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Cerro El Volador

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Great Views of Medellin

Besides the great views of Medellin from the summit of the Cero Volador, there is also a collection... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2015
Karl G
Fresh air and a pretty good view

Good place to visit if u are mot in a rush, you can go jogging, running, biking, mtbiking or... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2015
Medellin, Colombia
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“My Favorite Spot In Medellin”
27 Aug 2018
“Nature oasis in the middle of the Medellin”
Carrera 65 No. 67-51, Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Living near Estadio, I was lucky to be very close this wonderful mirador. I visited once or twice every week. You can take a taxi or walk all the way up to here. Walk is a little challenging but it is worth it. It is...More

Thank Harun K
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Don't miss to visit this intact, quiet, cool piece of nature. Enjoy the birds and butterflies, fresh air and view of the city.

Thank Bojana T
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Why do I rate the attraction as Excellent but title my review as I do? Simple! I don't want foreigners coming here on the regular and blowing up my spot! Simply put - Cerro El Volador has some of the most spectacular views in Medellin...More

Thank Arivoyager
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We have ventured to Cerro El Volador several times and each time has been a wonderful experience. Our entry point is usually off Carrera 70. There is a little jaunt through a less affluent area, but folks have been friendly. There are many steps to...More

Thank GekoPablo
Reviewed 16 November 2015

it is a nice place to go hiking, do some exercise and have a nice view of the city. The entrance is for free.

1  Thank mapu_128
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Besides the great views of Medellin from the summit of the Cero Volador, there is also a collection of exercise equipment along the upper loop for the many athletes who climb to the summit as part of a workout. You are bound to see plenty...More

1  Thank Karl G
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Good place to visit if u are mot in a rush, you can go jogging, running, biking, mtbiking or birding, have a fruit salad or walk the dogs but beware, the surrounding are not very safe, go with company if u can.

1  Thank ranchoruedalibre
Reviewed 26 March 2013

I live in the Estadio neighborhood of Medellin and really enjoy my proximity to Cerro Volador. I can walk from my house (near Obilisco) to the top of the hill in less than 30 minutes.`It's really good exercise and when you get to the top,...More

5  Thank MedellinGringo
Reviewed 14 June 2012

Easily accessible by public transportatio, El Valador offers and excellent view of the city.

1  Thank Eulenspeegel
Reviewed 22 April 2012

I've been coming to Cerro El Volador for over two years now and still think it is one of the best places to jog around the track, read a book, or just get away from it all. The city has finally invested some money into...More

1  Thank Miles K
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