Active Bogota Tour
To Chingaza National Park
Chingaza National Park is located less than 50 kms away from Bogotá. It has dramatic landscapes that vary from 800 (2,600 ft.) to 4,020 m.a.s.l. (13,200 ft.) being home of special flora such as the Frailejones and fauna such as the white-tailed deer or the Andean bear among others.
06:00) – Departure from the agreed point in private vehicles, then you will have breakfast in La Calera town before leaving to the entrance of the national park, where we will do the registration and will start the hike by the Siecha lagoons circuit (9.5 kms). You will have an outdoor lunch and then we will get in the transportation to the Monterredondo area, where you will have accommodation in the cabin. If the time and weather conditions allow it you will do a short hike (2 kms) at the Suasie Corto trail. At night you will have dinner and time to rest.
06:00) – Breakfast, and after that checkout from the cabins with all the backpack and camping elements, departing to Chingaza lagoon sector, where we will start a trek of 10 kms attempting to reach El Medio lagoon (with high probability to get feet wet, so we recommend to take good trekking boots and clothes for change once the trek is over) there we will have an outdoors lunch. After that we will continue our trek heading to the Guatiquia canyon where we will set our campsite with our professional camping equipment and will spend the night having dinner in this amazing area.
(06:00) – Breakfast at the campsite, and then we will disassemble the campsite in order to start a trek towards San Juanito town, where we will pass through several hanging bridges, we will see different rivers and wildlife proper of lower altitudes on the way to San Juanito town. On this journey we will experience several ther - mal floors of Colombia passing through unexplored canyons ending the day with accommodation and dinner in a basic hotel in San Juanito.
(08:00) – Breakfast at the hotel and then hike to see birds such as the Andean cock-of-the-rock and time to listen to stories of locals about the post-conflict and the cur - rent farming and conservation projects in the area. Afterwards you will have lunch at the hotel and then will head to Bogotá in our private transportation by road ending our 4 day expedition to an unexplored region full of biodiversity.
2024 prices per person in US$: with 2 people = $496, with 3 people = $354, with 4 or more = $268
Entrance Fee to the National Park:
• Students of 25 years old or less, showing the student ID: 22.000 COP.
• Colombians above 25 years old: 26.000 COP.
• Foreigners above 25 years old: 71.000 COP.
• Snacks & Souvenirs
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