Botanical Garden of Medellín: Our most recommended tours and activities

Medellín: Botanical Garden and Arvi Park City Tour

Medellín: Botanical Garden and Arvi Park City Tour

If you want to get to know Medellín's most appreciated natural treasures, set aside 6 hours of your time with us and let us take you to two unique places. On this tour of the Botanical Garden and Arví Park, you will enjoy the best contrasts between the city and nature, as well as spectacular views and a lot of learning about why these parks are so important to the city of eternal spring. This tour will start at your hotel, when the guide picks you up. From there you will be taken near Antioquia University. This area is one of the high activity zones of the city, as it counts with Deseos Park, Explora Park, Aventura Mall, Ruta N, Bosque Plaza mall and Botanical Garden. After walking around, enter the Botanical Garden and discover the true contrast between the city and nature. A living museum that seeks to promote the conservation of biodiversity. Visit its most important sites and live an interactive experience, learning about the importance of protecting and caring for the species collected here. After visiting this place, follow your guide to the next point: the Metrocable. Hop on and enjoy the breathtaking views of the city from above, as you reach your next destination: the Arví Park. Not far from the city is the Arví Park. An ecotourism park and protected forest reserve. Here you can have an ecological, natural, and sustainable tourism experience. The guide will invite you to walk its trails and take a break among its natural viewpoints. After exploring this natural gem, return to the city. The guide and driver will drop you off safely at your hotel. Take this tour as a different option and experience the best contrasts of Medellín.

Medellín: Botanical Gardens Half-Day Tour

Medellín: Botanical Gardens Half-Day Tour

Experience the exotic Botanical Gardens and the main hot spots of downtown Medellin on this private guided tour. Visit the old churches, learn the historical and artistic context of the magnificent bronze statues in Plaza Botero, and much more. Start with a pickup in a comfortable vehicle from your hotel traveling to the Botanical Gardens where you will walk and explore the gardens. Look at exotic plants, birds, animals, and lakes of this hidden treasure. Go to downtown Medellin and be mesmerized by the magnificent sculptures of maestro Fernando Botero, one of the world's most renowned sculptors. Continue on foot to really feel the vibe of the downtown area and experience old colonial churches, plazas, and the stunning Palace of Culture among other landmarks. End the tour with a transfer back to your hotel.

Medellín: 5 Hours City Tour with Artistic Book Included

Medellín: 5 Hours City Tour with Artistic Book Included

Explore Medellín on a 5-hour city tour. You will meet your guide at Parque de El Poblado to start the tour. Each traveler will receive a copy of "Medellín up Close", a book awarded by the Colombian Ministry of Culture. Visit the Plaza Botero and walk among the sculptures created by the world-renowned plastic artist Fernando Botero, a native of Medellín and a prominent figure in international art. Get to know the city's flagship building (the Coltejer Building) and walk along the Paseo Peatonal de Junín, one of the most typical and authentic streets. Feel the aroma of Medellín's flowers and mingle among its inhabitants. Visit the Parque Berrio and know more about the city's history and culture. Take the metro and the Metrocable (cable car) to live the experience of touring the city on its public transportation system, internationally recognized for its quality and social sense. Learn about the history of the city and the evolution of its neighborhoods, while you see the landscape of the Aburrá Valley. Go to Pueblito Paisa. Walk through the square and streets of a typical Antioquian town and enjoy a panoramic view of the valley in which the city sits. In the Botanical Garden, contemplate and enjoy the vegetation of the region, inside a forest in the middle of the city. Maybe, you will have the possibility of entering the striking Orquideorama (subject to availability of this scenario). Observe, from the outside, the Parque Explora, which is fundamental in the city's transformation process, from being feared worldwide for its indicators of violence, to being a place desired by travelers from all over the world. Observe the administrative center of the city and the striking design of the Parque de la Luces.

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