Bogotá: Salt Cathedral & Lake Guatavitá Tour with Lunch

Bogotá: Salt Cathedral & Lake Guatavitá Tour with Lunch

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Visit the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá and take a nature hike to Lake Guatavitá on a day trip from Bogotá. Enjoy a traditional Colombian lunch.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Optional audio guide
Interlingue
Pickup included
You will be picked up at your accomodation in Bogotá.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • See the birthplace of the Legend of El Dorado
  • Visit Lake Guatavitá and the Tominé Dam
Full description
Head to the countryside from Bogotá on a 10-hour excursion to Zipaquirá. Discover the architectural achievements of architect Roswell Garavito Pearl and learn about history of salt exploitation in Colombia on a tour of the Salt Cathedral. Enjoy a typical Colombian meal at a local restaurant. See Independence Square, lovely colonial houses and the old church before continuing on to Lake Guatavitá. Take a short guided hike, admire the scenic landscape and discover the birthplace of the El Dorado legend. Take in views of the Tomine Reservoir before visiting the colonial town of Guatavitá. On the return trip to Bogotá stop at La Calera viewpoint for panoramic views of the city.
Includes
  • Private tour
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Bilingual guide in the Salt Cathedral and at Lake Guatavitá
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets

    Know before you go

    • Sturdy walking shoes are recommended, as you will be hiking on a natural path
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved
    • This activity is not recommended for those with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
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