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Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal)
Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal)

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal)

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This spacious cathedral is carved into a warren of salt mines 600 feet (183 mt) below the ground. Venture into the Salt Cathedral to see chapels and altars carved directly into solid rock, learn about the mine’s history, and see intricate statues in chapels representing the Stations of the Cross.

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Parque De La Sal, Zipaquirá, Cundinamarca
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Skip the Line: Zipaquira Salt Cathedral Admission Ticket

Skip the Line: Zipaquira Salt Cathedral Admission Ticket

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Plan ahead with a prepaid ticket to  Zipaquira Salt Cathedral. This popular attraction features a light show, guided tours of the underground cathedral, a theme park, and a 3-D movie. Ticket valid anytime during opening hours.
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  • 3 hours
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US$ 18.00
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Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and Guatavita Lagoon Daytrip from Bogota

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and Guatavita Lagoon Daytrip from Bogota

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Experience the natural wonders of Colombia on this combined day trip to the subterranean Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral and Lake Guatavita (Laguna de Guatavita). This fun-filled day of outdoor activity offers an opportunity to discover an amazing cathedral built into the walls of a former mine before checking out a lake considered by many to be the source of the famous “El Dorado” legend. Your tour includes round-trip transportation from your Bogotá hotel plus a guide, lunch, and all entrance fees.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 199.00
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Guatavita Lake & Salt Cathedral Tour.

Guatavita Lake & Salt Cathedral Tour.

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Explore Guatavita Lake and the Salt Cathedral, two of the area's top attractions, in a single tour from Bogota. You'll travel with a guide dedicated to your private party only, which means you'll enjoy plenty of personalized attention and a flexible itinerary. Take in the scenery of Guatavita Lake on a sightseeing tour, then explore the Salt Cathedral with a provided audio guide. Round-trip private transportation makes for a convenient door-to-door experience.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 130.00
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SHARED Tour to the Laguna de Guatavita and Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

SHARED Tour to the Laguna de Guatavita and Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

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In our shared tour you will meet 2 fabulous places, one symbol of the legend of El Dorado and the other the first wonder of Colombia. From the agreed point in Bogotá you will be transferred to the magical Laguna de Guatavita located in Sesquilé. Where accompanied by the native guide, you will walk learning about its history and importance to reach the viewpoint where you will contemplate the lagoon and exotic landscapes. Then, we will arrive at Zipaquirá, a municipality declared historical and cultural heritage for its architecture and for keeping the history of our ancestors, where we will stop at a typical restaurant in the region and you can have lunch and then contemplate the colonial beauty of the municipality through its historic center . Finally, in the Salt Cathedral you will live a unique experience, descending 180 meters underground through tunnels with stops representing stations of the Viacrucis you will reach the only underground temple in the world and second most impressive place of worship on the planet.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 114.14
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Zipaquirá Tour Including The Salt Cathedral, Independence Square and The Main Squares

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Zipaquirá Tour Including The Salt Cathedral, Independence Square and The Main Squares

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Explore the Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral, one of Colombia’s most unexpected architectural wonders, during this guided tour. Head underground to the town's salt mine where you discover this unique monument to human ingenuity. Back above ground, enjoy an included Colombian lunch and a tour of Zipaquirá’s colonial center.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 60.75
US$ 81.00
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Salt Cathedral Zipaquira - Group tour and daily departure

Salt Cathedral Zipaquira - Group tour and daily departure

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Step inside one of Colombia’s most unique architectural works on this half-day tour to Zipaquirá from Bogota. Venture underground to discover the vast salt mines of Zipaquirá, learn about the city’s long salt mining history and see how the salt is collected. Finally, admire the grand Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, a church entirely made out of salt. Enjoy a personalized experience with a maximum of 10 travelers.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 60.00
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Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and Lake Guatavita from Bogota (Private Tour)

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and Lake Guatavita from Bogota (Private Tour)

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Escape the city and experience two of Colombia’s top attractions on a private tour of the Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral and Lake Guatavita from Bogota. Descend to the otherworldly Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral; enjoy a Colombian lunch in Zipaquirá, known as the City of Salt; and discover the legend of El Dorado during a visit to Lake Guatavita, a crater lake famed for its vivid green color. Entrance fees and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 107.00
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US$ 107.00
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Salt Cathedral and Villa de Leyva Tour (Prívate Tour)

Salt Cathedral and Villa de Leyva Tour (Prívate Tour)

