We will walk around Candelaria district, the oldest and most important neighborhood in Bogotá. We will talk about history, geography, currrent social and political situation in Colombia. We get involved with our culture by drinking chicha! The most traditional fermented drink in the city, part of our indigeneous heritage. Also we will try some local snacks made with corn and in the end of the tour we will play the gunpowder game, better known as Tejo, a funny drinking game played in the prehispanic times. This tour gives you an entire idea about the Colombia's capital context. You will never get bored due we talk about different topics, interact with locals, visit the most important spots in the city and get the max of the artistic and historical value of all the streets and alleys we walk trough. Join us in the oldest walking tour in the city!
Im Juan a genuine traveler and host of different experiences in my city. Im an urban planner and a tour guide who loves to show the best of my culture and city. With a bunch of friends we run this walking experience around Bogotas oldtown, a place full of history and culture. For more than 4 years my friends Paula, Jose Luis, and Cristian have been working in la Candelaria, walking through its alleys, square, museums and markets. Each one of us is specialized in different topic that make this experience richer. As a host, i enjoy to get in touch with people from all around the world.
More than walking is to live a real experience, thas why we will drink Chicha in a traditional restaurant, at the oldest square in the city. Also we are going to travel the Arepa from Bogotá in an small family bussines. Finally we will play tejo in a craft breewery and coffe shop exclusive for us!
Walking Tour oldtown La Candelaria 3pm