Local Area - Sonesta Hotel Valledupar - Valledupar, Colombia

Local Area

Located in downtown Valledupar (pronounced “va yeah du pa”), next to the shopping mall and near the House of Culture and Fine Arts School. Valledupar is the capital of the César region of Northern Colombia and is situated on a plain between two mountain ranges, the Sierra de Perijá and the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.  The hotel is located less than 90 miles from Barranquilla.

Sports and Fitness
The hotel’s health club offers state-of-the-art exercise equipment. The hotel also offers a swimming pool.

Points of Interest
The city of Valledupar offers two Ministry of Tourism attractions- the House of Culture and the Fine Arts School. The city is also home to the annual Vallenato Festival, one of the most important musical festivals in Colombia, which celebrates the music of this region. The Park Legend Vallenata "Consuelo Araujonoguera" is a 23-acre local park located on the bank of the Guatapurí River.

The Guatapurí Plaza shopping center offers over 50 shops and boutiques for tourists and locals.