Full Day Tour to Salt Cathedral and Guatavita Lagoon

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 10 hours

Departs: Bogota, Bogota

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Let's visit the Sacred Lagoon and Salt Cathedral in 1 day!
In this shared tour we will visit the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá which is the second largest cathedral made of salt in the world. This is a salt complex located 180 meters below the ground, which represents one of the most distinguished achievements of Colombian architecture, as well as being a true faith for the miners.
In addition to this, we will visit the Laguna Sagrada de Guatavita, where the legend of "El Dorado" took place. This is a magical green area surrounded by an incredible landscape that you can see once at the top of the lagoon.

What's Included

Entrance tickets, guided tour and audio-guide, visit to the historic center of Zipaquirá and Guatavita

Private transportation

What's Not Included

Breakfast, lunch and tips.

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 1 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • We apply the biosafety protocols according to the norm for tourist tours, thus protecting our staff, guides and participants from COVID-19.
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

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

Our guide begins the tour to drive to the north exit of the city, where we can visit some towns in the Sabana de Bogotá.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
Once we are in the municipality of Zipaquirá, we enter the Salt Cathedral for a guided tour of the mine and learn about the natural and architectural impact of the place and the legacy of the cathedral in Colombian culture. At the end we will be able to know a little more about the Historic Center, taking a tour of the main park and finding places to have lunch and shop.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Laguna de Guatavita
Upon our arrival we will be able to visit and learn about the history of the old and the new town of Guatavita and its process of expansion and creation of a new municipality. Then we will take a natural route to find the Sacred Lagoon and at the top we will learn about the Legend of El Dorado.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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