Candelaria Unveiled: Hotspots and Hidden Gems

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 3 hours

Departs: Bogota, Bogota

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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We believe travel is all about the people you meet and connect with, so we threw the script out the window to take you on a deep journey through La Candelaria.

We will start by visiting the main landmarks in La Candelaria and discover the stories hidden behind them. Then, we will step aside from the touristic area and visit our favorite 4 hidden gems.

Get to see the most touristic neighborhood through the eyes of locals, as we share with you our history, culture, current social and political situation and personal anecdotes.

During this experience, we are here to answer all the questions you may have and give you great local advise, making it a perfect introduction to Bogota. Consider us your new Colombian friends!
We look forward to meet you in our experience ;)

What's Included

All Fees and Taxes

Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer

Tour insurance

What's Not Included

Additional purchases


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 1 - 99

Additional Info

  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Plazoleta del Rosario
Take a look at one of the first universities in the country, known for being a jail during the colony! Reconstruct our colonial history from the stories of our greatest heroes and heroines.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Carrera 7
Witness the corner where Colombia’s biggest murder mystery took place. Listen the story behind it and understand the way it shaped our future and marked the beginning of a new era!

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Plaza de Bolivar de Bogota
Walk around the most important square not only in Bogota but in Colombia! Known for the Justice Palace Siege that took place in the 90’s.

35 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Take a look at the presidential house of Colombia! Residence and office of every Colombian president since the early 1900s.

• Admission Ticket Free

Church of San Agustin
Go inside this beautiful baroque church, keeper of colonial secrets and hidden gems.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Museo Nacional de Colombia Fragmentos
Wondering about Colombian conflict? Let's have an intimate talk about it at this powerful place design by the Colombian artist Doris Salcedo and built by female victims of the Colombian conflict.
*Please note that Fragmentos is closed on Tuesdays.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Santuario Nuestra Senora del Carmen
Take a picture at the only Gothic Sanctuary of La Candelaria, house of the beloved Virgen del Carmen.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Plaza Del Chorro Del Quevedo
This hidden square is one of the most vibrant places in the city. Mostly known for its local & social atmosphere and it's awesome graffiti art!

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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