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Cabana Buenavista lago de Tota

Boyaca, Colombia
+57 311 2333478
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Lago Tota - the biggest lake in Colombia

We came from Paipa trough the mountains , passing Iza, a very tough road, mostly unpaved or under... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2015
Tel Aviv, Israel
Beautiful lake

Very beautiful lake at more than 3,000 metres. The light is beautiful and the white beach is... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2014
Laurens M
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Largest lake in Colombia, located in the east of Boyacá department
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
13 Jan 2015
“Lago Tota - the biggest lake in Colombia”
6 Sep 2014
“Beautiful lake”
Boyaca, Colombia
+57 311 2333478
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

We came from Paipa trough the mountains , passing Iza, a very tough road, mostly unpaved or under construction. At 3100 m height the huge lake is beautiful. We arrived at La Playa Blanca at noon, just in time for lunch at the restaurant on...More

3  Thank 925HaroldE
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Very beautiful lake at more than 3,000 metres. The light is beautiful and the white beach is definitely a recommendation. The whole surrounding area is beautiful!

Thank Laurens M
Reviewed 5 September 2014

It is a 4 hour drive from Bogota. The lake is huge and surrounded by houses and businesses so hard to find a way to the lake. We ended up eating at a restaurant and their backyard had a dock with access to the lake....More

2  Thank Yoipitydafool67
Reviewed 1 September 2014

One of the most beautiful landscapes you can find in Colombia. Arrive driving from bogota (4-5 hours), once you get there you'll be breathless. The view, the water, the beach, the mountains is like if you were in a dream. You can choose between walking...More

Thank juan m
Reviewed 6 June 2014

We drove here from Paipa to see Playa Blanca. The journey wasn't easy since the road is very curvy and alternates between parts that are paved and parts that are gravel with very little signage to direct us to the correct roads, but it was...More

1  Thank daisy21988
Reviewed 1 March 2014

If you are on a budget, carry heavy bags, want to make the most of your time, or all 3 things at the same time, I recommend you base yourself in Sogamoso to visit the lake, there's a bunch of hotels surrounding the bus terminal,...More

24  Thank Deranah
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I had the opportunity to travel this weekend to this beautiful place, although it was cold and very little sun, I had a great time. I recommend checking the weather forecast before going just to make sure. If you go with a SUV or 4X4...More

2  Thank Dre2013
Reviewed 31 July 2013

an incredible lake in one of the most beatiful regions in Colombia, where you will not only enjoy the scenery, but other attractions such as hot springs, colonial towns and many other remarkable possibilities within the newly extreme sports selection.

1  Thank marx-engels
Reviewed 6 May 2013

3hours drive from Bogota. Public transportation take you to "Sogamoso" (3hrs, u$9) and then you take another bus to "Aquitania" or Laguna de Tota (u$1.50). It's a beautiful place, with nice people and cheap public transportation and food. There are restaurants by the lake, many...More

4  Thank Margarita M
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Although most people visit this lake heading straight to the white sand beach, we visited this site from Paipa, going through the charming villages of Firavitoba, Iza (lovely plaza and good restaurant!) and Cuitiva (the plaza has a statue of Bochica, mythical hero of the...More

2  Thank GenLou
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