GuruWalk Original
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⭐Graffiti Tour Comuna 13 "Magica" ⭐ Walking 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 visiting one of its most famous municipalities, La Comuna 13.
For many years it has been the epicenter of wars and confrontations between various groups outside the law, but today it is a sign that it is possible to live in hope, harmony and peace.
In this guruwalk we will tell you how La Comuna 13 went from being the most conflictive 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 living through 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 learn about local initiatives , you will enjoy a sample 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 neighborhoods in Medellín with our free tour!
Important tips:
- Wear comfortable shoes, hat and hydration carrier
- Don't leave the group
- The suggested contribution is COP $30,000 per person
- Have fun at all times and ask a lot, we want to answer everything!
- Arrive 15 minutes early . This way we will start on time.
- In case it is not possible to participate, please cancel the tour in advance on the GuruWalk page.
- The meeting point is at the main exit of the San Javier metro station. You recognize us with the green umbrella.

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What will we visit on this tour?

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

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Doña Alba Creams

    Tendras la Oportunidad de Degustar uno de los productos mas Famosos de la Comuna 13

  • 2
    Free admission
    Commune 13 Electric Stairs

    Visitaremos un Lugar muy innovador, Premio de la Comuna 13 y unicas en America Latina

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Aroma neighborhood coffee

    Para las Personas que deseen comprar un Cafe, recomendamos este lugar.

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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Sarah 18 May 2024

Guided by CRISTIAN
Travelled in couple - May 2024
The tour was amazing! Christian our guide was extremely engaging and really brought a personal touch to the tour. I would 100% recommend if you want to tour comuna 13.
Priscillia 18 May 2024

Guided by Cindy Tatiana
Travelled in couple - May 2024
Muy interessante, gracias Cindy!!!
Johanna 18 May 2024

Guided by Yeison
Travelled in couple - May 2024
Very informative tour with many things we didn’t know before. Our guide gave us a good overview about the situation now and then in Comuna 13 and social / political aspects. Very interesting and well organized. Our guide Yeison took very good care of our group and also walked us back to the bus station. Thanks again!
Aura 18 May 2024

Guided by Cindy Tatiana
Travelled in couple - May 2024
Cindy la mejor guía :)
Noelia 17 May 2024

Guided by Yhonatan
Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Yhonatan ha sido el mejor guía, gracias por compartir tus vivencias en la Comuna 13 y la realidad de la transformación de la misma. También por los detalles, como la crema y la pulsera. Nos ha encantado el tour, muy completo, divertido e informativo. 100% algo que hay que hacer en Medellín y si es de la mano de Yhonatan, mejor! :D
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Who is this tour for?

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

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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