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Quibdó, memories in the present

Quibdó is a place that exacerbates the senses from an ethnic and cultural perspective; it is a land full of riches that in the diversity of its population reflects a socio-cultural amalgam in its gastronomy, music, dance, and other Afro, indigenous and mestizo manifestations. Quibdó is a place of brave people who, despite their needs and conflicts, are characterized by being a vital part of a territory rich in creative and cultural production. In this way, the link with Quibdó continues to be a priority for QAFF, for the actions that are carried out in coordination with the communities of the Bahía Solano, El Porvenir, Malecón and El Bosque neighborhoods. Working hand in hand with the Mayor's Office of Quibdó and the Government of Chocó, as these links are important to preserve the identity of the festival as a bridge between this city of Colombia and Africa.


Getting Around Quibdó

What’s the best way to get around Quibdó ?

There are a number of ways to get around Quibdó.

  • Walking: If you focus your visit on festival activities, this year's festival sites are within a 10-minute or shorter walk of each other, and the festival area is about a 10-minute walk from the airport. Other downtown destinations are very walkable - depending on your shoes, of course.

  • Yellow cabs: Quibdó has a large fleet of licensed cabs that are easy to find, especially in the downtown area. There are no counters and the cost varies depending on where you are, prices start at $1 to $2.5, and depend on the total distance and duration of the trip. You can hail a cab on the street. There are also motorcycle cabs with more affordable rates of less than 50 cents. Quibdó is a small city and motorcycle cabs allow for faster traffic.

Hospitality Partners

MIA Hotel is inspired by the cultural richness, product of the crossbreeding of our roots, of the biodiversity that extends from genetics, species, ecosystems and landscapes, an ethnic fusion where the presence of mestizo, indigenous and Afro-Colombian people prevails.

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Mia Hotel Choco, Quibdó 

Address : 
El Carano Barrios los Angeles Diagonal Airport
Quibdó 270001

Teléfono :
+57 321 2754555

This typical restaurant of Chocó has a very peaceful atmosphere. Not to mention the food, which is delicious: especially the minigueo.

The decoration and a very warm atmosphere to share with friends and family, the food is delicious and the prices are affordable.

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Restaurant RIO Pueblo de la alegría

Address : 

Barrio Jardin, Zona Minera

Sector Heliconias Quibdó,


Teléfono :

+57 321 6103508


Galú Hotel
Learn about the characteristics of the Galú Project in the city of Quibdó, which is a business group focused on tourism that seeks to create warm spaces, with excellent service and competitive prices. The Galú Project in Quibdó aims to create responsible tourism that benefits the community, as well as being environmentally friendly and offering the user a unique stay.

Dirección : Calle 28 #1-124 B/Roma Quibdó – Chocó

Teléfono : +57 315 4712841 / +57 (4) 671 2 437

Hotel Etnias

The Etnias Thematic Hotel is characterized by offering its guests quality hotel services, with comfort, culture and wellbeing. That is why our commitment is to show the culture and ancestry of the three ethnic groups of the department of Chocó, always trying to provide our guests with excellent attention, full of human warmth.

Dirección : Carrera 3 # 30-43 Zona Rosa,
Teléfono : +57 310 248 0232 – 310 440 8861


Hotel el imperio 

Hotel el imperio offers air-conditioned accommodation in Quibdó.
It features a 24-hour front desk, room service and free WiFi throughout the property. 
Dirección : Carrera 5 ta # 21 - 13 b Quibdo, Choco, 
Teléfono : +57 321 7543237


Hotel Emalu

The Emalu Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free Free WiFi throughout the facilities. 
It is very close to the Malecón. 

Dirección : Cra. 5 #25 - 81, Quibdó, Chocó
Teléfono : +57 323 5102197


Hotel Ecosuite

Offering a bar, Hotel Ecosuite is located in Quibdó,
shared lounge and free WiFi. All rooms have a TV. 
It is next to the cathedral.

Dirección : Cl. 25 #43 - 8, Quibdó, Chocó
Teléfono : +57 320 6664420

Casa Hotel Chachajo

Stay at Casa Hotel Chachajo and take advantage of the quality of its services, such as airport transfer (round trip), laundry or dry cleaning service and bar. You will have free wifi in the rooms.
Dirección : Cra. 4 #28 - 49, Quibdó, Chocó

Teléfono : +57 312 7566196

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