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Full-Day Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) from MedellínDay Trips

Full-Day Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) from Medellín

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Escape metropolitan Medellin in favor of Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos), home to the magnificent Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol) on a full-day tour from the City of Eternal Spring. As well as ascending the 742 steps leading to the summit of Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol), you’ll visit traditional villages such as Guarne and Marinilla. Breakfast and lunch are included.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$30.00
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US$30.00
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Pablo & comuna 13 with cable carDay Trips

Pablo & comuna 13 with cable car

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Focus on the life and times of Pablo Escobar and the Comuna 13 on this private tour of Medellin. Booking a private tour means you'll get personalized attention and you can enjoy a flexible itinerary, moving at your own pace through the attractions. You'll have plenty of time to ask questions of your guide regarding the city's history, culture, architecture, and arts.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$79.56
Price varies by group size
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US$79.56
Price varies by group size
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Comuna 13 Tour Graffiti by Sag Tour MedellinHalf-day Tours

Comuna 13 Tour Graffiti by Sag Tour Medellin

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Immerse yourself in the culture and art of Medellin's Communa 13 on this urban tour. You and your private party will travel with a dedicated guide, who will answer all of your questions and tailor their itinerary to your interests. Learn about the local architecture, street art, and graffiti and take plenty of great photos.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$19.49
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US$19.49

Private Half-Day Pablo Escobar Godfather Tour in MedellinDay Trips

Private Half-Day Pablo Escobar Godfather Tour in Medellin

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Get an insider’s look at the life of notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar during this 4- to 5-hour private excursion in Medellin. Learn the true stories behind this mythical figure from a local expert, visiting key locations like the soccer field he built for the community, the house where he was murdered on the roof, and the cemetery where he’s buried, plus much more.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$81.03
Price varies by group size
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US$81.03
Price varies by group size
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Bike Tour in Medellin, Viewpoints, Colombian Coffee and Local FoodMountain Bike Tours

Bike Tour in Medellin, Viewpoints, Colombian Coffee and Local Food

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Exploring Medellin by bike means access to hidden back roads, quiet parks, and viewpoints, but local knowledge is essential for finding a safe and fun route through the city. Join a local guide for a Medellin bike tour that includes colorful neighborhoods, stops for drinks and snacks, and plenty of photo breaks along the way.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$27.94
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US$27.94
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City TourHalf-day Tours

City Tour

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The tour can be done in private or in groups we offer a tour in a private way or a tour of groups either family members or colleagues with whom you want to experience this wonderful experience. We recommend: Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, valuables to leave at the hotel, use sunscreen. Wearing dark glasses, our climate is tropical all year round. Be friendly with the environment, protect the architectural and cultural heritage, take guidance from the guide, punctual sea. Take into account that the vehicle must meet a route and travel through several hotels in the city, before starting the tour. Always carry your original identity documents. If you are going to make your payments with a credit card, show the documentation that certifies you as the cardholder.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$66.67
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US$66.67

The Dark Days: Pablo Escobar and The New Medellin TourHalf-day Tours

The Dark Days: Pablo Escobar and The New Medellin Tour

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Explore the rise and fall of the notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar during this 4-hour excursion to his former hangouts in Medellín. See the lavish high-rise complex where Escobar once rubbed-shoulders with Colombia’s elite. Then learn about the mysterious circumstances of December 1993, when this elusive criminal finally met his end. Was he shot by the authorities, or did he commit suicide? Finish your Escobar-themed trip by paying your respects at his grave site. Your Pablo Escobar trip also includes a professional guide and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.00
Price varies by group size
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US$34.00
Price varies by group size
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Discover MedellìnHalf-day Tours

Discover Medellìn

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This is the only tour in the City that takes you by bus, trolley (tranvia), Gondola and gives you the best walking tour of the historic downtown area. You will enjoy sweeping, incredible views of the entire city. You will walk in the dynamic, vibrant downtown area learning about its rich history and culture. You will visit neighborhoods that were once off limits to foreigners. You will witness first hand the incredible transformation that has occurred in Medellin. You will come to understand why the city was named the most innovative city in the world. This is the one tour you do not want to miss during your visit to Medellin. It is the most complete tour you can take of Medellin and at a fraction of the price other companies charge.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$20.00
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US$20.00
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Pablo Escobar and Comuna 13 Small-Group Half-Day TourDay Trips

