Armenia (Colombia)

Armenia is a city in Quindío department in the Andino region of Colombia.

Get in

By plane

El Eden Airport (AXM) located 20 minutes from the city center. Has a food court in one of its sides were you can enjoy tropical fruit juices like maracuya, mango and guanabana; also try some coffee cookies and the special caramel spread with coffee ready to go. There are other places with magazines and always display some typical art in the walls. The washrooms are very clean and in general people are very warm.

By bus

The bus terminal is located 3 km from the centre of town where there are plenty of hotels. Expect to pay no more than 4,000 COP for a cab to the centre.

Get around

There are taxis all over and they run into the night. Negotiate a price before riding if the meter is off.


Parque de la Vida located in the north of Armenia with a lake and a water cascade.




Go next

Visit some of the small towns in the area:

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