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Medellin: Bike City Tour with Local Food and Drink Tastings

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.

Medellin: Full Day Guided City Highlights Tour

Medellin: Full Day Guided City Highlights Tour

Embark on a full-day guided city tour of Medellin and discover the historic Downtown area. Navigate the colorful streets of the iconic La Comuna 13 and visit city highlights, including Parque Berrio, the Palace of Culture, and Plaza Botero. Begin at the famous Pueblito Paisa, a replica of a typical Antioquia town. Get your camera ready and enjoy the amazing views over the city. Then, go downtown where we will take a guided walking tour and visit other emblematic points of the city such as Parque Berrio, the Palace of Culture, and Plaza Botero, where the iconic sculptures of the renowned artist Fernando Botero are located. At midday, taste a traditional lunch. At the end, take the metro and cable car, from which we will be able to admire incredible 360º panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. Next, arrive at one of the neighborhoods historically most hit by violence in Medellín: La Comuna 13. Enter its colorful streets, while your guide brings you closer to its political and socioeconomic history. Fall in love with the hip-hop culture and the inspiring language of graffiti. Be amazed by the outdoor escalators, which connect the neighborhood and the panoramic views over the city, while enjoying a typical ice cream and interacting with local residents and artists. In the evening, conclude this wonderful cultural day.

Free Walking Tour Medellin's Historic Downtown

Free Walking Tour Medellin's Historic Downtown

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! Important info: this Tour is a shared experience called "Free Walking Tour" and our job is based on tips, which means that you are the one who decides how much your Guides deserve for their work. We suggest $50,000 COP per person which we consider is a fair value for your Freelance Guide considering the cost of a regular Walking Tour. This voluntary tip that you give to your guide is their way of making a living and maintaining this exciting job.

Medellín: City Tour by Electric Bike with Fruit & Coffee

Medellín: City Tour by Electric Bike with Fruit & Coffee

Get ready to explore Medellín in a completely unique way. Take a 4-hour (20 km) tour on an electric bike and be immersed in the city. Cruise safely through the city by bike lane, which will be followed for the majority of the tour. Start your tour in El Poblado and take the bike lane to Ciudad del Río, a modern and recently transformed area. Along with your expert guide visit some of the city's most iconic places, also places not often known by tourists. You will have the opportunity to climb a sacred hill (Cerro Nutibara), from here you can the see stunning views of the entire city. Whilst looking over the city, you will learn about the history and transformation of the city whilst enjoying delicious tropical fruits. On your next stop you will get to try some world class coffee. Visit Laureles, a traditional neighborhood, and enjoy a Colombian coffee experience. After a coffee break ride around the renovated City Stadium area and visit The City Hall and the iconic Plaza de las Luces.

Bike Tour Medellin with Snacks and Local Beer

Bike Tour Medellin with Snacks and Local Beer

Explore, Enjoy and connect with Medellin in a funny Bike city Tour that will give you the chance to explore more places in less time and trying local snacks and a local beer or a fresh juice. Ride Medellin and know local places with political context, heritage, architecture, graffiti, urbanism and local stories, through the unique perspective that a bike can give you. Smell, taste, listen and enjoy Medellin in a chilled ride that will let you experience places that you can only enjoy in a bike in a 4 hours bike tour Enjoy places that you never would go by your own. BiciTour Medellin. Since 2014 making locals.

City Tour Medellin with a Chiva or a thematic van

City Tour Medellin with a Chiva or a thematic van

Embark on a captivating journey through Medellin with our thematic vehicle transport, accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Begin the adventure with an immersive experience on the Metro and Metrocable, offering stunning views of the cityscape. Explore the rich history of Medellin by visiting iconic landmarks such as Pueblito Paisa, where the charm of a traditional village comes to life. Step into the serene oasis of Parque de los Pies Descalzos, a unique park that invites you to connect with nature through various sensory experiences. Continue your exploration with a visit to Parque Botero, showcasing the renowned sculptures of Fernando Botero, providing insight into the world of Colombian art. Throughout the journey, enjoy panoramic views of the city, capturing its vibrant essence and diverse landscapes. This itinerary offers a comprehensive understanding of Medellin's culture, traditions, and daily life, ensuring an enriching and memorable experience.

