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  1. Colombia
  2. Cundinamarca
  3. Bogotá
  4. Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá

Bogota: Legend of El Dorado and Salt Cathedral Tour

Product ID: 276267
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Visit the most famous spots in Bogota in one day. Get to know the picturesque Guatavita Lagoon, before crossing the Savannah to experience the Salt Cathedral, which is known as the first wonder of Colombia.
About this ticket
Duration: 10 - 12 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
Spanish

Pickup optional

You will be picked up from your accommodation within Bogotá. You will receive an e-mail with an approximate pick up time. Please be on time as there is a maximum wait time of 10 minutes.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Vsit the Guatavita Lagoon, which was the main inspiration for the El Dorado legend
  • Gain entrance to the Salt Cathedral
  • Visit the town of Zipaquirá
Full description
After gathering at either of the meeting points or being collected from your accommodation, your combination experience in Bogota will begin.

You'll first visit the Guatavita Lagoon, which was a source of inspiration for the Legend of El Dorado and the movie with the same name. The beauty of this place is sure to overwhelm you, and after some time there you will cross the Savannah. In the afternoon you will reach the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, which was the First Wonder of Colombia due to its imposing architecture.

In a single day you will enjoy the indigenous spiritual cosmogony, Christian spirituality, the beauty of nature, and the grandeur of architecture. At the end of your experience, you will be returned back to your point of origin.
Includes
  • Salt Cathedral and Guatavita entrance fees
  • Audio guide in Spanish, English, French, and Portuguese at the Salt Cathedral
  • Round-trip transportation from Bogota
  • Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks (lunch or snacks)
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off, unless option selected
  • Professional guide
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with vertigo

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Snacks
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
• This tour operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Transfers may take a little longer than usual due to highway maintenance works
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Bogota City Bus

Product ID: 276267