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⭐Graffiti Tour Comuna 13 "Magic place" Free-Tour⭐

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Aic Tour
Quality Verified Registered on January 25, 2019

Hello! Welcome to Medellin and Comuna 13. We are local guides passionate about urban art, graffitis, our community, its people and its history. As local residents of this Comuna, we lived its past of conflict, but we also lived its great transformation. Join us to show you this incredible place, and let us be your guides and tell you the stories from the experiences that we lived.

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Tour description

If you have come to Medellín you cannot leave without knowing one of its most famous municipalities, La Comuna 13. For many years it has been the epicenter of wars and clashes of various groups outside the law, but today it is the sign that it does he can live in hope, harmony and peace. In this guruwalk we will tell you how La Comuna 13 went from being the most confrontational and dangerous place in Medellín, to becoming the most visited place in the city thanks to the change it has undergone. Its streets, its people, its artists, its escalators and its graffiti path are the clear example that after experiencing the worst years of war and violence, you can be reborn. We will explain the meaning of the most emblematic graffiti, you will have the opportunity to meet local initiatives, you will enjoy a show of music and urban art, you will visit the gallery of a local artist, you will enjoy the best views of the city, there will be food tastings, but above all you will have the opportunity to appreciate and understand La Comuna, its houses, its landscapes and share with its people. And since a picture is worth a thousand words ... I invite you to watch the video of our tour and I dare to live a unique experience in one of the most impressive districts of Medellín with our free tour! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=F3wR38__F8E Important tips: - Wear comfortable shoes, a hat and a hydration carrier - Do not leave the group - The suggested contribution is COP $ 20,000 per person - Have fun at all times and ask a lot we want to answer everything! - Arrive 15 minutes early. - In case it is not possible to participate, please cancel the tour in advance on the GuruWalk page. - The meeting point is located at the main exit of the San Javier metro station. You recognize us with the green umbrella.

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  • Meeting point:
    794P+W6 Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
    794P+W6 Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
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    Please note that the meeting point is the San Javier station line B exit, we will be with a green umbrella

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

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4.76
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4.81
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Garleth 09 Dec 2022
Cusco
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Travelled in group - Dec 2022
Jhonatan un capo 😃 nos gustó mucho el recorrido aunque sentimos que de día se aprecia mucho mejor 😁 el arte !!! Súper recomendado 10/10
Tomas 08 Dec 2022
San Francisco
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Travelled in couple - Dec 2022
Absolutely fantastic tour, Christian is a great guide!
María 07 Dec 2022
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Travelled alone - Dec 2022
Excelente, me encanto su valide y l forma en la que nos dejaron ver la historia de la comuna
Eileen 07 Dec 2022
Portland
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Travelled in couple - Dec 2022
Not worthwhile, esp if you've done other tours to learn about the history of cocaine, Pablo, etc. Tour ended at top of Communa 13 so our group was a bit stranded. Found our way down the escalators and hills and wandered a few streets to find the bus to take us back to meeting pt at San Javier Metro. Also didn't know ahead of time that you need 3000 pesos pp to ride a bus from meeting point to real start of tour (and back, 1500 each way). Ridiculous.
Cris... 06 Dec 2022
Madrid
Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Lugar muy interesante, y los gurus fantásticos (en especial Leidy). Pero hay que ir preparado para constantes peticiones de donativos.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
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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