Day Trip to Santa Fe de Antioquia from Medellín
Tour description provided by Viator
Escape the hustle and bustle of Medellín and take a day trip to Santa Fe de Antioquia. Enjoy a scenic drive through stunning mountain landscapes and through Colombia’s longest tunnel. Visit this quaint colonial town with its many historical cathedrals, plazas and palaces displaying beautiful traditional Spanish architecture. With your expert guide, tour Santa Fe de Antioquia’s main attractions: the Metropolitan Cathedral, Archiepiscopal Palace and Plaza Mayor Juan de Corral. Don't miss out on the opportunity to discover this Colombian treasure!
Spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of Medellín on a relaxing day trip to the historical city Santa Fe de Antioquia. After pickup from your Medellín hotel, enjoy a scenic drive to Santa Fe de Antioquia and marvel at the stunning natural landscapes. Drive through 50 miles (80 km) of unspoiled terrain, through mountains and valleys and over rivers. You'll also pass through the Tunnel of the West, Colombia's longest tunnel at 2.6 miles (4.2 km). The beautiful drive allows for great photo opportunities of pristine Colombian nature.
Upon arrival in Santa Fe de Antioquia, you'll be amazed at the unique ambiance and colonial appearance of this historical city. Feel as if you’re walking alongside Spanish royalty as you stroll through the cobbled streets displaying beautiful Spanish colonial architecture. With your guide, visit three of Santa Fe de Antioquia's main attractions: the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Archiepiscopal Palace and Plaza Mayor Juan de Corral.
Afterwards, walk across the famous Puente de Occidente, a suspension bridge over the Cauca River, before relaxing on the drive back to your Medellín hotel.
- Tour of Santa Fe de Antioquia
- Bilingual English- and Spanish-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
What isn't included
- Gratuities (optional)