Andes to Medellin Bus
The route between Andes, Antioquia - Medellin, Antioquia is 121 KM, with a duration of three and a half hours by bus. This is a trip full of green landscapes - it is crossing a large part of the Andean Cordillera - and much of the road is one of the most impressive rivers in the region. One of the land transport companies that provide the services of this route is Rapido Ochoa, who have 6 departures available per day. Other options are Coonorte - Southwest Transportation Antioqueño - Cootransandina and Alsur.
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The Andes municipality, Antioquia is one of the oldest and most special towns in the Antioquia region, full of culture, colors and nature. If you like outdoor activities, this is one of the most imposing destinations because it has the birth of rivers, streams, and mountains around you can visit, this municipality has 5 natural heritage, which are: Ecoparque Regional Mario Aramburo Restrepo, San Juan la Chaparrala Linear Park, Chorro Blanco Waterfall, Farallones del Citará, Chorros de Tapartó, or Laguna de Santa Rita. It also has active nightlife, near the main squares - San Pedro or San Rita-, which have bars, restaurants, pubs and cafes.
Medellin is located at 1495 m a.s.l., just 261 mi (420 kms) away from the capital Bogota. It is known as "The eternal spring city" or the "mountain's capital" nicknames that reflect it's attractive weather. It's history stars a number of indigenous tribes that lived on the region since V b.c. The first contact between the spaniards and the people of the Valley of Aburrá happened in 1541, although due to the lack of precious minerals and the resistance from the locals, the area was initially abandoned.In 1616 Medellín was founded with the name of "Poblado de San Lorenzo". In 1826, Medellín was named as capital of the Antioquia department by the National Congress. Modern day Medellín is a prosperous city in constant industrial and social development.