The Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral is not like other churches. Descend hundreds of feet underground to explore this unique creation which was carved into the walls and ceiling of an abandoned salt mine. Explore the dimly lit tunnels along wide pathways as a bilingual guide explains the history and significance of the Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral. This half-day cultural tour is perfect for the whole family.
• 5 hours
The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá is declared First Wonder of Colombia and considered one of the most remarkable architectural and artistic achievements of the Colombian architecture. Enjoy an interesting tour to Zipaquirá visiting the Salt Cathedral and discovering the Main Squares of the colonial town.
• 6 hours
Visit one of South America’s wonders, the Zipaquirá Salt Cathedral, and see the beautiful Lake Guatavita (Laguna de Guatavita) on this day trip from Bogotá! Explore the magnificent salt mine of Zipaquirá and see the famous cathedral up close. Then, visit Laguna de Guatavita, where the famous ‘el dorado’ legend originated, and see the Indigenous Cemetery and the Tominé Reservoir. If you’re looking for a fun outdoor activity, this is the perfect day trip for you!
• 8 hours
Get to know the first wonder of Colombia, the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá and the birthplace of the Legend of "El Dorado, the Sacred Lagoon of Guatavitá" in this full day tour from Bogotá. Explore the beauty of this unique Cathedral with a bilingual guide inside the cathedral, enjoy a two-hour nature walk to the Guatavitá lagoon, where the local guide explains the legend of El Dorado. visit of the town of Guatavitá and observation of the reservoir of Tominé.in the middle of the tour tasting a typical lunch of the region with meat to the llanera or vegetarian. After we return to the city of Bogota to its place of accommodation.
• 10 hours
One of the mandatory points in your list of pending visits in Colombia, must be the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá. This wonderful place, located just over an hour from Bogota, was chosen in 2007 as the First Wonder of Colombia, and we must say that being there, will for sure let you see that it was chosen with just reason. The design of the spaces inside the mine, the decoration, the lighting, the artistic pieces and the fact of being traveling a space nestled in the mountains, make this a unique and unforgettable experience. And if this were not enough, the trip to and from Zipaquirá will be decorated with the landscape of our savannah, which will certainly make your day something simply magical.
• 6 hours
Take a trip on the Bogota steam (or oil) train! This fun-filled day trip allows you to admire the beautiful landscape of the Bogota savannah as you travel stress-free by train to the town of Zipaquirá, famous for its salt cathedral built in one of the salt mines, and the town of Cajicá, a typical Colombian town. The train journey (six hours in total) is filled with spectacular scenes of the Colombian countryside that you’ll enjoy while you relax and look out the window. You’ll have a little free time in each town to explore on your own.
• 9 hours
Enjoy a diversified day visiting two of the most famous places of Colombia. Discover the architectural perl in the Salt Mine of Zipaquira walking in the underground and feel the colombian ryhthm in Andres Carne de Res, eating typical colombian food and shaking your body to the music.
• 8 hours
Enjoy this wonderful day trip to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá. Visit one of Coombia's architectural wonders and former candidate to be a world wonder. Dive into the depths of this subterranean temple and learn how it was built and the meaning behind it all.
• 7 hours
Enjoy this wonderful day trip to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá and Lake Guatavita. Visit one of Coombia's architectural wonders and former candidate to be a world wonder and then top it with a visit to one of its most legendary lakes. Dive into the depths of a subterranean Christian temple and then learn about the indigenous traditions in the lake were El Dorado was born.
• 10 hours
Visit one of Colombia's biggest attractions, the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira during this 7-hour private tour. With your guide, tour the underground cathedral's stations and tunnels and learn about its history. Then, return to the city center for lunch and a short sightseeing tour of Zipaquira. Hotel pickup and drop-off from Bogota is included.
• 7 hours