1. Colombia
  2. Cundinamarca
  3. Bogotá

Private Tour of Lake Guatavitá from Bogotá

Product ID: 97620
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Learn about the legend of dorado and escape the bustle of Bogotá and explore the storied and sacred Lake Guatavitá.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Spanish, English

Pick-up service

Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy flora and fauna
  • Walk through mountains
  • Take a scenic drive to Lake Guatavitá
Full description
After pick-up at your Bogotá hotel at 09:00, join your English speaking guide and private transportation for the scenic two hour drive to Lake Guatavitá. At the lake, which is part of a private protected area, an English speaking park guide joins the group to explain the Muisca people, the legend of El Dorado and the area's biological importance for roughly 75 minutes, including a 30-minute walk up a trail to the rim of the crater to view Lake Guatavitá below

After leaving the lake, travel to the nearby town of Guatavitá to explore architecture and ambiance, including the town's bullring. On the way back to Bogotá, pause at the La Calera viewpoint for views over the Colombian capital below before returning to your hotel.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • English speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food
  • Alcoholics drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Please bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Sturdy shoes and raincoats are recommended