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Bogotá: Guided 5-Hour Coffee Farm Tour

1. Bogotá: Guided 5-Hour Coffee Farm Tour

Join us on our Coffee Farm experience as we set out from the center of the city and head an hour and a half deeper into the mountains of Bogotá! We will start the day by enjoying a traditional Colombian breakfast together and then go to meet our local farmers. We will discuss what it means to be an organic coffee farm and what the daily tasks of a farmer look like. Walk around the farm and take in the more than 8,000 coffee plants. We’ll learn how to hand-pick coffee and process it, and then afterward we will enjoy a delicious cup of coffee prepared in a unique way. If the weather and season permit, we will even get to plant our own coffee! We wrap up the tour with local cuisine for lunch and began the trip back to the city, making brief stops to take pictures of the Paramos ecosystems and the picturesque Bogotá city skyline. Total duration: 7-8 hours.

Bogota: Food Discovery Tour

2. Bogota: Food Discovery Tour

Explore the unique flavors of different Colombian regions on this food tour of Bogota. Go to 7 places within the La Candelaria neighborhood and sample a variety of traditional food and drinks. Visit the local market and stop by multiple family-owned businesses to try aborrajado, ajiaco, and other special dishes. Meet with some of the best professional baristas in the region. In a single afternoon, get to learn about Colombian culture through its food and history. This tour accommodates both vegetarian and vegan preferences. Be prepared to tuck into lunch and dinner so make sure with an empty belly.

Bogotá: Small-Group Night City Tour by Bus

3. Bogotá: Small-Group Night City Tour by Bus

Start the tour in the late afternoon and discover more of Bogotá at night. Head up to Monserrate to admire the sweeping views of the city. Head to the north of Bogotá passing through the busiest areas at night, Chapinero, and then go to a unique and fashionable place to play a traditional Colombian game. Taste a local drink and eat a typical snack of the city. Next, head to the T Zone, one of the busiest areas in the city. Finish the tour at the famous Andrés DC Restaurant or at the Cumbia House, before returning to the starting point.

Bogotá: Paloquemao Market Private Tour with Tastings

4. Bogotá: Paloquemao Market Private Tour with Tastings

The experience begins with pickup from your Bogotá accommodation and heads to the vibrant Paloquemao Market. Upon arrival, soak up the unique sights and scents of this bustling community hub and mingle with the locals going about their day. Wander between the colorful market stalls and learn about regional produce from your expert guide. As you explore, enjoy an exotic fruit tasting session, with over 15 varieties to choose from. You’ll also sample a selection of juices made from the fruits you're unable to find at the market. Finally, taste at least five traditional snacks and delicacies, and get a sense of authentic Columbian cuisine. By the end of the experience, you’ll have a better understanding and appreciation for Colombian cooking, cuisine, produce, and culture.

Zipaquira: Half-Day Salt Cathedral Tour

5. Zipaquira: Half-Day Salt Cathedral Tour

In this Salt Cathedral tour in Zipaquira, you will travel to a place that is without a doubt a must-visit in Colombia, a monument to faith that has become an architectural piece like no other. Near Bogotá, Zipaquira is a colonial town known for its beauty, but its typical architecture is not its principal attraction. 180 meters under the ground, you will find an engineering jewel, famous around the world, known as the Salt Cathedral. Visit a unique place that will leave you breathless. Inside the mine there are different pieces of stone work and sculpture that, due to their size and illumination, make this spectacular wonder an incredible destination.

Bogota: East Hills Mountain Hike

6. Bogota: East Hills Mountain Hike

Hike the mountains near the city of Bogota. Although the majority of Bogota is quite flat, the city limits to the east include an incredible mountain range that follows Bogota’s territory lines from south to north. This mountain range is what is locally known as the East Hills. Start your day early, just after sunrise. Your guide will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the starting point, right at the edge of the city.  There you will hike up for about one hour until you reach a perfect lookout with a privileged view overlooking the city. Along the hike, you will learn from your expert guide about the struggle between native and foreign species, the environmental issues that Bogotá is facing, and much more. After 2 hours approximately you will return to the city. Then refuel with breakfast at a local bakery where you will try different kinds of bread and hot beverages that make up the typical Bogotan breakfast. Finally, your driver will drive you back to your hotel or preferred destination address. 

