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Bolivar Square

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Tips from locals

Sergio & Marcela
Sergio & Marcela
November 12, 2019
Main square with a lot of history. You can book free walking tour in english or spanish at the Tourism office located at the Casa de los comuneros.
Thomas
Thomas
October 23, 2019
La Macarena is situated in the city centre, which to my point of view is the most interesting part of Bogotá. Here, in the centre, the modern and the folkloric, the rich and the poor Colombia converge. In taxi you are in 5 minutes (no traffic jam included) at the main square of Bogotá, the Plaza…
Hugo Alberto & Angela
Hugo Alberto & Angela
September 24, 2019
Plaza Bolívar|©Pedro Szekely/Flickr Plaza Bolívar Plaza Bolívar is the main square in the heart of La Candelaria and at the center for some of the city’s most important buildings and offices. It is named after one of Colombia’s most important historical figures, Simón Bolívar. Bolívar’s importance…
Nicolas
Nicolas
September 22, 2019
This is our main square, surrounded by our cathedral, the mayor's office, congress, and supreme court. The city's oldest restaurant "La puerta falsa" is adjacent to the Cathedral
David
David
August 26, 2019
a place to visit, take some pictures and know the history about bogota

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Location
11-10 Cra. 7
La Candelaria, Bogotá 111711
Phone+57 1 4629226
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