About Barbosa

Barbosa is a town and municipality in Antioquia Department, Colombia. Situated 39 km from MedellĂ­n's downtown, it is one of the municipalities of The Metropolitan Area of the Aburrá Valley. It is known as the Gateway to the Northeast, famous for its lakes and streams. A traditional Pineapple Festival is held there in December. The Train Festival takes place in August in the district of El Hatillo