Free Walking Tours Bogota

Welcome to Bogota, one of the most fascinating and overlooked cities in South America. Let us help you pick the perfect Free Tour to go through its dramatic and exciting history. Enjoy its cobbled streets and colonial architecture, understand how Colombia overcame a violent past, and taste delicious food and traditional beverages. You will fall in love with it all!

Bogota is a unique city and despite all the hardships it endured, it has become one of the cultural capitals on the South American continent. Come and discover it on free Bogota walking tours!

What are your Free Tour options in Bogota?

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Which are the Best Free Tours in Bogota?

Although Bogota is the fourth largest city in South America, it is still an out of the beaten path destination, ideal for those seeking a true local experience!

The sprawling, bustling city of Bogota can seem intimidating to newcomers, so we recommend joining a free English speaking guide to have the safest, most complete introduction to authentic culture, markets, and street art.

Choose a City Center Free Tour around Bogota’s downtown to get your bearings in this energetic metropolis. You can’t miss the colonial, colorful buildings of La Candelaria, the oldest district in the city. Walking along charming cobbled streets you will get the chance to see the renowned Colon Theater, the 17th-century San Francisco Church and many popular museums, including the Botero Museum and the Gold Museum.

Joining a Historical City Center Free Tour you will also learn about indigenous people and their ancient rituals, how the arrival of the Spanish Conquerors and the colonization transformed this land, and the long fight for the independence of Colombia represented at Bolivar Square.

If you feel like hiking, join a Free Tour around Cerro Monserrate. You will have the opportunity to climb one of the most iconic hills of this scenic capital and take in the dizzying panoramic views.

One of the must-do tourist activities in Bogota is booking a Free Street Art Tour around the vibrant streets of the city. Graffiti has reached an unprecedent degree of perfection in Colombia, so take a stroll along bohemian neighborhoods, meet local artists, and learn about the political and cultural significance of this popular form of expression.

And if you really wish to dive into the contemporary history and society of Bogota, do not leave without experiencing a Colombian Armed Conflict Free Tour. You will fully understand why this country was once considered the most dangerous place in the world, and how younger generations are opening the door to a better future.

There are so many attractions and Free Tours you can choose in Bogota! Book now and get to know this amazing city, its history and culture.

What is a Free Tour?

Free Tours are walks provided by passionate local guides without requesting any upfront payments. They allow every traveler, no matter their budget, to experience and enjoy what a place has to offer. 

Who takes Free Tours?

Free Tours guests are travelers of all ages and backgrounds seeking to enjoy authentic experiences. Independent tourists usually book Free Tours because they are looking for special activities, where they can learn historical facts, but also get an overview about the local culture, environment, and people.

Are Free Tours really Free?

Yes. Free Tours run on a “Pay-What-It’s-Worth” basis, so they are completely free unless you decide to make a contribution according to how much you enjoyed the experience. Guides appreciate receiving tips of any amounts at the end of the tour, but it’s completely voluntary to do so.

Do I have to book my Free Tour?

Yes. It’s mandatory to make a booking to ensure group sizes remain manageable and Guides can provide a better experience for all guests. Making a booking is absolutely free and it will take you less than one minute!