Self-Guided Walking Tours to Explore Bogota, Colombia

Follow these 16 expert-designed self-guided walking tours to explore Bogota, Colombia on foot at your own pace. You can also create your own self-guided walk to visit the city attractions which interest you the most.

How it works: download the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet. Each walk comes with a detailed tour map as well as photos and background information for the featured attractions. The app's navigation functions guide you from one attraction to the next. The app works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Religious Tour in Bogota

Sightseeing Walk: Religious Tour in Bogota

City Orientation Walk

Sightseeing Walk: City Orientation Walk

Architecture Walk in Bogota

Sightseeing Walk: Architecture Walk in Bogota

Bogota Famous Museums, Part 1

Sightseeing Walk: Bogota Famous Museums, Part 1

Bogota Famous Museums, Part 2

Sightseeing Walk: Bogota Famous Museums, Part 2

San Diego Walk in Bogota

Sightseeing Walk: San Diego Walk in Bogota

Bogota Shopping Tour

Sightseeing Walk: Bogota Shopping Tour

Bogota Nightlife in Zona Rosa

Sightseeing Walk: Bogota Nightlife in Zona Rosa

Souvenir Shopping

Sightseeing Walk: Souvenir Shopping

El Chico Walk

Discovery Walk: El Chico Walk

Veracruz Walk

Discovery Walk: Veracruz Walk

Zona Rosa Shopping Walk

Discovery Walk: Zona Rosa Shopping Walk

Chapinero Walk

Discovery Walk: Chapinero Walk

Historic District

Article (A): Historic District

Centro Internacional

Article (A): Centro Internacional

Artesanías in Bogotá

Article (D): Artesanías in Bogotá

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Bogota for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Bogota has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Bogota, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.

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