Colombian Emerald Tours, Bogota

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Who are we?

Bogota Colombia Emeralds was created to share the knowledge that I have learned about the business. The Emerald trade is filled with a dark and dangerous history that has thankfully changed over the years. I am a gringo from the States is fascinated with the business and would like to share what I have learned about the business and allow you to meet some individuals that have 30+ years of experience dealing with Colombian Emeralds.

What will I learn?

The tour will teach you:

- the dark history of the business and how Victor Carranza brought peace to the business

- how things are changing after Carranza's death

- history of the mines

- how business is done on the street

- the culture of the emerald business

- how to use a loop

- the difference between color and crystal

- how to invest in Colombian Emeralds

What time are the tours?

The tours will run every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:30 -12:00.

How much does it cost?

The tour costs 20,000 COP.

Where do we meet?

We will meet in front of the Emerald Trade Center on Avenida Jimenez #5-43
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  • I took the emerald tour today and thoroughly enjoyed myself. I wanted to purchase Colombian emeralds, but I felt so much better with my guide, who patiently took me to several dealers until I found...  more »
  • Would definitely recommend this tour, it was great to get an idea of emeralds and what to look for when purchasing an emerald. Gian Paulo was super helpful and friendly, took us to the emerald...  more »
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