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Medellin to Monteria Bus
The travel from Medellin to Monteria takes about 8 hours, going through 252 mi (406 km) on the highway. The transportation companies Brasilia and Rapido Ochoa cover this route Medellin - Monteria with an intercity bus, providing low-cost tickets in several schedules. If you buy your ticket online you can save time at the travel moment. The municipality of Monteria is located at the bank of the Sinu river, being this one its main natural source, reason why it's known as "the Pearl of Sinu". Monteria is also considered the stockbreeder capital of Colombia, due to the propitious environment to develop this activity. The climate in Monteria is warm and tropical, as in most of the municipalities of the Caribbean region, with an average temperature of 82 °F (28 °C), but with peaks of 104 °F (40 °C) on the warmest days of the dry season (at the begining of the year).
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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.
Monteria is the capital of the Department of Córdoba, and is located at the shores of the Sinú River. The city was founded in 1777 by Antonio de la Torre y Miranda as San Jerónimo de Buenavista, although people still referred to the city as Montería. The city expanded since 1952, year when the Department of Córdoba was created and Monteía was designed as its capital.Nowadays the city is the ranching capital of Colombia. Monteria and the region are known for its cultural mixture, for being the birthplace of the vueltiao hat and for the Forro, a traditional folklóric music genre.