Full-Day Private Medellín City Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Medellín
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Tour description

This private full-day tour takes you to the most representative places in Medellin such as Pueblito Paisa, Botero Plaza, Barefoot Park, Park of Lights, Botanical Garden, Arvi Natural Reserve, Metro and Cable Car, stadium area, and electrical escalators of Comuna 13.Just to calrify in case there are typos, this tour does not include lunch or meals. Please excuse any outdated description on site, we´ll work to correct description word by word.

Once your bilingual driver has met you in the morning at the hotel or the location you have suggested for pickup, the tour heads north on a customized journey by an air-conditioned car. The first stop takes place at Pueblito Paisa (Little Town). A cozy replica of a typical Colombian village sitting right in the middle of the city which allows you to visualize the Medellín valley with amazing 360º views. Next, the tour goes on to the downtown area 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. Feel free to make stops along the way to take pictures, grab beverages and/or ask questions to your guide. Once at Botero Plaza, there is at least 15-minutes to take pictures in the area before heading to the stadium area, Laureles, and the cable car finally in order to give a real perspective on the real Medellin. Discover the reality and true atmosphere of this so-called rough area. This same area where social, government projects have improved the quality of life by widening walking paths, improving the foundations and appearances of surrounding houses and providing space for residents to be outside, including plastic slides for children to play on and enjoy their community. Walk around this new safe barrio with the assistance of your personal guide/driver, a native professional who knows his way around securely. Second and best part of the tour involves a vibrant visit to one of the most innovative slums in Medellín where nowadays residents can ride an escalator, in what the city’s Major said to be the first massive outdoor public escalator for use by residents of a poor area. After this fantastic journey you should be already familiar with this innovative city and its authentic neighborhoods as your private driver/guide takes you back to your hotel or any other location.NOTE: Just to calrify in case there are typos, this tour does not include lunch or meals. Please excuse any outdated description on site, we´ll work to correct description word by word.

What's included

  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Bare Foot Park (Parque de los Pies Descalzos)
  • Entry/Admission - Pueblito Paisa
  • Entry/Admission - Plaza Botero
  • Entry/Admission - Parque Explora
  • Entry/Admission - Medellin Metrocable
  • Entry/Admission - Parque de la Luz
  • Entry/Admission - Parque Arvi

What's not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Get inside tips from a local