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Getting there by Soacha

You may get to Chicaque by leaving Bogotá by the south, going through the town of Soacha. You need to take the "Autopista Sur". To get to "Autopista Sur, you can take Av. 68, the NQS, or Boyaca Avenue. In Soacha, please be on the lookout for these points of reference: a mall called "Mercurio", a Carrefour store, and a Homecenter store; and ahead these, two pedestrian bridges. After the second pedestrian bridge, make a right immediately after the Mobil gas station. Stay on this road until you reach a small roundpoint, make a left and keep on this road for 7 Km (4.35 miles), until you reach a sharp right turn, and a small dirt road on its left. You'll see a large sign that says "Chicaque". Take the dirt road and keep on it until you reach the park entrance (about 3 kms - 1.86 miles), the road ends at the park.

*ON SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS, SOME OF THE ROADS IN SOACHA ARE CLOSED DUE TO "CICLOVIA". DO NOT MAKE A RIGHT AFTER THE MOBIL GAS STATION, KEEP GOING ON THE AUTOPISTA SUR UNTIL YOU REACH A SIGN THAT SAYS "MOSQUERA - LA MESA, FOLLOW THE INFDICATIONS ON THE ROAD SIGNS. YOU'LL END UP ON THE ROAD WHERE YOU'LL FIND THE SHARP TURN TO THE RIGHT AND THE DIRT ROAD ON THE LEFT, THAT LEADS TO CHICAQUE.


There are no tolls on this route.

 

Getting there by La Mesa

You can reach the road that takes to the town of La Mesa by leaving Bogotá by the west, taking Calle 13 and going by the town of Mosquera, or calle 80 and going through the town of Funza and then by the town of Mosquera. On the Via la Mesa you'll reach the "Mondoñedo" toll, inform the toll attendant that you're heading to Soacha, in order to get a ticket that will allow you to get through the next toll without paying again.  A few meters after the Mondoñedo toll, you'll see a road on the left, take this road. You'll find another toll, present the ticket that was given to you before. Keep on this road for another 3 kms (1.86 miles) until you reach a sharp turn to the left, you'll see a small dirt road on the right, and a large sign that says "Chicaque". Take the dirt road and keep on it until you reach the Park entrace (about 3 kms -1.83 miles), the road ends at the park.


On this route you'll find tolls on Calle 13, at Funza, and Mondoñedo.

IMPORTANT!

If you use an App such as Waze or Google Maps to get to the park, please be sure to enter the correct place, Parque Chicaque; in the maps, it will be in the vecinity of Soacha. if the App wants to take you to Mesitas del Colegio, Muña, or Salto del Tequendama, it will be taking you to the Chicaque village, which is several hours away from the park (on foot). Please check these Maps to give yourself a better idea of were you're headed. 

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