This tour was specially designed for those bike lovers who want to experience the city riding a bike. Have the chance of strolling through sightseeing the capital city as you learn about its history, urban art movement, as well as diving into local culture and more. Depending on your interests, you will be taken to different locations making this tour personalized.
Starting at the meeting point where you will choose your bike and meet your friendly local English-speaking guide. Your guide will ask you some questions about your interests and preferences. This way, the guide will know which will be the most exciting places for you to visit, making the tour fully personalized and extra special. With this bike ride you will get the best of Bogotá in just a few hours.
You will begin by riding through the city center, and roam through the vivid and enchanting neighborhood of La Candelaria. Being the oldest neighborhood in the capital, you will be able to see the contrast between the colorful colonial houses and the vibrant urban street art. You will have the chance of seeing this closer at Chorro de Quevedo, where you will make a shortstop to have a better comprehension of Colombia’s history.
Then, you will keep on riding until you reach the historical epicenter of the city, the Plaza de Bolivar. Surrounding the square, you will find the most significant and prestigious administrative and governmental buildings. They have become part of the capital’s growth, history and a commonplace for locals. Here you will hear more about the square’s history and current affairs.
Next, you will ride through the Séptima Avenue, which is one of the main avenues in Bogotá, available only for pedestrians and cyclists (from the Plaza de Bolivar to the 26th street). You will go to a Tejo field where you will have the opportunity to experience Colombia´s national sport. After this, you will make a stop at Parque Nacional to try a refreshing salpicón (fruit beverage) prepared with a mix of tropical fruits.
You will continue the tour by going to Teusaquillo, a neighborhood that was considered one of the most modern and elegant neighborhood(s) in the 1930’s. You’ll observe its uncommon architecture that includes English Victorian, art deco and modernist houses. At the same time, you’ll learn the whole story behind this influence as you ride through this enchanting neighborhood.
Last but not least, you will make a coffee stop at a local roaster. There you will experience the last part of the coffee process, which is the roasting. You will learn why Colombian coffee has its deserved fame trying different coffees prepared by a specializedbarista. Here you will have the best chance to buy export quality Colombian coffee for the best price (at your own expense).
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This experience can be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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