Salento

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Salento is located 24km from Armenia. It belongs to the Quindío department and is the oldest town in this region. It shows an impressive architecture shaped by the antique Salento which was established by King Idomeneus. It is an impressive Tourist attraction, because of its peaceful nature, impressive scenery and the easy access to Cocora Valley. The typical food of this enchanting town is freshwater trout and salty plantains.