Cajicá, Cundinamarca, is a municipality of Colombia located in the province of Sabana Centro. It is a very peaceful and quiet place with many natural landscapes and excellent climate. Located just a few kilometers away from the capital, Cajicá is a unique place where you can enjoy the natural beauty of Bogota's savannah with your family, loved-one or friends. The village is 2,558 meters above sea level and has an average temperature of 14 degrees Celsius.
By taking advantage of the hotels deals in Cajicá that Sercotel Hotel Group offers, you’ll be able to visit the most renowned tourist spots such as the Cultural Center of Cajicá, the Natural Reserve of Montepincio and the Seminary of San Gabriel. Also, don’t forget to visit other important nearby places such as the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, the Jaime Duque Park, the Marroquín Castle and the Sopó Ecological Park.
One of the main reasons why tourism to the Bogotá savannah, and mainly to Cajicá, have increased is due to the amount of entertainment that the area offers. Both in Cajicá and its surrounding, you’ll find many restaurants that range from inexpensive, fast-food places to luxurious establishments of first-class cuisine.
Cabaña Alpina is a place near Cajicá where you can buy delicious desserts and enjoy outdoor activities with friends and family. The Jaime Duque Park, known for its replicas of famous places and wonders, is a beautiful place with a zoo and bio-park to visit with the whole family. The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá is one of the nearby destinations that you must not forget to visit as it is less than an hour away from Cajicá and is considered one of the jewels of modern architecture.
Sabana Park Health & Business is a prominent business center in Cajicá focused on health services that includes a luxury hotel in its central area, with events rooms for all types of celebrations and meetings. The Fontanar Shopping Center is a great place in the neighboring Chía. It has very open spaces, many shops and a large restaurant area. For a pleasant family evening, you can visit the Chía shopping mall, a nice quiet place with endless activities to do near Cajicá.
Cajicá has a station of the savannah train, one of the most entertaining getaway plans. This locomotive tourist service makes its way along the savannah, starting from Bogotá and arriving to Zipaquirá. Then it returns to Bogotá making a stop in Cajicá along the way. In Cajicá, there’s also the Autodromo XRP race track, an excellent place to enjoy cars and high speeds where you can practice or watch car races, karts and motorcycling.
A great advantage of staying in Cajicá is its fantastic proximity to Bogotá and good connection to the El Dorado International Airport. Visiting Cajicá means being right next to the largest city in Colombia, a giant metropolis of more than 7 million people that is a point of reference in Latin America for culture, gastronomy, tourism and business. Cajicá offers an ideal base from which to travel to Bogotá but with the advantage of being in a quieter place away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Although of course, whenever you want a little more commotion, it’ll be very easy to go to the big city.
In Bogota, there are options for all tastes as this city has an immense cultural heritage. For the arts, the Gold Museum, Botero Museum and the Gabriel García Márquez Cultural Center are good places to start. Among the most iconic places are Plaza de Bolívar which is the heart of the city; La Puerta Falsa, a traditional restaurant where they serve the typical ajiaco santafereño soup; the Monserrate mountain with the Sanctuary of Monserrate on its peak and incredible views overlooking the capital thanks to its height of 3,152 meters above sea level; and the Colón theater, famous for being the oldest opera house in South America.