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Parque Arvi

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C. Santa Elena | On the way to Piedras Blancas, Santa Elena 050007, Colombia
+57 4442979
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Ecotourism Arvi Regional Park (Arvi Park), is located 30 km from the center of Medellin (Colombia) in the village of Santa Elena and the municipality of Guarne (Antioquia - Colombia). It is an open park developed on land for public use, created for the enjoyment of the local, national and international community, through the construction of organized tourism, consolidates a conservation strategy and promotion of the potentials and strengths of its cultural and environmental wealth and archaeological heritage, silletero tradition and entrepreneurship of its people, through a proposal for sustainable nature tourism.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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C. Santa Elena | On the way to Piedras Blancas, Santa Elena 050007, Colombia
+57 4442979
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is not just the cable car ending. The whole park is awesome. Great hikes and views. Some cool local restaurants too.

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can only do one tiny walk without hiring a guide. Most of the 20 minute walk was on the road as well. Thoroughly disappointing after reading such great reviews. There are good views from the cable car but that was about it.

Thank DavidGoddard91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Arvi park is an amazing place to enjoy nature and have the country experience very close to the city

Thank 2006sancle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best part about this park is the cable ride to it. To reach it, you have to take two cable cars that will reach the park. The first, from Acevedo station hovers over a residential area. At this point you make a transfer to...More

1  Thank FlyAaron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe it was because of the crowds during the holiday season in Colombia (though it was Thursday 4th of Jan), but the queus and crowds were practically unbearable. We took the metro and cable car but it took 2 hours to get to Parque Arvi...More

1  Thank antoinetta2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fairly long cable car ride with the last leg costing extra. Also, could not purchase a round trip, had to buy the return at the top (long queue). Takes you to a park, cooler temperatures, some food and Artisan sellers at the top. A few...More

Thank Papito1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family after taking metro cable from Santo Domingo. Great views from metro cable. Park has tours you can take as well as local food and artisan works. If you like ecology you’ll like

Thank Dolfanlp13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is 2 trips in one. The first part is the getting to the park, which is by metro cable car. The views over the city are amazing. Worth doing even if you don’t want to visit the park. The second stage is the park...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this park so much. Spend the day to get the most out of it. First, take the metro train to Acevedo station. Then hop on the first gondola (K included in your train ticket). At the end of that line walk across to...More

Thank Rapscallions
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the city long enough to discover some of the wonders of this great green space above the city of Medellín. Many tourists only have enough time to: ride the Metrocable over the treetops, take in the view of Medellín and the barrios,...More

Thank Yvette D
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August 21, 2017|
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Response from hubbardbk | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Metro Cable is the most direct way to travel to Parque Arví. Plus, the views are spectacular!