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Monserrate hill provides exceptional panaromic views of Bogata and beyond.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Bogota
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Carrera 2 E No. 21-48 | Paseo Bolívar, Bogota, Colombia
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+57 1 2845700
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Reviewed yesterday

Great viey of the city of Bogota. Its posible to reach there walking, altough its a tough one. To go downa its a lettle easier but require some level of conditioning.

Thank Marcos S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Monserete is a great place to visit if you have a full afternoon in bogota. It is fairly inexpensive to ride the lift up the mountain. Once your up there are incredible views with a church and lot as of shopping. Stay away from the...More

Thank Traveler02375802614
Reviewed 2 days ago

Cable car is great fun to get up. The pilgrimage church is fairly new. The views in all directions are great

Thank Rose_Inger
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of those attractions that is worth going to. It is easy to get to and inexpensive. I recommend going to the restaurant for lunch or dinner while overlooking the view of the city. I went for lunch but a few people I...More

1  Thank ItchyFeetCJ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Old church, stations of the cross, tourist knickknacks, you can definitely get your Jesus on. Even if you are not religious, it's worth going for the view of the city from the mountaintop. They do different things at different times of the year. All the...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Terrified of heights, but the cable car and trains were so safe. Very crowded due to large tour groups, but we were able to experience all available elements with ease.

1  Thank GoPlaces25633842334
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic view of the city. Get there early as there is a line for purchasing tickets. I was lucky to see the city on a sunny day. Well worth the effort. Can't go to Bogota without visiting.

Thank Greggchr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Sunday morning which we knew would be busy. The arrival area our Uber dropped us off at was particularly heaving so we decided to start walking rather than looking at the cable car or train options. I know others will call...More

1  Thank Marty_C_85
Reviewed 5 days ago

Cool views of the city and mountains behind. Fairly long lines waiting for cable car. Bring a jacket, it was quite brisk and windy when we got to the top.

1  Thank mbtripadv2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Go early (before ~10am to avoid the line for the ticket and funicular.) On a clear day you can see for miles. For people who live at sea level, you may find you need a little more time to walk at this altitude. No need...More

1  Thank Nonac
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smullen4677
20 July 2018|
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Thank you R P! This is super helpful, and I appreciate the driver recommendation too!
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Hectorrr89
7 March 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
On average I would say about 45 minutes. It’s easier on your knees to climb it than it is to walk down due to the steepness and uneven steps. I would recommend taking the cable car or funicular down.
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SJArnold
12 February 2018|
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Response from R P | Reviewed this property |
Go to the search engine and enter Cerro de Monserrate in Bogota, will give you the info you need. Trip advisor doesn't allow links to be forward...txs...rp.
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