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Cerro El Volador

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Address: Carrera 65 No. 67-51, Medellin, Colombia

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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 of exercise equipment along the upper loop for the many athletes who climb to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2015
Karl G
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 of birds and butterflies at the top. Security seemed fine, as there is a guard... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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, you're rewarded with an incredible view of the entire valley. Some people say that it's... More 

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San Antonio de Pereira, Colombia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2012

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

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 revamping the area (it was a little run down before) and new landscaping, benches and... More 

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