdotes.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Plazoleta Chorro de Quevedo, Cl. 12b #22 2-98, Bogotá, Colombia
After meeting the guide at the meeting point near Gold Museum, you will start the tour walking up to Eje Ambiental to learn about the reconstruction and social integration carried out by architect Rogelio Salmona at the turn of the century. You will enter La Candelaria and walk up to Plaza la Concordia, a local market that exhibits the day-to-day vendor/client relations for vegetable and fruit sales. Once out, you will walk through the narrow street of Chorro de Quevedo and stop to try a cup of chicha, a traditional fermented drink made with maize; preparation was inherited from native indigenous ancestors.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Plaza de Bolivar, Between Carreras 7 and 8 at Calle 10, Bogota Colombia
Then, you will make a brief visit to the Botero Museum and continue down to Plaza de Bolívar. This main square is home to the most important administrative buildings and the legendary Prime Cathedral. Keeping away from the mainstream area, you will enter a secret alley full of traditional handmade kitchen utensils. The tour will end with a delicious typical Colombian snack as the perfect ending for this experience.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"In case of rain we hold the right to rearrange the tour; tour plans may change."
"It is recommended to wear long pants and abstain from any flashy objects or clothing."
"Bring comfortable shoes and clothes as well as a rain jacket (in case you find a rainy day) or sunscreen and sunglasses (in case of a dry and sunny day)"
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"This tour includes insurance. Please send Passport number by the time of booking to make the insurance effective"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Please bear in mind that access to Bogotá's Gold and Botero Museums is closed to the public until May 1, 2020 due to government restrictions. Please reach out to the tour operator to find an alternative stop in your tour."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
Duración: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Lugar de comienzo:
La Candelaria, Bogotá, Colombia
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.