8 days in Meta Department & Bogota Itinerary

8 days in Meta Department & Bogota Itinerary

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Acacias
— 1 day
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La Macarena
— 1 day
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Villavicencio
— 1 night
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Bogota
— 3 nights

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Acacias

Acacias ©
Acacias is a town and municipality in the Meta Department, Colombia. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): explore the activities along Pozo El Clavel and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Catedral Nuestra Senora del Carmen.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Acacias visit app.

Cozumel, Mexico to Acacias is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cozumel in November: highs in Acacias hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to La Macarena.

Things to do in Acacias

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Iglesia Catedral Nuestra Senora del Carmen ©

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La Macarena

La Macarena ©
A gateway to one of the world's most fascinating rivers, La Macarena enjoys a special place in the heart of Colombian nature lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): explore the activities along Cano Cristales.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the La Macarena day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Acacias to La Macarena takes 22.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Villavicencio.

Things to do in La Macarena

Parks · Nature
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Cano Cristales ©
Cano Cristales

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Villavicencio

Villavicencio ©
In the foothills of the Andes, Villavicencio vacations focus primarily on the surrounding natural wonders.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): get into the urban bustle at Casa de la Cultura Jorge Eliecer Gaitan, get outside with Mirador la Piedra del Amor, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza los Libertadores. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Parque Banderas and then trot along with Campo Ecologico Gramalote.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Villavicencio road trip app.

You can drive from La Macarena to Villavicencio in 8.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Bogota.

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Mirador la Piedra del Amor ©
Mirador la Piedra del Amor
Casa de la Cultura Jorge Eliecer Gaitan ©
Casa de la Cultura Jorge Eliecer Gaitan
Plaza los Libertadores ©
Plaza los Libertadores

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Bogota

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Step out of Bogota with an excursion to Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira in Zipaquira--about 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), admire the landmark architecture of Torre Colpatria, contemplate the long history of Bolivar Square, and explore the world behind art at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bogota trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by bus from Villavicencio to Bogota takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Villavicencio in November, with highs in Bogota at 22°C and lows at 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bogota

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Monserrate ©
Monserrate
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica ©
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica

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