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Tren Turistico de la Sabana

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Touristic Train in Bogota, Colombia. It is a pleasant ride where there is no room for bad times, in which both, young and adults, have a direct contact with the beauty of the landscapes of the Savannah of Bogota and also the history of the most...more
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Avenida 9 No. 110 _ 08, Bogota 250055, Colombia
+57 1 3161300
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We went for the birthday of my mom. We were a party of 10 people, 2 young children. The train has musicians throughout the entire trip and we asked them to sing happy birthday for my mom. They did it gladly. The towns we visited,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Explorer676285
Reviewed June 10, 2018

The tourist train allows you to visit the salt cathedral and have a nice trip with bands playing traditional Colombian music. At least 90% of the tourists taking the train are Colombian tourists and their families. If you want to take pictures of the musicians...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank Jirecarol
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

A ride on the train is a nice fun experience. You have a chance to be in contact with the recent past of Colombia and go to a couple of towns (Zipaquira and Cajica) near Bogota. You will enjoy live Colombian music on each wagon...More

Date of experience: March 2017
6  Thank Jar884
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Old fashioned coal train taking you from the center of Bogota to the salt mines and the underground cathedral excavated in the depth of the salt mines. Very interesting experience/ride with different groups of musicians playing local music , vendors with local snacks, etc. Tere...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank stephen b
Reviewed June 22, 2016

I had the best time of all! Train is spectacular! Service perfect and view out of this world!!! I could not decide what the best part was!!! I loved every minute of the trip! Don’t forget your camera and sunblock and prepare to enjoy!

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank bebadai
Reviewed June 20, 2016

it was a nostalgia to sit through slow moving train with lot of local artists coming and displaying their skills and making environment lively with soulful local music

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank manish_dec
Reviewed September 30, 2015

A different perspective of Bogota and the sorrounding area (Sabana de Bogota) in this old train that leaves early in the morning from Bogota "La Sabana" train station close to downtown or alternative from Usaquen train station also in the north of Bogota. You could...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Jose Rafael L
Reviewed September 17, 2015

We took the train for the purpose of visiting the salt cathedral. As I mentioned in my review for the salt cathedral, the train is not the best method of travel for this due to time constraints. That being said, I thoroughly enjoyed the tourist...More

Date of experience: August 2015
9  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed August 29, 2015

We had a great time. Yes, some people post that this isn't the most efficient way to go to the Salt Cathedral. We weren't looking for efficient; we wanted the old train full of Colombian flavor, musicians who walked thought the cars and to spend...More

Date of experience: August 2015
6  Thank SuzieeQ
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

It is expensive for what you get, and it's no the best way to visit the salt mine cathedral since they only give you less than one hour to see it

Date of experience: July 2015
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May 20, 2018|
Response from Guidon G | Property representative |
Hello Dale and welcome! If you are staying at the Candelaria, it would be much closer to you the Sabana Station, Calle 13 No. 18-24. For more information contact us: Tel: + 571 316 1300.
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May 4, 2018|
Response from Guidon G | Property representative |
Hello Susy2518, Yes it is secure for Americans to ride it, actually the Train is one of the best attractions for foreigners in Bogota. Please be aware that our operation is only for the weekends and Colombian holidays... More
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January 21, 2017|
Response from Guidon G | Property representative |
You can go by train to Zipaquira, visit teh mine and then take a touristic taxi (white ones) to return to Bogota visiting Sopo
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