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Bogota
A massive, sprawling city, the capital of Colombia offers a deep dive straight into Latin culture, pulsating nightlife and a intense mix of old and new. Historic plazas, parks and quiet lanes run alongside congested avenues and neighborhoods that require much caution to walk through. Certain neighborhoods are peaceful and safe, attracting remote workers who enjoy the very low cost of living, reliable internet connection and plenty of opportunities to meet locals and other foreigners. It's a gritty city but the chaos certainly has its own charm.

Monthly cost of living for remote workers

A remote worker can expect to spend an average of 4614392 1134 1068 ${ selected_currency } per month in Bogota, with an average rent of 2020000 497 468 ${ selected_currency }.
Rent
1 bedroom apartment / modern / central / short term
${ selected_currency } 2020000 497 468
Groceries
Basic groceries
${ selected_currency } 345213 85 80
Dining out
12 dinners and 8 lunches
${ selected_currency } 730000 179 169
Cafe
20 coffees / teas
${ selected_currency } 91320 22 21
Coworking space
1 month membership / hot desk
${ selected_currency } 324633 80 75
Mobile internet
Prepaid SIM / 5 GB data / fast
${ selected_currency } 47933 12 11
Public transportation
20 roundtrip journeys
${ selected_currency } 96000 24 22
Taxis
5 short trips
${ selected_currency } 116500 29 27
Shared bicycles and scooters
10 trips
${ selected_currency } 70000 17 16
Sport and cultural events
1 event
${ selected_currency } 93333 23 22
Museums and sights
3 sights / entrance tickets
${ selected_currency } 29700 7 7
Nightlife
5 nights out / 3 drinks per night
${ selected_currency } 195000 48 45
Gym
1 month membership
${ selected_currency } 61160 15 14
Yoga
10 classes
${ selected_currency } 237800 58 55
Massage
1 massage
${ selected_currency } 155800 38 36
TOTAL
${ selected_currency } 4614392 1134 1068
Average weather in Bogota
Most common months to visit: January - March, December
What to know
Population
10,978,360
Main airport
El Dorado International Airport (BOG)
Language
Spanish
Tap water
Not drinkable
Tipping
10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service
Taxi apps
Uber, Cabify