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Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars - with unbiased reviews

Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars

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Overview
Experience the main hot spots of downtown Medellin during this 3-hour guided tour. Visit the old churches, learn the historical and artistic context of the magnificent bronze statues of maestro Botero, hop on board the aerial cable cars and enjoy a spectacular view of the city, walk alongside your expert guide and feel the vibe in the comuna, or 'barrio', to see how people live and survive on a daily basis.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Avoeden Cafe
Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Plaza Botero
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 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 Berrio
    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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You'll end at
Avoeden Cafe
Cra. 36 ###8a - 34, Medellín, Antioquia, ColombiaFor guest that are staying outside of El Poblado a meeting point will be given. AVOEDEN CAFE Carrera 36 #8A - 36
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Important Information
Departure Point
Avoeden Cafe, Cra. 36 ###8a - 34, 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
  • Pets are welcome
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
8Reviews
3Q&A
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SpiderJ wrote a review Oct 2019
14 contributions
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
6 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
Response from Alex R, Owner at Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars
Responded 5 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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kltrulove wrote a review Aug 2018
5 contributions6 helpful votes
Tour was really good with Pedro the tour guide. Spoke very good English. Very relaxed and knowledgeable about Medellin. Highly recommend doing this tour at the beginning. He also answered all my questions that I had during the tour.
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Response from Alex R, Owner at Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars
Responded 26 Aug 2018
Hey K, thanks for the review and for endorsing Pedro, he's a great guide. We are a solid group focused on providing our guests with unforgettable experiences that they will cherish forever. Thanks again. Alex from Medellin Travels
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hmikki wrote a review Apr 2018
81 contributions26 helpful votes
A bunch of friends and I did this private tour. Our guide, Alex picked us up in his Chevy SUV - very clean and spacious. Alex is great guy, immediately hit off with the group. Alex's USA upbringing meant we had no problem with communication (English), and his Colombian roots
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Date of experience: April 2018
Response from Alex R, Propietario at Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars
Responded 22 Apr 2018
Hello Band of Brothers, Thanks for the awesome review and for saying I fit in right with the group bro. We are a different type of tour company that focuses on our clients by creating Unforgettable Experiences, like our catchphrase says. Thanks for the confidence, for your business, and most importantly for keeping your word on doing the review. To me, a real man can only be measured by his actions, and you are a straight shooter my friend, thank you. Big Bear Hugs to the Band of Brothers. Alex from Medellin Travels
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CvdE-B wrote a review Jan 2018
5 contributions
Today was the perfect start with Sara as our guide!!!! Sara was able to answere any question that we had. We learned a lot about historical places, facts and other neighbourhoods of Medellín. A good tip to start your time in Medellín! Masha danki
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Response from Alex R, Propietario at Medellin City Walking Tour plus Metro Cable Cars
Responded 28 Jan 2018
Hello Marsha, awesome, I'm so happy that you had a perfect time with Sara, she's a great asset like the rest of our clan here at Medellin Travels. Cheers, Alex from Medellin Travels
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  • Duration: 3–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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