USEFUL INFO & AMENITIESStops : the bus makes food and toilet stopsThere is NO toilet on board120° reclining seatsAir conditioningWifiCharger socketsLuggage Allowance : 23 kg bag plus 7 kg hand luggagePlease report to the pick up point 30 minutes before the scheduled departure timePassengers will receive a Pin Number (Numero Pin) when their booking has been confirmed. You will need to show this Pin Number to a Rapido Ochoa representative at the bus terminal who will then print your boarding pass.ABOUT THE COMPANYTransportes Rapido Ochoa S.A has been in the passenger transport business for 60 years and is located in Medellin, Colombia. Their routes cover a large part of the country and, for the most part, depart from Medellin. The main destinations are Monteria, Tolu, Sincelejo, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Santa Marta, Quibdo and Jardin.
Ensure a smooth and stress-free sightseeing by pre-booking your private round-trip transfers to and from the famous Guatape Lakes and El Penol rock. Your driver will greet you in your hotel or airbnb located in Medellin and drive you directly to El penol Rock and Guatape, where you will have time to walk, enjoy and admire the sites on your own. When it’s time to leave, your private vehicle will be waiting to take you safely back to your hotel. There’s no need to worry about inconvenient public transportation as your private driver will be waiting for you at the chosen time and location.
USEFUL INFO & AMENITIESStops : the bus makes food and toilet stopsToilet on board160° reclining seats on the 1st floorAir conditioningEntertainment service that connects to a mobile phone or tablet to allow access to 300 movies and songsWifiCharger socketsLuggage Allowance : 23 kg bag plus 7 kg hand luggageABOUT THE COMPANYTransportes Rapido Ochoa S.A has been in the passenger transport business for 60 years and is located in Medellin, Colombia. Their routes cover a large part of the country and, for the most part, depart from Medellin. The main destinations are Monteria, Tolu, Sincelejo, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Santa Marta, Quibdo and Jardin.
Visit the most representative places of our city such as the House of Memory Museum where so many people who have fought for the peace of this city and that some have died fighting to leave the name of their families and Medellin in honor higher, the commune 13 that are examples of strength and the ability to overcome adversity and the need to share happily with others and the main parks that have history, beauty and culture.
Moravia is one of the neighborhoods with the greatest transformation in the city. Its origin is a bit difficult to understand, since it was the old garbage dump of Medellín. Between the 70's and 80's this place received tons of trashcfrom all over the city. Its inhabitants, mostly displaced, lived literally from what others discarded. Today this place underwent a strong transformation and that hill of garbage became a flowers garden. It aslo has a cultural center was built, called the "House of All", which was designed by Rogelio Salmona, one of the most famous architects of Colombia. The experience of walking this neighborhood is really amazing...
The Operadora Turismo in Medellín offers transfers from and to the José María Córdova airport in Rionegro to the hotel in Medellín, transportation in executive service vehicles and comfort with capacities according to the requirements: Cars, trucks, minibuses, buses and buses, driven by specialized personnel. This service is provided 24 hours a day requires prior reservation
Walking around this place is special with someone who has lived there. From the wars that are presented in our neighborhood, we want to tell you, the valuable transformation, to show you how our neighborhood has been transformed. Tell them through our graffiti. That story that has marked and taught us so much.Come, so that we walk together through a neighborhood full of personal stories. and of friends that one day existed.
Coffee in Antioquia has its origin in the municipality of Fredonia, which is located 1 and half hour away from Medellín. The coffee landscape of Antioquia is born in the southwest as well as the location of this municipality, additional the history of Fredonia is closely linked to the coal mine and the Antioquia railway.Once you arrive at the coffee farm you will have a look at coffee crops, beneficiadero, how the coffee arrives through the pipelines and how the pulp is used for composting. Drying and packing processes. Then ascend 400 meters (by vehicle) to reach the cultivations, the view is spectacular. You will also have the opportunity to see the threshing and tostion of coffee making a tasting.Continue towards the highest part of the farm to see a source of water that supplies the crops and the plantation of Chaquiro pine, one of the 7 precious woods that exist in the world. On the way back you will have a typical peasant lunch.
The word paisa refers to a regional subculture of Colombia and is commonly associated with the smaller, rural towns of Antioquia, the state surrounding Medellín. Rather than having you read about it, this tour will show you what paisa truly means. The traditional Colombian way is alive and well today in the small towns that we’ll visit, each boasting its own specialty. El Retiro is known for its beautiful plazas and talent in woodworking. Here, we will stroll around the town, learn about paisa culture, and admire the quaint streets. El Carmen de Viboral centers on ceramics and its community is full of masters. We’ll have the chance to enter a workshop to marvel at experts creating and meticulously painting their work, after which we will have the chance to purchase some of these masterpieces. San Antonio de Pereira’s claim to fame is its local desserts, ideal for those with a sweet tooth wanting to sweeten up this full-day tour!