Archaeological Park of Tierradentro, Inza

Learn about pre-Columbian history while you’re surrounded by lush green landscape at Archaeological Park of Tierradentro. The park is known for its pre-Columbian underground, or hypogea. Find these underground tombs, which typically feature western-oriented spiral stair entrances, leading to a chamber five to eight meters below ground. Chamber walls are usually painted in red, black, and white. Some of the underground chambers contain ancient remains, although many are gone due to grave robberies that happened before the park became a protected area. Plan to see Archaeological Park of Tierradentro and other attractions that appeal to you using our Inza day trip planning site .
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  • Experience as such is something amazing. See the paintings, feel the energy, imagine our ancestors with their rituals is a wonderful thing. This at this time also in a very good condition. All roads to traverse the hypogea are paved. The people responsible for opening the hypogea are very attentive. Only recommend to be careful with the Scorpions. Wear good shoes take Lantern nothing of flash photography
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  • It is an absolutely amazing place to visit if you want to see something of the pre-Columbian culture in Colombia. The experience of the hypogea down the same stairs that their creators and to observe this wonder of decoration of some of them is absolutely wonderful
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  • The trip is challenging but quaint. Worth the trip. Few remnants of painted and sculpted tombs. Provide water because it can get hot. Great stop at the small village of San Andrés (Sunday excellent arepa of duck and empanadas in front of the village shop). Moving and nice cemetery. Gorgeous views.
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