Departamento de Caldas Travel Guide

  • In Los Nevados NP with La Olleta in the background
    In Los Nevados NP with La Olleta in the...
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    Manizales Cathedral
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Manizales

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Manizales

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  • excursion to Nevado del Ruiz

    Manizales Things to Do

    The volcano is part of Los Nevados National Natural Park, which also contains several other volcanoes. The summit of Nevado del Ruiz is covered by large glaciersIt is very special experience to go up through all the different climate and vegetationsNevado del Ruiz has been active for about two million years, since the early Pleistocene or late...

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  • Hotel Carretero

    Manizales Hotels

    beautiful rooms , friendly reception excellent location travel agency in house internet available

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  • Tour to Los Nevados - Refugio del Ruiz

    Manizales Things to Do

    Finally we arrived at Refugio del Ruiz, the end of the road, about 10 km from La Brisas. Refugio del Ruiz is situated at 4800 metres and here there is a bathroom and opportunity to buy water and warm drinks. There is no accommodation. Our guide said we were walking up to the Colombian flag further up. I had to ask if that was at 5100 metres because...

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Salamina

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  • The Cemetary

    Salamina Off The Beaten Path

    While wandering around the city a little I came across the cemetary. Then as I got closer, I noticed what was above the main gate, a skull and crossbones symbol! I have never really been in many cemetaries, so I don't know if this is normal, but I found this somehow a kind of odd thing to have on a cemetary...

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  • Wander The Streets

    Salamina Things to Do

    I think that the main reason to visit Salamina is to just wander around the streets and enjoy the typical 'paisa' architecture. Salamina is one of the oldest paisa towns in the region, and due to its isolation has retained a small-town paisa feel, as well as the architecture.Many of the houses and building have ornately decorated wooden doors,...

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  • The Church

    Salamina Things to Do

    The only church in Salamina is on the north side of the main plaza. It has an ornately decorated wooden interior. It was built between 1865 and 1875.

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