La Candelaria Walking Tour - Bogota

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Valid from the time you exchange your voucher, for the duration selected.
  • Departure Details :
    La Candelaria, Bogotá, Colombia,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Put on your most comfortable shoes and get ready for the most authentic walking tour in the city!La Candelaria Walking Tour is designed for travelers who want to discover the local lifestyle, food and hidden jewels of the city instead of the traditional sightseeing experience. During 3 hours, our guide will focus on taking you to places withinLa Candelariathat still remain off the beaten track. You will learn about Bogotas current issues, social, andeconomic dynamics, and interesting historical anecdotes.

Know More about this tour

After meeting our guide at the meeting point near the Gold Museum, you will start the tour with a coca leaf tea to help use adjust to the altitudeand gain some energyfor the walk. Wewill walk up theEje Ambiantal,and learn about thereconstruction and social integration carried out by architectRogelio Salmonaat the turn of the century. Then we will enter La Candelaria and walk up toPlaza la Concordia,a local marketthat exhibits the day-to-day vendor/client relations for vegetable and fruit sales. Once out, we will walk the narrow street ofChorro de Quevedowhere we will make a stop to try a cup ofchicha,a traditional fermented drink made with maize; preparation was inherited from our native indigenousancestors.

Then, we will make a brief visit to theBotero Museumand follow ourway down toPlaza de Bolvar.This main square is the home to the most important administrative buildings and the legendary Prime Cathedral. Keeping away from themainstream area, we willenter asecretalley full of traditional handmade kitchen utensils. We will finishthe tour with a delicious and warmpan de bono, a pastry made with manioc (cassava) flour and stuffed with salted cheese and guava paste, and a glass of fresh oat milk. That will be the perfect finishfor this experience.

Inclusions

Coca leaf tea.

Glass of chicha.

Pan de bono with fresh oat milk.

An experienced and fun English speaking guide.

Snacks

Coffee and/or Tea

Exclusions

Gratuities

Anything that is not mentioned as included

Pictures

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

In case of rain we hold the right to rearrange the tour; tour plan may change. This tour does not include hotel pickup and drop off. If driver service is needed please contact us. It is recommended to wear long pants and obstain from any

flashy

objects or clothing.

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

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