Medellin Hotel in Medellín
Feria de las Flores
The city of Medellin is transformed by the joy and color of the "Flowers Fair"
In this event you can participate in a variety of options to enjoy the traditional feast of Antioquia in august.
This guide shows the daily events held during the Fair. Includes location, hours and phone number of the organizer. For organizational reasons, there may be last minute changes in some of the activities described, so we recommend you to confirm before attending or check the programming through the following means:
Local Service Single Line Citizenship 44 44 144
National Hotline 018000411144
Phone: 057 (4) 3856966/057 (4) 261 60 60
Medellin is a city with a shopping variety for all tastes. With more than 25 shopping malls, streets dedicated exclusively to showcase fashion and new trends, make it a perfect plan that you can not stop from doing. From north to south, there are places with the best offers to buyers and in turn is a perfect opportunity to find out why so much people talk about the Paisa strength.
Shopping malls are a great option to have fun and have a good time. Close to Diez Hotel Categoria Colombia are the Santa Fe, El Tesoro and Oviedo malls. A few blocks away is Via Primavera: a street where young independent designers and entrepreneurs sell new ideas, concepts and exclusivity.
If you want to know tradition, Medellín has the Junín walkway in the heart of the city.
This city has inherited a very valuable treasure in the Cerro de Nutibara; it comes from the indigenous time, the colony and many other periods that this civilization has endured. The small town has a great value thanks to its location high in a mountain from where you may watch the city and contemplate its architectural advances.
Past, present and future fashion
The textile, apparel, design and fashion sector is one of the most traditional, experienced and recognized in Colombia with a high impact on employment, production, globalization and economic development of the country. For 26 years Inexmoda, the Institute for Export and Fashion, has worked to add value to the national production of textiles and apparel, and today the only institute of its kind in Latin America, making the sector more powerful in time.
In Colombiamoda 2016: cause and effect, we want to highlight the years of leadership of the Colombian fashion, that by the hand of Inexmoda has consolidated and being able to face and survive such a changing market like the Colombian. Currently, our country is an exporter of talent, creativity and knowledge.
Christmas decoration, filled with multicolored lights, make Medellin in the most beautiful city lit in Latin America in December. The lights are from the beginning of December to early January.
The most impressive parts are centered around the Rio Medellin in "Guayaquil Bridge". Large statues of lights can be found throughout the city. In addition, thousands of people, both domestic and international, come to marvel at these stunning lights and also brings families together and gives happiness to kids.
Visit the religious monuments
Medellín has more than 350 houses of worship that strengthen the Catholic faith and invite their followers to moments of reflection and prayer.
Meet the saints of devotion, while touring religious monuments, churches and cathedrals of Medellín. Among the highlights are: Church of Veracruz, Metropolitan Basilica Cathedral, Our Lady of Candelaria, San Antonio, San Ignacio, Santa Cruz, among others.
The Metropolitan Cathedral of Medellín was declared a national monument in 1982 and it is the largest building in the city.
Churches, architecture and faith
The Medellín Metropolitan Cathedral is one of the major architectural works of Colombia.
Live the strong Christian tradition reflected in the imposing architecture of several of their temples and churches, a style widely recognized. Admire the religious art of cathedrals and temples, and get to know details about its construction and history.
They are tourist sites seeking to revive faith through religious art. Believers come this places to ask for favors or to give thanks.
San Pedro Cemetery Museum
The cemetery museum is located in the north part of the city. White walls mix past with art; it is path where you'll enjoy art in an unconventional setting. At the cemetery, the mortal remains of important Paisa and Colombian characters rest. The cemetery has guided tours.