South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Umbria Writers Needed
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 16, 15 at 03:13 PM
  • Writers Need for New Zealand Guide
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 15, 15 at 03:11 PM
View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Galapagos with/Natural Habitat Adventures?
  2. 2 Rio Water Quality
  3. 3 Accessibility to Igassu Falls
  4. 4 Machu Picchu in January
  5. 5 Trip Report I Didn't Get Killed in Rio: Our Travels in Peru, Brazil, and Ecuador
  6. 6 Two day stay in Lima
  7. 7 Best beach town for Jan- Feb trip
  8. 8 Cities near santiago chile?
  9. 9 Iguazu logistics and rental car?
  10. 10 Leftover Argentine Pesos - where to sell?
  11. 11 Van from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  12. 12 Trip Report June travel in the Galapagos, Andean Ecuador, and Machu Picchu
  13. 13 Uyuni Salar Tour Company
  14. 14 Trip Evacuation Insurance for the Galapagos
  15. 15 Travelers insurance in Patagonia - need it?
  16. 16 Huayna Picchu Vs. Machu Picchu Mountain?
  17. 17 60 day Trip to South America
  18. 18 3 week itinerary for Peru
  19. 19 Trip Report Ups and downs of our trip to Peru--from Machu Picchu to LIM airport floor
  20. 20 Buenos Aires
  21. 21 Buenos Aires with bad knee
  22. 22 Hotels in Argentina
  23. 23 Patagonia August 29 - September 7
  24. 24 Help! No Idea Where to Go.
  25. 25 Need itinerary advice for one month trip
View next 25 » Back to the top

8 hour layover in Bogota

Jump to last reply

I will be traveling with my husband from Houston to Lima in March, with a long layover in Bogota on the way. I have read that 8 hours is enough time to see the city, but I was hoping for suggestions regarding a "route" to take. We arrive in Bogota at 6:00am on a Sunday, departing at 1:45pm. With travel time to/from the airport, along with time to go back through security, I expect we have about 5 hours of exploring available. Is that a good estimate?

We want to see the "highlights" of the city, but do not expect to enter many places (museums, art galleries, etc). If there are one or two that are worth entering and will not take much time to experience, that is something we would like to know about. Otherwise, we are content marveling at the architecture and design from the plazas. We also love parks, gardens, fountains, etc., so a route that takes us through something like that would be wonderful!

I would appreciate any advice! Thank you!

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement