7 days in Boyaca Department Itinerary

7 days in Boyaca Department Itinerary

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Boyaca
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Sogamoso
— 1 night
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Mongui
— 1 night
Drive
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Villa de Leyva
— 3 nights
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Boyaca

— 1 night

Land of Freedom

A holiday in Boyaca allows visitors to explore the area where the Colombian troops won their independence from Spain in the 19th century--thus, the city's nickname the “Land of Freedom.” Your Boyaca vacation will be enriched by bouncing between nearby colonial towns, which boast pleasant plazas, colorful buildings, and historic churches.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Mongui, Puente Real De Calicanto and Paramo de Oceta. On the 8th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Mongui, then get engrossed in the history at Capilla y Museo de Santa Clara la Real, then take in the views from Puente Real De Calicanto, and finally make a trip to Pueblito Boyacense.

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Medellin to Boyaca is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sogamoso.

Things to do in Boyaca

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Sogamoso

— 1 night
Sogamoso is a city in the department of Boyacá of Colombia. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral San Martin de Tours, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Biopark Guatika, then examine the collection at Museo Arqueologico de Sogamoso, and finally do a tasting at Vinedo Loma punta larga.

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Traveling by car from Boyaca to Sogamoso takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Sogamoso can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Mongui.

Things to do in Sogamoso

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Mongui

— 1 night
Monguí is a town and municipality in Boyacá Department, Colombia, part of the Sugamuxi Province a subregion of Boyaca. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): wander the streets of SocialTour, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Mongui, and then look for gifts at Artes Con Amor.

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You can drive from Sogamoso to Mongui in an hour. In April in Mongui, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Villa de Leyva.

Things to do in Mongui

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Villa de Leyva

— 3 nights
Positioned away from major trade routes and exploitable resources, the colonial town of Villa de Leyva has been largely left alone--leaving a window into the 16th century that has become one of Colombia's most popular attractions.
Go for a jaunt from Villa de Leyva to Chiquinquira to see Convento Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Hotel Plaza Mayor Villa de Leyva, examine the collection at Casa Museo Antonio Narino, pause for some serene contemplation at Monasterio Del Santo Eccehomo, and contemplate the waterfront views at Pozos Azules.

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Getting from Mongui to Villa de Leyva by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Villa de Leyva

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trip

Boyaca Department travel guide

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Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water