Medellin Travel Guide
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Medellin Travel Guide
Where is Medellin?
You know you want to vacation there and what you want to see, but do you know exactly where Medellin is? Read on to find out.
It lies 150 miles northwest of Bogota, the national capital, and 11 miles west of Guarne.
This area of Andean Natural Region is home to some 2,000,000 residents.
Places to Visit in Medellin
Here you'll come across a number of fantastic attractions, such as the Palacio de la Cultura and Park of Lights. Try to see them all!If you're an art fan, you can't miss the opportunity to observe the beautifully crafted sculptures that Botero Square Sculpture Park has on display. Like some more options? University of Antioquia is an age-old place of learning, and through the years its alumni have helped build this nation into what it is today. But wait, that's not all! For many travelers, it's just not a vacation without a trip to the mall. Make your way to National Palace where you can spend the entire day checking out its extensive retailers and eateries.
Car Rentals in Medellin
Fuel your travel lust by checking out car rentals in Medellin. No matter where you plan to go or what you're in the mood to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that suits your adventurous spirit.
Why panic about the cost of a cab to your hotel? Pick up a vehicle straight from the Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport area. Our most recommended rental outlet here is Avis.
Where to stay in Medellin – Hotel Accommodation
Reserve your hotel in Medellin
via Orbitz right away! There are 120 listed choices in this great destination, so locking in a comfy room will be a breeze.On the lookout for a swanky room? You'll feel like a star if you decide to stay at The Charlee Hotel
or the InterContinental Medellin
. Otherwise, look into the Plaza Granada Hotel Boutique
(Calle 14 No 30 - 144) or the Hostal Casa Ram
(Calle 11 A No 42-05) if you're after a bargain booking.
Nearest Airports to Medellin
On your way to Medellin and want to know a bit about where you'll be flying into? Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH) is the nearest terminal, sitting 2 miles south of the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Medellin
If you have explored all there is to explore in Medellin with time to spare, don't panic! Just 20 miles away is Otrabanda
, and you certainly won't be bored here. El Gaitero Ecopark is the perfect place to start understanding the culture of this area. San Jeronimo Church and San Jeronimo Park are more fantastic spots to visit. Sopetran
is another neighbouring destination situated just 20 miles away. This place offers Cathedral of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Bolivar Square and the Museo Juan del Corral.
No Cancellation Fees
Need to cancel or alter your booking? Worried about getting hit with a fee? The good news is — we don't have one!^ Touch wood, your hotel and airline don't either, but it's a good idea to check in with them about their policies.