The aguadeño hat

Aguadas    - Aguadas, coffee at high altitude

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Aguadas

Aguadas, coffee at high altitude

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The aguadeño hat

Visitors to Aguadas can take a tour of the workshops that manufacture the famous aguadeño hat, a symbol of the city. This iconic accessory is handmade using fibers from the iraca or shawl palm, grown and processed in the region, and can be purchased on weekends in Bolivar Park.

NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES

An ideal itinerary here includes buying iraca palm handicrafts like the aguadeño hat and visiting Pueblito Viejo (Old Village) to see what nineteenth century towns in Antioquia were like.