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Te acompañamos en tu recorrido por La Candelaria, en español, en otros idiomas llamar. Consúltenos para viajes, vivienda e inversiones ne la zona
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Calle 10 # 0 15 Bogota, Colombia | Llegando por avenida circunvalar preferiblemente., Bogota 111711, Colombia
La Candelaria
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All reviews la candelaria narrow streets colonial architecture historic neighborhood walk around presidential palace the main square government buildings street vendors botero museum bolivar square nice walk big city gold museum walking tour graffiti tour street art
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed all the new sounds and sights. Especially the Monteserate trolley cars. Street vendors and acrobats were excellent.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank adorafedora
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From hostels to restaurantes and may be some fun. It's the perfect spor to walk around, dine something and have a good evening. From sitting at the stairs of the house of coin, to having a coffe in the caffeteria of Virgilio Barco's library or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sebastian a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must see area. Museums and historical/government buildings are abundant here. Street performers, shops, music.... Bogota residents and visitors enjoying themselves everywhere!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best district in Bogota, full of history and character. Best appreciated on foot with the aid of a local guide.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank T35BZcristinag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully painted murals on the walls of the houses and a cobbles street along with some local dance and entertainment gave this place a great local feel and flavour....walk down the road to the main square and streets are filled with local hawkers with great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank reubenpinto
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

La Candelaria is a must-visit when traveling in Bogota. The streets are charming, lovely little cafes everywhere and surrounding by beautiful art.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sonyam413
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

I loved Candelaria so much that I went 3 times while in Bogota. I just loved walking around the streets and seeing the colorful buildings and street art. Loved the architecture and colorful cathedrals! Highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leada5
Reviewed 1 February 2019

We flew into Bogota a day before our tour so that we'd have some free time to explore on our own. After reviewing options, we chose to visit the La Candelaria neighborhood and I was so glad that we did! This place is amazing. Locally,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Diane D
Reviewed 24 January 2019

It is quite picturesque and well worth your effort and time. If you can manage to do one of the bike tours, highly recommend it. Beautiful streets and very friendly during the daytime.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lex_NC
Reviewed 22 January 2019

This small area of the city, is by far the most important when it comes to history, art and culture. The beautiful neighborhood offers amazing contrasts in terms of social interaction, architecture, gastronomy, religion, etc. and contains some of the most important places for every...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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25 February 2019|
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Response from Gloria S | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Four Seasons Casa Medina, which is in the Zona G (G forGastronomy). This was the best hospitality experience we ever had. You can walk to the best restaurants and bars in Bogota (pls note spelling of the... More
15 September 2018|
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Response from Anthony706 | Reviewed this property |
My wife, myself and 12 year old son felt fine day and night. We would be out till 10pm or 11pm and walk back to our rented apartment. That said we are from NYC. I grew up in NYC. My wife and son can speak Spanish. I... More
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Response from joesindorf | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of your desired "adventure level"... I've stayed in both Chapinero (where The Cité Hotel is located) and in Candelaria. Here's the thing... during the day, Candelaria is wonderful. The old buildings, the shops... More