Stopping by Comuna 13, one of Medellín’s most interesting neighborhoods, can be overwhelming for first-time visitors to Medellín; therefore, consider taking a hassle-free private tour, during which you’ll receive local insight and historical context from your driver-guide. As well as riding both the escalators and cable car, you’ll be whisked from place to place in a private vehicle, also removing the need to exhaustively research public transport options.
Comuna 13 is one of the best examples of Medellín´s transformation. This community was considered one of the most violents in the country and then, extremely impacted by the Colombia´s Force Army in what is considered the strongest urban military operation in South America.
Immerse yourself in Colombia’s contemporary culture and colonial history on a private day trip from Medellín. Explore the city’s major attractions with a guide and then head to the historic town of Santa Fé de Antioquia to delve into the region’s colonial past.
Appreciating Medellín’s award-winning landscape can be difficult on a self-led tour. Explore the city’s original use of space on a tour of innovative landmarks including the Botanical Garden of Medellín, Parque Biblioteca España, and Arví Park, benefiting from insights provided by your guide. Avoid hidden costs with access to public transport, entrance fees, and refreshment included as per itinerary.
Get a taste of life in Medellin with this 3-hour real estate tour. See how locals live as you visit open houses in some of the city’s top neighborhoods like Laureles, El Poblado, Envigado, and Sabaneta. Your professional bilingual guide provides information on these different areas, and you’ll have time to take pictures, break for snacks, and explore on your own.
The #WILLYSXMEDALLO patch is a tour with a city host who has this custom military-style car of his time as a hobby and is passionate about this city and its multiculturalism. Which will make a trip through architecture, history, pluricultura (music, gastronomy and customs), transformation, and evolution of the city of Medellin in a Willys jeep car that arrived in the 40s of the twentieth century and still today Today it is the most important communication mechanism on the sidewalks of the rural area of the coffee axis and that has become a classic since it has been important in the history of the region for its strong and versatile characteristics in a land of complex characteristics For transport.
Al iniciar nuestro recorrido nos adentraremos en el centro de la ciudad, reconoceremos su historia y parte de su transformación, exploraremos los edificios más emblemáticos, sus parques, plazas y mercados, para finalmente degustar una deliciosa taza del mejor café del mundo en uno de los lugares más tradicionales de Medellín. Seguiremos nuestro recorrido en el sistema Metro y haremos transferencia al Metrocable que nos llevará por encima de las casas hasta una de las partes más altas de las montañas de Medellín, allí tendremos una de las mejores visuales de la ciudad. Posteriormente nos dirigiremos hacía las Escaleras Eléctricas de la Comuna 13, anteriormente una de las zonas más peligrosas de la ciudad, hablaremos de su increíble historia y del proceso de transformación que experimentaron sus habitantes, realizaremos un recorrido urbano lleno de magia y color llamado "Graffiti Tour", allí finalizaremos nuestro recorrido.
Discover how the urban art has been part of the amazing transformation of a city that was one of the most dangerous cities in the world and became one of the most touristic, safety and innovative city.
Medellín’s parks boast cultural heritage, artwork, and nature, and exploring them is a great way to see the city from a local’s perspective. This convenient, full-day private tour is a customizable introduction to Medellín that includes hotel pickup and drop-off, a personal guide, and lunch at a Colombian restaurant.