The best time to visit Montería is during the summer, which is also the dry season.
Climate in Montería is tropical, warm and humid, with an average annual temperature of 80 ºF, with even some peaks of 104 ºF during the summer. Rain is constant all year long, so it is advised you bring an umbrella.
Location: Calle 28 46, Montería 230003
Rock bar with a bohemian feel.
Location: Av. 1 Nº 28-32, Montería 230002
Club with ample spaces and multiple areas, like a dance floor, a rock area and great cocktails at a good price.
Location: Local 6-68 esquina, Cl. 62
Restaurant specialized in peruvian dishes. It is well known and rated as one of the best in Montería.
Location: Carretera Montería-Cereté entre Calle 59 y Calle 60
Restaurant with excellent flavours and renowned for its typical colombian dishes
Location: Parque Simón Bolívar
Price: Until Noon
Precio: Free Entrance
Impressive colonial style cathedral located downtown, which houses sculptures and other artwork.
Location: At the shore of the Sinú River
Price: Todo el día
Precio: Entrada libre
Lineal Park which serves as pier for the Sinú River. It also has a wharf which serves as a touristic attraction and from where you can take on a boat trip through the river.
Location: Afueras de Montería
Morindó is a rural area located in the Department of Cartagena, and is an attractive destination for those interested in ecotourism. It has waterfalls in Morindó Betulia and Morindó Santa Fe, and also has natural pools which have beautiful natural vistas.
Location: Partiendo del Muelle
Hours: Until Noon
Boat travels through the river to relax and appreciate the unique flora and fauna.
Maize made out of mixing diverse fruits like bananas, pineapples, berries and others, which are cooked alongside clove.
Finely cut papaya, which is caramelized with sugar and clove in a frying pan.
The enyucado is a cake made with yucca, coconut, sugar, anisette, salt and cheese from the region.
|(June)||10 days of celebration that honor the importance of River Sinú in the life on the people of Montería. Amongst the events hosted, the most important are the gastronomic festival, the crafts festival, music concerts, beauty pageant and nautic festival.|
|(March)||Gathering of the representatives of each artisan community where they exhibit their products. There are awards for the best, along with the best pieces of craft.|