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Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars provided by Medellin Travels

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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We at Medellin Travels take pride in being the only tour company selected by our local government to work in a pilot enabling the proper protocol and management of covid 19 for our staff and International guests. We're also the only company utilizing a new product that eradicates covid in seconds.
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Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    The Charlee Lifestyle
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • Pass by
    Parque de El Poblado
    Parque Ciudad del Rio
  • 1
    Plaza Botero
    Stop: 40 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Rafael Uribe Uribe Palace of Culture
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Basilica of Our Lady of Candelaria
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 4
    Parque Berrío
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    Iglesia de la Veracruz
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 6
    Medellin Metrocable
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Parque Arvi
  • You'll end at
    The Charlee Lifestyle
    Cl. 9a ###37-16, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
    Outside The Charlee Hotel
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
The Charlee Lifestyle, Cl. 9a ###37-16, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
Duration
3–5 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional certified guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (El Poblado only)
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • All Metro and Metrocable fees
  • Entry/Admission - Medellin Metrocable
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Guests staying in other areas will need to contact provider for a meeting point
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Bring Colombian pesos for souvenirs, water, tips, etc.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Alexa Y wrote a review Feb 2021
8 contributions2 helpful votes
Carlos was a very knowledgable guide and, with our tour group being only two, he was able to cater the afternoon to our specific interests! He showed us how to take local transportation and did an excellent job of explaining all the sites we visited and the local culture.
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Garrett S wrote a review Feb 2021
Lima, Peru3 contributions1 helpful vote
Our guide Carlos was super knowledgeable, friendly, and went above and beyond leading us around. Definitely recommend!
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1889SveinT wrote a review Feb 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Lovely walk with metro-ride and cable car to see and know Medellín centre and city. Our guide spoke perfect English and we had a great outing.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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SpiderJ wrote a review Oct 2019
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom14 contributions2 helpful votes
Carlos was a great for my tour. Nice cable car ride into the hills. Carlos pointing out places of interest and explaining how important the metrocable has become for the previously isolated communities in the hills. Also happy to answer any questions about Medellín and Colombia
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tinasieps wrote a review Jan 2019
San Francisco, California6 contributions5 helpful votes
On our first day in Medellin we wanted to get a "lay of the land" best way to do this is with a Medellin city walking tour + cable cars. Our tour guide was David who spoke perfect English and was very knowledgable. We went downtown to Botero Plaza, rode the Metro, and had a
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Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Alex R, Owner at Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars
Responded 6 Jan 2019
Hello Tina! Thank you for the awesome review! It's nice when guests like yourself notice the nuances. Thank you for letting others know that we are a very different tour company, completely focused on creating unforgettable experiences for our guests. Cheers! Alex from Medellintravels.com
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paulinegrd20
paulinegrd20
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Wonderful tour !
We had a very good time in « Comuna 13 », it’s a very interesting tour and our guide, Carlos, was very nice and pro
646natashav
646natashav
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Unique Tour of Medellin
A very informative, interesting tour with Carlos who was very knowledgeable about this dark period of Colombian his
113ayaz
113ayaz
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We met Pablo Escobar’s son!
Carlos, firstly I wanna say this is so overdue! We went on this tour in June 2019. It was just my friend and I. Car
Adriana and Ken 8
Adriana and Ken 8
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Transportation is not efficient and guide was quiet
Lina was very helpful when we needed to change our tour from the afternoon to the morning. Carlos was also very fri
gregfdxx
gregfdxx
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Informative.
My guide Carlos was great. He was extremely knowledgeable and answered all my questions. One byproduct from the tou
M883BJsophiel
M883BJsophiel
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Great tour - very knowledgeable guide
Daniela our guide was brilliant. She was incredibly knowledgeable about Escobar’s life - but also how he impacted s
Fabio_Caraffini
Fabio_Caraffini
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The Giant Penol Stone!
If you visit Guatape, then you must spend some time going up to the El Penol rock, a single huge stone form whose t
NotJeff
NotJeff
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Guide Has Great Energy!
Went on a tour with George, who was dynamic and informative! Favorite part of the tour (by far!) was La Catedral -
764josepho
764josepho
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Joseph
Carlos my private guide was amazing with all his knowledge about pablo, I was really impressed with the tour. I wa
barabull
barabull
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An interesting insight into a different history!
The tour provides an overview of what it was like in Medellín in the 1980s and 90s. This is a part of the city's h
agamy147
agamy147
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Amazing
Was such an amazing tour, got picked up from the hotel at the Poblado, car was nice, guide was fluent english speak
Orla D
Orla D
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An Interesting Tour
Good communication beforehand confirming pick up from our hotel . Daniella our guide arrived in good time and broug
MarcusMM86
MarcusMM86
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Jorge (tourguide) is really great!
I would really recommand this tour! We had a private tour with Jorge and it was amazing! Jorge is great, he knows a
L7641IJwendys
L7641IJwendys
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Average Tour
The good: Responsive to emails and timely with pick up and instructions The bad: While we had a decent time tour
jameslT7464AO
jameslT7464AO
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Perfect Day Trip
I was a little concerned initially with spending the money on a private tour, but I am very glad I did. Our guide
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  • Duration: 3–5 hours
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