Capital Cities of colombia

Capital Cities

Our cities

Why explore capital cities of Colombia?

 Our vibrant urban life attracts visitors seeking examples of urban development, fashion trends and shopping trips among other activities.

Bogotá
Capital Cities of colombia

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Bogotá, Colombia's capital, has about 8 million inhabitants. It has great gastronomic and artistic development along with cultural events and shopping centres, among others.

 

 

Medellín
Capital Cities of colombia

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Medellín, elected City of the Year in the 'Wall Street Journal' contest as the most innovative city in the world, is a pioneer in fashion and urban, social, cultural and educational investment.

 

 

Cali
Capital Cities of colombia

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Anyone can come to Cali to learn to dance in one of the nearly 100 schools sauce. Some travellers are surprised, because their teachers are world champions.

 

 

Activities and experiences

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Visit the Naval Museum

The Caribbean Naval Museum lies within the walls of Cartagena de Indias, between the bastion of San Francisco Javier...
Proclamation Square, Cartagena de Indias

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Proclamation Square

On this site in the walled city of Cartagena on November 11, 1811, the people gathered to support the Declaration of...

The Hay Festival

Every year in late January, Cartagena pays homage to literature during the Hay Festival, one of the most important...

Visit The Vaults

The Vaults are in the northern part of the walled city between the Santa Clara and Santa Catalina forts. With 47 arches...
Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, Santa Marta

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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino

Those who come to Santa Marta can review American history by visiting the Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, the hacienda...

Visit parks, museums, and squares

Legends abound in Cartagena. Stroll through the historic center and spot street names such as Callejón de los Estribos...

La Merced Chapel

La Merced Chapel is one of the most important places to visit in Cali, as the city’s inaugural Mass was delivered here...
The Cali Fair, Cali

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The Cali Fair

The Cali Fair, held every year from the 25th to the 30th of December, is one of the most important traditional...

The Naval Club

Located at the tip of Castillogrande and surrounded by the bay of Cartagena and the Caribbean, the Naval Club was...

Enrique Buenaventura local theater

The Teatro Municipal Enrique Buenaventura is the cultural centre of Cali built using early 19th century architecture...

River Cat

A walk along the west bank of the Cali River includes a stop to see an iconic city sculpture: “River Cat” is over 11...
Municipal Planetarium

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Municipal Planetarium

About 40 interactive experiences with planets, terrestrial phenomena, astrobiology and other phenomena of deep space...

Montecristo Art Museum

The Montecristo Art Museum is located in the town of Santuario, 57 kilometres southeast of Medellin. Here visitors can...
Medellin River Christmas Lights

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Medellin River Christmas Lights

Each year in December the Medellín River is festooned with colourful Christmas lights thanks to the EPM (Public...
Shopping - Malls and crafts

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Shopping

With the development of Santa Marta, recent years have seen modern shopping malls built where customers can access high...

Children's Museum

The Children's Museum, in the West of Bogotá, features 20 modules designed for children to play and learn about topics...

Olaya Herrera National Park

Visitors can find rest and relaxation on trails surrounded by gardens and trees in the Olaya Herrera National Park,...

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Shopping in Cali.

In recent years, Cali has seen the construction of a number of modern shopping centers, where the beautiful women of...

Customs House Square

Customs House Square, the largest square in Cartagena, was originally a parade ground around which the colonial...
Museum of the University of Antioquia

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Museum of the University of Antioquia

The Museum of the University of Antioquia, located within the campus, displays about 60,000 objects from their...
Theater Jorge Isaacs, Cali

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Teatro Jorge Isaacs

Built in a French neoclassical style, the Jorge Isaacs Theater is known for its elegant facade with garlands and...