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Medellin Graffiti Free Walking Tour made by locals in Comuna 13

  • Medellín
  • Available in: Spanish, English

About the guru World Lion Tour

My name is Leandro, I live in Comuna 13, we are a local guides who loves meeting people from all around the world, we have a lot of experience as a tour guides due to we've been working on this for long time, just let us give you the best experience:) We are very passionate and we are excited to make our work, for sure! you are going to enjoy this tour so much; you will ... More »

My name is Leandro, I live in Comuna 13, we are a local guides who loves meeting people from all around the world, we have a lot of experience as a tour guides due to we've been working on this for long time, just let us give you the best experience:) We are very passionate and we are excited to make our work, for sure! you are going to enjoy this tour so much; you will see art, culture and get the history of the Comuna 13, with local guides as well. we are very friendly, we like to meet new people from all over the world and show our city with quality and love.

About the tour

Hello travelers! today is a new day full of history, transformation and culture.

We want to invite you to know our Commune 13 in Medellin. a place that by its location became the most dangerous sector in the world, we will tell you what really happened in this area, why the rebel groups came here (COMUNA 13) how this place was conformed, stablished, the armed conflict talking about the 21 military operations from 1998 to 2002; including the two biggest ones which are Mariscal operation and Orion operation, and the transformation. that's why for a joint work, the comuna 13 of Medellin has become one of the most visited places in Antioquia, therefore we will tell you; the Genesis, the exodus and the transformation of my neighborhood through the Culture, Art, Graffiti, the street dance show and much more.

we will invite you to a delicious Ice Cream or Green Mango Ice Cream!

This Green Mango ice cream it's also a tipical one in the Comuna 13

It is a tour based on tips, it is recommended a basic contribution from 20,000$ per person, with this contribution we pay the platform and also the tour guides!

We are a group of Locals Tour Guides in the Comuna 13!

We are the most innovative tour guides in Commune 13!

We are located in Commune 13!

Join us on this interesting tour of the Commune 13 enjoying one of the best electric stairs in the world, due to its characteristics.

We will do a wonderful walking tour, once we get to the neighborhood; we'll see a lot of beautiful things like the graffiti mural and others.

We will also make 7 stops on this walking tour, to talk about the history and current events regarding Medellin and its beautiful places.

Recommendation:

The meeting point is at the main entrance of San Javier metro station.

We are wearing a red t-shirt and a red Umbrella which Logo says Guru Walk and World Lion Tour.

Bring Water

Bring Umbrella for the rain

Bring Sunscreen

Arrive 10 minutes early

Bring Cash for the Bus

Meeting point
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How to find me: San Javier Metro Station - Main entrance (it's not in the cable car or wire car) We are wearing a Red Cap, Red t-shirt and a red Umbrella that says (World Lion Tour)
Tour duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Tour schedule

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Ratings 721

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Evangeline

9 days ago

It was just okay. Our guide was nice but didn’t speak good unfortunate as it was an English tour. Some parts were very confusing as he didn’t properly explain things or events in context.

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Michael Laver

10 days ago

Our tour guide - Jason - was fantastic. He knew so much about the history of the area, and he was very passionate about the using tourism for positive social change. It is an amazing to be part of tour that helps change the lives of those who have less income.

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Gregory

11 days ago

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Vansha

11 days ago

I loved this tour! Was great to understand the history of the city from someone who was born and raised there.

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David medina

12 days ago

Muy lindo. Con gente local. Nuestro Guia vivía ahí y nos mostró la tienda de su tía y el local de su padre. Totalmente recomendable

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Lisa

12 days ago

The tour was really really great. Our tourguide Franklin was the perfect guide he could explain a lot about the Communa 13 because he was raised there and lived there for a long time. He told us all the stories about the wonderful graffitis.

We tasted the lovely Mango Ice cream and we had different dance and rap shows from the Communa 13 people which where really great. Even Franklin gave us a little rap session ;) thanks for a wonderful time in Communa 13, I would really recommend this tour.

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