Medellin, the second largest city in Colombia, is a vibrant business-oriented and well-organized city. Located at 1500 m (5000 ft) in elevation, it has a very pleasant climate that has earned it the title of “City of eternal spring”. From Medellin it is easy to visit several highly biodiverse natural areas. For more tourist information on Medellin please visit the city’s tourism website.
Medellin has an international airport with direct flights to and from Miami, New York, Madrid, Panama, Lima, and Caracas. Citizens from North America, Europe, Australia, and Mexico do not require a visa to enter Colombia. Additional information on immigration to Colombia can be found in the proexport travel guide.