santa fe de antioquia tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Medellín

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santa Fé of Antioquia tour take you,is Known as the Mother City, Cradle of Race Paisa, city of great historical wealth, capital for 242 years of the Province of Antioquia today Department (1584 to 1826). Is 55 km away. Of the city of Medellín in the sub-region West Antioqueño to 500 .It highlights its architecture of the colonial era with 8 churches and several houses of the XVI, XVII and XVIII.In its streets are preserved fragments of Antioqueñas chronicles of importance as historical heritage, which in addition to its remarkable beauty,Seven parks and squares give life to Santa Fe de Antioquia; Park Simón Bolívar is landscaped with ceibas, palmas and mamoncillos, offers in its surroundings commercial businesses, handicrafts and typical fruits; Santa Barbara Park, Nuestra Señora del Carmen Square, Jesus Nazareno Square, In this Tour also visit the Hanging Bridge of the West on the Cauca River built by the engineer Antioqueño José María Villa Villa between the years 1887 and 1895
One of the best communities with the most touristic attraction of the department. Its colonial architecture is a stage for famous movies and soup operas, an unforgettable place with the perfect weather for exotic fruits that light up this region full of history. The rout of the filigree, a goldsmith art that makes elegant threads with a precious metal, usually gold or silver to make delicate jewelry. The photography and Movie Festivals, and its floating bridge over the Cauca River, fill this wonderful national monument of delightThe guide, will take you through and extended tour on its colonial streets, 8 churches and a long list of homes from the XVI, XVII and XVIII centuries.Once there, you’ll also see The Occident’s bridge, a floating bridge that joins the Olaya and Santa Fé de Antioquia’s communities. There was only transit by foot at first, but vehicles were allowed later. This bridge has a 291 meters length and it’s build with iron, steel and wood, it’s 127 years old.

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Beverages

What’s not included

  • Lunch