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Free Bogota Walking Tours

Carrera 3 No. 12-72, La Candelaria, Bogota 111711, Colombia
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Juan was our tour guide and he was not only knowledgeable about Bogota and Colombia but his... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andrea L
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Denver, Colorado
Loved the free walking tour!

This was really well done. Angie (Angelica?) Was very funny, a great guide, and very very... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
MazK20
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Montreal, Canada
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Free walking tours (tips appreciated) of Bogota's historical center, La Candelaria, with its plazas, monuments, museums, government buildings and colonial churches. Visit the neighborhood's most important sites and learn about the Colombian capital's eventful and colorful history and culture. Tours start from Bogota Bike Tours's shop: Carrera 3 No. 12-72 Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 2
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“great tour” (12 reviews)
“la candelaria” (12 reviews)
“fruit” (15 reviews)
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Carrera 3 No. 12-72, La Candelaria, Bogota 111711, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Juan was our tour guide and he was not only knowledgeable about Bogota and Colombia but his presentation was engaging and delightful. He was passionate about the Colombian people and their history. The way that he presented the information was so relatable. Juan was humble...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This was really well done. Angie (Angelica?) Was very funny, a great guide, and very very informative. I'm definitely coming back to the places she showed us! Merci beaucoup Angie, c'était vraiment un plaisir. 3h bien passé.

Thank MazK20
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

This was an excellent tour led by Santiago! He had a HUGE group of English tourists and we met in front of the Museum d’ Or at 10 am. He easily entertained us with interesting stories for each site over 3 hours. We tasted 3...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I can't remember the guide's name but she was I think an anthropology student. She was so knowledgeable about her country and gave us a fantastic tour which mixed history of Colombia, a nod to Narcos and local knowledge e.g. she recommended a coffee place...More

Thank Julian P
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Amazing, just do it :) Awesome people, great knowldge, fun experience, nice introduction to the city. I highly tecommend.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This was the best experience we had in Bogota, and the best free tour we did in all of Colombia. The guide was amazing - perfect English, very knowledgable, friendly and entertaining. Amazing perks!

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great walking tour. The guide speaks good english, keeps it interesting and informative. We got insight into colombian politics and into the conflict with the guerillas and paramilitary groups. We also got to try chicha, exptic fruits and some authentic colombian coffee (didn't like the...More

Thank Jonathan B
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome tour guide! We visited great attractions and received very informative explanations of historical sites. The tour guide was friendly and offered the tour in English.

Thank Raynea R
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Mateo took us around La Candelaria district in Bogota and he was a great guide! Just over 2 hours of local explanations of history, buildings, fruit and tea tasting and an insight into Colombian culture. Highly recommended to introduce you to Bogota!

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The free walking tour was amazing! We got to taste exotic fruits, tea and quality local coffee! We found out lots of information about the country's history and current progression towards a peace agreement. Would definitely recommend this tour for anyone who wants to gain...More

Thank James R
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Ezequielc230115
8 November 2015|
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Response from Phil Z |
Hello! Take a look at Beyond Colombia website, you'll find all the info about the Tour, sign up and that's it
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