The best way to get to know the city for the first time and see the most essential monuments of Bogota

What is a walking Tour?

Comes from the concept "donations", that is, it is an urban walk with official guides with no established price. Once the tour is finished, you are free to put the price you want according to your level of satisfaction. We recommend around 20,000 COP per person


El Walking tour Bogota - Candelaria Essential is the ideal option to know the essential monuments of the capital, to explore its main streets and discover the curiosities that surround the "city of the rainbows and the four seasons in one day". Can you come with us?

The tour begins in the beautiful plaza del Chorro de Quevedo, built by the Spaniards in the colony. In the square of Bolivar, known as one of the most impressive squares in Bogota, we will find some of the most beautiful buildings in Colombia.

Afterwards, we will cross the oldest and colonese alleys of Bogota, a beautiful historical center where both Bogotanos and tourists come to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. From there we can enjoy wonderful views of monuments such as the church of Monserrate, the old and new universities, the neo-gothic church of Our Lady of Carmen.

Next, we will cross the Septima walking through the exact place where the Colombian hero Jorge eliecer gaitan was killed: in the Bogotazo! Then we will arrive at jimenes avenue and we will start the route through the Eje Ambiental, location of the old Bicacha river, one of the busiest places in the capital.

We will finish our Essential. Walking Tour through Bogota. In the Magola cafe; where we will taste craft beer and a Colombian super cafe and we will play the national sport El Tejo (gun powder game) Those who wish may take the food tour that begins just after the walking tour ends.

Featured sites

  • Quevedo's fountain
  • coloneal streets
  • Gothic church of Our Lady of Carmen
  • cathedral of colombia
  • Narino Palace
  • Bolivar square
  • parliament of colombia
  • eje ambiental
  • park for journalists  


3 hours.
Guide in English .
donations tour. (we recomend around 20000 cop)

the morning: 10:30 hours

the afternoon: 15:00 hours

External visit
In this walking tour we will visit the monuments and places named, without entering the interior.

It includes

The best guides in English of Bogota

Does not include:

Transportation (walking tour)
Food and drink

Meeting point

the bar of the cranky croc hostel 12d Street # 3-46 Candelaria Historic Center (Ask for the tour inside the place).

Find us Cl. 12d #3-46, Bogotá, (+57) 314 6321325

To consider

How to book?
Limited places. Do not miss yours! Choose the date in the calendar and fill in your details to complete the reservation. Immediate confirmation.
Are you a group of more than 6 people?

than 6 adults have to pay 20000 COP / adult.You also have the option to book a private tour, find out here. 

Does the tour always come out?

Yes! In the event that the tour does not leave we will notify you in advance

Can I modify or cancel my tour?

Can not you attend? Let us know to modify your reservation.

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Futbol stadium tour

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Food tour

The tour is a really good way to discover al the faces of the Colombian gastronomy at the capital of Colombia Bogota. we will goes to seven different places. Between restaurant, local markets, chocolate

Coffee farm tour

We will go in the way of the town choachi and passing by the town we will find at the way the great organic farm of LA CAMPESINA

Zipaquira first wonder of Colombia tour

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