1. Colombia
  2. Cundinamarca
  3. Bogotá
  4. Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

From Bogotá: Zipaquira Private Tour

Product ID: 333986
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Visit the Salt Cathedral and learn about the salt mining tradition of the region north of Bogotá. Visit the colonial town of Zipaquira, and discover its beautiful architecture.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration 7 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Departure Point: Your hotel

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  • Discover the beautiful landscape of the region north of Bogotá
  • Visit a Salt Cathedral inside the salt mines
  • Walk through the colonial streets of the old town of Zipaquira
  • Enjoy the view of the eastern Andes bordering Bogota
Full description
Start with pickup from your hotel and travel north of Bogotá towards the savannah where ancient salt mines are located. Visit the salt mines which have been used since pre-Colombian times. Discover the beautiful architecture and carvings in the Salt Cathedral located underground, which has been used as a place of worship for miners for decades. 

Next, make your way to the town of Zipaquira. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, which provides typical Colombian cuisine. Discover Plaza de los Comunerous in the center of the town. Wander around the colonial streets, learning about the history of the town. After some time in Zipaquira, return to Bogotá through the beautiful mountainous countryside.
  • Private tour with a bilingual guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Travel insurance
  • Internet service when network is available
What’s Not Included
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees to any attractions visited
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the local partner reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible
• The tour is not recommended for participants with back problems
• The tour is not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
• The tour operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Please wear comfortable walking shoes and a raincoat
• Participants should have a moderate physical fitness level
• Transportation time between attractions may vary due to traffic conditions

From £150.91 Per group up to 1

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Product ID: 333986