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Easily combine a trip to the colonial town of Villa de Leyva with a tour of the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá on this tour from Bogotá. Travel from your hotel with the comfort and ease of private transportation, and then enjoy informative commentary about each destination from your guide upon arrival. This tour includes all entrance fees and favorite local snacks for extra value.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 125.00
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Rent a local friend in Bogota

Rent a local friend in Bogota

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Looking for a personalized experience in Bogota? Rent a local friend and enjoy our city in your own pace. Discover the city with a local friend who knows Bogota like the back of his/her hand and will take you to the best places while sharing her love and passion for it. This option has been designed to meet your needs and desires. So, tell us about yourself, your preferences and what you would like to do or see, so we can choose the ideal person to go with you. Thinking of changing plan on the run? No problem, this tour is extremely flexible, we can do it! ​ *This option includes the time of your local friend and tour insurance. During this experience, you are in charge of all the expenses for you and your local friend. Please note if your tour extends or starts after 7:00 pm, we will charge an additional fee of 20 USD per group.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 54.00
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Salt Cathedral in Zipaquirá and City Tour in Bogotá (Private Tour)

Salt Cathedral in Zipaquirá and City Tour in Bogotá (Private Tour)

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Enjoy the first architectural wonder of Colombia: The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá and discover the main squares of this colonial city. Then let yourself be amazed by Bogota, a vibrant cultural, historical and heritage metropolis.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 107.00
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Zipaquira's underground Salt Cathedral half day trip from Bogota

Zipaquira's underground Salt Cathedral half day trip from Bogota

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Explore Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral, an incredible structure carved into the walls and ceiling of an abaondoned salt mine, on this half-day, family-friendly tour departing from Bogotá. Descend inside this sprawling underground structure with the help of a guide, gaining insight into the history and construction of salt cathedrals along the way. Your visit also includes round-trip transportation from your hotel in Bogotá and all entrance fees.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 119.00
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Tour to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá (Shared) - Hotel Pickup

Tour to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá (Shared) - Hotel Pickup

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Live the magic of the First Wonder of Colombia. The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá located just over an hour from Bogotá, will make your tour a unique and unforgettable experience thanks to the design of its interior spaces, decoration, lighting, artistic pieces, the same fact of being traveling a space nestled in the mountain and if this were not enough, the round trip to Zipaquirá will be decorated with the landscape of our Savannah, which will undoubtedly make your day something simply magical.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 80.00
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Full-Day Guatavita and Salt Cathedral Group Tour from Bogotá

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Full-Day Guatavita and Salt Cathedral Group Tour from Bogotá

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This is undoubtedly one of the best combinations of tourist attractions near Bogotá; the day begins with a visit to the Guatavita Lake, famous for being the place where the Muiscas performed the ritual that gave rise to the legend of El Dorado; this place possesses an overwhelming beauty that can only be understood when visiting it. Then, cross the savannah to reach the municipality of Zipaquirá; you will know the First Wonder of Colombia, the Salt Cathedral, one of those places that you will not want to miss when coming to Colombia. Our Travel agency is certified with Covid Protocols and has Check In and Safe Travels Stamp. Drivers, guides and attractions visited are also checked before and during the tour. ** At the moment (2021+) Guatavita doesn't have guides in English, you can take the tour in Spanish.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 72.25
US$ 85.00
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Zipaquira Salt Cathedral

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral

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Explore the Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and the surrounding town on this guided tour. The popular attraction features underground tunnels and vaults that you’ll be able to wander around as you learn about the salt production process and its historical significance. Plus, visit the Zipaquira village where you’ll be able to stroll the streets and shop for souvenirs.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 99.00
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Zipaquira Salt Cathedral Group Tour with Departure

Zipaquira Salt Cathedral Group Tour with Departure

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If you want to have an interesting and magical experience, being in this place will be wonderful. It is considered the First Wonder in Colombia because its structure is made all with Salt. Have you been in a building entirely made of salt before? Here you will be in one, and besides to how wonderful it is to feel the power of nature and the legacy of Latin American architecture, you will have the opportunity to feel a spiritual experience. Regardless of your religion, here you can connect with the greater forces of the nature and, if it is your style, you will ask yourself questions about the world's great mysteries. If you really want to enjoy and tell a lifetime experience, this is your place!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 60.00
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Salt Cathedral in Zipaquira Daily Departure

Salt Cathedral in Zipaquira Daily Departure

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We want our travelers to know the first wonder of Colombia in a calm and unhurried way. During the tour we will provide detailed and accurate information of the most important places in the region.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 58.00
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Private Salt Cathedral & Andrés Carne de Res Tour

