Getting There & Away

Regular buses serve Sogamoso from Bogotá (COP$27,000, three to four hours, hourly) and Tunja (COP$8000, one hour, every 15 minutes). From Sogamoso, Cootracero serves Iza (COP$2800, 40 minutes) and Monguí (COP$4000, one hour) every 20 minutes, and Lago de Tota (COP$9000, 1½ hours) hourly. There are six buses a day to San Gil (COP$50,000, six hours).