Medellin City and Coffee Region Sightseeing Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Medellín
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Tour description

This special opportunity allows you to visit a sightseeing point in the city and spend the rest of the day by the countryside as you get tips from a local. Check out Medellin from every angle: touristy city places, coffee region, and local gastronomy, all inclusive. Tour hours are flexible so you may choose to start at your convenience. This private coffee tour guides you through the life cycle of gourmet coffee. Departing from Medellin you can follow the beans starting from their growing cycle through careful collection and selection of the finest beans.

Your driver will meet you at your hotel and head north to your first stop. You will stop at a little town called Pueblito Paisa, a cozy replicate 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 will be free time to walk around and take photos or grab snacks. After a guided visit, your local guide will wait for you to go on to the next stop downtown to visit barefoot park, the park of lights and the infamous Fernando Botero Plaza where 23 amazing statues of the most popular local artists reside.After a couple hours of city sightseeing, it will be time to leave and enter the Andes coffee region. Here you will be enchanted by the soothing scenery and farmers know how to serve the best coffee from their plantations for your cup. Halfway there you may stretch your legs at Titiribi town, a perfect spot to share majestic views of Tusa Peak. Known as the only natural pyramid on earth. The next stop will be at a real coffee farm to allow you a closer interaction with the plants and their collectors. There is enough free time to walk around this cozy coffee farm and take some great photos.Finally, your guide will drive you to Jardín Village, your final destination. You will have the opportunity to stop for a tasty traditional lunch in Jardín included in the price of the tour. Views of Jardín can be shared as you ride the cable car to the top of the mountain. Feel free to taste a local coffee which is included in your price, or take amazing photos of the beautiful scenery. There is enough time to enjoy the views for about 20 or 30 minutes before heading back down to the village using the same cable ride. After a fantastic journey through the coffee cycle, your private driver/guide takes you back to your hotel or any other location you feel like.

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included