Private Salt Cathedral & Andrés Carne de Res Tour

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Without private transportation, it’s all too easy to miss some of Bogotá’s most compelling attractions. This private tour makes it easy to visit the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira and the well-regarded restaurant Andrés Carne de Res on the outskirts of Bogotá. Relax and enjoy stories about Bogotá’s history and culture as your private guide navigates city traffic on the way out of the city.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 203.00
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One Day Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, You can not miss this Wonder of Colombia

One Day Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, You can not miss this Wonder of Colombia

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With the help of an expert guide, we enjoy a splendid day, we will visit the Cathedral of Salt of Zipaquirá, one of the wonders of Colombia, we will visit each one of its ships, altars; It consists of three naves: the central and two lateral. In front of the central nave is the monumental cross, which can be seen before reaching the site. Attached to the cross, on the far left, is the sacristy. On the floor of this ship there is a circle of 78 meters that represents the world; in one of the ends of this circle appears the Nativity, and in the other La Piedad.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 88.54
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Combined tour to Zipaquira and Andres Carne de Res in Chia (Private tour)

Combined tour to Zipaquira and Andres Carne de Res in Chia (Private tour)

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Experience two diverse Colombian attractions in just one day trip on this tour from Bogotá. First explore the architectural wonders of the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira, an underground Catholic church built in the tunnels of a salt mine. Afterward, head for the colorful restaurant Andres Carne de Res to savor hearty Colombian cuisine and take to the dancefloor to feel the rhythms of the music. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 100.00
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3 Amazing Destinations in Bogota !!

3 Amazing Destinations in Bogota !!

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it is a personalized tour, our travelers have the possibility to choose how many stops they prefer to admire the landscapes and take photos. We picking up the travelers in their place of stay in comfortable premium category vehicles, and we will begin our journey through one of the most iconic roads in the city.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 133.34
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Transportation to Zipaquira and Salt Cathedral

Transportation to Zipaquira and Salt Cathedral

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Enjoy this private pickup from your hotel in Bogotá. Your friendly, Spanish-speaking driver will meet you at your desired time to drive you to the Zipaquira Salt Cathedral and the town of Zipaquira. This service is idea for independent travelers who do not need a tour guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 40.00
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Do it yourself 11 days tour in Colombia (customizable)

Do it yourself 11 days tour in Colombia (customizable)

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This travel plan is designed for all those travelers looking for a greater autonomy and flexibility compared to a completely organized trip. Would you like to discover a new country, traveling with freedom? With us, THIS IS POSSIBLE! We offer you: the entire structure of the trip that includes accommodation in 3 or 4 stars hotels (depending on your budget) with breakfast included and all transfers (local flights and private land transportation). In addition, the presence of a private guide who will accompany you during your first days in Bogotá and surroundings to allow you to start your adventure in the best way in this magical destination (entrance fees during day 2 and day 3 are included). Are you looking for something special or different? We will be happy to create a tailor-made itinerary for you. We can create a customized tour for you, to accommodate to your availability, needs and desires.
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  • 11 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 1,876.96
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Private tour to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

Private tour to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

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During your trip to Bogotá, Colombia visit with our ALL INCLUSIVE tour the first wonder of Colombia, the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá. The tour starts from a place of lodging in Bogotá and you will be transferred to Zipaquirá, a town declared a historical and cultural heritage of Colombia for its colonial architecture and a place full of the history of our indigenous ancestors, where the Salt Cathedral is located. Upon entering you will live a unique experience, descending 180 meters underground through the tunnels with different stops that represent the Stations of the Cross, you will reach the only underground temple in the world and the second most impressive place on the planet. At the end of the tour of the Cathedral of Sal, optionally you can enjoy the colonial beauty of Zipaquirá, making a short tour of its historic center and before returning to Bogota, you will be delighted with a typical Colombian lunch.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 130.34
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Salt Cathedral—First Wonder in Colombia— Zipaquira Town (Or Only Transport)

Salt Cathedral—First Wonder in Colombia— Zipaquira Town (Or Only Transport)

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A guided tour to the famous Salt Cathedral is the easiest way to visit this globally-recognized attraction from Bogota. All transportation is included so you don't have to plan a thing, plus a guide takes you on a thorough tour of the cathedral that lets you in on its fascinating history. Afterward, take a guided sightseeing tour around the town of Zipaquira and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before heading back to Bogota.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 56.50
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 98 Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal) tickets and tours on Viator.

Currently, an entrance ticket to Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal) costs USD 18.00. Guided Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal) tours start around USD 18.00 per person. See all 98 Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (Catedral de Sal) tickets and tours on Viator.