⭐ Free Tour of the Historic Center of Bogotá (La Candelaria)

Duration: 3h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 21, 2019

We are a group of local guides who believe in the positive impact of tourism by offering you a complete cultural experience by foot through the streets of the historic centers of Bogotá, Medellín and Cartagena. Join us and discover what Colombia and our people have for you!

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to Colombia and Bogotá, the cultural capital of the country!

We are the largest group of expert local Free Tours guides in Colombia with 12 original tours created by ourselves and also the most awarded in the country! 7 international recognitions, 5 TripAdvisor Travelers Choice and Top 3 in Bogotá, Cartagena, Medellín and Cali.

We are authentic guides connecting Colombia since 2013, 10 years sharing passion in every step!

We want to With this walking tour you discover and experience our city through the eyes of the locals , so that you can give life to our cultural expressions, historical and representative institutions, our gastronomy, the tragedies that have changed the city and of course you have fun .

We will touch on some topics, such as:

  • The history of chicha and beer
  • Myth of El Dorado
  • Bolivar plaza
  • courthouse
  • Foundation of bogota
  • The Bogotazo
  • Informal emerald market
  • The False Door

We will take you through the time when the Spanish came and started the new civilization, to the current organization of the city.

Discover with us what Bogotá offers you and feel the atmosphere of one of the most colorful historical centers in Latin America .

Experience our impressive, magnificent, romantic, charming, fun and friendly city!

Copy and paste this link into your browser to learn about our experience: https://youtu.be/IMJyl_mp4vY


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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Cra 6 1592 Bogot Colombia
    Cra 6 1592 Bogot Colombia
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    You will find us in front of the Gold Museum. You will recognize us by our Red Umbrellas that say Beyond Colombia

  • 1
    Outside visit
    gold Museum
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Santander Park
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Bank of the Republic
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Cultural Center
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Rosario square
  • 6
    Outside visit
    La Concordia Market District Square
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Funnel Street
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Quevedo's fountain
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Calle del Sol Residential Complex
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Church of Our Lady of Candelaria
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Botero Museum
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Colon Theater Bogota
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Bolivar plaza
  • 14
    Outside visit
    the false door
  • 15
    Outside visit
    Fund of Economic Culture

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Daniel 14 Jul 2024
Port of Spain

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Amazing experience! Byron was so informative and engaging. I would 10/10 recommend. Although it started raining at first, we were lucky to get a bit of sunshine midway through. Despite this, the tour was great.
Beatriz 13 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Tour divertido e interesante con Jeff
Sara 13 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Nos ha encantado la forma de contarnos muchísima información sobre la historia de Colombia. Nunca ha sido aburrido durante las 3 horas. Jef ha sido muy profesional y divertido a la vez. Ha sido uno de los mejores tours que hemos hecho! Gracias!
Patricia 12 Jul 2024

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
El tour está genial , nos enseñó los lugares más representativos de La Candelaria y nos encantó el barrio La guia Juliana muy bien, explicando de forma muy amena y dándonos mucha información interesante de la historia reciente de Bogotá Muy buen tour y mejor guía
Sonia 12 Jul 2024

Verified booking
Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Muy buen tour!
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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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