Bogota, the national capital, is located 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the east of Montenegro, while Medellin is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the north.
To taste Quindio in all it's richness, head off and experience the cultural and natural attractions around Montenegro. Approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) away is Cartago. Set aside a day here to enjoy the Bolivar Square and Coliseo de la Isleta.
About 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the east of Montenegro is Ibague, a regional center which is home to Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Tolima Art Museum and Manuel Murillo Toro Stadium. Tolima Theater and University of Tolima are among the many other attractions that should be high on every traveler's schedule.
If you're keen on soaking up some of the local culture, go straight to Quindio's history museums.
Tours are a unique way to discover the places most visitors never see. Sign up for one of the culinary tours. If you're the type who likes to slow down while on vacation, why not try a spot of bird watching and camping.
As you finish your holiday, pack up your gear and wish Colombia "Adiós" (farewell).