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Half-Day Private Tour of Innovated Medellin

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    What to Expect
    You will be picked up at your hotel or hostel at either 9am or 2pm by our guide.

    Comuna 13 is one of the districts in Medellin that has suffered the horror of war, it was one of the most dangerous places in the city but nowadays this place is an example for the world in social transformation. The community has a new and different thinking and is introducing Hip Hop & grafiitis culture in their daily living.

    The tour begins with a little awareness that takes place in the park of San Antonio, break point to be aware of the change that occurred in the city of Medellin. Then we depart for the commune 13 to meet a local artist guide. Once in the Comuna 13 we take the cable car, up there we can get a glimpse of the initiative of the Government titled “Techo una historia” roofs and houses painted with huge graffiti. Back to station and walk to Casa Kolacho (Hip Hop House), where childs and kids from Comuna could learn breakdance, graffiti, Dj and rap (like an MC) all for free and around Hip Hop Culture.

    Keeping the tour, we will go to La Paz park in San Javier. Walk to Salado and 20 Julio neightborhood ans visit Escalators - one of the biggest projects in the city. We will walk the streets with guide explanation of what happened there, how the war recrudesce this place than the others in the city.

    The tour support artistic initiatives promoted by the group “Casa Kolacho” where children are taught singing and rap, breakdance and graffiti.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    We pick you up at your hotel, please provide us the details of your accommodation.
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point, or other location upon request.
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Local guide at comuna 13
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel/pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Souvenir
    • Food and drinks
    • No mentioned items
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
    • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Just finished an afternoon tour all over the city including Communa 13. Andres was super knowledgeable and BBoy with Casa Kolacho was great. Highly recommend this tour to learn about the city and all they are doing to improve the quality of life for many.
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    Response from Julio-Casadiego, Director General at Half-Day Private Tour of Innovated Medellin
    Responded 16 Apr. 2019
    Dear T01er Thanks for taking time to make this review. We really apreciate. All our tours try to make an unique experience for our passangers. Thanks again
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    Key Details
    • Colombia Travel Operator
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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