Parque El Poblado, Medellin

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Watch life go by from a central location at Parque El Poblado. Built on the location of the original settlement in Medellin, the park sits in a central location for everything locals and travelers need and often serves as a meeting location. Visitors like to take photos with the statue centered in the square, while locals use the park to exercise, walk their dogs, and go about their day. From the square you can quickly get to restaurants, shopping centers, bus stops, and the city's best nightlife scene. Use our Medellin online trip itinerary planner to add Parque El Poblado and other attractions to your Medellin vacation plans.
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  • October 3, 2017
    Parque El Poblado Great Meeting Place! This were we picked up our tour, easy to find and to walk to.  more »
  • September 29, 2017
    Colombian culture at its best. Clean park.. I would make sure to add this place to your check list..  more »
  • September 27, 2017
    Great place to enjoy lunch, people watch or just relax. Sometimes there are performers which can be quite entertaining.  more »

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El Poblado, an upper-class neighborhood south of the city center, offers the widest range of options. Sticking to this area allows you to enjoy the city's nightlife and food culture, although you'll likely pay above average prices. The neighborhoods of Laureles and Estadio, in the city's inner-west, are known as safe, family-friendly areas to stay, while the city center offers the best range of luxury accommodations.
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