Legend of El Dorado Routes Guide

In order to provide tools for locating the attractions that make up the Route El Dorado Legend and the route layout according to your preference, you will find the georeferencing of the sites and the links of the map applications on the web.

NOTE: Taking into account the conditions of internet connection in the territory, it is recommended to take the screen print of the traced route or the location of the attractions in your mobile device, in order to have information on a permanent basis.

Guide to the use of google earth in the location of the attractions of the legend route and golden route of the route.

This guide will help you to manage in an agile and simple way the entrance and exact location to find the tourist attractions of the Route El Dorado Legend, distributed in Bogotá D.C, and in the departments of Boyacá and Cundinamarca. Execute these instructions step by step to achieve a dynamic interaction with the proposed platforms.

You will find georeferencing of the attractions and how to locate them in Google Maps and Google Earth.

 


Visualization of attractions:

  • To access this option you must have the GOOGLE EARTH program installed on your device or from the following: google.es/earth/download/gep/agree.html .
  • After installing and accessing this, on the upper left side you will find a white space where you will see the word
  • When accessing, add the coordinates of the attraction you want to locate and then click on SEARCH. Immediately the platform displays the exact location in the Terran Globe where the name of the tourist attraction and photos are shown
  • You can then perform the dynamic scan by accessing the middle right side of the screen where you will find the following icon  that provides detailed level panning (360 degrees of horizontal movement and 290 degrees of vertical movement), allowing the user to view the selected places. For a better click-on approach
  • To exit this option, go to the upper right side of the Exit Street View option.


Trazado del recorrido de sus preferencias en la plataforma GOOGLE EARTH

To visualize the route, take care of the following indications::

  • Click on the upper left side, in the File option, which will display a small window with the option View in Google Maps.
  • On the left side of the Google Maps screen, a white space will appear. Find a place where you must paste the geographical coordinates of the site to locate, which the platform identifies with the following Icon
  • Below the coordinates is the following symbol which indicates how to get to the site. Click on to display a new window that will show you the option to select the starting point.
  • Once entered the starting point and selected, according to its location, enter and automatically the platform will draw, in blue, the most effective way to arrive and in gray options to make the journey by car. In addition, it provides transport options in the public, pedestrian or bicycle environment.
  • As complementary information you will be able to observe eventualities in the way like accidents, work, slow traffic; also indicates the time of the route in car, distance in kilometers, general indications to arrive at the site.

As an example in the photograph you can see how the route traced, from the Plaza de Bolivar to the Cabildo Indigenous Mhuysqa de Bosa in the city of Bogota.

In this section, the main objective of this guide is to provide the indications for the GOOGLE MAPS platform to mark the desired route including different destinations and tourist attractions.

  • Enter the next link google.es/maps/ and locate to the upper left side, the Search space.
  • Copy the coordinates of the selected attraction in the list above, Enter and will automatically indicate the site with the following symbol .
  • Below the coordinates of the attraction, you will find the symbol that has the name Enter your location and the platform will show you how to get to the site.
  • Once entered the starting point and selected, according to its location, enter and automatically the platform will draw, in blue, the most effective way to arrive and in gray options to make the journey by car. Additionally it offers the options of transport in public means, walking or cycling.
  • As complementary information you will be able to observe eventualities in the way like accidents, work, slow traffic; also indicates the time of the route in car, distance in kilometers, general indications to arrive at the site.
  • To complement your tour with the visit to other tourist attractions select the following symbol Add Destination. A third horizontal line will be displayed, requesting the coordinates of the next attraction. The platform will add as many points as you select, giving continuity to the path of the route.
  • You can then perform the dynamic scan by accessing the middle right side of the screen where you will find the following icon  (Street view) that provides detailed level panning (360 degrees of horizontal movement and 290 degrees of vertical movement), allowing the user to view the selected places. For a greater click on .

As an example in the photograph, observe a route where the route is drawn with 3 tourist attractions, from the Plaza de Bolivar leaving to the Cathedral of Salt of Zipaquirá, then to the lagoon of Siecha and ending at the point of origin of the Plaza de Bolívar in the city of Bogotá.

In this section, the main objective of this guide is to provide the indications for the use of the GOOGLE MAPS platform in your Smartphone marking the desired route including different destinations and tourist attractions.

  • Enter your smartphone then into the Maps application
  • Enter the coordinates or name of the selected attraction in the list detailed above, and will automatically indicate the site with the following symbol.
  • At the bottom of the screen, you will find the symbol  that has the name Enter your location and the platform will show you how to get to the site.
  • Once entered the starting point and selected, according to its location, enter and automatically the platform will draw, in blue, the most effective way to arrive and in gray options to make the journey by car. In addition, it provides transport options in the public, pedestrian or bicycle environment.
  • To complement your tour with the visit to other tourist attractions select the next symbol to its upper right side  where you will find the option to stop. A third horizontal line will be displayed, requesting the coordinates of the next attraction. The platform will add as many points as you select, giving continuity to the path of the route.

