Destination guide

The friendly city of Melgar awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Melgar. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Melgar

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Melgar a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piscilago Water Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Piscilago Zoo (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Cafam Melgar (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • El Penon Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Melgar

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Melgar is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lago Sol (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Chicoral Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)

Transportation to and around Melgar

The nearest airport is in Ibague (IBE-Perales), located 36.3 mi (58.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Bogota (BOG-El Dorado Intl.), which is 51.2 mi (82.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Melgar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 91 vacation rentals near Melgar. From 59 Houses to 15 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Melgar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Melgar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Houses in Melgar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Melgar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Melgar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 81 vacation rentals with pool available in Melgar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.