South of the lagoon is Playa Blanca (White Beach), sanctuary for the Muisca indigenous people to worship their gods. From this lagoon’s region emerged different legends exuding Muisca culture.
Bochica statue in Cuitiva
The Cuitiva’s Bochica statue is located at the town’s central square. Behind this monument you may find Bochica’s huge footprint, which legend tells he marked on a rock.
Tópaga doctrine temple
The Topaga doctrine temple, declared a National Monument by law 42 of 1965, owns significant pieces of religious artwork that highlight El Dorado in images as well as in architecture and carved wooden figures.