Hike through one of Bogota’s lesser known secrets – the Eastern hills – with a local guide that will take you through and show you the secret beauty of Bogota’s natural treasure
Sitting on a vast savannah thanks to the formation of the East-Andean Mountain range, Bogota is an absolute marvel. On this tour you will be able to experience the mountain range that is known as the Eastern Hills.
The mountains trails of the Eastern hills are perfect for getting a great view of the historic city Bogota and is not trekked at high volumes which makes it perfect for getting some peace and tranquility.
You will start the day early on this tour. Your guide will pick you up at your hotel and drive you directly to the starting point of the hike at the edge of Bogota.
From the starting point you will hike up about one hour till you reach the viewpoint to see the whole city of Bogota. During the hike your guide will explain to you the importance of the eastern Andean hills and the current battles between Colombia’s modernization and the preservation of nature.
After approximately 2 hours you will be returned to the city and have breakfast at a local bakery where you will be able to try all different kinds of typical Bogotan foods.
At the end of the tour you will then be transported back to your hotel or preferred location.
Andrés was born in Bogotá in the early nineties. He has traveled his country and has seen it change over the years until becoming the open to the world country that it is today. He is been a guide since 2011 and tells us that Colombia is so special because they are the door of South America and they have two oceans, the caribbean coast and the pacific coast. As he explains, everybody knows the beautiful caribbean coast (with famous beach towns like Cartagena, Santa Marta or Barranquilla, hometown of universal Singer Shakira), while the Pacific Coast remains mainly unknown. Andres likes to share its secret spots with the travelers that visit its unknown paradises.
During his free time, Andrés has two passions, photography and documentary films production. So if you are gonna join one of his tours, don’t forget your camera, he always provide traveler with some tips.
Andrés speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese.
This young Colombian, passionate about Design and Jewelry, was borned in the late eighties, in a very turbulent time for her nation. Patricia is know proud of the deep changes Colombia has suffered since she was a kid and fervently celebrates Colombian Diversity. “Everywhere you go, the environment is going to be different” says.
She claims that Colombia is the most colorful country in the world, and that’s one of the special things about Colombia you can find any single color here, in landscapes, in constructions, in art etc..
She became a guide because she considered it was one of the best ways to share the beauty of her country and the talent of its people to the world.
Patricia has been working as a guide since 2013 and she is fluent in Spanish and English.
This young Guide was born in Boogtá, in the early nineties and has been a tour guide since 2013. He is Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
It didn’t take Fabian a long time to realize the Diversity in his country, he tells us that just traveling from Bogotá to Medellín, cities about 260 miles away from each other, every single person is very different.
He claims that in Colombia they have the influence of so many different cultures (Afro-Colombians, Criollos, Romas, Sephardic Jews, Germanics…), and that you can see their influence in everything, the food, the music and dances, the architecture…
He tells us that people coming to colombia these days, will get a more authentic vision of the country and its people, since they are much more open and willing to share their country.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.