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Free Walking Tour Bogotá

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4.7
502 ratings
  • Bogotá
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 3h

About the Guru

Gran Colombia Tours is a travel agency dedicated to offering a different kind of tourism experience. To this end, we take time and care in the selection and training of our guides, so they can provide the best informative and entertaining experience to our customers. As the crux of the tour experience, our guides guarantee our tours are high-quality experiences with activiti... More

Gran Colombia Tours is a travel agency dedicated to offering a different kind of tourism experience. To this end, we take time and care in the selection and training of our guides, so they can provide the best informative and entertaining experience to our customers. As the crux of the tour experience, our guides guarantee our tours are high-quality experiences with activities that encourage cultural immersion and unforgettable memories in a country full of secrets to discover. Our free tours are perfect for when you are traveling alone or in a small group and want to make new friends along the way. Explore the city, meet people from all over the world and have a great time learning. Guides will be waiting under yellow umbrellas at scheduled times and at designated meeting points for all travelers. All free tours are tip-based.

About the Tour

Join us on this incredible walking tour through the historic center of La Candelaria , located in the center of Bogotá, you will learn all about the city's history and culture, making friends along the way. La Candelaria is a creative hot spot in Bogotá, there is nothing like it in the entire city. Art-deco and colonial houses with baroque churches behind them ; the old and the new intermingle on this walking tour in Bogotá. Join one of our guides in the heart of Bogotá and discover what this neighborhood has hidden.
Inscribed in graffiti and mixed in drinks, you will discover Bogotá's colonial and indigenous past , and the roots of Colombian history. The perfect confluence of culture and conflict that can be felt everywhere, as you follow a graffiti trail through the streets of the old city.
Learn about the impact of the Colombian drug trade, the Emerald Mafia , and how it all aligns with their 50+ year armed conflict. State, drugs, war, guerrilla, trade: a volatile mix that has often blinded us to the best side of Colombia.
 Have you ever wondered why Colombia has some of the best coffee in the world?
End your adventure in the city center with a warm cup of coffee and learn its history. What does the visit include?

  • La Candelaria neighborhood
  • La Concordia Market Square
  • Santander Park
  • Seventh Avenue
  • Simon Bolivar Square
  • Peace process and presidential palace
  • The Bogotazo
  • Siege of the Palace of Justice
  • Pre-Hispanic urban art Includes
  • Guide of Gran Colombia Tours
  • Chicha tasting, local drink
  • Fruit and juice tasting
  • Origin coffee tasting

Additional Information:
- Does not include - Pick up and drop off at the hotel (Common meeting point for all travelers)
- This tour has a suggestion of 10 dollars.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Meet us next to the fountain in Plaza del Chorro de Quevedo every day at 10am and 2pm. Just look for the yellow umbrella! Plazoleta Chorro de Quevedo, 2-98, Cl. 12b #22, Bogotá, Colombia

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

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Hazel
06 Aug 2022 San Salvador
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Miguel fue muy amable con nosotros. Tiene muchos datos de historia que enriqueció micho el tour :)

FERNANDO Luiz
06 Aug 2022 Recife
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Very fun and informative, with lots of treats added

Victor
05 Aug 2022 Montreal
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Raquel
05 Aug 2022
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Johnny
03 Aug 2022 Tres Rios
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Travelled alone - May 2022

Liz fue animada, emotiva, enérgica, emocionante, vibrante y muy muy conocedora de las historias de su Bogotá que cuenta con gran pasión y entrega. Lo que más amé de Bogotá fue su gente y Liz fue una digna embajadora de su ciudad.

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!