in Armenia of Quindío Department, Colombia
- Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia (Unesco heritage, 114 mi)
- Zoologico Matecaña (zoo, (20 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 4.534 and -75.681 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 4° 32' 2" and W -75° 40' 51"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Peso - COP
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:54 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: America/Bogota
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:48 am and 6:09 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -4.494 and 104.333 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Talang Tenuk
- This place on Geonames.org
Armenia in Armenia (Quindío Department) with it's 315,328 inhabitants is located in Colombia about 110 mi (or 177 km) west of Bogota, the country's capital.
Local time in Armenia is now 02:54 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Bogota with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Armenia, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Colombia is El Eden Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia in a distance of 114 mi (or 183 km), North-East. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: La Tebaida, Pereira, Obando, Cartago and Toro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Isa Victory Hotel Boutique
Hotel Campestre La Navarra
Montes de la Castellana Hotel Boutique
Casaroma Finca Hotel
Allure Aroma Mocawa Hotel by Karisma
Casa Hotel Linares
Hacienda Combia by Sercotel
Finca Hotel La Rivera
Hotel Aires Del Quindio
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Montenegro is a municipality in the western part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located 10 km west of the departmental capital Armenia. Montenegro was named for the dark green color of the trees that originally covered the hill above the current-day site of the township, which was visible from other parts of the region as it rose above the surrounding guadua forests. Between 1897 and 1904, Montenegro was officially known as Villa Quindío.
El Edén International Airport
El Edén International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional El Edén) is an international airport located in the Colombian Department of Quindío, in the town of La Tebaida It mainly serves the capital, Armenia. It handles all domestic flights to major airports of the country and some international destinations. Following Armenia's January 25, 1999 earthquake, the terminal had to be rebuilt after major seismic activity caused much of the building to collapse.
La Vieja River
La Vieja River (Spanish: Río La Vieja) is a river in the Colombian departments of Quindío, Valle del Cauca and Risaralda. It is a major tributary of the Cauca River. The river is formed by the joining of the Quindío River and the Barragán River in an area known as the Valle de Maravelez. It has a length of 102 km and flows in a northwesterly direction, meeting the Cauca River approximately 7 km north of Cartago. Major tributaries include the Roble, Consota, Barbas, Espejo and Pijao rivers.
Quimbaya is a town and municipality in the western part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is 20 km northwest of the departmental capital Armenia. The name of the city derives from the name of the Precolumbian culture that inhabited the area, the Quimbaya civilization. Quimbaya is bounded to the north and west by the Valle del Cauca Department, with La Vieja River forming the western limit. To the south, the Roble River forms the limit with the municipalities of Montenegro and Circasia.
Circasia is a municipality in the northern part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located 7 km north of the department's capital Armenia. Circasia was founded in 1884 by Javier Arias. It became a separate municipality in 1906 when it was separated from Filandia. In 2005 it had an estimated population of 28,800, of which 20,100 live in the main urban zone. The township is situated a short distance from the highway between Armenia and Pereira.
Córdoba is a municipality in the eastern part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located 24 km southeast of the departmental capital Armenia. Córdoba is bounded to the north by the municipality of Calarcá, to the south by Pijao, to the west by Buenavista, and to the east by the department of Tolima. Córdoba was founded in 1927 by Jesús García and Jesús Buitrago, and became a municipality in 1966 when it split from Calarcá.
Buenavista is a municipality in the south-central part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is known and named for the spectacular view over the department. The township is located 33 km south of the departmental capital Armenia. In 2005 it had an estimated population of 5,800, of which 2,100 live in the urban center. It is the smallest municipality by population in Quindío.
Salento is a town and municipality in the north-east of the department of Quindío, Colombia. The municipality covers an area of 377.67 km. It was the first settlement in Quindío of the modern era, and the first municipality founded in the department. The town of Salento itself is located 24 km northeast of the departmental capital Armenia. In 2005 the municipality of Salento had an estimated population of 7247, of which 3597 lived in the main urban zone.
Calarcá is a municipality in the eastern part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located 4 km east of the departmental capital Armenia. Its nickname is La Villa del Cacique. In 2005 it had an estimated population of 82,400, of which 62,100 live in the main urban zone.
La Tebaida, Quindío
La Tebaida is a municipality in the western part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located 17 km southwest of the departmental capital Armenia. In 2005 it had an estimated population of 30,300, of which 27,000 live in the main urban zone.
Filandia is a town and municipality in the northern part of the department of Quindío, Colombia. It is located on the west side of Cordillera Central of the Andes mountain range running through central Colombia, 26 km north of the departmental capital Armenia. It is the northernmost of twelve municipalities that form Quindío, the second smallest department of Colombia. It houses a small community economically supported by agriculture and tourism.
National Coffee Park
The National Coffee Park (Parque Nacional del Café) is a theme park located in the department of Quindío, Colombia, 4 km south-west of the town of Montenegro and 11 km west of the departmental capital city Armenia. The park can be reached from a cable car, offers attractions orchid animatronics colorful, global coffee garden, a roller coaster, food stalls based on coffee, Colombian folk architecture, and other attractions, totaling 22 attractions at the end of 2009.
Estadio Centenario (Armenia, Colombia)
The Estadio Centenario is a multi-purpose stadium in Armenia, Colombia. It is currently used mainly for football matches and is the home stadium of Deportes Quindío. The stadium has a capacity of 21,800 people and was built in 1988.
Alcalá, Valle del Cauca
Alcalá is a town and municipality located in the Department of Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
Peñas Blancas, Quindío
Peñas Blancas consists of a crag and three vertical rock faces located on the western slopes of the Central Cordillera of the Andes in the municipality of Calarcá, in the department of Quindío in Colombia. The bright white color of the rock walls is due to the presence of calcite and limestone. There are a large number of solutional caves and rock shelters inside the cliff, but access is very difficult.
1999 Armenia, Colombia earthquake
The 1999 Coffee Axis, Colombia earthquake was an earthquake that heavily affected the city of Armenia, Colombia in the Quindío department, 18 towns and 28 villages in the Colombian Coffee-Growers Axis region departments, and to a lesser degree, the cities of Pereira and Manizales. The earthquake occurred on Monday, 25 January 1999 13:19 and had a magnitude of 6.2. The epicenter was 25 miles (40 km) west south west of Ibagué, Colombia.
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