Salt Cathedral Zipaquira & Lake Guatavita • Premium Private Tour

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From $129.00

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Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Bogota, Bogota

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Lake Guatavita and Salt Cathedral preserve the history and traditions of our region. This full day tour is the best way to enjoy the surroundings of Bogota!

By visiting the Salt Cathedral, you will learn about the history, the engineering, and development of different industries around Salt, in addition to the Christian Devotion of the Miners for the saints who took care of their lives.

On the other hand, by visiting Lake Guatavita you will learn about the culture of the Colombian Indigenous Tribes, the diversity of the High Andean Forest, and the history of the Spanish Expedition in the search of El Dorado during the 16th century.

Enjoy your visits to Salt Cathedral and Lake Guatavita with this Private Tour that includes round trip transportation from your Hotel or Airbnb in a comfortable and safe vehicle, tickets, private guides, and visits to Zipaquira and Guatavita Towns.

Please keep in mind that Lake Guatavita is closed on Mondays or Tuesdays after a Monday Bank Holiday.

What's Included

Hotel or Airbnb pickup and drop-off

Private transportation

Professional guide, who is a forest ranger

Professional guide, who is a worker from the mine


What's Not Included



Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

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

The Private Tour will start when we meet you at your Hotel in Bogota, you will feel comfortable and safe with our premium vehicles and professional Driver-Guides.

• Admission Ticket Free

Laguna de Guatavita
After arriving Guatavita Town, the real adventure will start! We will take a beaten track towards the entrance of the National Reserved Park Lake Guatavita.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Then, our Driver-Guide will carry out the Private Transport to the town of Zipaquira, which is located about 50 km from Guatavita Town.

• Admission Ticket Free

Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
After arriving to the Salt Cathedral, we will go directly to the entrance (skipping the queue for tickets) to start the visit, guided by a professional worker of the Mine.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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