Bogota Graffiti: Bogota Walking Tour: Discover the Street Art Scene

Bogota Walking Tour: Discover the Street Art Scene

Bogota, Colombia

Bogota Graffiti

Social Enterprise

2.5 hours
From$17 USDper person

Bogota Graffiti is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering local artists by providing deeper insight into Bogota’s creative and dynamic street art scene.

Tour Highlights

  • Explore Bogota’s vibrant street art scene while supporting local art and artists.
  • Discover Bogota and its history from a unique urban art perspective.
  • Learn about different graffiti techniques as you admire works of art around the city.

Tour revenue will be invested in supporting local art projects, galleries, and events by supplying artwork, paint, and artists.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Any day by appointment

  • Start Time

    Flexible

  • Duration

    2.5 hours

  • Good For

    Adults, Families, Professionals

  • Languages

    English, Spanish, German

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 5

  • Difficulty

    Medium (2-5 miles/ 3-8 km walking distance, some physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Camera, Comfortable shoes for walking, Rain gear, Water

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Walking around Bogota, you’re sure to notice the vibrant street art adorning the walls--don’t just take pictures of this beautiful artwork, but discover how and why they came to be. Come along the Bogota Graffiti tour to see the best of Bogota’s street art and explore the city from a unique perspective. On this private walking tour, visit the hip La Candelaria neighborhood as well as the bustling Centro Bogota area. Learn all about Bogota’s dynamic, prolific art scene from your expert guide, a member of the local urban art community. Gain insight into the legality, techniques, materials, and hidden socio-political messages embraced by the street artists of Colombia.

Vetted & Visited By

Ribbon ambassador
Alex & Sarah
October 1, 2015

Tour Start Address

Parque de los Periodistas, La Candelaria, Bogota, DC, Colombia

How To Get There

You can get there by taxi, bus or transmilenio (estación las aguas).

More About Bogota Graffiti

Mission

To highlight, expose, and promote Bogota’s urban art to a wider international audience.

Main Programs

  • Educate and provide insight into the legality, history, techniques, materials, socio-political backgrounds and artists of Bogota’s graffiti and street art scene through free graffiti tours.

  • Promote artists visitors to Bogota to help support through social media and buy purchasing their artwork via local art galleries.

  • Kids street art workshops to inspire the next generation creatively.