16 days in Antioquia Department Itinerary

16 days in Antioquia Department Itinerary

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Guatape
— 2 nights
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San Pedro de los Milagros
— 2 nights
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Santa Fe de Antioquia
— 3 nights
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Medellin
— 8 nights

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Guatape

— 2 nights
On the shores of a large artificial lake, Guatape ensures a pleasant experience in a quiet little town known for its friendly residents and attractive architecture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Guatape: Marinilla (Capilla Siglo IXX & Parque de Marinilla). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Piedra Del Penol, head outdoors with Cable Paseo Guatape, get in on the family fun at Parque Comfama, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen.

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Medellin to Guatape is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Medellin in April, with highs in Guatape at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to San Pedro de los Milagros.

Things to do in Guatape

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

San Pedro de los Milagros

— 2 nights
San Pedro de los Milagros is a town and municipality in the Colombian department of Antioquia. On the 18th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Menor Del Senor De Los Milagros and then admire the striking features of Catedral de Nuestra Senora del Rosario. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia Nuestra Senora del Rosario, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Nuestra Senora del Rosario de Chiquinquira, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de los Dolores.

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Getting from Guatape to San Pedro de los Milagros by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Guatape in April, with highs in San Pedro de los Milagros at 32°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Santa Fe de Antioquia.

Things to do in San Pedro de los Milagros

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Fe de Antioquia

— 3 nights
The old mining town of Santa Fe de Antioquia seems suspended in time, with extremely well-preserved colonial-era architecture protected as a national monument since the 1960s.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Iglesia de Jesus Nazareno and Catedral Basilica de la Inmaculada Concepcion. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Barbara, make a trip to Riverside de Occidente, examine the collection at Museo Monsenor Toro, arte religioso, and get a sense of history and politics at Municipal de Titiribi.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe de Antioquia online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Pedro de los Milagros to Santa Fe de Antioquia in 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Santa Fe de Antioquia can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Medellin.

Things to do in Santa Fe de Antioquia

Historic Sites · Museums

Medellin

— 8 nights

City of the Eternal Spring

Nestled between rising hills in a narrow valley, Medellin serves as an energetic melting pot of people from all socio-economic classes.
Museo de Antioquia and Parroquia Sta Ana Santuario de Maria Auxiliadora .Sabaneta are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Medellin with an excursion to Catedral Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes in Caldas--about 34 minutes away. Make the 29th (Mon) a stimulating day with a coffee and tea tour. There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Parque Explora, identify plant and animal life at Parque Arvi, contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna de Guatape, and cruise along medellin 2000m DESCENT.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Medellin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Medellin takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Medellin are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Medellin

Tours · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Antioquia Department travel guide

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Landmarks · Aquariums · Historic Sites