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Free Graffiti Tour Bogotá

  • Bogota
  • Available in: English

About the guru Gran Colombia Tours

Gran Colombia Tours is a travel agency dedicated to offering a different kind of tourism experience. To this end, we take time and care in the selection and training of our guides, so they can provide the best informative and entertaining experience to our customers. As the crux of the tour experience, our guides guarantee our tours are high-quality experiences with activiti... More »

Gran Colombia Tours is a travel agency dedicated to offering a different kind of tourism experience. To this end, we take time and care in the selection and training of our guides, so they can provide the best informative and entertaining experience to our customers. As the crux of the tour experience, our guides guarantee our tours are high-quality experiences with activities that encourage cultural immersion and unforgettable memories in a country full of secrets to discover. Our free tours are perfect for when you are traveling alone or in a small group and want to make new friends along the way. Explore the city, meet people from all over the world and have a great time learning. Guides will be waiting under yellow umbrellas at scheduled times and at designated meeting points for all travelers. All free tours are tip-based.

About the tour

Want to learn how graffiti fits into Bogotá’s history and allure?

Join us on this tour not only of Colombia’s history as told by art!

Bogotá has become a world reference in graffiti. It boasts impressive murals and street art that place it above cities like Miami, Amsterdam, Rio, and México City. Its rise as one of the key city-canvases in Latin America has made it an attractive destination for the curious tourist and the bold artist. Would you have guessed?

As with graffiti everywhere else, Bogotá’s history with the art has often been tense. But great art can overcome negative labels. Right now, no one would call it vandalism. It has struggled but has earned its place and the city is better for it. The mixture of social and political commentary with a twist of local and foreign styles make Bogotá’s graffiti truly a sight to behold.

Join us in this tour not only of Colombia’s history as told by art but a tour of Bogotá’s streets as a curated museum of amazing artists!

This tour has a suggestion of USD 10.

Visit

- La Candelaria district

- Funnel Street

- La Concordia Marketplace

- Journalist Park

- Art gallery

Included

- Gran Colombia Tours Guide

- Visit the most iconic pieces of art in downtown Bogotá

- Socio-political context of graffiti production

- Coca leaf tea tasting

Not included

- Pick-up and drop-off

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Meeting point
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How to find me: Find us next to the fountain at Chorro de Quevedo Square everyday at 10am and 2pm. Just look for the yellow umbrella! Chorro de Quevedo Square, 2-98, Cl. 12b #22, Bogotá, Colombia
Tour duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Tour schedule

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What's the price?

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Ratings 19

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Juan

9 days ago

El tour fue maravillosos, jamas pensé que un tour de Graffitis en la ciudad en la que vivo desde hace 20 años pudiera enseñarme tanto y ser tan divertido. En verdad recomiendo tomar el tour y escoger a Gran Colombia Tours para hacerlo. Por último una mención especial al guía Gerald quien estuvo siempre al pendiente de todo.

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Luis

8 months ago

Incredible experience!

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Response from Gran Colombia Tours:

Hi Luis. Thank you for recommending!
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Tobias

8 months ago

The tour was awesome, lots of informations about the artists and paintings, connected with facts of the history of Bogotá and Colombia. Perfect mix

Thanks again

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Response from Gran Colombia Tours:

Hi Tobias! Thank you so much for joining us and for taking the time to share your experience with us on GuruWalk! We are proud to know you enjoyed the tour!
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Bruno

9 months ago

Un tour muy bueno, lindos graffitis, guía muy interesante

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Response from Gran Colombia Tours:

Gracias por recomendar, Bruno.
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Touria

9 months ago

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Response from Gran Colombia Tours:

Gracias por recomendarnos en GuruWalk, Touria.
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Anna

10 months ago

Great tour! David was a great guide, I believe him that he loves Art and Bogota

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Response from Gran Colombia Tours:

Hi Anna! We are proud to know you enjoyed our service and to know David was great! See you next time in Bogotá!
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