Pablo Escobar was the 7th-richest man in the world. His successful drug operation had allowed him to own luxurious residences, expensive cars and even airplanes.
Although Escobar was held on charges such as murder, bombing, drug smuggling and money laundering, he was depicted at home in Colombia as a Robin Hood-type hero. He spent millions of dollars building schools, hospitals and churches in Western Colombia, giving back to the poorer communities in Medellín.
INCLUDED Pick up at your hotel or apartment - private car with bilingual driver and AC - Traveler`s insurance – return to your hotel or apartment.
NOT INCLUDED Additional exclusive access to Catedral - lunch - extra drinks – tips to driver/guide
On this guided sightseeing tour, learn about his life at three historical sites. First, visit the Monaco Building, which was bombed by the rival Cali cartel in an assassination attempt on Pablo Escobar's family.
Then, head over to the house where, on December 2nd, 1993, he was shot and killed by Colombian Special Forces. Third, make your way to your third stop – Pablo Escobar's grave, located just on the outskirts of Medellín.
Learn about the life and death of Pablo Escobar, one of Medellín's most famous figures and Colombia's most notorious drug lord.
This 4-hour historical tour takes you back in time and inside the life of Pablo Escobar, a man both loved and feared by millions of people. Learn about his extensive cocaine operation and visit four historical sites: the Monaco Building, the house where Escobar was killed and his final resting place.
If choosen the option for an additional small fee, you may go inside Pablo´s private prison (Cathedral). The city views are incredible and you will be able to comprehend may facts and anecdotes behind the hunt of Pablo such as the escape route he used out of jail. Definitely worth it!