46 days in Bogota & Barranquilla Itinerary

46 days in Bogota & Barranquilla Itinerary

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Bogota
— 42 nights
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Barranquilla
— 3 nights

42
nights
Bogota

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bogota: Tocancipa (Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de Fatima, Club de Golf UMB Universidad Manuela Beltran, &more), Laguna de Guatavita (in Tierra Negra) and Chingaza National Park (in Fomeque). Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Canocristales_la_macarena. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), explore the world behind art at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monserrate, and steep yourself in history at Bolivar Square.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bogota trip tool.

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major aiport is El Dorado International Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Bogota can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Barranquilla.

Things to do in Bogota

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zipaquira, Tocancipa, Chia, Tabio, Choachi
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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica ©
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica
Monserrate ©
Monserrate

3
nights
Barranquilla

Barranquilla ©
An industrial port city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, Barranquilla represents the fourth-most populous city in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for gifts at Todomono, thensteep yourself in history at Castillo de Salgar, and then examine the collection at Museo del Caribe. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Bocas de Cenizas, thenget to know the resident critters at Zoologico de Barranquilla, and then get engrossed in the history at Museo Mapuka.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Barranquilla trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Bogota to Barranquilla in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Bogota in March; daily highs in Barranquilla reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Barranquilla

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Castillo de Salgar
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Zoologico de Barranquilla ©
Zoologico de Barranquilla
Museo del Caribe ©
Museo del Caribe
Centro Comercial Buenavista ©
Centro Comercial Buenavista

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