Capital Cities of colombia

Capital Cities

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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.

 

 

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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...
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...
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...

Enrique Buenaventura local theater

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

The Hay Festival

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

The Naval Club

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

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...

Visit parks, museums, and squares

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

Visit the Naval Museum

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

The Zenú Gold Museum

An agriculture-based economy, natural resources, and barter: that was the foundation of the Zenú people, whose legacy...

International Ballet Festival

Take a break from frenzied salsa steps to enjoy the gentle movements of classical dance by attending the International...
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...
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...

Petronio Alvarez Festival

A culture can be understood through its sounds. This is why the Petronio Alvarez Pacific Music Festival, held annually...

Francisco José de Caldas Museum House

An important part of the history of Colombia is preserved in the Francisco José de Caldas Museum House, named in honor...

Church of Veracruz

The only colonial church that exists in Medellin is Veracruz Church, built in 1682. The Catholic church in the city...
World Salsa Festival, Cali

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World Salsa Festival

The World Salsa Festival takes place in Cali every September; it is an event not to be missed. Famous bands and about 5...

Francisco Luis Gallego Entomological Museum

The central taxonomic collection of the Francisco Luis Gallego Entomological Museum of the National University of...

Museum of Natural Sciences

The skeleton of a humpback whale that came from Antarctica to the Pacific coast to mate is on display at the entrance...

Tunal Metropolitan Park

One of the major accomplishments of the TransMilenio mass-transit system was providing a much-needed link between the...