Arrival to Bogota and transfer to your hotel. Bogota, the capital of Colombia has an estimated 7 million inhabitants. In terms of land area, Bogotá is the largest city in Colombia and located on the East Andean mountain range. It is one of the biggest cities of Latin America, and figures in the 30th largest cities of the world. With an altitude of over 2,640 meters, this makes it the third-highest capital city in the world. With its many universities and libraries, Bogotá has become known as "The Athens of South America".
Bogota - Half Day City tour
After breakfast you'll be picked up from your hotel for a short walk to La Plaza de Bolivar, Bogota's main square located in the colonial neighborhood of La Candelaria. Here lie some of it?s most important buildings, some of which include La Catedral Primada, El Capitolio Nacional, the Liévano now the Mayor's office and the July 20th Casa Museo. After visiting the Gold Museum and its impressive pre-Colombian gold collection, as well as the Quinta de Bolivar, we take a cable car to Cerro Monserrate for a breathtaking view of the city at 3152 meters above sea level. B
Bogota - onward travel
After breakfast and the morning at your leisure, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home, or elsewhere to one of Colombia's wonderful destinations. B