As an example in the photograph, observe a route where the route is drawn with 3 tourist attractions, from the Plaza de Bolivar leaving to the Cathedral of Salt of Zipaquirá, then to the lagoon of Siecha and ending at the point of origin of the Plaza de Bolívar in the city of Bogotá.

Attractions
Georeferencing:

Below are 85 tourist attractions of the Route El Dorado Legend with their respective geographical coordinates, according to the segments identified and characterized:

SEGMENT
ATTRACTION
MUNICIPALITY
COORDINATES
THE SECRETS
MHUYSQAS
AND THE HERITAGE
CULTURAL ANCESTRAL

MONSERRATE HILL

BOGOTÁ

4.605737, -74.055622

DEL CORRER LA TIERRA

   CHURCH DE LA CATEDRAL

4.598060, -74.075360

   CHURCH SAN IGNACIO

4.596876, -74.075497

    CHURCH LA VERACRUZ

4.602460, -74.072957

   CHURCH SAN FRANCISCO

4.601921, -74.073348

   CHURCH LAS AGUAS

4.602277, -74.066969

   CHURCH SAN AGUSTIN

4.593847, -74.078017

GOLD MUSEUM

4.601914, -74.072050

ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

4.59487, -74.07627

STARS IN BOGOTA
INDEPENDENCE PARK
BOGOTÁ

4.611362, -74.068207

STAR WALK
   CHURCH OF SAN DIEGO

4.612558, -74.069865

   CHURCH NUESTRA SEÑORA DE LAS NIEVES

4.606358, -74.070990

    CHURCH OF LA VERACRUZ

4.602460, -74.072989

   CHURCH DE EL HUMILLADERO

4.602001, -74.072569

   CHURCH DE SAN FRANCISCO

4.601921, -74.073338

   CHURCH DE SANTO DOMINGO

4.599712, -74.074726

   CHURCH DE LA CATEDRAL

4.598060, -74.075360

   CHURCH DEL SAGRARIO

4.597937, -74.075478

   CHURCH DE SAN IGNACIO

4.596865, -74.075497

   CHURCH DE SAN AGUSTIN

4.594352, -74.077748

   CHURCH DE SANTA BARBARA

4.592286, -74.078624

  CHURCH DEL ESPIRITU SANTO

4.628743, -74.071119

  CHURCH NUESTRA
SEÑORA DEL ROSARIO
– LAS CRUCES

4.588809, -74.080464

Your inner peace
IN THE MOOR
LARGER
OF THE WORLD
CHISACÁ LAGOON
BOGOTÁ –
SUMAPAZ

4.288504, -74.206719

CULTURE
MHUYSQA LIVES ..
COMMUNITY
DE BOSA
MHUYSQA BOSA COMMUNITY
BOGOTÁ –
BOSA

4.617604, -74.204272

AND THE GOLD
MADE
LEGEND
ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF PASCA
PASCA

