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Medellín: 5.5-Hour Guided Private City Tour

Activity provider: Medellin Travels

Medellín: 5.5-Hour Guided Private City Tour

Activity provider: Medellin Travels

From US$ 139 per person

Learn about Medellín's past and present during this private city tour alongside an expert local guide. Explore the city's dark history, and about how innovation has propelled it into modernity.

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Duration 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Medellín's past and present on a guided tour of the city
  • Enjoy a private tour with an expert guide
  • Follow in the footsteps of Pablo Escobar
Full description
Learn about the past and present of Medellín on this guided private tour of the city. Your expert local guide will give you an in-depth look at the city's darker past and its brighter present. See the modern innovation that has helped transform Medellín into a cultural hub, with stops at the giant electric escalators and the Metrocable. Stop to take in the ambiance and admire the shops and street art in Comuna 13. Follow in the footsteps of The Godfather, Pablo Escobar, and learn about the darker history of the city's drug wars. Visit the Monaco memorial park, built on the site where Pablo Escobar's residence once was, now a memorial to the victims who died in the Medellín and Cali Cartel War. Then head to the church where his men blessed bullets for perfect hits. Enjoy a snack at Escobar's favorite eatery. Finally, visit the rooftop house where he died, and the cemetery where he lays.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Driver/transport
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees, parking, and transfers including aerial cable cars
  • Private tour
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

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The tour with Carlos was great! His english was perfect and he was an excellent guide.

January 18, 2022

Muy encantada con el tour que me dio Julio y Veronica. Bastante recomendado, los dos son personas serviciales y amables y el tour cuenta con bastante información precisa y clara respecto a la ciudad de Medellín y su historia. De verdad que muy recomendado.

September 1, 2022

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