Chía Tourism

Visit Chía - Best of Chía

Chía is a town and municipality in the Cundinamarca department of Colombia, located to the north of Bogotá on the main road to Zipaquira. Its history dates back to the pre-Columbian era. Due to its proximity to Bogotá, Chía has effectively become a suburb of the capital. It is also home of the Universidad de la Sabana.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Chía, Colombia. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. The nearest major city to Chía is Bogota. Take a short trip from Chía and set some time aside to explore the Bogota. Dotted with places like Plaza De Bolivar, Gold Museum Or Museo Del Oro, Museo Botero; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Chía, you'll have to take a flight to Bogota; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Chía are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Chía*

  • Pollution Statistics in Chía

    Know the pollution level of Chía before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 78.44 (High)
    • Water Pollution 51.03 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 61.84 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.14 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.65 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.77 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.65 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.97 (Moderate)
  • Chía: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Chía for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Chía.

    • Burglary and Theft 49.09 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 72.28 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 70.14 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 86.95 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 57.78 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65.86 (High)
    • Attacks 56.29 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 62.77 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 54.11 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23.04 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.01 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.4 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.98 (High)
  • Living in Chía - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Chía is 100 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 38.83 (Low)
    • Climate Index 97.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 71.69 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 49.25 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 37.53 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.17 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 19.62 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 42.76 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Chía

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Chía

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.19 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 61 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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