Peoples Heritage Antioquia
Give yourself the pleasure of knowing the Antioquia Heritage Peoples, where you can learn about culture and history. You will know Santa Fé de Antioquia and Jardín, villages immersed in the history and architecture of the colonial era, which is based on coffee customs and the idiosyncrasy of the Antioqueñas populations.
Description of Peoples Heritage Antioquia
Peoples Heritage Antioquia: a tour with soul paisa
What are the heritage towns of Antioquia?
The Peoples Heritage Antioquia They are an exceptional legacy of the Paisa culture in our country, 17 villages are part of the Network of Heritage Villages with traditional architectural riches but 3 are part of Antioquia, these are ideal destinations to live experiences and have an unforgettable trip, they are places that captivate with its essence and that thousands of tattooed stories are hidden between doors, with cobbled streets, squares with cathedrals and great architecture, flowers and ferns that adorn the facades of the houses. The main idea is to show the wonders that each town has and how good it is in each of them. To be part of this network, the population must ensure that important historical events occurred in its streets for the memory and history of the country. They must also have been declared Well of National Cultural Interest for him culture Ministry, the idea is to show the ancestral, historical and memorable of the country but there are two that we want you to include in your list of upcoming destinations to visit.
It is an hour and a half from Medellin where a process of colonization of Antioquia began and is considered the cradle of the Paisa culture and the mother of the Antioquia department. The tour of the historic center begins in the Central Square and continues through the Immaculate Conception Cathedral, whose construction dates from the 19th century. While you walk through the cobbled streets of this town, you will find the Gómez Martínez family house, which is easily distinguished because it is a giant mansion with walls made of stone, brick and royal mix. Also in each corner you can find plaques commemorating heroes and exemplary citizens, which represents the interest in the history of this place.
Its colorful colonial-style houses, balconies with flowers and painted streets make this place one of the most beautiful villages in Antioquia. The walk through the main square, characterized by its imposing church, with neoclassical art, steals all eyes. Around you can find some restaurants to have a cup of coffee and enjoy the nuances of the place.It is also possible to do some activities such as mountaineering, torrentism, hiking and paragliding. If you don't like extreme activities, you can take a ride on the funicular (called The Garrucha) that takes him to the Cristo Rey viewpoint from where you can see the whole town.
Cheer up! To live a unique tourism experience and discover the wonders of the country through its streets and landscapes.
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What includes? Peoples Heritage Antioquia
To dazzle you with that traditional essence of the Antioquia Heritage Peoples we offer you:
- Transportation in tourism vehicles according to the number of people
- Visit to the municipalities of Santa Fé de Antioquia and Jardín
- Accommodation 1 night at the Hotel in the municipality of Jardín
- Los Arrayanes coffee farm tour
- Food 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches
- Tour guide throughout the tour
- Medical assistance card
- Food not specified
- Expenses not specified
Itinerary of Peoples Heritage Antioquia
Recommendations of Antioquia Heritage Villages
So that you have in mind the Tour of Peoples Heritage Antioquia
- Wear comfortable clothes and shoes & #8211; wear sunscreen, glasses, coat, cap or hat.
- Prior reservation is required, bring a camera.
- Be friendly with the environment, protect the architectural and cultural heritage, attend the guide's guidance, be punctual.
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HOW TO GET TO SANTA FÉ DE ANTIOQUIA
Getting to Santa Fe de Antioquia is very easy, you must do it from the North Terminal of Medellín, from there buses depart daily that for $11,000 COP takes you to this beautiful heritage town of Colombia.
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WHAT TO DO IN SANTA FE DE ANTIOQUIA
The patch that you will find in Santa Fe de Antioquia is to walk its small streets on foot, explore each museum, know each church and especially the stories that are told in each commemorative plaque that you will find along your way.
HOW TO GET TO GARDEN
From the South Terminal of Medellín buses leave to Jardín, the ticket is obtained from $25,000 COP per trip and the travel time can last up to 3 hours.
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WHAT TO DO IN GARDEN
You can explore Jardín by mototaxi, the entire tour can last between 2 to 3 hours and in the main park you will find operators that charge from $30,000 to $50,000 for the tour.