Welcome to our hostel
Thanks to its beauty and its people´s kindness, is called "CIUDAD DE LAS PUERTAS ABIERTAS" (CITY OF OPEN DOORS). Another name is “MANIZALES DEL ALMA” for the famous Spanish song with the same name. It is also called “LA CIUDAD DE LAS FERIAS EN AMÉRICA” ("THE CITY OF THE FAIRS IN AMERICA) for the well-known annual bullfighting fair and for its main product, coffee, is called “CAPITAL MUNDIAL DEL CAFÉ” (WORLD CAPITAL OF COFFEE).
Manizales is a new town, modern, competitive and progressive. It is part of the well-known and beautiful "Eje Cafetero Colombiano" (Colombian Coffee Core).
The town was founded in 1849 by Antioquian Settlers. Its industrial devolopment is due to the coffee, an agricultural product and the engine for the town devolopment during all its live.
The Historic Centre has a Republican Architecture with a Neoclassic, Neogothic and Neorenaissance style, that highlights the Republican period, fillint the town with mejesty.
Today, the historic centre in Manizales is declared as National Monument since 2nd December 1999. Furthermore, the town has a mixed construction of mud and cement, unique in Colombia and Latinamerica. In the center, is Bolívar Square, Sanz Building, Archobishop Palace, Culture Secretary in Caldas, Government of Caldas.
Other attractions are:
The fourth lane in Avenida Alberto Mendoza Hoyos and the Air Cable Car, Cathedral Basílica de Manizales, Culture House el Nevado, Culture House Minitas, Culture House Villahermosa, Culture House Malhabar, Culture House San José, Culture House Chipre, Culture House el Bosque, Culture House km 41, Culture House Torre del Saber, Culture House Santa Clara, Culture House Solferino, Culture House Alto Bonita, Culture House La Enea and Los Nevados Park.
Tukama Hostel is located in a strategic point in town, and is a new and different option of accommodation for those who like sharing and getting to know different cultures, as well as allowing Tukama Hostel to serve guests with the traditinal quality of the people from Manizales. Do go and see Manizales.