Medellín City Tour and Comuna 13 Experience

Medellín City Tour and Comuna 13 Experience

Embark on a seamless journey through the vibrant streets of Medellín with our comprehensive tour package, ensuring a hassle-free and enriching experience from start to finish. Transportation: Begin your adventure with comfortable and reliable transportation provided for both the outbound and return journey, allowing you to relax and enjoy the sights without worrying about logistics. Lunch: Indulge in a delicious lunch at a local eatery, where you'll savor authentic Colombian cuisine and recharge your energy for the rest of the day's adventures. Visits: Explore Medellín's iconic landmarks, including the lush Parque del Poblado, the charming Pueblito Paisa, the serene Parque de los Pies Descalzos, the captivating Plaza Botero, and the dynamic Parque de los Deseos. Metro and Metro Cable Access: Experience the city's efficient public transportation system firsthand with included access to the Metro and Metro Cable, offering panoramic views of the city as you glide effortlessly through the skyline. Graffiti and Electric Stairs in Comuna 13: Immerse yourself in the vibrant street art scene of Comuna 13, where colorful graffiti adorns the walls and electric stairs serve as a symbol of community resilience and transformation. Accompanying Guide: Benefit from the expertise and knowledge of a professional tour guide who will accompany you throughout the journey, providing insightful commentary and ensuring a memorable experience at every stop. Medical Assistance Card: For added peace of mind, each participant will have a medical assistance card, providing coverage and support in case of any unexpected medical needs during the tour. Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Medellín, where culture, history, and innovation converge to create an unforgettable experience. Join us on our tour and let us guide you through the vibrant tapestry of this dynamic city.

Medellin Shared Walking Tour Metro ticket included

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.

City tour,comuna 13,metro cable,parque botero,pueblito paisa

City tour,comuna 13,metro cable,parque botero,pueblito paisa

This tour allows our clients to enjoy two tours in one, with qualified personnel and private transportation, visiting several places on the same day, learning several stories and having the best experiences in our city, we will visit river parks, botero park , pueblito paisa, metro cable station and we will do the graffiti tour (comuna 13), In each place we will explain the information of interest and we will talk about the transformation of the city. The objective of this spectacular experience is to make you fall in love with Medellin. The duration is between 5 to 6 hours and we will return you to your hotel as long as it is within the city

Comuna 13 and Downtown Medellín City Tour

Comuna 13 and Downtown Medellín City Tour

At first, you will be picked up by our guide at the hotel. Soon after you will be heading downtown where the tour takes place. After visiting the museum, you will have a fun local experience at the most emblematic markets of Medellin’s history: Placita de Flórez. Here, you will have a gastronomic experience and you will get to try some fruits and walk along the halls full of local and national products, as you learn about the traditions and stories of this place. Your next stop is San Antonio Park, a sort of open-air gallery that includes some Botero's sculptures. Botero is a famous Colombian artist, known for playing with proportions of the images. Here you will be able to walk around the place as you learn more about the city with your guide. You will tour along gastronomic places where you will also get to have some treats! Continuing with Botero’s topic you will head to the last stop: Botero Square. The only open-air place in the world with 23 sculptures by the artist. Here, you will not only learn more about his work and life, but you will also get to know more about the city center of Medellin, the Metro system and culture, and much more. Your last but not least stop is a must when in Medellin: the Comuna 13. Here, you’ll take the Metro cable car to get to the comuna, where you’ll be part of its famous graffiti tour. You will get to see urban art, street artist and the warmth of locals who want to share their joy with you. Having finished this visit, the guide and the driver will take you back to your hotel. Take this tour as a starter and finish it wanting to know more about this fascinating city in this magical country that offers you everything.

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What people are saying about Plaza Botero

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The city tour is super good , you do a lot in a day , you get to visit some of the most important and Iconic places from Medellín, the Guide were always explaining about the history of the city and was very nice .

Very nice with a lot of information about each place visited. Oscar. Our guide made the trip a nice experience. With his kindness, empathy and professionalism.

Cesar was spectacular. We feel like we've known him before. Excellent guide, we loved how he told us the story and how he made us feel like family.

I highly recommend this excursion. The company is fun and I felt completely safe. Don't think twice!!

the atmosphere, the guide was very good and fun, it was great