The route from Medellin to the municipality of Santiago de Tolu (better known as Tolu) takes about 12 hours, while you go through 398 mi (641 km), travelling by an intercity bus. The terrestrial transportation companies Brasilia and Rapido Ochoa cover the route Medellin - Tolu, providing bus tickets at low-cost rates and different schedules. Tolu, a municipality located at the Morrosquillo gulf, counts several beaches of tourist interest as the Playa del Frances and its inhabitants live mostly from fishing and tourism. With tropical climate, Tolu has an annual average temperature of 81 °F (27 °C). The driest month is January, while the rainy season takes place from June to October.
Bus Companies from Medellin to Tolu
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Medellin to Tolu. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Medellin to Tolu. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Medellin are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Medellin are as follows:
Dropping Points in Tolu
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Tolu. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Tolu at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Tolu are:
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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.
Santiago de Tolu or La Villa Tres Veces Coronada de Santiago de Tolu is a colombian municipality located on the caribbean coast, in the center of the Gulf of Morrosquillo, in the department of Sucre. It’s considered one of the oldest urban centers in Colombia. In 1535 was founded the municipality of Santiago de Tolu by the conqueror Alonso de Heredia and the captain Pedro de Velasco and Martinez de Revilla. During the colony it became an important outlet point for agricultural products (sugar cane). In the XVII century was its time of splendor because it had constant communication with Cartagena and other towns. Currently, its economy is based on fishing and tourism. Tolu is very attractive for tourists because it has beautiful beaches where you can practice aquatic sports.