There is no better welcome to Bogotá than taking a walk through the traditional neighborhood of La Candelaria, the beating heart of this beautiful city. In its centenary streets you will find stories, anecdotes, art, culture, architecture, gastronomy and everything that has built the typical identity of Bogotá and its inhabitants. Come and live Bogotá through the eyes of a local guide. Enjoy this fun and unforgettable tour with a walk to travel in time and admire the beautiful landscape as a backdrop.
This 2.5-hour walking tour will take you to the most important locations in "La Candelaria" by making a loop around the historical center. You will learn about the indigenous pre-Colombians, the founding of the city by the Spanish, the conflicting views about the history of the city, the failure of the social revolution and the modern developments.
Some of the important landmarks you will see in the tour are the Square of Bolivar, Square of Santander, Rosario Square, Chorro de Quevedo, Gabriel García Márquez Cultural Center, and the Church of la Candelaria. among other things.
During the tour you will also make a stop in one of the historical houses where you will taste a traditional alcoholic drink called chicha.
At the end of the tour, you will return to the departure point.