Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia

Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá

Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia

Hiking
1 day
October - December
Easy
Every day, Private Guide, Transfer, Meals, Local Partner
Family-friendly, For groups, Friends, Individuals, Couple, Small Group
2019

Tue, Oct 15

$86

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Overview

  • Visit the legendary Lake Guatavita from where the legend of the “El Dorado” comes
  • Enjoy the hike around the Lake
  • Be amazed by the Salt Cathedral, which is simply amazing and incredible

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Important Informations

  • Departure: Bogotá, Colombia 
  • Departure Time: ~ 9 AM 
  • Return Time: ~ 17:30 PM 

Lake Guatavita

  • Lake Guatavita is a lake in a forest-fringed crater, northeast of Bogotá, in central Colombia. 
  • It was a holy site to the Muisca people, who cast elaborate gold offerings into its depths, inspiring the legend of El Dorado and several ill-fated attempts to drain the lake. 
  • The area has trails and many birds.

Related Photos: Lake Guatavita

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Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b

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Itinerary

Lake Guatavita

We will visit the legendary Lake Guatavita – the legend of the “El Dorado” comes from this magical place. We will do a short hike like 1 hour around the Lake.


Salt Cathedral, Zipaquirá
  • After the lake we will go directly to Zipaquirá. The real attraction of the city is the Salt Cathedral which is simply amazing and incredible.
  • The cathedral can be visited by tourists since 1995.
  • It is a religious place but everyone will enjoy it because you will be able to understand one piece of the Colombian culture.


Lunch time

The main square of Zipaquirá is great colonial square – our lunch will be served in the city center.

Price includes

Entry fees - Tickets
Transfer from your accommodation
Lunch
Personal Guide
Walking tour
Water
Breakfast
Gratuity
Domestic flight tickets
Private transfer

Salt Cathedral

Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5

Map

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Important Informations

  • Departure: Bogotá, Colombia 
  • Departure Time: ~ 9 AM 
  • Return Time: ~ 17:30 PM 

Lake Guatavita

  • Lake Guatavita is a lake in a forest-fringed crater, northeast of Bogotá, in central Colombia. 
  • It was a holy site to the Muisca people, who cast elaborate gold offerings into its depths, inspiring the legend of El Dorado and several ill-fated attempts to drain the lake. 
  • The area has trails and many birds.

Related Photos: Lake Guatavita

Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #a34be6e3-8a43-4991-a006-9a4d3a04b25b

Clothing

  • Dress Code: sportswear, jacket


Itinerary

Lake Guatavita

We will visit the legendary Lake Guatavita – the legend of the “El Dorado” comes from this magical place. We will do a short hike like 1 hour around the Lake.


Salt Cathedral, Zipaquirá
  • After the lake we will go directly to Zipaquirá. The real attraction of the city is the Salt Cathedral which is simply amazing and incredible.
  • The cathedral can be visited by tourists since 1995.
  • It is a religious place but everyone will enjoy it because you will be able to understand one piece of the Colombian culture.


Lunch time

The main square of Zipaquirá is great colonial square – our lunch will be served in the city center.

Price includes

Entry fees - Tickets
Transfer from your accommodation
Lunch
Personal Guide
Walking tour
Water
Breakfast
Gratuity
Domestic flight tickets
Private transfer

Salt Cathedral

Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5
Walk Tour Around Lake Guatavita and Zipaquirá Lake Guatavita, Zipaquirá, Colombia #c140af5c-015b-419b-8d45-03570ea82cd5

Map

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

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1 day
2019

Tue, Oct 15

$86

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Lake Guatavita
Related Photos: Lake Guatavita
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Salt Cathedral
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