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San Agustin Archaeological Park

San Agustin, Colombia
+57 311 8277972
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Nice park to stroll and having a peaceful day

The park can be reached within 2.5km (about 30min by walking) or by bus. The museum and the statues... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Raephels
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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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The archaeological park in San Agustin was definitely worthwhile to visit. The visit was most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fleur N
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A mountainous prehistoric site contains many imposing megalithic monuments and tombs with impressive sculptures.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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San Agustin, Colombia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The park can be reached within 2.5km (about 30min by walking) or by bus. The museum and the statues are presented in a nice setup and definitely invite to pass some hours. For the museum incl Park it's a 25'000cop entry fee for adults and...More

Thank Raephels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The archaeological park in San Agustin was definitely worthwhile to visit. The visit was most certainly enhanced by our tour guide Guia Miriam Montes! She speaks fluent English and was very thorough in her research regarding the sites.

Thank Fleur N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made our way up to the park by local bus which dropped us right outside the entrance. It's a lovely, easy walk around the park. I've visited a number of different ruins and temples throughout central and South America and these are like nothing...More

1  Thank Olivia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice made museum gives you an introductions to the sifferent museums and possible explanations of the statues. So before you hop into the park i would suggest to see the museums. The park is really nice made and gives you nice walks to...More

Thank fienx
Reviewed 14 August 2017

San Agustin was one of our main destinations in Colombia, and we were not disappointed. The park was everything we hoped it would be - beautiful, interesting, memorable, and enlightening. The statues are an extraordinary display of gods, humans, animals and brings to light the...More

1  Thank ZenaRd
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit via Popayan you are in for a long and slow crawl along the atrocious 'highway' crossing the Purace paramo. In dry conditions the views are great but it'll likely be wet and cloudy and the slowest 100kms of your life. But it's...More

1  Thank bckpckrau
Reviewed 20 July 2017

these carved stones are amazing. Some are very tall and the carving on a lot of them is very detailed. Not only are they in the park but widespread over a large area near here. San Agustin is small but there are plenty of hotels/hostels...More

Thank world-gypsy-gal
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This cost 25000 pesos which is US$8.00 so hardly expensive. We stayed at Finca el Maco for US$30 pn and visited the ruins nearby, which are a very early 4000 BC civilisation but showing learning from all continents, in their statues. African elephants in south...More

Thank davidveail
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

If you venture to San Augustine, Huila , Colombia and do not go to the archaeological Park you're cheating yourself out of an ancient connection to the wonderful people who to this day and inhabit this region. It is a fantastic archaeological Park and has...More

Thank Ricard1954
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

After visiting many of the Mayan ruins in Central America, this site was a disappointment. The setting is spectacular, the site is huge and trails were expertly marked, but the statutes were a letdown with most only measuring 3-4' high. San Agustín is in a...More

1  Thank Ckrenzel
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Laura B
26 November 2015|
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Response from robertca912 | Reviewed this property |
There's a bus from Pasto to Mocoa, and from Mocoa to Pitalito there are several buses too. From Pitalito there are buses, taxis, etc. to San Agustín. Check Transipiales and Expreso Bolivariano. Ask at the bus station in... More
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sarahcolombia
28 July 2015|
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Response from ruudrob | Reviewed this property |
Depends how you want to travel. You can take a plane to Cali or Neiva and then take public transports or private transfers. I suggest to maybe first go to Neiva and maybe visit Tatacoa-desert and then take private transport... More
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