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Flights to Barrancabermeja

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Barrancabermeja is a city in Colombia situated on the banks of the Magdalena River, the country's largest river. Due to the presence of oil reserves, it's known as Colombia's Oil Capital and houses the country's largest oil refinery. The weather in Barrancabermeja is hot and humid year-round, with an average temperature of 82°F (28°C). If you enjoy exploring history, you can visit the Magdalena River National Park to learn about the indigenous cultures that lived along the river for centuries. The park also has hiking trails and boat tours. Barrancabermeja is a centre for Colombian folk music, so be sure to listen to some traditional tunes while you're there.

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Airports near Barrancabermeja

There are multiple ways to reach Barrancabermeja - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Barrancabermeja.

Palonegro International Airport

Located in Bucaramanga, approximately 75 kilometres (46 miles) away from Barrancabermeja. It is the closest international airport and offers domestic and limited international flights.


El Dorado International Airport

Situated in Bogota, around 350 kilometres (217 miles) from Barrancabermeja. It is the largest and busiest airport in Colombia, offering numerous domestic and international flights.


José María Córdova International Airport

Located in Rionegro, near Medellin, approximately 400 kilometres (248 miles) away from Barrancabermeja. It is the second-largest airport in Colombia and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport

Situated in Cali, around 600 kilometres (372 miles) from Barrancabermeja. It is one of the busiest airports in Colombia, offering domestic and international flights.

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Things to do in Barrancabermeja

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

Iglesia La Inmaculada

This beautiful church is one of the most iconic landmarks in Barrancabermeja. Construction began in 1922 and was completed in 1945. The church's architecture is a mix of Neo-Gothic and Romanesque styles, with a tall central tower and stained glass windows. Inside, the church is decorated with frescoes and sculptures.

Puente Guillermo Gaviria Correa

This is the longest bridge in Colombia, spanning over the Magdalena River. It was inaugurated in 2017 and named after Guillermo Gaviria Correa, a former governor of Santander who was assassinated in 1990. The bridge offers stunning views of the river and the city. It's a popular spot for walking, jogging, and cycling.

Cristo Petrolero

This giant statue of Jesus Christ is a unique landmark in Barrancabermeja. The statue is made of metal and stands 46 meters (151 feet) tall. It was built in 1936 by the Colombian Petroleum Company (Ecopetrol) as a symbol of hope and protection for the oil workers in the city. Visitors can climb up to the statue's base for panoramic views of the city.

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