Gardens of Pijao Experience
Bogota & surrounds, Colombia
Enjoy a cultural tour to Pijao, one of the first Slow Cities in Latin America. Learn about the local history, as well as engaging with the locals of the town, with this exclusive experience that has guest meeting local families.
Pijao is Latin America’s first Slow City or Cittaslow which means the town is improving the quality of life by slowing down its overall pace. Pijao is a town that keeps its cultural heritage and architecture of colonial centuries. During this excursion visit four family houses and enjoy a tour of their beautiful gardens, making sure to taste the typical drink of the area, prepared by each family. These gardens are hidden agricultural treasures: rare flowers and fruits sit alongside all the ingredients necessary for today’s lunch and home remedies. The excursion ends with a visit to the central square and the most important streets of Pijao’s town.