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Cali heritage and historical walking tour 🏅

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Tripcol
Quality Verified Registered on June 14, 2023

We are the coolest team in Colombia, a group of journalists, anthropologists, historians and academics. If you are looking for a tour with historical, political, social and cultural context. Our tour is for you. Here you will have a synthesis of what we were, what we are and possibly what we will be.

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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

Would you like to know the history, culture and art of Cali, the capital of salsa? So, don't miss this free tour of the most emblematic places in the city, where you can admire its architecture, its landscape and its diversity. On this tour, you will visit:

The church of San Antonio, a colonial jewel that offers you a panoramic view of the city and a tradition of typical sweets.
The Tertulia museum, the main museum of modern and contemporary art in Cali, where you can appreciate a collection of American graphic works, watch a movie in its auditorium-cinema library and enjoy a show in its open-air theater.
The river boulevard, a public space that borders the Cali River, where you can relax in its small square, ride a bike, participate in cultural events and observe some of the most emblematic monuments of the city.

The Hermitage Church, a neo-Gothic church, inspired by the Ulm Cathedral, which will surprise you with its stone façade, its rose window, its clock, its pipe organ and its stained glass windows.
The clandestine pergola, a bar-restaurant on the pool terrace of the Hotel Santiago de Cali, where you can have fun in its three different environments, listen to various music, taste cocktails, attend a cinema forum and visit a museum dedicated to Jairo Varela, the creator of Grupo Niche.

The Jairo Varela square, a square that pays tribute to the master of Colombian salsa, with a bronze sculpture that forms the word Niche, with music inside, a gastronomic and cultural market and a stage for musical events.

This free tour is a unique opportunity to get to know Cali, a city full of life, color and flavor. Don't miss out and reserve your spot right now. We will wait for you! 😊


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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Cra. 5 #4-56, COMUNA 3, Cali, Valle d...
    Cra. 5 #4-56, COMUNA 3, Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
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    I will be in front of Viajero Hostel wearing a black t-shirt with the TripCol logo

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Saint Anthony's Church
  • 2
    Outside visit
    La Tertulia Museum
  • 3
    Outside visit
    The Cat of the River Monument
  • 4
    Outside visit
    River Boulevard
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Churchill the Ermita
  • 6
    Outside visit
    The Clandestine Pergola
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Plazoleta Jairo Varela

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

(15 ratings)
4.67
By category
Professionalism
4.57
Fun
4.5
Expression
4.57
Quality
4.57
Route
4.29
Silvana 08 Apr 2024
Argentina

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Excelente e interesante TOUR.
María Ángeles 18 Feb 2024
Barcelona

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Hicimos el tour con Carlos, un gran profesional. Fue todo muy ameno. Totalmente recomendable.
Lotus 09 Feb 2024

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Travelled alone - Feb 2024
It turned out that I was the only one going on the tour, so I got a private tour through the city. Carlos took his time, gave a lot of information, answered all my questions and was enthusiastic about showing me the places we visited. I would definitely recommend this tour!
Harry 26 Jan 2024

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Travelled alone - Jan 2024
Muy buena experiencia. Gracias, Carlos!
Pierre 19 Jan 2024
Montreal

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Travelled alone - Jan 2024
This is a good tour if this is your first day in Cali. I’ve been here for 5 days now and I knew most of the places we went. Carlos is an excellent guide, very sympathetic.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people 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.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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