Cerro El Volador, Medellin

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#8 of 12 in Wildlife in Medellin
Get away from the bustle of Medellin and set your own pace at Cerro El Volador, stretching 106 hectares (484 acres). Hike, run, or ride your bike at this popular urban green space, the largest in the city. Climb to the 82 m (269 ft) summit and enjoy views of the town and valley below. Expect to see plenty of birds and butterflies during your visit. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Cerro El Volador and many more Medellin attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Medellin vacation trip planner.
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  • July 6, 2017
    The spectacular panorama makes this Hill inevitable if you know medellin! The walk for 40 minutes until the top is worthwhile, 360 ° view, places to buy fruit and juices, very tidy and clean everything.
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  • June 24, 2017
    It is a cool super choice if you want to leave a little of the city and paste a good caminadita, with friends or with your partner, and even better if one carries mascot is a great place
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  • February 28, 2017
    Cerro guardian of the city, is a bit away from her, but offers sensational views of the city. If you can visit it, enjoy.
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