Potrero Grande
in Soacha of Cundinamarca, Colombia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.602 and -74.214 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 36' 8" and W -74° 12' 49"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - COP
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:22 PM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Bogota
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 5:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.623 and 105.749 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Umbulan Talip Tua
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Colombia in South America

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Colombia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Colombia. Last Update: 2019-10-14 07:23:18

Touring Potrero Grande

Potrero Grande in Soacha (Cundinamarca) is a town located in Colombia a little west of Bogota, the country's capital place.

Time in Potrero Grande is now 02:22 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Bogota with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Potrero Grande, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Colombia is El Dorado International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia in a distance of 60 mi (or 97 km), North. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bogota, Nocaima, Villavicencio, Ibague and Tunja. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1016.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 55% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 14th of October 2019

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 15th of October 2019

22°C (72 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 16th of October 2019

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Four Seasons Hotel Bogota

Address
6,6 mi
Carrera 13 no 85-46
110621 Bogota
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Habitel

Address
8,3 mi
Avenida El Dorado 100-97
Bogotá
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


CASTILLA REAL

Address
5,9 mi
Transversal 78D 10A-20, , Colômbia
10A-20 Bogota
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Fontibón

Address
6,7 mi
Calle 17, 97-10
Bogota
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Casa Modelia

Address
7,3 mi
Carrera 82 No. 22D-12
110239 Bogota
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Golden

Address
7,4 mi
Carrera 100 No. 22J-19
Bogota
Colombia

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Pandilleras Soacha

Published: November 13, 2009
Length: 44:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: camidua

El preocupante aumento de la participación de las mujeres en actos delicitivos y en conformación de pandillas lanza un nuevo reto a las autoridades de Soacha, municipio vecino a la capital...


CIUDAD VERDE SOACHA 2012

Published: June 20, 2012
Length: 05:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ciudad Verde

"El Macro Proyecto Ciudad Verde cuenta con un terreno con 328 Hectáreas, se ubica al occidente de la Plaza Principal de Soacha y limita contra la Localidad de Bosa, de la Ciudad de Bogotá....


El Tiplecito y la Guabina Niños de Soacha

Published: April 08, 2013
Length: 41:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: freddy lopez

Niños del Liceo Mayor de Soacha le cantan al presidente Santos en inauguración del colegio.


Hombre asesina a su esposa a puñaladas en Soacha

Published: July 23, 2012
Length: 19:44 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: usuarioscuro

Fuente CityTv, El espectador: Según se conoció, el hombre que mató a su esposa llegó a un preacuerdo con la Fiscalía y sólo pagaría una condena de tres años en establecimiento carcelario,...


UNITY PROMO - UNA SOLA VOZ UNA SOLA FAMILIA SOACHA UNIDA.

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 00:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: SMSOACHA

POR PRIMERA VEZ UNAS DE LAS MEJORES AGRUPACIONES DE SOACHA SE UNEN PARA FORMAR MAS UNIÓN MAS RESPETO Y MAS MOVIMIENTO EN EL MUNICIPIO. PRODUCED BY ...


Intervención contra el delito en Soacha Cundinamarca - policiadecolombia

Published: August 03, 2012
Length: 05:23 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: POLICIA DE COLOMBIA

Síganos en: YOUTUBE: http://www.youtube.com/policiadecolombia FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/Policianacionaldeloscolombianos TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/policiacolombia FLICKR: ...


CONGRESO DE DAMAS 2014 CRUZADA CRISTIANA CAMINO DE VIDA SOACHA

Published: May 09, 2014
Length: 12:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hubert Lozano

Invitados el Canta autor Paul Wilbur, Conferencistas Pastora. Ruth Symens, Pastor. Carlos Rabat Y por la Iglesia Cruzada Cristiana Camino de Vida el Pastor. Fernando Baron.


Tibanica primer entrega. ( patrimonio arqueológico en soacha )

Published: July 28, 2014
Length: 29:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andres carreño manosalva

Esta es la primer entrega de tibanica, (doblada en un formato resumido para el canal TyN). Un mini documental acerca del patrimonio arqueológico del municipio de soacha, su afectación y el...


Entrada vehicular principal a San Mateo, Soacha, Colombia. (9PM)

Published: February 25, 2014
Length: 53:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jhon Diez

Este video forma parte de una serie realizada en la entrada vehicular principal del barrio San Mateo en Soacha. Fue realizado a las 9PM.


Cruce autopista sur frente a San Mateo, Soacha, Colombia. (6AM)

Published: February 25, 2014
Length: 55:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jhon Diez

Este video forma parte de una serie realizada en la entrada vehicular principal del barrio San Mateo en Soacha. Fue realizado a las 6AM.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Avianca Flight 203

Avianca Airlines Flight 203 was a Colombian domestic passenger flight from El Dorado International Airport in Bogotá to Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport in Cali. It was destroyed by a bomb over the municipality of Soacha on November 27, 1989. The aircraft took off from the Colombian capital Bogotá en route to Cali. It was in the air five minutes and flying at a speed of 794 kilometres per hour when an explosive charge detonated on board, igniting fuel vapors in an empty fuel tank.

Located at 4.58333, -74.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airliner bombings, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1989, Terrorist incidents in 1989, Aviation accidents and incidents in Colombia, Avianca, 1989 in Colombia, Terrorism in Colombia, Avianca accidents and incidents, Mass murder in 1989, Medellín Cartel

Soacha

Soacha is a city in Colombia on the southern edge of Bogotá, the country's capital. It has an important industrial zone and is home to mostly working-class families.

Located at 4.58333, -74.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Municipalities of Cundinamarca, Populated places in the Cundinamarca Department, Populated places established in 1600

Bosa (Bogotá)

Bosa is the 7th locality of the Capital District of the Colombian capital city, Bogotá. Bosa is located in the southwestern part of Bogotá and is the 8th largest locality and 9th most populated.

Located at 4.61694, -74.19 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá