The Cultural and Convention Center Teatro los Fundadores is located in the center of Manizales. Near it, there are two shopping centers with small square of meals and, in addition, to the environs can be found places that sell executive lunches.
Lunches from restaurants located in malls and other sectors have prices per dish from $ 20,000 (US $ 6.8) to $ 50,000 (US $ 17.62)
Places with executive lunches can also be found ranging from $ 8,000 (US $ 2.7) to $ 12,000 Colombian pesos (US $ 4).
Transportation in Manizales
Tere are multiple routes of buses that allow to move to any neighborhood of the city. On the other hand, the presence of taxis is massive and sufficient. The service is controlled by a taximeter that rates the charge according to distance and time of travel.
Manizales also has an Aerial Cable for urban air transportation. The cable has three lines:
Line Fundadores – Los Cámbulos
It communicates the city center with the transport terminal and runs a length of 2.1 km. Each cabin has a capacity of eight seated passengers and can carry 1,530 passengers per hour.
Line Los Cámbulos – Betania
It communicates the station of Los Cámbulos, located in the transport terminal, with the station located in the sector of La Fuente in Fundadores, near the place of the congress, in the center of Manizales, adjacent to Los Fundadores Park and near the Caldas Park. It has an extension of 760 meters.
Line Los Cámbulos – Villamaria.
This line joins the aerial cable that comes from the center of the city, connecting it with the municipality of Villamaría, Caldas.
Prices of public transportation within the city of Manizales
|Public Transportation within the city of Manizales||Approx Price COP||Approx Price USD|
|Colectivos (small size)||$ 1.950||US$ 0.66|
|Busetas (médium size)||$ 1.850||US$ 0.62|
|Bus (big size)||$ 1.750||US$ 0.59|
|Aerial Cable||$ 1.850||US$ 0.62|
|Taxi (mínimum fee)||$ 4.000||US$ 1.36|