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Supersaver Special Price Per Person Only USD 195 dollars
Book now and save up to 50% or more by selecting these three tours as a package ahead of time.
This special opportunity allows you to comprehend the whole city and get tips from a local while saving time and money. Check out Medellin from every angle: touristy places, discover urban art, and enjoy local dishes, all inclusive. Tour hours are flexible so you may choose to start in the morning and enjoy a delicious lunch, or start in the early afternoon in order to finalize the journey with dinner instead.
Book this combo tour now and discover Medellin´s main tourist icons while saving time and money, our professional guides will create a once in a lifetime experience that will certainly motivate you to come back to Medellin. This full day tour takes you from top Medellin´s attractions to the most colorful street art while providing a sense of the local gastronomy along the way. Tour may be steered around according to your preferences and stops can be made during your journey.
Once your bilingual driver has met you at the hotel, tour heads north on a customized journey by car with AC just minutes away. First stop takes place at Pueblito Paisa (little town), cozy replica of a typical Colombian village sitting in the center of the city which allows you to share outstanding panoramic views of the Medellin valley. There is enough free time to walk around and take the best postcard photos or use bathrooms and grab snacks at any time so is recommended to bring cash and/or Colombian pesos since not every store takes credit or debit cards. After a guided visit, our local guide will wait for you to go on to the next stop downtown to visit the barefoot park, park of lights, and the infamous Fernando Botero Plaza where 23 amazing statues of the most popular local artist reside.
Just let your guide know when you start to feel hungry so you can enjoy a tasty traditional lunch or dinner as per itinerary at one of the well-recognized local restaurants. Snacks and samples are included in price so feel free to request your guide at any time.
During the afternoon hours tour takes you to the stadium area to appreciate colorful designs through murals and graffitis that decorate this massive sports facility. There is enough time to walk around and appreciate the various settings and take as many pictures as you consider since every graffiti is unique. After a few minutes, tour continues on the gondola for a guided visit along the impressive San Javier community where picturesque rooftops and vibrant murals describe best all difficult times in the past and future hopes. Walk around with your local guide and absorb the local atmosphere while stories are told around the most representative graffitis.
Final stop takes place at the largest outdoor escalators in America, known as comuna 13, where meaningful expressions of painted art better describe the end of the old violent days and the beginning of a new era full of dreams, peace and hopes. International and local artists all come together in one vivid place where facades, rooftops and sidewalks display the most colorful designs you´ve ever seen.
It has already been a pleasure to have you in Medellin and our Medellin City Services® team will definitely be honored to welcome you and/or your family and friends in the near future so feel free to ask your guide for info and special deals as you are headed back. After approximately 8 hours of a fantastic journey, you should be already familiar with Medellin´s most picturesque urban art and paisa’s gastronomy as your private driver/guide takes you back to your hotel or any other location you feel like.
Price Per Person: Usd 125 Dollars (Minimum 2 Persons Per Booking) * Only USD 195 for single travellers
Places: Downtown Medellín, Pueblito Paisa, Botero Plaza, San Javier Cable car, comuna 13 outdoor escalators.
Departures: 365 days of the year, daily departures 7 days a week 9am. *flexible start time, please inquire.
Duration: 8 hours approx.
Included: hotel pick up and drop off - private car with bilingual guide and AC - traveler`s insurance - lunch or dinner as per itinerary- snacks - light refreshments - relevant entries to metro - local taxes - parking fees - fully narrated tour.
Not included: alcoholic beverages - tips to driver/guide
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