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Mount Monserrate

Carrera 2 E No. 21-48, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 2845700
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Monserrate hill provides exceptional panaromic views of Bogata and beyond.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Carrera 2 E No. 21-48, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 2845700
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Take the cable car up at night for the most amazing view of Bogota and all its twinkling lights. Really gives you a feeling for a the sheer size of the city.

Thank Abbey M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Do not miss it! Try to pick a time of good weather. In July this seems to be more likely in the morning. Try the coca tea. There is a French style restaurant up there which is quite expensive, but they are fine if you...More

Thank pascal_pacco
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were exploring the area at the base of the mountain, near the entrance to the funicular. We went down some steps and found a very beautiful stream with small waterfalls every 20 yards or so. There was a large group of local kids (age...More

1  Thank sk423
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went at 12 which is when the tram starts and waiting for 2 hours to get up there. By the time we came down it was 3.30 and there was no cue. Not sure if that's the norm but might be worth going somewhere...More

Thank Dilly R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walked from top to bottom in 55 minutes filling our lungs with fresh air. Food at the top of the mountain was delicious. A great day out for very little money!

Thank Elliot L
Reviewed 5 days ago

The view from Mount Monserrate is gorgeous. It really shows the massive size of Bogota and well worth a visit. GETTING UP: You can take the cable car, the train or walk up. The caple car and train cost 19.000 COP (approx. 7 USD) w/...More

Thank theawesometraveller
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was just there yesterday for Colombia's Independence Day. I decided to go really early (6:45am) since it was a holiday, we thought it would be packed. That was perfect, we bought our tickets to the lift and it went smooth. The views from the...More

Thank NicteT
Reviewed 6 days ago

Breathtaking view from the top and it's a definite cultural attraction. The train ride is a bit steep and may not be for the faint of heart but once up there it's well worth the trip. I walked down which was an experience but not...More

1  Thank Marc B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Montserrate is a lovely place to visit and it gives you a great view over te city. I have been here during the sunset which was beatiful. You can get up using the cable car, funicular or you can walk. It is definately worth it...More

Thank Olivierlv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must do when you visit Bogotá! We went up during the daytime but my friends have also done the trip at night and said it is stunning. The tram ride up and down is pretty neat but the views from above are...More

Thank GBCheesehead
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Daniel S | Reviewed this property |
There are two options: the cable car or the funicular. Both are very modern and fast and both start from the same station. Its very easy. There is also a posibility to walk (but I dont recomend). The cable car takes 5... More
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8 May 2017|
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Response from european101 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived about 5:30 on a Friday while it was still light and spent about an hour and a half wandering around. The Church was open, but the tourist shops were closing or closed. It was nice as there were very few people... More
2 May 2017|
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Response from dannyborja | Reviewed this property |
Really didn't feel unsafe at all. Plus in order to access Montserrate you have to pay so not everyone can go.