Bogota Lunch Tour with a Twist

    • 5 hours
    • BOGO1
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Street art + artisan chocolate + street food + architecture = one t<span>ranscendent </span>travel experience! Join this Bogota food tour to combine all of the above while walking through Bogota's vivid streets.

Highlights

* Feast on the culinary delights of Bogota's food scene, such as 'corrientazo' (menu of the day), hot cocoa, chicha, and empanadas

* Discover Bogota’s uprising street art and learn about Colombia's contrasting culture, architecture, and politics

* Visit Bogota's first printing house and learn all about traditional printing techniques

* Check out some of Bogota’s historic places like Chorro de Quevedo, Museo Botero, and Plaza de Bolivar

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Parque de los Periodistas, Carrera 4 - Candelaria (in front of the statue).
  • Finish:

    Parque de los Periodistas, Carrera 4 - Candelaria (in front of the statue).
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
 
  • Inclusions:

    Guide, lunch (menu of the day + soft drink or natural juice), 1 hot cocoa, 1 chicha, 1 empanada, 1 handmade notebook. 
  • Exclusions:

    Additional food, drinks, tips / gratuities for your guide.

Additional information

Carbon Offset:Voucher exchange details

Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.

Confirmation of booking

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. <br /> Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

Dress standard

Casual wear, walking shoes, and a rain jacket if necessary. 

Child policy

This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour. Children younger than 6 are permitted at no extra cost, but please make sure you inform our guides of this before you take the tour.

Language

English

Tipping Info

If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

Itinerary

Get to know Bogota from a different perspective, with a healthy dose of culture, art, history, and food! Start this walking tour in Bogota's historic neighbourhood, La Candelaria, where the city was founded in 1538. Enjoy its well-preserved architecture, characterised by Spanish colonial and Baroque styles. 
Explore Bogota's uprising urban street art and discover some of its most famous murals and artists. Through these fascinating artistic representations, you’ll learn about Colombia's history, culture, and politics. From there, you’ll get to know all about another element of Colombian culture – cocoa! At a traditional local shop, you'll get the low down on the whole chocolate making process and then try the finest homemade chocolate.
Along the way you’ll also taste 'chicha', a fermented beverage made out of maize, which dates back to ancient Muisca times, and enjoy a traditional 'corrientazo', a popular menu of the day packed with Colombian culinary delights. 
Stroll through the streets of La Candelaria, visit Chorro de Quevedo, Museo de Botero (renowned Colombian painter & sculptor), and Plaza de Bolivar (main square). Continue to an empanada shop and indulge in this freshly made street food snack filled with fried with rice, meat, and chicken. Finally, visit Bogota's first printing house and get involved in a short printing workshop featuring traditional techniques.
You'll end this Bogota tour with a first-hand understanding of just how awesome the city is, and how delicious Bogota's food is. Not a bad way to spend an afternoon!

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