Tourist Attractions in Distrito Capital de Santafé de Bogotá

  • El Envigadeño is a local favorite!
    El Envigadeño is a local favorite!
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    Andres Carne de Res is NOT all that!

    by krstknight Written Jul 8, 2009

    While surfing the web for restaurants to enjoy during my visit to Bogota, one that came up on several websites was Andres Carne de Res. When I asked my husband, who grew up in Bogota, and many of his friends who live in Bogota, the response was all the same...a laugh! If you want to spend WAY too much money and dine with other tourists and Bogotano snobs, than head over to Andres Carne. If you opt to "live like the locals" (my travel motto) than avoid the overpriced tourist trap!

    Fun Alternatives: El Envigadeño
    Calle 23, número 5-19
    Bogotá, Colombia
    Tel. 249-5299

    The best bandeja paisa in Bogota!

    El Envigade��o is a local favorite!

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    by livecolombia Updated Apr 24, 2003

    Funded in 1939, this museum from the Bank of the Republica; investigated the pre-columbian cultures since 500 a.C until the spanish Conquest in the XVl century.
    It has 34.000 objects made in gold, 13.000 in ceramic and 800 in stone.
    Made with mask, rings, bracelets, orejeras, narigueras and the daily instruments.

    Carrera 6 on the corner of the calle 16
    Telephone: 2 890118/3431412
    Tuesday to Saturday
    9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    $ 2.500
    Sunday and Holidays
    10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    It's the house of the Marquess of San Jorge, this museum have 12.000 objects of ceramic of differents pre-colombian cultures.
    carrera 6#7-43
    Telephone: 2820760 / 2820940
    Tuesday to Saturday
    8:30 a.m. to 12:00 m. of 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    $ 2.500
    Adult $ 3.000
    Children $ 1.500

    This museum join objects used in the daily life of the XlX century; dress, decorations, movable, postcard, crockey and their history.

    Carrera 8# 7-93
    Open: Tuesday to Saturday
    From 8:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m.
    Telephone : 2817505
    Adult and Children $ 3.000

    This museum is a prision of the XlX century, with tecnology and history and the art from the 470 years d.C. Offer concerts, exposures and conference.
    Tuesday to Saturday
    10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    10:00a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Adult and Children $ 3.000
    Carrera7 #28-66
    Telephone: 3348366

    Others Museuns
    Art Colonial Museun
    Carrera 6 # 9-77
    Museum of art of the National University
    Carrera 30 with Calle 45
    Museum of Museums Colsubsidio
    Carrera 26 #25-42
    Museum of Grounds of Colombian
    Carrera 30 # 48-51
    Museum of Natural History
    Carrera 7 # 26-14
    Museum of the Childrens
    Carrera 48 # 63-97
    Museum of the Police
    Calle 9 # 9-27
    Museum Postral
    Carrera 7 with Calle 12A

    (Martha Martin)

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    by livecolombia Updated Apr 22, 2003

    Parque Simon Bolivar
    It is the largest park in Bogota, it is localized in downtown of the city, betwen main ways like Avenida El Dorado, calle 63, Avenida 68 and carrera 30, near to National University.

    Unique Suggestions: There you'll have many things of to do: walking, ride bike, sail, practice sports, concert, or rest on the grass.

    You must go there. It's so near to the hotels like Forte Capital, Sheraton, and near to International Airport El Dorado

    Germán Vargas y Miguel Ruiz

    Fun Alternatives: Historical places and theaters

    In downtown you can visit many historical places like: Plaza de Bolivar, Palacio de San Carlos, Quinta de Bolivar, Monserrate, and anothers beautiful places where you'll enjoy of them.

    Related to:
    • Theater Travel

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