Bogota: Tour to Guatavita and visit to Guatavita Lagoon

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Let yourself be enchanted by the architecture of Guatavita and the nature of El Cacique Lagoon.

Highlights

  • Enjoy the authenticity of Guatavita: cobblestone streets and rich history.
  • Our guided tour provides deep historical context.
  • Deep historical context about the Muisca people and the legend of El Dorado.

Description

As you embark on the journey towards Guatavita Lagoon, you will be welcomed by the lush Colombian countryside, with rolling hills and green landscapes painting the backdrop of your adventure. As you approach the site, anticipation grows, knowing that you are about to immerse yourself in a legendary part of Colombian history. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by the majestic views of Guatavita Lagoon, but before exploring this historic site, you will head to the charming village of Guatavita. Here, you will be welcomed by its picturesque cobblestone streets and colorful colonial houses. You can enjoy a brief stroll through the village, exploring its local craft shops and tasting culinary delights in its cozy restaurants. Every corner of Guatavita is steeped in history and culture, offering you an authentic glimpse into life in the region. From the colonial church to the tranquil squares, each step will immerse you in the unique atmosphere of this charming village. After exploring the village of Guatavita, you will head to Guatavita Lagoon itself. Nestled among the mountains, the deep blue waters of the lake shimmer under the sunlight, reflecting the surrounding greenery like a natural mirror. The air is fresh and pure, invigorating your senses as you take in the panoramic view. Next, you will step back in time as your guide regales you with tales of the ancient Muisca people who once inhabited these lands. You will learn about their beliefs, rituals, and the legendary El Dorado ceremony that took place on these very shores. History comes to life as you imagine the cacique adorned with gold, paying homage to the gods in the sacred waters of the lake. As the day draws to a close, you will find yourself lingering by the shores of Guatavita Lagoon, reluctant to leave behind the magic of this sacred place. But as you depart, you will carry with you the memory of this unique experience, enriched by the history and natural beauty you have witnessed.

Includes

Hotel pick-up and drop-off service Guide Guided tour of Guatavita Natural Park Visit to the village of Guatavita Bottle of water

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