Soacha
in Soacha of Cundinamarca, Colombia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.579 and -74.217 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 34' 45" and W -74° 13' 0"
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: 10:24 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Bogota
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:52 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.605 and 105.736 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Umbulan Tinggi
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Colombia in South America

Safety Score: 2,6 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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Delve into Soacha

Soacha in Soacha (Cundinamarca) with it's 313,945 habitants is located in Colombia a little west of Bogota, the country's capital town.

Current time in Soacha is now 10:24 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Bogota with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Soacha, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Colombia is El Dorado International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 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 62 mi (or 100 km), North. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1016.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

CASTILLA REAL

Address
7,0 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


Videos from this area

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

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,...


Concierto de Jhonny Rivera en soacha(1)

Published: November 30, 2014
Length: 26:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: javier pineda real

Festival de Musica Popular y Folclorica.


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 ...


Concierto de Jhonny Rivera en soacha(3)

Published: November 30, 2014
Length: 23:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: javier pineda real

Festival de Musica Popular y Folclorica.


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...


Técnico Mecánica en Automóviles - Soacha

Published: January 23, 2013
Length: 57:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: OrganizacionOk

Proceso de revisión técnico mecánica en automóviles en CDA unimilenio - Soacha.


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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 0 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

TransMilenio

TransMilenio is a bus rapid transit system that serves Bogotá, the capital of Colombia. The system opened to the public in December 2000, covering Av. Caracas and Calle 80. Other lines have been added gradually over the next several years, and as of 2012, 11 lines totalling 87 km run throughout the city.

Located at 4.649, -74.1086 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
TransMilenio, Sustainable transport, 2000 introductions, Buildings and structures under construction in Colombia, Transport in Bogotá

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 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Municipalities of Cundinamarca, Populated places in the Cundinamarca Department, Populated places established in 1600

Administrative Department of Security

The Administrative Department of Security (Spanish: Departamento Administrativo de Seguridad, DAS) was the Security Service agency of Colombia, also responsible for the immigration services. It was dissolved on 31 October 2011 as part of a wider Executive Reform, and was replaced by the National Directorate of Intelligence(DNI).

Located at 4.615, -74.0872 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Intelligence agencies, Law enforcement agencies of Colombia, Administrative departments of Colombia, Immigration services, Defunct law enforcement agencies of Colombia, Government agencies established in 1960, 1960 establishments in Colombia

Tequendama Falls

The Tequendama Fall (Spanish: Salto del Tequendama) is a 132m high waterfall on the Bogotá River, located about 30 km southwest of Bogotá in the municipality of San Antonio del Tequendama. Circa 10000 BC, El Abra and Tequendama were found to be the first permanent settlements in Colombia. One of the country’s major tourist attractions, the falls are located in a forested area 20 miles (32 km) west of Bogotá.

Located at 4.586, -74.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waterfalls of Colombia

Fontibón

Fontibon is a former municipality located at the westernmost side of Bogotá, Colombia.

Located at 4.67861, -74.1411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Antonio Nariño (Bogotá)

Antonio Nariño is the 15th locality of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It is located in the city's south. It is named after an early Colombian leader, Antonio Nariño, who is often referred to as the precursor to the presidency.

Located at 4.58417, -74.1131 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Kennedy (Bogotá)

Kennedy, or Ciudad Kennedy, is the eighth locality of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It is located in the south-west of the city and is the most populous of all localities being home to 14% of the city's residents.

Located at 4.64361, -74.1533 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Los Mártires

Los Mártires is the 14th locality of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It is located near the city's downtown to its west. It takes its name in honor of those who died during the war for independence from Spain. It is completely urbanized, save for its parks and the banks of its rivers.

Located at 4.60444, -74.09 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Maloka Museum

The Maloka Museum is an interactive science museum located in Bogotá, Colombia. Visitors interact with a wide variety of exhibits that explore topics in Science and Technology. The museum has 9 rooms, with different science and technology topics; the Telecommunications Room shows interactive games about Binary System, the Computers' language, How does the cellphone work or what's the communication process.

Located at 4.65538, -74.1095 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Science museums, Landmarks in Colombia, Museums in Bogotá

General Santander National Police Academy

General Santander National Police Academy (or Escuela General Santander de la Policia Nacional in Spanish) is the main educational center for the Colombian National Police. the academy functions as a university for the formation of its force.

Located at 4.59028, -74.1303 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Colombian National Police, Police academies, Universities and colleges in Colombia

San Cristóbal (Bogotá)

San Cristóbal, is the fourth locality of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It is located in the south-east of the city.

