Marvelous Colonial town
Villa de Leyva, a gorgeous colonial village so well preserved. It is located 112 miles north of Bogota. It's mild climate, beautiful landscape adorned by the Andes mountains, and friendly people.
On the way to Villa de Leyva we can visit Ráquira, a quaint pottery town. There are others landmarks that it is worth see: the XVII century Santo Ecce Homo convent, the fossil. Strolling through the cobblestone streets is amazing.
8:30 a. m. Pick up at the hotel to head to Villa de Leyva.
9:30. Visit to the Salt Cathedral in Zipaquira.
12:00. Free lunch of your choice at a quaint restaurant near the Fuquene lake.
1:30 p. m. Visit to Raquira, a small pottery town.
2:30. Continue our trip to Villa de Leyva.
3:30. Check-in at hotel.
4:30. Strolling in Villa de Leyva for an hour. Evening free.
2nd Day. In the morning visit the Santo Ecce Hommo, a XVII century convent, the Infiernito archaelogical site, the Fossil.
12:30. Free lunch of your choice.
2:00 p. m. Departure to Bogota.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the hotel where you are staying.
End location: Same location.
Duration: 2 days
This tour two lasts two days one night in Villade Leyva.
Comfortable van with driver.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
45000 COP - For a meal.
I am not a driver but I arrange private transportation.