Holidays to Bogota

Colombia
The first thing that you should know about Bogota is that while it sits near the equator, don't go there expecting it to be hot, balmy and tropical. That is because the city sits on the side of a mountain at some 8,860 feet in elevation, which means cool temperatures--even …

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How to get to Bogota

Here's what you need to know about getting to Bogota. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Bogota takes 10 hours, 40 minutes.

When to go to Bogota

Typical Holiday Price

£625 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Bogota varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Bogota.

Things to see and do in Bogota

Celeny Da Silva | Trip by SkyscannerGold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
eliduke | FlickrBotero Museum (Museo Botero)
Botero Museum (Museo Botero)
Briana | Trip by SkyscannerCerros De Monserrate
Cerros De Monserrate
Cesar Julio Marin M | Trip by SkyscannerLa Candelaria
La Candelaria
Leah Caroline Jones | FlickrPlaza de Bolivar
Plaza de Bolivar
Briana | Trip by SkyscannerBogotá Cathedral
Bogotá Cathedral
Cesar Julio Marin M | Trip by SkyscannerUsaquén
Usaquén
Cesar Julio Marin M | Trip by SkyscannerIglesia de Monserrate
Iglesia de Monserrate
Cesar Julio Marin M | Trip by SkyscannerCiclovia de Bogota
Ciclovia de Bogota
Venex_jpb | FlickrUnicentro
Unicentro

Reviews of Bogota

Ben Johnson
Ben Johnson
19/04/2019

Amazing city with so much culture. I stayed here for a month out of three months in Colombia (part of a much larger trip). Stayed in the quirky streets of La Candelaria, met lots of amazing locals who's hospitality is unrivalled, they showed me best spots for both locals and tourists. Highly recommend a visit here

Paige Grasso
Paige Grasso
02/04/2019

everything here is well worth the trip. Colombia is a country of convenience and adventure, Rappi is happy to help with anything you might need without leaving the comfort of your own couch. You can spend a day climbing Monserrate or exploring the many malls. Good food is never far no matter where you are.

Emily C
Emily C
24/11/2018

My favorite city. A place to go if you really want to test your Spanish skills. People there are so proud of their city and county. I recommend going to Monserrate to get a breathtaking view of the city. All the food is super economic even in what would be considered expensive restaurants. Also the food is great and the food is fresh. Like any othet city, you have to use common sense and be cautious. I'm sure there is something for anyone to love in Bogotá.

Briana
BrianaNew York City
14/11/2016

There are many sides to Bogotá, a sprawling city and the beating heart of Colombia. As long as you stay centrally located and avoid driving (this city is legendary for its horrendous traffic), you will enjoy its many facets, from the historic center of La Candelaria to the hip and trendy Zona Rosa. Despite its reputation for being unsafe, I found the city to be vibrant and comfortable at all hours of the day, although take precaution at night and keep an eye on your belongings. Bogota may not be the prettiest city at first sight, but dig around and you'll find plenty to love.

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