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San Agustin Archaeological Park

San Agustin, Colombia
+57 311 8277972
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Great place, interesting history

We had a local guide who only spoke Spanish then an English speaking guide to translate, but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Thecatsmum4
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Kettering, United Kingdom
Amaizing!!!

Amaizing! Great visit, it was even better that we imagine it could be. A lot of achaeological rocks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ivonne N
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A mountainous prehistoric site contains many imposing megalithic monuments and tombs with impressive sculptures.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a local guide who only spoke Spanish then an English speaking guide to translate, but without them we would not have learnt so much about this amazing site. Our English Guide was pre booked by our travel company not sure how many, if...More

Thank Thecatsmum4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amaizing! Great visit, it was even better that we imagine it could be. A lot of achaeological rocks and history, it was well organized. Very important to ask for a guide to understand better the context.

Thank Ivonne N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The park has displayed several statues from burial remains of a prehispanic civilization of which not much is known. The figures are beautifully carved on volcanic stone with mixtures on warriors and animals. The park is very well organized and clean. The main site is...More

Thank andresfuenzalida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The archeological park of San Agustín is better in a guided visit. You can observe different kinds of tombs. Some of them have their own statues,sarcophagi and dolmens.you can interpret the figures as you want.there is a fountain .This fountain was a sacred place for...More

Thank ClaudiaR2010
Reviewed 15 December 2017

It is worth spending half a day walking around the park, discovering the ruins and statues, enjoying the landscapes and learning about Colombian history

Thank Juliette E
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Entrance fee is 25.000 peso per person. The ticket is like a passport with all information in it, but only in Spanish. Keep your ticket safely, they check the ticket when entering to Piluta Park. Is a huge park it can take 2-4 hours walk....More

Thank ShavyB
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This is a very well organized and well maintained park. Cost is 25000 COP to enter. Colectivos run out from town all day, but it is close to town so you can always walk if you feel energetic. Don’t miss the museum. It is excellent...More

Thank Panamajoe2017
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The archeolical park, is a beautiful park. You walk through jungle and pass the object the Indians left. The riverspot is very impressive. Before the bridge is a postpunt were you can See wich figures you can find. The Alto the Lavapatas is a walk...More

Thank Margret B
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Many people had commented on how the Archeological Park in Agustin has a mysterious energy about it and ridiculous as it sounds, I'm inclined to agree. The museum at the entrance is excellent and wandering around the park and seeing all the megaliths and funerary...More

Thank SDRJvoy
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

What an incredible place. Make sure you make it to the archeological park and importantly, get a guide. While much is unknown, a guide will provide an interpretation that opens up your mind and gets you thinking about the relationship between countries. The statues are...More

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Alicia B
14 November 2017|
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Response from Olivia S | Reviewed this property |
Hey, we took a local bus to Popayan and stayed there a few nights. It's a very pretty city and worth a visit. From there we took another bus to San Agustin, it's through the mountains which is long but beautiful. It's a... More
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Laura B
26 November 2015|
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Response from robertca912 | Reviewed this property |
There's a bus from Pasto to Mocoa, and from Mocoa to Pitalito there are several buses too. From Pitalito there are buses, taxis, etc. to San Agustín. Check Transipiales and Expreso Bolivariano. Ask at the bus station in... More
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sarahcolombia
28 July 2015|
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Response from ruudrob | Reviewed this property |
Depends how you want to travel. You can take a plane to Cali or Neiva and then take public transports or private transfers. I suggest to maybe first go to Neiva and maybe visit Tatacoa-desert and then take private transport... More
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