Bogota: Colombian Coffee Tasting

7. Bogota: Colombian Coffee Tasting

Upon arrival at the café, meet with your guide who will introduce you to Colombian coffee. Learn about the history of coffee in Colombia, which is known worldwide for its balanced rich and nutty taste. Learn how to taste and recognize different coffee flavors. Conduct an acidity test and an aroma test, and learn about the many different coffee brewing techniques. Taste some interesting products made from the humble coffee bean. Finally, brew and taste your own perfect cup of coffee to complete the experience.

Bogotá: Capital Street Art

8. Bogotá: Capital Street Art

You start at El Chorro de Quevedo, where you will be able to see some of the first urban art interventions in La Candelaria neighborhood. You will walk through the historic center of the city, appreciating pieces of different artists in alleys, colorful streets, facades of colonial houses, ancient buildings, squares and walls. Your path will lead you through the Avenida El Dorado, one of the main streets of the city, exclusively designed to accommodate the largest pieces of urban art in town, a landmark that pleases both locals and tourists. This route will show you the work of the best exponents of street art, who supported by the mayoralty, are working on infrastructure projects embellishing huge walls, abandoned buildings and bridges. Arriving at Central Cemetery of Bogotá, continue by foot, walking through the traditional sector of Teusaquillo, which hosts various theaters and cultural and artistic spaces. Here you will learn more about the experience of urban artists and community work.

Bogotá: Downtown Sightseeing Biking Tour with Food Tasting

9. Bogotá: Downtown Sightseeing Biking Tour with Food Tasting

Join this guided bike trip for a perfect way to get a comprehensive perspective of the city. This is the best option if you're looking to cover more ground than you would by feet. Plus, being led by a local, you'll get a much deeper insight into the history and culture of Bogotá. Receive your bike and helmet, then head over to the three founding plazas in La Candelaria to understand how the city has changed over time. Then, you will cycle along the iconic 7th avenue, originally a salt road in indigenous times. Stop by the National Park and take in the half forest-reservoir, half-cultural hub. Afterward, ride along the bike roads to the Parkway Boulevard, a natural path full of trees, before crossing El Dorado Avenue and going back to La Candelaria. Cycle through hidden neighborhoods where graffiti has become a way of facing social issues. On top of that, you will taste traditional snacks and drinks in local places and finish the day by having a rewarding tree-planting experience.

Bogota Chocolate Tasting Tour 3 Hrs

10. Bogota Chocolate Tasting Tour 3 Hrs

Join a chocolate tasting tour at Republica Del Cacao, a famous and popular South American chocolate retailer. This retailer originated in Ecuador but now operates in Peru and Colombia bringing unique varieties, aromas and flavors to the shelf. Chocolate naturally infused with salt, mango, aniseed or chillies are just some of the flavors on offer, guaranteed to tantalize your tastebuds and please your palate. The chocolate is all naturally sourced from the Choco region where the company is hoping to establish a joint initiative with the government to aid farmers producing the chocolate. The history of chocolate making and sourcing will be explained as will the different types/flavors and the processes involved in the production of the world’s favorite sweet treat. Next comes the part everybody looks forward to, the tasting. Taste one of Republic Del Cacao’s trademark bars, an organic delicious chocolate. After the tour you will have time to explore the products on offer at Republica Del Cacao.

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What people are saying about Bogotá

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 25 reviews

The guide was very nice, open and well versed in English. We walked to a chocolate shop where the owner was already waiting for us. First there was a short lecture about the family and their chocolate and then the production was explained. 5 different chocolates, various local fruits and the raw cocoa bean were tasted. You could make 3 pralines from the chocolate and fruit. We finished off with a hot chocolate and two Colombian pastries. I really liked it, also because I was alone with the guide :)

Great variety of coffee flavours and preparation methods. We tried 4 different beans made with an aeropress, Turkish coffee maker, pour over, and coolest of all, a coffee Siphon. The cafe space itself was super stylish and staff did a great job explaining the whole process

Marcella was a PHENOMENAL tour guide! We are so grateful we signed up for this amazing tour. The coffee farm is unbelievable and the drive out there is absolutely gorgeous!!! A must see!!!

Gabriela the guide took us to 6 really delicious shops and always explained what the different dishes are all about. Vegetarians get more side dishes, but they're really good too!

I had a really nice time. It was nice to hear about the history of the city and to visit all the different parts. Our guide José was absolutely brilliant.