Pablo Escobar and Comuna 13 Small-Group Half-Day Tour

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Learn the true story of Pablo Escobar on a half-day, small group tour of Medellin and Comuna 13 that explores his early days, time in prison, dramatic escape, and death, as well as the impact of drug cartels on the local community. You'll hear stories from the years when drug cartels ruled the city, visit the grave sites of the Escobar family, and see the extraordinary recovery and street art of Comuna 13, with all transport by climate-controlled minivan.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.00
Price varies by group size
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US$34.00
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Tour Guatapé Day Trips

Tour Guatapé

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Discover the tropical mountains surrounding Medellin on a full-day tour to Guatapé and Peñol Rock that includes a boat cruise on the Peñol-Guatapé Reservoir. The gorgeous scenery isn’t the only draw, and you’ll get a glimpse of traditional Colombian architecture on a tour of the gracious plaza, cobblestone streets, and colorful facades that make Guatapé a world away from the bustling streets of modern Medellin.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.00
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US$30.00

Guatapé & Coffee farm, all in one dayDay Trips

Guatapé & Coffee farm, all in one day

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There’s no need to plan your own multi-activity day trip in and around the colorful town of Guatapé; instead, choose the activities which most interest you, let the professionals take control of the logistics, and enjoy a personalized, private, full-day excursion. Alongside taking in the views from the top of El Peñol and visiting Guatapé itself, customizable options include horse riding, visiting a coffee farm, flower farm, or waterfall. Airport drop-off is also offered.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$132.31
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US$132.31
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Coffee Private Tour in the beautiful Jardin town (Full-Day)Day Trips

Coffee Private Tour in the beautiful Jardin town (Full-Day)

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What is more exciting than visiting a coffee plantation in a country with one of the best coffees in the world? We invite you to take a journey through the coffee region with us. Visit a coffee farm and the beautiful Jardin town in just one trip. Read the detailed tour description here and book now!!.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$186.67
Price varies by group size
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US$186.67
Price varies by group size
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Jardin Day Trip: Colombian Coffee Tour from MedellinDay Trips

Jardin Day Trip: Colombian Coffee Tour from Medellin

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Discover the lush vegetation and enticing aromas of Colombia’s renowned coffee plantation on a full-day coffee tour from Medellin. Learn about the life cycle of sustainable coffee beans; treat your taste buds to the smooth flavor of freshly ground Colombian coffee; and ride a cable car to a mountain’s summit to dine in an authentic Antioquian restaurant. Finally, visit one of the region’s most charming town’s to sip the aromatic hot beverage in the ambient main square.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.00
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US$94.00
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Santa Elena trip: Silleteros and Flower Farm Cultural TourHalf-day Tours

Santa Elena trip: Silleteros and Flower Farm Cultural Tour

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Awaken your senses to the sparkling color and enticing scents of Medellin’s flowers on a half-day cultural tour of a flower farm. Visit a vibrant finca in which hundreds of flowers bloom and interact with the local flower farmers. Stroll the farm to admire the natural kaleidoscope then visit Santa Elena to discover an abundance of tropical plant species. Convenient round-trio transportation from your Medellin hotel is included in the tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$54.00
Price varies by group size
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US$54.00
Price varies by group size
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Comuna 13 JP Private Graffiti TourHalf-day Tours

Comuna 13 JP Private Graffiti Tour

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One of the best things about the tour is that almost every graffity has a meaning behind it, which we will cover in detail for every graffiti(because we know personally most of the graffiti artists). Our tour guide will answer any question that you will have and also he will take any pictures that you guys want. He knows the people in Comuna 13(including the graffiti artists, break dancers, hip hop singers and the whole community in there). Besides being your tour guide, he will also be a friend, which will make the experience more enjoyable and comfortable.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.00
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US$25.00

Comuna 13 Graffiti TourHalf-day Tours

Comuna 13 Graffiti Tour

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Only a few years ago, the Comuna 13 neighborhood was the most dangerous community in the city of Medellin but today it's the most colorful and vibrant communities in the city. After the government and private sector invested in social and youth programs the local residents and artists reclaimed the neighborhoods and contributed to the miraculous transformation which we see today, the streets filled with incredible street art, music, street performers, vendors selling tasty local snacks A great opportunity to explore the lively streets in Comuna 13 while meeting local residents and artists, a unique cultural and memorable experience.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.65
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US$25.65

Full Day Private Pablo Escobar Tour including GuatapeDay Trips

Full Day Private Pablo Escobar Tour including Guatape

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Pablo Escobar had a dramatic impact on Medellin during the late 1980s. On this small-group tour, get insight into the life and effects of Don Pablo from the locals who witnessed his reign firsthand. Visit landmarks from his life—his childhood neighborhood, private prison, final hideout, and cemetery, and get insider information from your guide. Plus, unlike other similar tours, this excursion includes a visit to one of Escobar’s former mansions on Guatapé Lake.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$124.00
Price varies by group size
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US$124.00
Price varies by group size
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Do Not Say That NameHalf-day Tours

