Medellin's Transformation Tour

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What To Expect

After being a marginalized sector of the city, today the north of Medellin, with the Explora Park as a symbol of transformation, provides a unique set of world-renowned attractions and surprising to all visitors. A tour of the largest urban space designed to cultural and tourist development of the city that you cannot miss.

Highlights

  • Walk by the North: art, culture, science and nature in a unique space that will surprise you

  • Wonder your senses at Orquideorama, an artistic building that holds tropical flowers.

  • Visit La Ladera Library Park and know about the educational transformation of Medellin

Specifications

Type:
Tours in Medellin
Departs From:
Medellin
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick up
Duration:
4 hours
Availability:
daily at 9:00 AM; 2:00 PM
Product Code:
11519
Voucher info:
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Description

Medellín is a city to love for its mountains, friendly people, history and culture. It is the second most important capital of Colombia and in 2013 it was chosen as the most innovative city in the world both for its architecture and its transportation system.

Travel to a first class tourist destination that has a wide network of hotels, and lives his educational and cultural transformation enjoying their public spaces and discovering its history to learn about why it is said that Medellin is a city that pass from fear to hope.

Itinerary

Let's start knowing the transformation of Medellin in a new area of town called the Bicentennial Park and discover the surprising Memorial Museum in honor of the victims of violence as well as La Ladera Library Park, one of the symbols of Medellin's educational transformation that offers beautiful views of the city.

Then we will go to the area called Carabobo Norte where we find in one space art, nature, science and fun. Take a tour to the Botanical Gardens and its beautiful Orquideorama, the Park of Wishes and the building of Route N. Optionally you can enter the Explore Park, North Park or Municipal Planetarium. Many attractions to enjoy according to your likes.

Let be spread by the transformation and magic of Medellin!

Operating Hours

  • Mon - Fri 8:00 - 18:00

  • Sat 9:00 - 12:00

Includes

  • Hotel pick up

  • Expert tour guide in the language requested

  • Medical insurance day card

Excludes

  • Hotel drop-off (can be requested as optional)

  • Meals and drinks

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

Infants up to 4 years old are free of charge. Children below 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. The tour can be modified for groups if needed. Tour will be operated as a guaranteed small group tour with a maximum of 15 guests. Hotel drop off should be required at least 24 hours before the tour. We recommend comfortable shoes and clothes, good hydration and sunscreen. Attend to guide security recommendations. At the time of booking, we will inform you the exact pickup time at the hotel. You must be in the lobby at the scheduled time. Wait five minutes only, without exception. In case of no show there will be no refund.

Frecuent Asked Questions

Where is Medellín?

Medellin is the second largest city in Colombia and is located at the northwest of the country. It is one of the Latin-American cities with the most international projection.

How to travel to Medellin?

Medellín has the Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport, which receives flights from Miami, Madrid, New York, Panama, Lima, Quito, Caracas and Fort Lauderdale. The airport is half an hour from Medellin and has permanently taxi service.

What is the climate in Medellin?

Medellin enjoys spring-like weather throughout the year, ranging from 18 to 28 degrees Celsius (64-82 degrees Fahrenheit). We recommend cool cotton clothing and sunscreen. Remember that in Colombia there are no seasons so the weather does not vary much from month to month.

How to travel to Medellín?

Medellin has the Jose María Cordoba International Airport, which receives direct flights from Miami, Madrid, New York, Panama, Lima, Quito, Caracas and Fort Lauderdale. The airport is half an hour from Medellín and has permanently taxi service.

What is the climate in Medellin?

Medellin enjoys spring-like weather throughout the year, ranging from 18 to 28 degrees Celsius (64-82 degrees Fahrenheit). We recommend cool cotton clothing and sunscreen. Remember that in Colombia there are no seasons so the weather does not vary much from month to month.

Is there a restriction on visas to enter to Colombia?

There is no nationality restriction to travel to Colombia. A visa is required, except for citizens of the following countries (who stay strictly for tourism purposes and for a maximum of 90 days): Argentina, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Chile, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Spain, United States, Finland, France, Great Britain, Guatemala, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Mexico, Norway, The Netherlands, Peru, Poland, Republic of Korea (South Korea), Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela and foreign residents of Canada and the United States.

What is Colombia's official currency?

The official currency of Colombia is the peso. Notes can be of 1.000, 2.000, 5.000, 10.000, 20.000 y 50.000 pesos, and coins are of 50, 100, 200 y 500 pesos. One U.S. dollar equals approximately 2,000 Colombian pesos.

Is it safe to travel to Colombia?

Like elsewhere in the world, in Colombia is necessary to take some precautions to make your trip the best possible experience. Road travel, wander the cities and towns are very low risk activities. Watch your personal belongings. If you move to a rural area, always do it accompanied by tour guides and qualified personnel.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 8 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 20% Cancellation Fee (80% reimbursement): between 4 to 7 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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