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Free tour

Free Tour Historic Center of Medellín

Duration: 3h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 21, 2019

We are a group of local guides who believe in the positive impact of tourism by offering you a complete cultural experience by foot through the streets of the historic centers of Bogotá, Medellín and Cartagena. Join us and discover what Colombia and our people have for you!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to Medellín, the city of eternal spring!

Get to know one of the most important and relevant cultures in the history of our country up close: the paisas! And the historic center of Medellín is the best living example we have to show you what we were and who we are.

We will immerse ourselves among its streets and its people to understand the history, development, conflict, and social commitment of an inclusive and innovative Medellín.

From the hand of local Paisa guides, you will understand how we reversed our dark and violent past, product of drug trafficking in the 80's and 90's, into a bright future that made us stronger thanks to the resilient, collective effort and social investment that today allows us to walk, visit and live in the city of “Eternal Spring”.

On this guided tour we will visit must-see places such as:

- Botero Square
- Freedom Square
- Park of Lights
- Barefoot Park
- An authentic market
- And much more!

We will move between passages, we will cross the famous Junín street and we will discover the essence of the center of Medellín.

Do not miss our unique and original tour where we continue to write history together!

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  • Meeting point:
    Cl. 52 #52-43, Medellín, Antioquia, C...
    Cl. 52 #52-43, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
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    Find us right in front of the entrance to the Museo de Antioquia, located in Plaza de Botero in El Centro de Medellín. (Red Umbrellas from Beyond Colombia)

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

129 ratings
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Monika 28 Nov 2022
100/100! Daniel was great, perfectly read the audience and had a ton of interesting stories to share. Don't hesitate to join :)
Heather 24 Nov 2022
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
We have been traveling for eight months and done a lot of walking tours. My husband commented that he’d rate our tour with Daniel as the best one. It was a great balance of history, local cultural exposure, and a blend of beauty and truth that spoke to the richness of the city and resilience of the people of Medellin.
Helen 23 Nov 2022
Daniel was an amazing tour guide! We learned so much about the history of Medellin and loved the immersive experience of walking, learning about the city, and stopping by local vendor stalls. Would recommend to anyone who is visiting!
Alej... 14 Nov 2022
Piura
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022
Excelente tour
Celine 12 Nov 2022
Bielefeld
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Davon abgesehen, dass das Zentrum von Medellin nicht viele Sehenswürdigkeiten zu bieten hat, konnte Daniel das Beste aus der Tour machen. Von Anfang an hat er einen super sympathischen Eindruck gemacht und er hat uns während der Tour alle Fragen beantwortet die wir hatten. Wir haben vieles über die Geschichte von Medellin erfahren und sogar noch einiges darüber hinaus. Daniel war ein super Guide und wir würden die Tour mit ihm definitiv weiter empfehlen!
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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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