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 Vaults

The Vaults are in the northern part of the walled city between the Santa Clara and Santa Catalina forts. With 47 arches...

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...
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...
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 Hay Festival

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

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...

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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...

Jazz In The Park Festival

The Jazz in the Park Festival is held in Bogotá in mid-September. Romantic melodies played on saxophones, pianos, and...
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...

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Shopping

The history of Medellin with the textile industry and modern shopping centres with spacious stores and specialty stores...
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...
Botero Square  - masterpieces

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Botero Square

A good place to see outdoor sculptures of artist Fernando Botero Antioquia is the square that bears his name, in the...

Church of Veracruz

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

The Park Way

The Park Way, in the traditional neighborhood of La Soledad, is a particularly well-preserved area of Bogotá. Here...

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Mirador Sebastián de Belalcázar

Visiting the Sebastián de Belalcázar observation point is helpful in understanding the geography of Cali. Here on the...

Francisco Luis Gallego Entomological Museum

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

Tunal Metropolitan Park

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