Laguna  Salt Cathedral and Guatavita Lagoon Tour



Private transport

Bilingual tour guide

Medical insurance



Pick-up point 

 Hotel, airbnb or chosen place within  Bogota.

The tour starts from your hotel in Bogotá and you will be transferred to Sesquile, a municipality located approximately 75 km northeast of Bogotá, where is located Guatavita Lake.

Upon arrival, you will know this place full of magic, which is symbol of El Dorado legend and in company of a native guide while you learn about its history and importance you will walk for approximately 25 minutes to get to a viewpoint where you can contemplate not only the lagoon, also the beautiful and exotic Colombian landscapes.

Then, you will be transferred to Zipaquirá, a municipality declared as historical and cultural heritage of Colombia for its colonial architecture and be a place full of history of our indigenous ancestors, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy a typical lunch and where the Salt Cathedral is located.

Upon entering the Salt Cathedral, a unique experience awaits you, descending 180 meters underground through the tunnels with different stops that represents the Stations of the Cross, you will arrive at the only underground temple in the world and the second most impressive place on the planet.

At the end of the tour in the Cathedral of Salt, before returning to Bogotá, optional, you can enjoy the colonial beauty of Zipaquirá, making a short sightseeing tour through the historic center.

Note: The lagoon does not open the first working day of the week (Mondays or Tuesday in case Monday is holiday).


The Tour is all inclusive

  • Pick up and drop off private transportation service (Hotel/Apartment – Guatavita -Zipaquirá – Hotel/Apartment).
  • Bilingual tour guide during the tour (English or Spanish) and audio-guide inside the Salt Cathedral.
  • Colombian typical lunch.
  • Salt Cathedral and Guatavita Lake entrances.
  • Medical insurance during the tour.



10 hours Approximately (depends on traffic).


Level 2 of 5

Cost of the tour

  • From USD $ 83 Per person
Cost per person
Number of people Cost
1  Usd $200
2 Usd $135
3 Usd $110
4 Usd $105
5 Usd $100
6 Usd $95
7 Usd $90
8 Usd $85
9 – 10 Usd $83


Comfortable Clothes.

Steps to book


1. Confirm availability.

2. Pay the deposit (20% of the total amount).

3. Send us your information with the payment voucher or confirmation.

How to book?

To confirm your booking you must pay at least 20% of the total cost of the tour(s) and send the payment voucher or confirmation with the requested information by WhatsApp, email or Facebook.

  • PayPal
    Complete the booking form on our website and in a few minutes we will send you the payment request by Whatsapp or email.
    Transaction cost: 8% of the amount of the payment (Included at the sent request).
  • DAVIVIENDA Bank Savings Account (Consignment or transfer from another country, different to Colombia):
    Account number: 0074 7047 8541.
    Owner: Colombia Tours and Travel S.A.S.
    Transaction Cost: Usd $20.
  • DAVIVIENDA Bank Savings Account (Only from Colombia):
    Account number: 0074 7047 8541.
    Owner: Colombia Tours and Travel S.A.S.
    Not Transaction cost.
Booking and Cancellation Policies

1. To confirm your booking you must do the payment of at least 20% of the total cost of the service and send the payment voucher with the requested information by WhatsApp, email or Facebook.

2. Children up to 4 years old do not pay. Children from 5 to 9 years old will pay 75% of the adult cost.

3. Children of 10 years and older will pay as adults. We will take into account the age fulfilled on the day of the service.
4. To obtain a full refund for cancellation, you must cancel maximum 48 hours before the start of the service. After this time, will take the deposit amount (20% of the total value of the tour) as administrative procedures.
5. Postponements or changes will be received only up to 24 hours before the start of the tour and will be accepted according to availability.
6. If the passenger does not show up on the day of service, they will lose 100% of the booking deposit.
7. In case of weather issues or natural disasters the tour will be postponed for a next date, the itinerary will be changed or we will refund 100% of the deposit in order for the passenger to take no risks.
The guide will have to wait for the passenger at the agreed pick-up point for 30 minutes from the agreed time for the start of the tour, after this time he should contact the company and if it is not possible to contact the passenger, the tour will be cancel and the guide will withdraw from the place.
8. The company is not responsible for forgotten objects after the end of the tour.
9. In the event of an accident during the service, the guide or driver must be informed to make the insurance effective and guarantee medical attention. This can not be guaranteed if it is reported after the end of the service.
10. When making the booking, it is understood that you accept the booking and cancellation policies.


 Monday to Sunday from 7:45 a.m to 6:30 p.m (Local time) – Bookings for the next day until 10:00 p.m by WhatsApp only.  


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