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Enciso
Municipality and town
Flag of Enciso
Flag
Official seal of Enciso
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Enciso in the Santander Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Enciso in the Santander Department of Colombia
Country  Colombia
Department Santander Department
Province García Rovira Province
Area
 • Land 72,73 km2 (2,808 sq mi)
Elevation
1,484 m (4,869 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • Municipality and town 3,323
 • Urban
640
Time zone UTC-5 (Colombia Standard Time)
Website Official website

Enciso is a town and municipality in the García Rovira Province, part of Santander Department in northeastern Colombia. Founded on September 9, 1773 by Juan de Enciso, the liberating campaign of Simon Bolivar passed by this municipality on 7 occasions between the years 1814 and 1821.

Coordinates: 6°45′N 72°38′W / 6.750°N 72.633°W / 6.750; -72.633

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