Candelaria Unveiled: Cool-tural Heritage Walking Tour

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Would you like to discover the fascinating history of Bogotá's coolest neighborhood? Join us on this tour of La Candelaria where you'll uncover several of the iconic spots in this charming area.

Highlights

  • Discover the historical and cultural context of Bogotá and Colombia.
  • Uncover the secrets behind the colonial architecture of La Candelaria.
  • Get the best recommendations for restaurants, clubs, and activities in the city

Description

Our tour blends history, art, adventure, and the best tips to ensure you enjoy your visit to Bogotá to the fullest with the company of the best local and professional guides! During the tour, we'll explore (among other places 😉) the following sites: Plazoleta de la Concordia: A place that combines art, culture, and tradition. Here, you'll find a farmer's market and craft shops. Callejón del Embudo: A cobblestone street shaped like a funnel, which used to be the edge of the ancient Quebrada de San Bruno. Chorro de Quevedo: The place where Bogotá was founded in 1538 by the Spanish conquistador Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada. Casa de 'La Pola': The residence of Policarpa Salavarrieta, heroine of the liberation campaign. Palacio San Carlos: The former official residence of the President of Colombia. Iglesia San Ignacio: A Catholic religious temple built in the 17th century. Plaza de Bolívar: The heart of Bogotá, surrounded by iconic buildings such as the Palace of Justice and the National Capitol. Manzana Cultural: A place that houses three of the most important museums, including the Botero Museum. If you're looking for an experience that blends the ancient with the modern, the cultural with the adventurous, this is your trip! Get ready to be amazed and immerse yourself in a unique experience.

Includes

Expert guide Entrance to some museums and churches

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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