"The Biennial is a trip to discover new worlds and also to be discovered and seduced by new movements, lenguages and imaginaries to think about dancing as a way to express our emotions" says Amparo Sinisterra de Carvajar, president of the 2nd Biennial.
This is the Pacific festival, in which the most importat thing is to highlight the gastronomy, the folk music and the traditions of this region in Valle del Cauca. It is an awesome experience for the locals and of course for the visitors who want to dive into this culture.
This is one of the most important and traditional festivals in Colombia. In which the favorite attractions are the "Salsódromo", the "Cali viejo" carnival, the antique cars parade, the "Melómanos" meeting, the "Superconcierto" a really nice musical show, between other shows ans events.
Three kilometers from Bugalagrande there is a beautiful chapel from the colonial period (17th century), surrounded by palm trees and nature that make it stand out among the green of the pastures. This magical place is the “Nuestra Señora de la Concepción del Overo” Chapel, where you can see a huge crucifix at the background right when its doors are opening.
This place is a national cultural heritage and one of the most important attractions of Valle del Cauca. It was built around 1765 and represents the tradition and faith of the Bugalagrandeños, the inhabitants of Bugalagrande.
How to get here?
To get to Bugalagrande from the transport terminal of Cali, you have to take a special bus route offered by the transport company Cooperativa de Occidente. The trip lasts approximately 2 hours.