Food By Foot Bogota
OverviewDiscover the culture of Colombia in this gastronomic food-by-foot experience through the historic center of Bogotá. Taste a variety of traditional snacks and drinks in the local shops and stands, learn about their history, evolution and their importance today. Explore a typical 1850’s house and taste one of the oldest energetic drinks used by the farmers and indigenous people in the outskirts of the city. Stop to savor one of the premium coffees of Colombia and discover a different and interesting method to prepare it.
- Small-group tour
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Family friendly
- Snacks and Beverages included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
Know More about this tour
In this 2.5-hour tour, you will visit 6 different food stores, stands and explore the different tastes of Colombia. You will learn a general background of the alimentary history of the country beginning with the indigenous ancestors and the creation of the "arepa." You will discover the clash of cultures between the Spanish and the locals with the creation of "empanadas" and "obleas" and the new varieties of food that arose since then like the "pandebono".
In the second part of the tour, learn about the history of Bogot and have a look at one of the traditional drinks used by farmers and indigenous people to get energy for the long days working in the fields.
Finish by having a taste of one of the most famous drinks of Colombia: coffee. You will stop at the San Alberto Coffee shop and see how this traditional drink is prepared and how it should be enjoyed in its three stages: aroma, flavor and after-taste.
Inclusions for Food By Foot Bogota
- Food tasting
- Local guide
- Local taxes
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
Exclusions for Food By Foot Bogota
- Additional food and drinks not specified in the tour
- Any expenses not specified within the tour
- Gratuities (Recommended)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Adult pricing applies to all travelers
Minimum drinking age is 18 years
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
A maximum of 8 people per booking
A moderate amount of walking is involved
Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
We recommend you arrive 15 minutes before the start of the tour
If you chose the transfer option please be ready at the specified time of pick-up