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Best things to do in Medellín

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Cosmetics Shop
“Fun mall on Avenida El Poblado ( Carrera 43). Some parts are open-air. Banks and shops here. ”
77local recommendations
Art Museum
“The Museum of Antioquia (Museo de Antioquia) is an art museum in Medellín. It houses a large collection of works by Medellín native Fernando Botero and Pedro Nel Gómez. It was the first museum established in Antioquia department and the second in Colombia. The museum is located in the center of Medellín on the Botero Plaza near the Berrío Park metro station.”
91local recommendations
Plaza
“Here you can find anything you would love doing for fun, dancing classes available!!”
123local recommendations
Botanical Garden
“Botanical Garden. Perfect for a Picnic or a pacefull walk. Walking distance or a very short taxi ride.”
89local recommendations
Theme Park
“ It is an incredible theme park, about animals, astronomy, and many other things, great to also go with children. Es un parque temático increíble, sobre animales, astronomía y muchas otras cosas, ideal para ir también con niños.”
86local recommendations
Scenic Viewpoint
“Pueblito Paisa located at the top of Nutibara Hill. Nice spot for a good view of the city, get some refreshments and eat some local delicacies. It's a traditional point of interest for national tourists.”
102local recommendations
Museum
“LOVE LOVE this place. Even if you don't like modern art, this is a must see in my opinion as the local park out back is full of an amazing and very positive energy... depending on the day, you'll find everything from great local street food vendors to impromptu dance recitals. Worth a visit. ”
79local recommendations
Plaza
“Botero Plaza, surrounded by the Museum of Antioquia and the Rafael Uribe Uribe Palace of Culture, is a 7,000 m2 outside park that displays 23 sculptures by Colombian artist Fernando Botero, who donated these and several other artworks for the museum's renovation in 2004. The plaza is located in an area of Medellín, Colombia known as the "Old Quarter".”
75local recommendations
Bar
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“Lleras park! Lots of restaurants, coffee shops, night clubs, bars and much much more”
72local recommendations
Accessories Store
“Uno de los mejores centros comerciales de la ciudad / One of the best shopping malls in the city”
41local recommendations
Museum
“Is a Gothic-style castle. beautiful gardens and an amazing view of Medellin city. The museum preserves art by colombian masters. the museum also offers a small cafe for refreshments and snacks”
49local recommendations
Restaurant
“The restaurant has become an icon of the city and today is loved by locals and foreigners. Known as one of the must-visit restaurants in Medellin.”
33local recommendations
Latin American Restaurant
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“Traditional Colombian food. EXQUISITE, NICE and CHEAP :D Ask for Mondongo, Bandeja paisa o Ajiaco.”
44local recommendations
Athletics & Sports
“Where the football happens. Also, great spot for practicing sport activities.”
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Restaurant
“One of my favorite restaurants! The food is delicious, the place is beautifully decorated. One of the best restaurants in medellin. Make sure to make a reservation. ”
28local recommendations
Metro Station
“Excellent public transportation at economic prices. You can also take public buses”
30local recommendations