Located at 4.56472, -74.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Estadio Metropolitano de Techo

Estadio Metropolitano de Techo is a multi-use stadium in Bogotá, Colombia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of La Equidad and Bogotá F.C.. The stadium holds 8,000 people.

Located at 4.62355, -74.1356 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Colombia

Funza

Funza is a municipality and town of Colombia in the department of Cundinamarca.

Located at 4.71667, -74.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Municipalities of Cundinamarca, Populated places in the Cundinamarca Department

Mosquera, Cundinamarca

Mosquera is a municipality of Colombia in the department of Cundinamarca. It lies near the national capital and has a population of 90,000. {{#invoke: Navbox | navbox }}

Located at 4.70778, -74.2328 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Municipalities of Cundinamarca, Populated places in the Cundinamarca Department

Sibaté

Sibaté is a municipality and town of Colombia in the department of Cundinamarca.

Located at 4.48333, -74.2667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Cundinamarca, Populated places in the Cundinamarca Department

Office of the Attorney General of Colombia

The Office of the Attorney General of Colombia (Spanish: Fiscalía General de la Nación) is the Colombian institution part of the Colombian judicial branch of Government with administrative autonomy designed to prosecute offenders, investigate crimes, review judicial processes and accuse penal law infractions against judges and courts of justice. The Office of the Attorney General was created by the Colombian Constitution of 1991 and began operating on July 1, 1992.

Located at 4.63889, -74.0994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Judicial branch of Colombia, Attorneys General of Colombia, Government agencies established in 1991

Tunjuelito

Tunjuelito is the 6th locality of the Capital District of the Colombian capital city, Bogotá. Tunjuelito is located to the south of Bogotá, bordering to the north with the localities of Bosa, Kennedy and Puente Aranda, to the east with the localities of Rafael Uribe Uribe and Usme, to the south with Usme and to the west with Ciudad Bolívar.

Located at 4.58222, -74.1319 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Puente Aranda

Puente Aranda is the 16th location of the Capital District of the Colombian capital city, Bogotá. It is located in the midwest within the city and was named after an old bridge in the hacienda of Juan Aranda over the "Chinúa River" now called the San Francisco Creek that dates from the 16th Century. Puente Aranda has 1724 Ha of area which are almost entirely urban. This locality has more than 300,000 inhabitants, 5% of the total urban area inhabitants of Bogota.

Located at 4.6125, -74.1067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Localities of Bogotá

Rafael Uribe Uribe (Bogotá)

The Rafael Uribe Uribe is the 18th locality of the Capital District in the Colombian capital city Bogotá. It was named after the Liberal General Rafael Uribe Uribe. Historically it has NOT been predominantly a residential area with a very small commercial activity. Since the 1940s urban expansion began from the plane lands to the higher lands. Nowadays the locality's southern part is underoing an urban expansion.

Located at 4.57972, -74.1175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Localities of Bogotá

Ciudad Bolívar (Bogotá)

Ciudad Bolívar is the 19th locality in the Capital District of the Colombian capital city Bogotá. Ciudad Bolivar is located in the southwestern part of the city. The rural area of the Ciudad Bolivar locality covers most of its area. Its urban area concentrates the poorest population in Bogotá and is known for its rampant levels of violence due to a large activity of gangs, mafia, and at times FARC, one of the national terrorist groups of Colombia.

Located at 4.53611, -74.1389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Localities of Bogotá

Centro Mayor

Centro Mayor is a shopping mall located in the south of Bogotá, Colombia. It was inaugurated on March 26, 2010. Centro Mayor is the biggest mall in Colombia and the third one in Latin America.

Located at 4.59167, -74.1239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping malls in Bogotá

Gran Estacion Mall

Gran Estación shopping mall is located in the Ciudad Salitre in Bogotá, Colombia. It opened its doors on December 1, 2006. The mall is the fourth biggest mall in Colombia and is also one of the biggest in South America. The mall opened its doors on December 1, 2006 elaborate architecture spanning more than 160 thousand square meters, including delivery to the city access roads and a public square of 12 thousand square meters.

Located at 4.64778, -74.1014 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shopping malls in Bogotá

Corferias

Corferias is a convention center located in the city of Bogotá Colombia in the barrio Quintaparedes. It's a venue of local, national and international events. Although it was originally created only as a fair space it has also served as an important place for social activities including voting and it's used by companies and individuals for cultural events.

Located at 4.62972, -74.0903 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Indoor arenas in Colombia, Convention centers


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Soacha, Соачу