Architecture Tour in Bogota – If you are interested in architecture, you can’t miss the opportunity to explore the urban diversity that Bogotá offers. From the Colonial to the Renaissance style, and from the New Gothic to the Modern, the city doesn’t stop surprising us with its innumerable architectural jewels.
Architecture Tour in Bogota
Bogota has a real mix of Spanish colonial, neo-classical, modern/progressive and republican architecture. You can find such architectural jewels as the Teatro colon the oldest theatre/opera house in South America, an elegant masterpiece heavily influenced by the Baroque style. You will explore many different spectacular buildings, churches and cathedrals that are considered national heritage and that have kept their structures in perfect condition despite the passing of time. A cultural mix between Europe and Latin America is reflected in the way the classic designs are adapted to the New Continent. You will witness the legacy of Rogelio Salmona, one of the best known Colombian architects who is the pioneer of an urban movement that helped the city development.
Neighborhoods full of architectural richness will open their doors to you. Quinta Camacho, El Nogal, La Merced, Teusaquillo and Chapinero will be the perfect scenery to enjoy buildings, mansions, houses and their different styles. La Candelaria neighborhood will be waiting for you, so you can end your journey walking around its paved streets, considered a national treasure. The National Congress, The Prime Cathedral, The Justice Palace, The Main Town Hall and The 20th of July House will be just some of the wonderful structures you will enjoy in this architectural tour.
Lastly explore the local gastronomic scene with a scrumptious typical dish, finishing an unforgettable Architecture Tour.
SUGGESTED ITINERARY (Can be changed according to the client)
ARCHITECTURE TOUR IN BOGOTA 6 HOURS
09: 00 Pick up at the hotel.
10: 00 Visit La Merced, Teusaquillo and La Soledad neighborhoods.
13: 00 Lunch at a typical restaurant (includes main course and a non-alcoholic beverage).
14: 00 Visit Rogelio Salmona Buildings and Usaquen.
15: 00 Drop off at the hotel.
***Includes: Professional bilingual guide, private transportation service, lunch and entrances.