|Water bottle (0.33 liter)||$0.87|
|Local cheese (1kg)||$5.05|
|Mid range bottle of wine||$13.28|
|1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff||$0.13|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$2.66|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$677.01|
|Chicken breasts at the market||$4.62|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$344.45|
Valledupar was founded in January of 1550 by the Spanish conquistador Hernando de Santa. The city is located northeast of Colombia and is known by the Catholic Church as the City of the Holy Kings of Valledupar. It is also home to a widely diverse ethnic group due to its interesting history, which you can explore to the fullest when you book one of the many cheap flights to Valledupar.
Valledupar is situated between the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Mountains and the Serrania del Perija Mountains and overlooks both the Guatapuri and Cesar Rivers. It is known in Colombia as the “greenest city” and it is deserving of the title, particularly in spring and summer. The area is famous for vallenato and cumbia music; vallenato is celebrated in an annual music festival in April that depicts traditional Colombian culture. There is also a traditional dance festival in February.
There are many things to do in this magical place that are well worth booking one of the many cheap flights to Valledupar. You can join the natives by swimming in the river, marvel at the Spanish Colonial architecture, visit Los Besotes Ecopark for some bird watching, and visit the historic village of La Mina where you will see the natives living in their own community and go shopping for beautiful handmade items. The area is also well-known for the large amount of fruit that grows here. You can enjoy fresh mangoes, canahuate and ceibas straight off the vine that will make your mouth water.
There is a large shopping mall called Guatapuri Plaza as well as the more traditional Colombian shops giving you plenty of opportunity to do a little bit of shopping. There are plenty of budget and luxury places to eat and stay with friendly and helpful staff. Try the “menu del dia” in restaurants if you are on a budget although you will still indulge in some outstanding Colombian food. If you are a night owl, there are plenty of bars and nightclubs too.
If you are ready for a vacation that provides a little bit of everything, Valledupar is the place to visit. Get online now at Flight hub to book your flight as Flight hub offer the best deal to Valledupar. You will be able to book both your flight and accommodations for affordable prices to your dream vacation.