Do Not Say That Name

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Explore the notorious legacy of Pablo Escobar during this private tour investigating the one-time Medellín hangouts and neighborhoods inhabited by the drug kingpin and his gang. This Escobar-themed tour of Medellín is as much a celebration of the city’s economic and social resurgence as it is a trip down memory lane. Visit sites that once hosted fierce turf battles between the Cali and Medellín cartels in the 1980s. Then check out the safe, thriving neighborhood of Comuna 13, once used by Escobar to recruit his army of assassins and killers. Your Escobar trip also includes a guide, bottled water, and a metro ticket.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$69.00
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US$69.00
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Private Tour To Guatape From MedellinDay Trips

Private Tour To Guatape From Medellin

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Enjoy a private tour of Guatape from Medellin. Tour the colorful streets of this colonial town and climb the Rock of Peñol for stunning views of the surrounding area. Cross the reservoir on a boat tour and visit Pablo Escobar’s former mansion, La Manuela; the town of Zócalos; and a charming church in Marinilla. Tour includes breakfast, lunch, travel insurance, transport, and entrance fees.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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History Graffiti Art and the Commune 13Bus Tours

History Graffiti Art and the Commune 13

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Hello travelers, my name is Leandro ... Today is a new day full of history, transformation and culture! We want to invite you to meet our Commune 13 in Medellín. Place that because of its location became the most dangerous sector in the world, we will tell you what really happened in this area, why did rebel groups come here? (COMMON 13) how this place was formed, as established, the armed conflict also talking about the 21 military operations; which occurred from 1998 to 2002; including the two biggest ones that are the Marshal operation and the Orion operation, and of course the transformation. Now for a joint work, the commune 13 of Medellín has become one of the most visited places in Antioquia, therefore we will tell you; Genesis, the exodus and transformation of our neighborhood through Culture, Art, Graffiti, the street dance show and many things we have reserved for you :)
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$24.62
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US$24.62

Private Pablo Escobar, Pueblito Paisa and Medellin City TourDay Trips

Private Pablo Escobar, Pueblito Paisa and Medellin City Tour

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Get a personalized look at Medellín’s most famous places and people during this 7-hour private sightseeing tour. Explore Medellin’s downtown and ascend to the Santo Domingo Savio Library by aerial cable car for panoramic city views. Then visit the colonial-style El Pueblito Paisa and take a mini excursion exploring the life of notorious Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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City Tour Medellín: E-Bike to the Best City Views & CoffeeMountain Bike Tours

City Tour Medellín: E-Bike to the Best City Views & Coffee

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Explore more of Medellin than you would on foot during an electric bike tour that lets you conquer the city’s hills without breaking a sweat. Ideal for families and first-time visitors, this tour provides a comprehensive introduction to the City of Eternal Spring and limits group size to an intimate six people.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$44.00
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US$44.00

Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13Day Trips

Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13

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Pablo Escobar was the 7th-richest man in the world. His successful operations had allowed him to own luxurious residences, expensive cars and even airplanes: Monaco building Catedral (Pablo's prison) Cemetery Rooftop at Los Olivos where Pablo was caught Electrical escalators of Comuna 13  Learn how Colombia finally got rid of Pablo on this 5 hours tour that takes you to the places where the druglord was defeated and the innovative comuna 13 community. This tour will provide a great learning experience as to what should NOT happen in society and which characters should be the real heroes. Tour focuses on the victims by telling stories of those who suffer most, like police officers and government officials. Since there is no glorification, at the end you will understand how resilient the people from Medellin have been. In fact, it is the most innovative city.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$79.00
Price varies by group size
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US$79.00
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Coffee Plantation in Jardin and City sightseeing TourDay Trips

Coffee Plantation in Jardin and City sightseeing Tour

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Experience both the cultural treasures and natural splendor of Medellin on a private full-day sightseeing tour of Medellin and Jardin. From your personal guide, you’ll receive an interesting introduction to Medellin as you travel to important monuments such as Pueblito Paisa and Plaza Botero — a square replete with sculptures by revered Colombian artist, Fernando Botero. Then, cruise past verdant coffee plantations and see spectacular views of the Andes mountains before you arrive in Jardin, a charming city surrounded by greenery. Throughout this private tour, you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$99.00
Price varies by group size
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US$99.00
Price varies by group size
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