Barichara is a village in the Santander department of Colombia. It is widely acknowledged as one of the best preserved and most beautiful colonial villages in Colombia.
Buses depart regularly every 30 minutes from San Gil local terminal between 6 am amd 7 pm (3,000 COP / 40 min).
- Barichara's downtown
- San Antonio's Chapel
- Santa Barbará's Chapel
- Inmaculada Concepción's Cathedral
You can walk 2h from Cabrera to Barichara and from Barichara to Guane (3h). For more details see Trekking Section of San Gil.
- Hormigas Culonas
- Arepa Santandereana
- Carne Oreada
- Carne Seca
The local association for tourism BaricharaVive  has a comprehensive list in its website, including 30 hotels.
- Los Tiestecitos, Cra 6 No 4-57, ☎ 726-7224. Cheapest of the town. Single : 10,000 COP. edit
- TINTO HOSTEL, Carrera 4 N 5-39, ☎ 7267725 - 3102800218. checkin: 1400; checkout: 1230. A beautiful clean and tidy hostel, offers dorms and private rooms, very good prices, the cheapest option in Barichara but one of the most beautiful houses, capacity 20 people and has 6 bathrooms,beautiful views from the balcony and the perfect place for bird wathing Barichara is one of the 3 most charming places in Colombia, you can take a walk down to Guane (90 minutes) a pretty village. the traditional goat. [email protected] 20000. edit