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Medellin: Bike City Tour with Local Food and Drink Tastings

1. Medellin: Bike City Tour with Local Food and Drink Tastings

This four-hour bike tour grants visitors the chance to see the best sights of Medellin in a fun and relaxed way. Ride through the city in the company of a local guide, who will shed light on the history, legends, art, and gastronomy of the area. Choose a regular bike for a classic ride or an electric bike for an even more relaxing time.  Get acquainted with Medellin's most popular destinations, including the city center, local parks, and historic squares. Enjoy several stops along the way to hear more about the locations and to snack on regional food and tasty coffee to keep your energy high.  Pass through colorful neighborhoods, experiencing the city as local people do, feeling its energy and marveling at spectacular views. Conclude the tour with a visit to Pueblito Paisa, the best viewpoint in Medellin, where you can enjoy a local beer and snap some great pictures.

Medellín: botero square, historic center with a street snack

2. Medellín: botero square, historic center with a street snack

Explore the historic city of Medellin on this guided walking tour. Marvel at the views of the Andes mountains and stunning landscape as you wander around the city. Visit the historic districts and let this fascinating city come to life through stories, explanations, and urban legends that your guide tells you. Meet your guide at the Parque Berrío to begin your walking tour. Discover Medellin's most traditional parks, squares, and streets while learning about the city's history, culture, and people.  Embark on a captivating journey through Medellín, where culture, history, and architectural marvels intertwine. Explore an urban oasis adorned with awe-inspiring statues, a testament to the city's spirit and resilience.  Immerse yourself in an enchanting world of ancient pictographic scrolls and vibrant murals that depict captivating stories.  Discover architectural gems and colorful street art. Stroll through charming passages revealing tales of history and elegance, indulging in hidden treasures and exclusive clubs.  Escape to tranquil parks and witness the harmonious embrace of faith and beauty in a majestic basilica.  Delight in lively plazas, busy markets, performances, and the joyful spirit of Medellín. Dive into a world of creativity and style in bustling commercial centers.  Visit a historic railway and witness an administrative center reflecting a brighter future. Experience illuminated parks, captivating passages, and larger-than-life sculptures.  End your day on a high with photos and cherished memories that you won't forget. 

Medellin Downtown Walking Tour: culture and history

3. Medellin Downtown Walking Tour: culture and history

We will immerse ourselves among the streets of Medellín and its people to understand the history, development, conflict and the social commitment of an inclusive and innovative city! From the hand of local "Paisas" guides, you will understand how we reverted our dark and violent past, a product of the drug trafficking of the 80's and 90's, into a bright future that made us stronger. Thanks to the collective resilient effort and social investment that today allows us to walk, and live in the city of "Eternal Spring", we will visit the unmissable places of the city such as the "Plaza de Botero" and "La Libertad", "Parque de las Luces" and "Los Pies Descalzos". During the tour, we will move between passages, we will cross the famous Junin street, and we will discover the essence of the center of Medellín. Do not miss our unique and original tour where we continue to write history together!

Medellin Shared Walking Tour Metro ticket included

4. Medellin Shared Walking Tour Metro ticket included

Medellín welcomes everyone and this Free Walking Tour is the proof of it. Join our friendly local guide and let him introduce you this charming city. And meet more travelers like you while you visit Medellin’s must-see places. You will meet them at Poblado Metro Station to start the adventure. Get to know places like: Botero Square, La Alpujarra, Parque de las Luces, Parque de los Pies Descalzos (Barefoot Park) and more. Meet your guide and take the Metro At first, you will meet the tour guide and the rest of your group at Poblado Metro Station. Once there you will take the Metro to Parque Berrio Station. Head to Botero Square Once there you will walk around Medellin’s downtown and to Botero Square. This is one of the most iconic areas of the city center. Around here you will find the Antioquia Museum and also the only outdoor site in the world with 23 sculptures by the famous artist Fernando Botero. Discover Las Luces Park and La Alpujarra After visiting Botero Square, you will keep walking around and you will visit other interesting sites such as: Las Luces Park, La Alpujarra and the old Palace of Justice. Las Luces Park (El Parque de las Luces) combines architecture and culture to create an interesting scenario. The charm of this square lies in the 300 columns of light, each one 24 meters high. On the other side, la Alpujarra gathers the government buildings and important monuments for Medellin’s history. With this you will learn different sides of the city. Explore Parque de los pies descalzos (Barefoot Park) Close to La Alpujarra you will find Parque de los Pies Descalzos, which means the Barefoot Park. It is a thematic space created with the purpose of inviting visitors to go barefoot and get in touch with nature. The perfect place to have a relaxing time in the middle of the city and to have a short break. Afterwards you will visit old Antioquia’s railroad station to finish the tour. Finish your tour in San Antonio Metro Station After having a great couple of hours wandering around the city center, you will take the metro with your group again and head back to Poblado Metro Station.

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What people are saying about Parque De Las Luces

Overall rating

4.9
(159 reviews)

Luis (Lucho) our guide, is such an awesome man with a kind soul. I just wanna thank him for everything he's done for us this evening. Please keep up the great work. Keep up the great energy. And thank you to Tanya too for going above and beyond. I boomed the bike tour twice, one in the evening and one in the morning. She gave me the option to have the other one refunded since the bike tour is the same route. You don't get that kind of service anymore in the world. They also offer other tours like mountain bike, waterfall hike, coffee tour, guatape tour, pablo escobar tour etc. I'm going to get more tours from them. Such an awesome team and company. Thank you again Luis, my brother and friend and Tanya.

The tour though Medellin was gave us a good impression of the city. Philips an Jose did a good job on explaining what was going on in the city today and in the past and keep us safe in the busy traffic.

Manuel was an excellent guide, knowledgeable and very animated. He gave a wonderful overview of the history of el Centro, and talked about social issues. A wonderful tour.

Excellent tour of the city with Juan Felipe! We got to see so much of Medellin and the food including was excellent!

Was great to discover the city by bike. Especially with our excellent tour guides J Felipe & Jose.