Riverside de Occidente, Santa Fe de Antioquia

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Visit the suspension bridge that has stretched above the town for over 100 years at Riverside de Occidente. Constructed of wood and tense cables, the bridge offers panoramic views of the surrounding landscape and town. You can opt to cross by car or on foot. The site serves as a popular photo opportunity, with the surrounding scenery including waterfalls, mountains, and villages. To visit Riverside de Occidente on your holiday in Santa Fe de Antioquia, and find out what else Santa Fe de Antioquia has to offer, use our Santa Fe de Antioquia trip itinerary planner.
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  • Great feat of engineering considering age of bridge. There's a couple of places for photos and you can drive across. Incorporate a visit here with a drive around this area.  more »
  • Very nice place in Santa Fe de Antioquia, nice stay! Very close to the bridge of the West which is a cultural heritage of this town
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  • Santafé de Antioquia is a very beautiful village, they were concerned about keeping its streets and facades preserved colonial, if you visit this town must go to meet the suspension bridge, is novel, but none of the other world, to have the photo and know part of the story, a Council, when they go can go by your own car , but it want to pay 15 dollars and make you the tour through the village and take you to the bridge, is about 10 minutes on a motorcycle taxi.
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Where to stay in Santa Fe de Antioquia

The scenic town of Santa Fe de Antioquia offers atmospheric and characterful lodgings in colonial-era buildings dotted throughout the historic center, the whole thing representing a protected national monument because of its well-preserved architecture. Prices vary according to the views available from rooms and the facilities present on site; do expect higher prices, a result of demand and the cost of upkeep on the old buildings. For a more budget-friendly option, consider staying at one of the campgrounds located in the surrounding rural areas: the solid selection of choices lets you take advantage of the region's natural charms.
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