Girardot to Bogota Bus
The travel from Girardot to Bogota takes about 3 hours and you must go across 91 mi (147 km). The terrestrial transportation companies that sell bus tickets for this route are Expreso Bolivariano and Fronteras, with low-cost bus tickets and several schedules to make your choice. The buses have different services, depending on the bus you choose. Bogota, the Colombian capital, is a very interesting tourist destination with hundreds of places to discover, which help to get to know the gastronomy, beauty and even the nightlife of the Colombian people. The annual average temperature is 57 °F (14 °C) and the city presents a cold and mountain climate, so take warm clothes to walk calm, since you could also be caught by an sporadic rain.
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Girardot is a city in the department of Cundinamarca in Colombia. It has a tropical climate, which, alongside being only three hours away from Bogotá, makes it a preferred spot for recreational activities and sports for the bogoteans and other visitors.The city was founded near 1840, in the territory called “La Chivatera”, known for its goat breeding. Afterwards, the city changed its name in honor to Atanasio Girardot, a hero of the Independence Campaign. During the Thousand Day War in 1886 the city began accepting refugees who settled in the vicinity. Once the war was over, the city made the most out of its location, first as an important port in the Magdalena River, and then as an important waypoint in the railroads, which allowed it to expand a grow as an important economic center for the region. Nowadays, its economy is built around tourism and has important recreational infrastructure, as well as quality lodgings in order to accommodate a large number of tourism on an annual basis.
Bogota is the capital of Colombia, situated at 2640 m a.s.l. The city is known as the "Athens of South America" due to its great numer of museums, theaters, libraries and cultural activities. It is the third most elevated city in South America, behind (La Paz and Quito). In your journey through Bogota you will enjoy the historical tour along streets that combine modernity with colonial architechture. Bogota is well known for its cultural events like the International Book Fair and the "Festivales al Parque", which are attended by both national and international tourists. The Gold Museum, the National Observatory, the Colpatria Tower and the Botanical Garden José Celestino Mutis, the old La Candelaria Barrios are all must see destinations for all tourists. We hope yiy enjoy your historical and cultural adventure in Bogota!