TimeAll year long
PlacesMEDELLIN, GUATAPE', MARINILLA, EL PENOL
Type of tripEco-Tourism
Medellin is known as the largest industrial and commercial capital, and as the city of eternal spring. It 's a a city that has the privilege of being surrounded by a mountain range that stays green all year round, full of flowers and fruit trees, birds and many species of animals. With its museums, theaters, concerts, galleries, and botanical gardens, two airports, the main stadiums of the country and the first metro transport system in Colombia, Medellin is the best city where really live a great experience.
About two hours drive from Medellin you meet Guatapè, one of the most interesting tourist sites in the area. The mountain landscape is characterized by a large lagoon formed by interconnecting and inland lakes. Another attraction is an ancient monolith called the Pedra of Penol.
The tour includes a visit to Marinilla and Guatapè, one of the most interesting tourist sites in the area. Guatapé is a colonial town characterized by colorful houses that allude to religious beliefs and local customs with geometric and floral designs called "zocalos". The landscape is characterized by a large lagoon formed by interconnecting and inland ponds that wets Antioch mountains. From the top of Pedra of Penol, a 200-meter high ancient monolith you can enjoy a spectacular panorama.
Duration: 8 hours