8 days in Boyaca Department Itinerary

8 days in Boyaca Department Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bogota
Drive:  2 h 30 min
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Villa de Leyva
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Raquira
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Tota
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Paipa
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Mongui
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
End: Bogota

2
nights
Villa de Leyva

Villa de Leyva ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Laguna de Iguaque. On the 24th (Tue), examine the collection at Casa Museo Antonio Narino, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Rosario, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pozos Azules, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Terracota. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at Museo El Fosil, explore the activities along Laguna de Iguaque, and then examine the collection at Museo del Chocolate Villa de Leyva.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Villa de Leyva trip planner.

Bogota to Villa de Leyva is an approximately 2.5- hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Raquira.

Things to do in Villa de Leyva

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Museo del Chocolate Villa de Leyva
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Pozos Azules ©
Pozos Azules
Casa Terracota ©
Casa Terracota
Museo El Fosil ©
Museo El Fosil

2
nights
Raquira

Raquira ©
Ráquira, is a municipality and town in Boyacá Department, Colombia, part of the subregion of the Ricaurte Province. Raquira is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to EFECTY RAQUIRA PLAZA DE MERCADO.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Raquira trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Villa de Leyva to Raquira takes an hour. You'll set off for Tota on the 28th (Sat).
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EFECTY RAQUIRA PLAZA DE MERCADO ©
EFECTY RAQUIRA PLAZA DE MERCADO

1
night
Tota

Tota ©
Tota is a town and municipality in the department of Boyacá, Colombia, part of the Sugamuxi Province. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia La Peninsula, explore the activities along Laguna De Tota, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Blanca.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tota trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Raquira to Tota in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Tota can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Paipa.

Things to do in Tota

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Iglesia La Peninsula, Playa Blanca
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Playa Blanca ©
Playa Blanca
Iglesia La Peninsula ©
Iglesia La Peninsula

few
hours
Paipa

Paipa
Established in 1602, the lakeside town of Paipa has emerged as one of the main tourist centers in the region, with a good infrastructure and plenty of accommodations.
To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Paipa online travel route planner.

Getting from Tota to Paipa by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 29th (Sun), you'll travel to Mongui.

Things to do in Paipa

Historic Sites Parks Tours

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nights
Mongui

Mongui ©
Monguí is a town and municipality in Boyacá Department, Colombia, part of the Sugamuxi Province a subregion of Boyaca. On the 30th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Mongui, then snap pictures at Puente Real De Calicanto, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Paramo de Oceta.

Plan trip to Mongui with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Paipa to Mongui in an hour. July in Mongui sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mongui

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Museo Arqueologico de Sogamoso
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Paramo de Oceta ©
Paramo de Oceta
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Mongui ©
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Mongui
Museo Arqueologico de Sogamoso ©
Museo Arqueologico de Sogamoso