Zipaquira (cathedral in the salt mine and the Muisca sacred land)


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Departs: Bogota, Bogota

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

You will not only visit the first wonder of Colombia, the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira, you will also walk along the old colonial streets of the second largest city in Cundinamarca and the old capital of the pre-Colombian town Muisca. We will also eat in one of the most iconic restaurants in the city. We will learn about the Muisca culture and also about the hometown of Tour de Francia 2019 champion Egan Bernal. This tour includes breakfast, lunch, a professional tour guide, entrance to the salt mines, and transportation. Don't miss this unique opportunity to experience the Salt Cathedral and learn about Colombian history and culture!


What's Included

Breakfast

Lunch

Private transportation

Professional tour guide

Salt Cathedral entrance


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 100

Additional Info

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • 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

Bogota
We started this experience in the historic center of Bogota at the cranky croc hostel; there we meet to take our minibus and travel to zipaquira. the trip is about an hour and a half.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Zipaquira
We will have a traditional breakfast with an open menu in one of the most traditional restaurants in the city to have energy and start our experience in the mine. (with vegetarian and vegan option)

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
We will take a guided tour of the cathedral where we will learn about the construction of the cathedral and we will learn about the mysteries that are contained in the magic of the place and the beliefs of the miners who built it. This tour is about two hours where we can also admire figures in salt, granite and marble; made by local and foreign artists.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

You will walk through the streets of colonial and modern mix; where we will talk about the history of the Muisca people and visit the statue of their last leader Tisquesusa. and the beautiful main square.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free






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