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Travel to Bogota

Located at a high altitude of over 2547 m in the Andino region with towering ranges of the Cordillera situated to the east, today, Bogota in Colombia, with its improved security measures, is a safe spot to visit for travelers. A city with multiple layers, Bogotá has a huge contrasting set of things on offer. Striking a strange balance between the new and the old; the quiet and the frenzied, Bogota gives you churches and ancient plazas along with towering skyscrapers; serene tree-fringed boulevards cut across by deafening traffic avenues. A travel to Bogota will give you a mixture of the old and the new of the c ity’s culture in good measures.

Bogota attractions:
During your travel to Bogota you get to visit various tourist spots in various zones. The district that bore witness to the significant historical and political events like the execution of revolutionary heroine Policarpa Salavarrieta and the slaying and getaway of Simon Bolivar, La Candelaria is home to quite a few interesting museums and ancient churches like La Catedral, Plaza de Bolivar, Biblioteca Luis A Arango (blaa), Iglesia del Carmen, Palacio de Nariño, and the Colonial Art Museum

The Casa de Moneda preserves a wonderful collection of ancient and new Colombian coins and has accounts of the history of minting. You get to view the excellent collection of paintings at Donación Botero, donated by Botero to Bogota. Besides, you also get to see works of Monet, Picasso, Dali, Renoir and others.

The Gold Museum is home to some of the exclusive golden artifacts of pre-Columbian era and of neighboring nations. You will admire the pre-Spanish artwork on gold here. Also, you get to see the La Casa del Florero which was the spot of the protest of Colombian 1810, the prologue to the famous revolt against Spain.

San Diego
San Diego too has a whole lot of tourist attractions to be explored while you travel to Bogota.
Opt for a Funicular up and Transferico down to Cerro de Monserrate to enjoy the gorgeous scenic view of the city while digging into the excellent Colombian food in the restaurant atop.
Visit Bogota's tallest building, Torre Colpatria, and enjoy the breathtaking views from the panoramic deck atop the building.

Bogota hotels
Generally located at convenient distance from the main transport hubs of the city, the Bogota hotels are cozy nests of comfort for the travelers. Here most of the luxury hotels cater modern facilities like multi cuisine restaurants, well stocked bars, well equipped conference facilities, fitness centers, swimming pools, beauty salons, and shopping areas. Also, the budget hotels guarantee good hygienic atmosphere and provide all the basic amenities like 24 hour room service, telephone, laundry and travel desk.

Reaching Bogota
Of the Bogota airports, the El Dorado International Airport is the most important one, serving flights to and from the leading cities like, New York City, Atlanta, Houston, Miami, Orlando, Paris, São Paulo, Madrid, Mexico City, San José, Buenos Aires, Lima, Panamá City, and Toronto. Also, good bus service is available in and out of Bogota's main station El Terminal de Transporte de Bogota.