|Imported beer at restaurant||$2.50|
|Water bottle (0.33 liter)||$0.50|
Only 50km from the stunning blue of the Caribbean Sea, Monteria is one of Colombia’s cities that is well worth a visit. It is located in the northern part of this stunning and friendly country with a diverse mix of Zenu Indians, African and Spanish descendants and a large population of Arab immigrants. It sits on the banks of the River Sinu, which is the gateway to the Caribbean from the city itself. The scenery and hospitality are enough to start looking for one of the many cheap flights to Monteria.
Monteria is quite rural for being a large city as it is known as the capital of Agriculture and Cattle in Columbia. This prestigious title is celebrated annually with a festival. There are many very modern malls such as the Almedas Del Sinu and many traditional shops where you can purchase handmade trinkets and souvenirs.
There is plenty to do to keep you busy in Monteria. A must try is taking a ferry trip on a traditional wooden boat or ‘planchone’ that looks like a floating house. You can also take a stroll down Monteria’s First Avenue, a busy street that allows some stunning views of the River Sinu. There is the Simon Bolivar Park which is home to some wild yet inquisitive monkeys and sloths. They are a delightful addition to the park as you walk through the beautiful grounds as you stop and listen to the chattering of the monkeys at dusk. There is also the beautiful Cathedral of Saint Jeronimo which dates back to Colonial times and is surrounded by another beautiful park. Going online to book cheap flights to Monteria should now be warranted as your curiosity builds envisioning these beautiful creatures just hanging around the trees in the park while you take a walk.
There are many nightlife opportunities with some excellent nightclubs and bars including the Kraken Bar. There are also a wide selection of hotels and good quality restaurants that fits any budget as you journey through Colombia’s fine-dining district. Monteria provides its visitors with an amazing combination of the city life and country living. What are you waiting for? Go online to Flight hub today to book your flight as Flight hub offer the best deal to Monteria. You will be sure to have the experience of a lifetime and it will be a vacation to remember!