A place for every taste
Here we have some suggestions of places to visit. If you want more information, our reception staff can give it to you.
If you are a person who likes extreme sports and hiking, this option is for you:
Paragliding in San Felix
You will be able to observe from the air different panoramic views of Medellín and the Aburrá Valley, book with us so you can enjoy this wonderful experience.
Hiking in Santa Elena
To enjoy beautiful trails and walks, you can go to Arví Park, a place full of magic in the cradle of flowers. To get there, you can go by metro. Come and ask our collaborators to tell you how to get there.
Tour visita piedra del Peñol y Guatapé
How to visist Medellín and not gettting to know the highgest monolith in Colombia? With 220 m of height and 740 steps, at the top you can enjoy beautiful views of the Guatape dam, an unforgettable landscape.
If you like sports, this option is for you. On Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays and holidays some main roads of the city are turned into bike paths so you can enjoy doing outdoor sports such jogging, biking or rollerblandig. Tuesday and Thursday from 20:00h to 22:00h and Sundays and holidays from 7:00h to 13:00h
If you like to learn about each culture you visit, this option is for you:
Free walking tour
A walk where you will learn about the difficult situation that Medellín went through in the 80’s and 90’s, you will be able to walk through some historic points, a story of resilience, know how it overcame and became the most innovative city in the world.
Botero Square and Antioquia Museum
Botero Square or Berrio square is an emblematic place in Medellín, where you can find numerous sculptures by the artist Fernando Botero, a paisa sculptor who has donated many of his work to the town where he was born and raised; in addition, there you can find the Antioquia Museum where you can see some of his paintings.
Did you know that Medellín has a castle? Built in a medieval gothic style, the Castle Museum is a place full of magic where you will feel like in a fairy tale, and you will learn a little about one of the families that contributed the most to Medellín.
A tour where they will tell you the history of commune 13, a commune with a dark past full of violence, which with the efforts of its inhabitants managed to get ahead and become one of the most touristic places in Medellín.
Cerro Nutibara (Pueblito paisa)
A place where you can find buildings full of colors representing the towns of Antioquia, from there you can enjoy a beautiful view of Medellín.
If you like « rumba » this option is for you:
Known as the “Zona Rosa of Poblado”, there you will find different places to go out to dance and enjoy with friends.
A perfect place where you will find a variety of restaurants to have dinner with your friends.
Place near the stadium full of bars and clubs where you can dance and socialize with local people.
If you want to enjoy a bit of Paisa food, these are some places that we recommend you visit:
La hacienda origen ($)
A place where you can enjoy a delicious “Bandeja paisa”, typical food of Medellín.
Ajiacos y mondongos ($$)
There you can find a typical dish of the capital city, the ajiaco, a delicious soup with chicken and different varieties of potatoes.
An emblematic place in the city, which was created to unite Antioqueña families in a typical dish « el mondongo », today it is one of the most recognized restaurants of typical Antioqueña food.
La minorista ($-$$$)
A market place where you can find typical Colombian food, in this option you have different restaurants to choose from such : as seafood, Latin food, South American food and Spanish food
If you want to enjoy what the streets of Medellín have to offer, here are some recommendations for you:
Los perrines or Poblado Park’s red tent ($)
It is a good option for lovers of street food, with a great variety of hot dogs and burgers.
Close to Poblado Park you can find Kamaos, the place of the famous chuzarrón, a chicharrón in the shape of brochette.
Dog Burger ($)
The house of combipapas or piggy potatoes as we call it in Medellín, a potatoes with everything that you can enjoy near Lleras park.
If you want to enjoy delicious vegetarian dishes, these options are for you:
There, you will find Delicious, good-sized pizzas for great prices.
Closet o Ruta N you will find a delicious vegetarian food restaurant, which has diverse options to offer, a place full of delicious recipes.
Inside Oviedo Mall, you will find a different, tasty, economic and healthy option.