MedellÍn is the second largest city in Colombia and capital of Antioquia department. An important economic centre, MedellÍn is a bustling urban hub known for its textile industry. Located in the Aburra valley in foothills of majestic Andes mountains on either side, MedellÍn is known for its alluring scenic beauty and pleasant climate.
Medellên is dynamic, Medellên is exuberant and Medellên will make you fall in love with its distinctiveness. Rewind 30 years back in the past and you are in the world's most dangerous city, head to the present and you are in one of the safest cities in South America. The way in which in this city has transformed from the clutches of narco-trafficking to receiving accolades for being the most innovative city in the world is awe-inspiring. Medellên is called the City of the Eternal Spring because of its pleasant weather throughout the year. Combine the scenic beauty of Andes with a lovely weather, a vibrant lifestyle, courteous and hospitable locals and tons of art and culture, you will wish to extend your stay as many others who have been captivated by the charm of this city. Medellên is Colombia's second largest industrial centre and is inhabited by more than 3 million people. The modern style architecture all over the city reflects that Medellên is predominantly a modern city. There are several urban development projects going on for its transformation. The city is famous for its Botero museum and an active nightlife. Medellên offers a complete package for anyone and everyone from museum and theatres to public parks and high-end shopping malls.
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