Bogotá Attractions

La Candelaria (Historic Old Town)

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 67 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

And even today it is the cultural heart of modern Bogota’s slapdash modern sprawl: the graceful and carefully planned Spanish colonial city center, known as the Candelaria. The oldest part of the ...  Read more

La Catedral Primada

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 45 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The original foundations for Bogota’s Catedral Primada, more properly called the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, were laid in 1538 when Spanish conquistadores first ...  Read more

La Chorrera Waterfall

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

A slim cascade tumbling nearly 2,000 feet (590 meters) from a cliff side in the middle of the jungle, La Chorrera is Colombia’s tallest waterfall and among it’s most striking natural attractions, ...  Read more

Lake Guatavita

4.5 star rating: Recommended 14 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Legend of El Dorado, the “Golden Man,” once inspired the Spanish conquistadors to historic acts of bravery, blunder, and bloodshed. Those stories of outrageous wealth and waste almost certainly ...  Read more

Mount Monserrate

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 41 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Mists permitting, you’ll be able to see the gleaming white Basílica del Señor de Monserrate high above the city, beckoning from the thickly forested mountains that form Bogota’s ...  Read more

Museo Botero

4.5 star rating: Recommended 61 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The sensuous silhouettes and deliciously plump proportions of his subjects have become famous the world over. His presidents and prostitutes, bullfights and firefights, capture the Colombian ...  Read more

Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota

Bogota’s Museum of Modern Art, affectionately referred to as MAMBO, offers an entirely different experience than the capital’s other museums. The sleek building, designed by Colombian architectural ...  Read more

Museo del Oro (Gold Museum)

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 40 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Among Bogota’s most popular and spectacular attractions, the Museo del Oro sparkles with more than 55,000 priceless archaeological and artistic treasures. Only a fraction can be displayed at any one ...  Read more

Museo Nacional de Colombia

This massive stone-and-brick structure—built originally as a prison—houses Colombia’s first museum, founded in 1823. The imposing structure is now home to more than 20,000 objects that represent ...  Read more

Parque 93

Tours & Tickets

Parque 93 is more than a grassy square in the center of Bogotá. It is one of the centerpieces of the city with great restaurants, exciting nightlife and outdoor activities. Many locals come ...  Read more

Plaza de Bolivar

4.5 star rating: Recommended 55 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Enormous and austere, Bogota’s broad, bricked central plaza was designed in 1553 to be the gathering place for tens of thousands at the hub of the federal government. Once known simply as the Plaza ...  Read more

Torre Colpatria

The tallest building in Colombia, and second tallest in South America, clocks in at an ear-popping 196 meters (643 feet), rising to fifty stories above the capital. Constructed in 1979 at the ...  Read more

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral

4.5 star rating: Recommended 37 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Zipaquira’s attractive Spanish Colonial center, built with the wealth of the massive nearby salt mines, was founded in the 1760s some 50km (31mi) north of the Colombian capital. Today the “City of ...  Read more

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