La Pintada, Antioquia

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La Pintada
Municipality and town
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Flag of La Pintada
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Location of the municipality and town of La Pintada in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of La Pintada in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
La Pintada is located in Colombia
La Pintada
La Pintada
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 5°44′31″N 75°36′19″W / 5.74194°N 75.60528°W / 5.74194; -75.60528
Country  Colombia
Department Antioquia Department
Subregion Southwestern
Elevation 600 m (2,000 ft)
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)

La Pintada (Spanish pronunciation: [la pinˈtaða]); is a town and municipality in the southwest region of the Antioquia department. It is located seventy nine miles away from Medellín and is at an altitude of six hundred meters over sea level. It borders the Fredonia and Santa Bárbara municipalities to the north. The Cauca River goes through the municipality.

Places of interest[edit]

  • Slopes of the Poblanco and Arma rivers
  • Yellow hill
  • Alejandro López railway station
  • El Salto del Caballo
  • Acapulco beach

Gallery[edit]

Coordinates: 5°45′N 75°36′W / 5.750°N 75.600°W / 5.750; -75.600