Zipaquira is a municipality and city of Colombia in the department of Cundinamarca. Its neighboring municipalities are Tausa and Cogua to the north; Nemocan, Gachancipa and Sopa to the east; Cajica¡ and Tabio to the south; and Subachoque and Pacho to the west. Its seat of municipal government is 49 kilometers from Santa Fe de Bogota. It is part of the Greater Bogota Metropolitan Area, and is the capital of the province. It is also headquarters of the diocese of the same name and that includes much of the Department of Cundinmarca, extending to the centre of Bogota, the region of Rionegro, the Ubata Valley, and the region of Guavio.