Discover the charming colonial architecture and cobblestone streets of Villa De Leyva, one of Colombia’s magical villages, on an 11-hour day trip departing from Bogotá. Explore i fascinating history, how it’s been beautifully preserved and the variety of sights including Boyacá Bridge, El Infiernito (Litte hell), the blue ponds and Ráquira.
• 11 hours
Spend 3 relaxing days and savor a taste of a traditional Colombian village on this 3-day exploration of Villa de Leyva, that’s a 3-hour car ride away from Bogotá. Discover the charming colonial architecture and cobblestone streets of Villa De Leyva, one of Colombia’s magical villages, on an 11-hour day trip departing from Bogotá. Explore it’s fascinating history, how it’s been beautifully preserved and the variety of cites including Boyacá Bridge, El Infiernito (Litte hell), the blue pond and Ráquira. This trip also includes a 2-night accommodation in a traditional guest house, Casa de las Ventanas de Fierro, 2 breakfasts, a guide who will be with you only the first day, entrance fees and a roundtrip transportation.
• 3 days
Experience to be a miner. Get an emerald with your own hands. This is a one day trip going to the mining area of Colombia. Enjoy the beauty of the Andes and get involve with the local culture, food and people. Visit the emerald mines in two days, leaving from the town of Chivor and visit the real mines where you could try to get the stone by yourself. One day trip back to Bogotá arriving by noon to your hotel or airport.
• 3 days
Streets paved in stone and white walls greet travellers arriving in Villa de Leyva a town in Boyacá which is part of the Colombian National Network Of Heritage Towns. it is located 4 hours by land north of Bogotá. Founded on June 12 1572 and recognise what colonial architecture, Villa de Leyva lives the 21st century with intensity, sharing its history with all who visit it.Here you will take a walk along the town to see the old colonial houses that have been transformed into museums and the convent of the Holy Ecce Homo, which since 1620 has attracted pilgrims from around the globe. At the end of this experience we will return to Bogota.
• 12 hours
One of the most beautiful villages in Colombia is Villa de Leyva, founded in 1572 and declared by Unesco as a world heritage site. Walk through the cobblestone streets of typical Spanish architecture, with its interior patios adorned with arches, fountains and multi-coloured flowers, enjoy its quiet and serene beauty it is an incomparable pleasure, a delight for the senses!Visiting a typical market in a small town in the Andes is a fascinating experience: market day is, in turn, a commercial and social event. It is the weekly opportunity to share with old friends. For the visitor, the bustling activity of the popular sales, the proximity of the authentic people with their traditional hospitality and their characteristic garments, constitute a unique attraction, an unforgettable opportunity.And there is much more! Don't miss it!
• 12 hours
Discover the world of gemstones and highest quality emeralds in the world. Colombian emeralds are famous for their exotic beauty and considered an important part of our cultural and geological heritage. This Emerald Gemstone tour invites you to discover the processes of mining, production and stone carving, while touring the main emerald trade center located in La Candelaria, the oldest neighborhood of Bogotá. We will visit several places where you'll find unique rough stones, sculptures and elegant jewelry designs, showcasing how Colombian emeralds are unique for their color, brightness, purity and size.
• 4 hours
Discover the charming colonial architecture and cobblestone streets of Villa De Leyva, one of Colombia’s magical villages, on this overnight trip departing from Bogotá. Explore its fascinating history, how it’s been beautifully preserved and the variety of sights including Boyacá Bridge, El Infiernito (Litte hell), the blue ponds and Ráquira. This mellow area’s exceptional architecture, great artisan craft shopping and historical richness offer the perfect combination.You will hardly find a place in Colombia that takes architectonic preservation as serious as Villa de Leyva. This small village located in the department of Boyacá and it’s a 3-hout drive from Bogotá. Spanish colonizers founded the village in 1572, visiting it gives the sensation of going back in time and in 1954 it was declared a national monument.
• 2 days
Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to explore one of the most spectacular villages near Bogota that will take you back in time to learn about the history of our ancestors. Walk around and enjoy a delicious Colombian coffee at one of the largest squares in South America and why not purchase unique souvenirs from the area.
• 10 hours
Casa Terracota is a private institution that has been built with the personal effort of the architect. Our purpose is to preserve this building as an icon of design and architecture, and to create an environment where arts can be taught and learned. Therefore, we appreciate your contribution buying the ticket and we kindly request to be careful during the visit. Please do not walk on the roof, hang from the walls or open the tap. Small-Group Tour is limited to a maximum of 15 travelers.
• 2 hours
If you want to travel through time and see how the things were in colonial times, this is your plan. This shared tour will take you to Villa De Leyva, the most preserve colonial town in Colombia, its surroundings and the town that we call the “Colombia’s Handicraft Capital” Ráquira.Tour is limited to a maximum of 8 travelers.
• 11 hours