18 days in Antioquia Department Itinerary

18 days in Antioquia Department Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Guatape
— 4 nights
2
Medellin
— 6 nights
3
Santa Fe de Antioquia
— 3 nights
4
Jerico
— 2 nights
5
Puerto Triunfo
— 2 nights

4
nights
Guatape

Guatape ©
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Guatape: Parque de Marinilla (in Marinilla) and Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion (in Sopetran). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Piedra Del Penol, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen, get out on two wheels at Guatape Motos, and find something for the whole family at Parque Comfama.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Guatape online route builder.

Newark, USA to Guatape is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of car and flight. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Newark in February, with highs in Guatape at 71°F and lows at 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Medellin.

Things to do in Guatape

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parque de Marinilla, Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol
Highlights from your plan
Piedra Del Penol ©
Piedra Del Penol
Guatape Motos ©
Guatape Motos
Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen ©
Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen

6
nights
Medellin

Nestled between rising hills in a narrow valley, Medellin serves as an energetic melting pot of people from all socio-economic classes.
Medellin is known for parks, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, explore the activities along Laguna de Guatape, identify plant and animal life at Parque Arvi, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Medellin trip planning tool.

Drive from Guatape to Medellin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Guatape in March, with highs in Medellin at 82°F and lows at 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Santa Fe de Antioquia.

Things to do in Medellin

Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Plaza Botero ©
Plaza Botero
Parque Explora ©
Parque Explora

3
nights
Santa Fe de Antioquia

Santa Fe de Antioquia ©
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.
Santa Fe de Antioquia is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de Santa Barbara, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Jesus Nazareno, and get engrossed in the history at Museo Juan Del Corral.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Santa Fe de Antioquia trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Medellin to Santa Fe de Antioquia takes 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jerico.

Things to do in Santa Fe de Antioquia

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Iglesia de Jesus Nazareno ©
Iglesia de Jesus Nazareno
Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia ©
Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia
Museo Juan Del Corral ©
Museo Juan Del Corral

2
nights
Jerico

Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): indulge in your favorite hot beverage with a coffee and tea tour, then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico Los Balsos, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cerro Las Nubes. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Maja Museum Jerico, take some stellar pictures from Cristo Redentor Jerico, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cerro Cristo Rey.

For other places to visit and tourist information, use the Jerico trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Jerico by car takes about 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Jerico can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Puerto Triunfo.

Things to do in Jerico

Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Cerro Cristo Rey
Highlights from your plan
Coffee & Tea Tours
Cristo Redentor Jerico ©
Cristo Redentor Jerico
Maja Museum Jerico ©
Maja Museum Jerico

2
nights
Puerto Triunfo

Puerto Triunfo ©
Deep in the green mountainous terrain of Antioquia Province, Puerto Triunfo offers a natural playground of rivers, waterfalls, and canyons.
On the 16th (Mon), walk around Parque Tematico Hacienda Napoles.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Triunfo day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Jerico to Puerto Triunfo takes 7 hours. Traveling from Jerico in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Puerto Triunfo, with lows of 82°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Triunfo

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Parque Tematico Hacienda Napoles ©
Parque Tematico Hacienda Napoles