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El Tour de la Fruta

Plaza de mercado Paloquemao, Bogota, Colombia
+57 317 8553548
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The true taste of Colombia

A guided tour on the huge fruit market in Bogota is a perfect introduction to knowing Colombia... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kerti
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Tallinn
Much more than a tour

I reccomend this tour to anybody, local or turist: Maria Jose takes you to one of the iconic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bianca B
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Montreal, Canada
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This is a gastronomic tour to know and taste more than 15 exotic fruits from Colombia besides vegetables and local traditional food, handicraft, herbs and flowers. It is a high quality tour, designed by a professional Chef and nutritionist for you to have the best gastronomic experience.If you fancied buying something, we will help you to translate and will assure you are paying the correct price.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Plaza de mercado Paloquemao, Bogota, Colombia
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+57 317 8553548
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A guided tour on the huge fruit market in Bogota is a perfect introduction to knowing Colombia, it’s colours, tastes and people. Maria, the initiator of the tour, is a passionate and knowledgeable guide who picks the most intriguing fruits for you and shows exactly...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I reccomend this tour to anybody, local or turist: Maria Jose takes you to one of the iconic farmers market in the city and shows an inmense variety of fruits. We tasted more than 20 varieties in a very well thought progression so the flavours...More

Thank Bianca B
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This was so much fun. Maria Jose was so knowledgeable and passionate about Colombian agriculture. The market itself was spectacular. I’ve never seen so many different foods all in one place. We tried so many fruits that I’d never even seen before. I would put...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

It is such an interesting tour! There are so many different types of fruit I had never seen before! Not to mention how wonderful the guide is. There is also more to the trip than just the delicious fruits, like insights into Colombian politics and...More

Thank Sean C
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

If you like food, culture, and socially/environmentally sound business practices all at a leisurely pace, then you will LOVE this tour. María José is so knowledgeable not only of the market but the history of Colombia and how this market (as well as food) are...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I felt like she was the mayor of the fruit market. She is extremely passionate and knowledgeable about all fruits. You get to try amazing new fruits as well. My mouth has never tasted many these exotic fruits and I’m glad she was the one...More

Thank Tony T
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

My morning with El Tour de la Fruta was probably the best food tour I've been on. It's much more than just a chance to taste more than a dozen fruits—you learn the history and culture of the country in an impressively thought-out way. Maria's...More

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

This tour is an incredible experience from beginning to end. I did it with my mother who is in her 70s. We were picked up at our door by our guide, brains and heart behind this idea, Maria Jose. She is all smiles, very warm,...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The tour was excellent . Great insights into Colombia; great fun; and great fruit! If you are visiting Bogota you should do this tour.

Thank seas0ned1
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

I love everything of the tour, is the best way of knowing Colombian people, Colombian markets, delicious fruits and food, I love it all

Thank Monica E
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