Bogotá's sheer size and violent reputation are intimidating for visitors, but the city opens up to the savvy traveler with incredible riches befitting the capital of , and one of the biggest cities in Latin America.

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is the historic center of , and the city's principal destination for tourists.

Santa Fé is the traditional downtown of , surrounding the historic district of .


Chapinero is an affluent district in the north-east of .

, also known as "Zona T" for the T shaped area at its heart, is the prime nightclub district of , and also home to plenty of upscale restaurants, nice hotels, and shopping.

is a district of west of downtown and , with its gravitational center along Calle 26 on the way to the airport.

is the northernmost district of . It is home to many sightseeing locations, modern business squares, and its own colonial center.

includes the localidades of Barrios Unidos and Suba.

is the centerpiece of a lovely section of , just north of the .

The infamous South of includes the localidades of San Cristóbal, Usme, Tunjuelito, Antonio Nariño, Rafael Uribe, Ciudad Bolívar, and entirely rural Sumapáz, home to Sumapaz National Park.

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  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 7,150,000
  • IATA airport code: BOG
  • United Nations Location Code: CO BOG
  • Latitude: 4° 36' 35" (4.6097°) north
  • Longitude: 74° 4' 54.3" (74.0818°) west
  • Elevation: 2582 meters (8471 feet)
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Bogotá
  • Wikimedia Commons: Bogotá

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Other Names for Bogotá

Achinese: Bogota, Amharic: ቦጎታ, Arabic: بوغوتا, Armenian: Բոգոտա, Aymara: Wukuta, Azerbaijani: Boqota, Bashkir: Богота, Basque: Bogota, Belarusian: Горад Багата, Bengali: বোগোতা, Bulgarian: Богота, Burmese: ဘိုဂိုတာမြို့, Catalan: Bogotà, Central Khmer: ទីក្រុងបូកូតា, Central Kurdish: بۆگۆتا, Chechen: Богота, Chinese: 波哥大, Corsican: Bogotà, Dimli (individual language): Bogota, Dutch: Bogota, Eastern Mari: Богота, Egyptian Arabic: بوجوتا, Esperanto: Bogoto, French: Bogota, French: Bogotá, Georgian: ბოგოტა, German: Bogotá, Greek: Μπογκοτά, Haitian: Bogota, Hebrew: בוגוטה, Hindi: बोगोटा, Icelandic: Bógóta, Ido: Bogota, Italian: Bogotá
Japanese: ボゴタ, Kannada: ಬೊಗೋಟ, Kara-Kalpak: Bogota, Kazakh: Богота, Kinyarwanda: Bogota, Kongo: Bogota, Korean: 보고타, Ladino: Bogota, Latin: Bogota, Latvian: Bogota, Lezghian: Богота, Lingala: Bogota, Lithuanian: Bogota, Lombard: Bogotà, Macedonian: Богота, Malayalam: ബൊഗോട്ട, Marathi: बोगोता, Mazanderani: بوگوتا, Mingrelian: ბოგოტა, Mongolian: Богота, Northern Luri: بوگوتا, Novial: Bogota, Occitan (post 1500): Bogotà, Oriya (macrolanguage): ବୋଗୋଟା, Ossetian: Богота, Panjabi: ਬੋਗੋਤਾ, Papiamento: Bogota, Persian: بوگوتا, Piemontese: Bogotà, Polish: Bogota, Portuguese: Bogotá, Russia Buriat: Богота, Russian: Богота, Russian: Санта-Фе-де-Богота
Rusyn: Боґота, Samogitian: Buoguota, Serbian: Богота, Serbo-Croatian: Bogota, Sicilian: Bogotà, Silesian: Bogota, Slovak: Bogota, Slovenian: Bogota, Somali: Bogota, South Azerbaijani: بوگوتا, Spanish: Bogotá, Spanish: Santafe de Bogotá, Spanish: Santafé de Bogotá, Swahili (macrolanguage): Bogota, Tagalog: Bogota, Tahitian: Bogota, Tamil: பொகோட்டா, Tatar: Богота, Thai: โบโกตา, Tibetan: པོ་གོ་ཏ, Turkish: Bogota, Turkmen: Bogota, Uighur: Bogota, Ukrainian: Богота, Upper Sorbian: Bogota, Urdu: بوگوتا, Uzbek: Bogota, Veps: Bogot, Western Frisian: Bogota, Western Panjabi: بگوٹا, Yakut: Богота, Yiddish: באגאטא, Yue Chinese: 波哥大
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