Why doing a stopover in Bogota?
If you have come several times to Bogota and already visited the historical center of the
Colombian capital; La Candelaria, Plaza de Bolívar or Monserrate, then living a fun,
different and unforgettable experience in the midst of nature is the best plan for you
between the connection time between flights.
The Chicaque Tour allows you to visit the Natural Reservoir at Chicaque Park, located
just an hour away from Bogota, where you will be able to connect with nature by
walking through the ecological trails in the cloud forest. You will also have the
opportunity to appreciate the exuberant vegetation from its unique viewpoints and live
an unforgettable experience.
Did you know that Colombia ranks first in bird biodiversity in the world? It has more
than 1900 native species (20% of the species on the planet!) And the annual visit of 197
migratory birds that enrich the Colombian ecosystem with their trills. Come and visit the
Chicaque park with a guide specialized in ornithology and discover that it is not only
bird watching, but the possibility of entering the heart of unique ecosystems such as the
cloud forest, where music is found in the flutter and trills of a quantity and variety of
unique birds in the world.
Before starting the tour and to recharge energy, enjoy some typical Colombian snacks,
like a hot Agua de Panela (sugar cane water). If you love adventure and adrenaline, you
can zip-line in the middle of the treetops and enjoy the incredible view of the oak forest
from a height of 100 meters at a speed of 47 km/h.
To catch your breath and energy, you will have lunch at a restaurant in the middle of the
forest. Finally, you will hike all the way back to the starting point (the entrance of the
Please keep in mind that if you want to bird watch in the company of the ornithologist, it
is necessary that you let us know beforehand so we can contact the specialist. Also keep
in mind that it is important to let us know if you suffer from any type of cardiovascular
disease or any medical condition that prevents you from hiking.