4.308917, -74.299842

ARBELAEZ RUPESTRE ART
ARBELAEZ

4.264424, -74.378826

EN LOS CERROS
DESCUBRA SITIOS
SAGRADOS DE LOS
MHUYSQA
LAGUNA DE TEUSACÁ
KILOMETRO 15 VIA
BOGOTA- CHOACHI

4.560829, -74.022135

CERRO DE GUADALUPE
BOGOTÁ

4.592016, -74.054444

CERRO DE GUAYACUNDO
UBAQUE

4.498307, -73.958948

OBSERVATORIOS
ASTRONÓMICOS
OBSERVATORIO 142 –
PARQUE AUTOPISTA
NORTE II SECTOR
BOGOTÁ

4.725436, -74.048339

OBSERVATORIO 106 –
PARQUE CALLE 106

4.690534, -74.047055

PARQUE DE USAQUEN

4.695138, -74.030979

RELAJA TU ESPÍRITU CON
LAS MARAVILLAS DE
SIECHA
CONJUNTO DE LA
LAGUNA DE SIECHA
FAUSTO Y SURAMÉRICA.
GUASCA

4.764455, -73.848958

LA SALUD EN LA
NATURALEZA Y LA
CULTURA ANCESTRAL
LAGUNA DE CHINGAZA
LA CALERA

4.531586, -73.754484

NATURALEZA Y ARTE
MHUYSQA
CERRO DE MAJUY
 COTA

4.806105, -74.121853

ARTE RUPESTRE DE TENJO
TENJO

4.901357, -74.131955

PEÑA DE JUAICA

4.875508, -74.161622

LA CULTURA MHUYSQA
VIVE.. COMUNIDAD DE
SUBA
COMUNIDAD MHUYSQA DE SUBA
BOGOTÁ

4.740528, -74.083778

DONDE CADA LUGAR
CUENTA UNA HISTORIA
PIEDRAS DEL TUNJO
FACATATIVÁ

4.815847, -74.345533

EL TEJIDO ARTISTICO DEL
TERRITORIO
ABRIGOS ROCOSOS DEL TEQUENDAMA
SOACHA

4.528948, -74.278980

PINTURA RUPESTRE EN EL
PARQUE DE LA POMA

4.529585, -74.278990

SALTO DEL TEQUENDAMA

4.574631, -74.293679

LA MAGIA VERDE DEL
ALTIPLANO A TUS PIES
CERRO  PIONONO
DE SOPÓ

4.902970, -73.929861

CAPILLA DE SIECHA
GUASCA

4.849685, -73.903772

DORADO PROFUNDO Y
COMPLEJO
LAGUNA DE GUATAVITA
SESQUILÉ

4.979060, -73.775048

Y DOS MUNDOS SE
ENCONTRARON
FARALLONES DE SUTATAUSA
SUTATAUSA

5.229804, -73.835148

COMPLEJO DOCTRINERO DE SUTATAUSA

5.246531, -73.852742

PICTOGRAMAS DE SUTATAUSA

5.229754, -73.834306

PIEDRA Y TEJOS DEL DIABLO

5.251273, -73.852246

REVIVE NUESTRA
HISTORIA
LAGUNA VERDE
 TAUSA

5.213483, -74.001087

TEMPLO DOCTRINERO TAUSA VIEJO

5.195231, -73.893156

EL CAMINO DEL ORO
BLANCO
CATEDRAL DE SAL DE ZIPAQUIRÁ
ZIPAQUIRÁ

5.019398, -74.009521

MINA DE SAL DE NEMOCÓN
NEMOCÓN

5.063841, -73.874753

Y LA SAL LE IMPRIMIA
SABOR A LA VIDA
MONUMENTO AL OLLERO
TOCANCIPÁ

4.965750, -73.913562

PIEDRAS DE QUEBRADA HONDA

4.943556, -73.915074

EL REFUGIO DE LAS
GUARDIANAS DEL AGUA
LAGUNA DE GUACHENEQUE
VILLAPINZÓN

5.211312, -73.557029

CONOCE LO ANCESTRAL
A PARTIR DEL
PATRIMONIO DE HOY
RESIGNIFICACIÓN EN EL ,
CENTRO HISTÓRICO DE TUNJA
TUNJA
  CATEDRAL BASILICA
METROPOLITANA
SANTIAGO DE TUNJA

5.532157, -73.361185

   CHURCH Y CONVENTO DE SANTA CLARA

5.53165, -73.359

  CHURCH DE NUESTRA SEÑORA
DE LAS NIEVES TUNJA

5.538224, -73.359268

  CHURCH DE SAN AGUSTIN TUNJA

5.535604, -73.358981

  CHURCH DE SAN FRANCISCO TUNJA

5.535429, -73.361674

  CHURCH DE SANTO DOMINGO TUNJA

5.532968, -73.363158

  CHURCH DE SAN IGNACIO TUNJA

5.531356, -73.362450

  PLAZOLETA DE LAS NIEVES
PLAZA DE LOS MHUYSQAS

5.53812, -73.35991

  CHURCH SANTA BARBARA TUNJA

5.529940, -73.363707

PARQUE PINZÓN

5.53587, 73.35921

POZO HUNZAHUA

5.551103, -73.353083

  TEMPLO DE GORANCHACHA

5.552355, -73.357642

  MUSEO ARQUEOLOGICO UPTC

5.552228, -73.356777

EL AGUA ORIGEN
DE LA VIDA
FESTIVAL DE ASTRONOMIA – VILLA DE LEYVA
VILLA DE LEYVA

5.633947, -73.524077

CASA MUSEO DEL MAESTRO ACUÑA

5.634443, -73.523724

OBSERVATORIO SOLAR
MHUYSQA MONQUIRA

5.647512, -73.559214

LAGUNA DE IGUAQUE –
SANTUARIO DE FLORA Y FAUNA
DE IGUAQUE

5.687601, -73.437181

CULTURA Y ARTE
MHUYSQA, SU MEJOR
EXPERIENCIA
CENTRO CEREMONIAL DE ROMERÍAS
A CHIQUINQUIRA
CHIQUINQUIRÁ

5.618013, -73.817247

CERAMICAS DE RAQUIRA
RAQUIRA

5.538184, -73.633106

ACOMPAÑA A BOCHICA
EN LA CULMINACION
DE SU MISION
LAGO DE TOTA
TOTA

5.508601, -72.966738

ESTATUA DE BOCHICA
CUITIVA

5.580991, -72.966358

TEMPLO DOCTRINERO
TOPAGA

5.768773, -72.832993

EL DESTINO DONDE
RESPLANDECE LA
CULTURA MHUYSQA
CUEVA DE BOCHICA
IZA

5.607691, -72.978791

PIEDRA DEL DIABLO

5.607691, -72.978791

MUSEO ARQUEOLOGICO ELIÉCER SILVA CELIS
SOGAMOSO

5.709910, -72.924055

MONUMENTO A LA RAZA

5.714721, -72.927657

TEMPLO DEL SOL

5.709270, -72.923820

FIESTA DEL HUAN

5.709236, -72.923718