Bogotá, Colombia
The perfect 1 day itinerary

Bogotá, Colombia's high-altitude capital, is a city of contrasts with a mix of colonial-era landmarks and modern architecture. It's known for its cultural epicenter, the cobblestoned La Candelaria, where vibrant street art and centuries-old houses blend seamlessly. The city is also famous for its wonderful museums, delicious food, and lively nightlife. Let's dive into the itinerary for your 1-day trip to this fascinating city.

What to do in Bogotá?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Bogotá. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Discover the Heart of Bogotá


Start your day with a visit to the historic neighborhood of La Candelaria. Wander through its narrow, cobblestone streets and admire the colorful colonial houses. Visit the Gold Museum, which houses one of the largest collections of pre-Hispanic gold work in the world.


Head to the Botero Museum, which displays works by Fernando Botero, Colombia's most famous artist. Afterward, visit the Plaza de Bolívar, the city's main square, surrounded by important landmarks like the Palace of Justice and the Primary Cathedral of Bogotá.


Take a cable car up to the top of Monserrate, a mountain that dominates the city skyline. Enjoy breathtaking views of Bogotá and have dinner at one of the restaurants at the summit.

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