One thing’s for sure – you’ll never be bored in Bogota. Each attraction will give you an understanding of the cultural and historical heritage of this very unique city. And after you're done sightseeing, treat yourself to the spectacular nightclubs. Their stylish and original designs are among the best Bogota attractions.
Museums & Galleries
The Museum of Gold is home to more than 30,000 pieces of pre-Colombian art. The most visited exhibits include the Muisca boat scene. It represents the Muisca tribe tossing gold into the Lake of Guatavita. This was a ritual to appease the angry gods. The gold cross dating to colonial times is another outstanding Bogota attraction. It’s ornamented with emeralds and diamonds. Visitors from around the globe line up to see the replicated lost city of Tairona. The actual discovered city is said to be larger than Machu Pichu in Peru. It’s also considered one of the most impressive Bogota attractions and of outmost archaeological importance.
Another must among Bogota attractions for visitors is the National Museum. It’s housed inside a former prison. Exhibits cover all periods of history dating back to pre-colonial times. You can browse through artifacts, textiles and other items.
The Botero Museum exhibits Fernando Botero’s works. His paintings of overweight people are seen and recognized around the globe. They’ll impress art lovers and travelers enjoying the Bogota attractions.