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Guatape colorfull town provided by City Vibes Tours

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Guatape colorfull town

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An authentic little village paisa, a site that due to its uniqueness has become one of the must-see destinations for those who travel to Antioquia, There are 740 steps to access the top of the imposing monolith Peñol de Guatapé or Piedra del Peñol, 220 meters high,a strategic place for those who climb to its summit, as they achieve the best panoramic view of the region and the reservoir of more than 2 200 hectares.
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    Stop: 2 hours
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    Piedra Del Penol
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Piedra Del Penol
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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bjcbarr wrote a review Aug 2019
Elmira, Canada2 contributions
My wife and I went on the Comuna 13 tour with Carlos, we very much enjoyed the tour and his insights to both the graffiti and the people who live in this part of Medellin. We were so impressed that we booked Carlos for the Guatape Tour the next day. This was also an awesome day.
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from carlospaezherrera, General Manager at Guatape colorfull town
Responded 2 Sep 2019
Hello Thank you so much for your review and for recommending us, it is great to hear you enjoyed the tours with Carlos and that you like the city and it’s surroundings. Our tour guides will become friends to make you feel at home. Please let us know when you come back we’ll assist you again Carlos Páez City Vibes Tours
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yafeskgabuji wrote a review May 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
Me and a few friends were recommended by a friend who has previously visited Colombia to use City Vibe Tours, we did 3 tours with them- Guatape colorful town, Medellin day tour and the Pablo Escobar full day tour. Our tour guide Carlos is very knowledgeable, accommodating and
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Date of experience: May 2019
2 Helpful votes
Response from carlospaezherrera, General Manager at Guatape colorfull town
Responded 18 Jul 2019
HelloYafes Thank you very much for your words they mean a lot to us, Carlos is very friendly and he always like to take care of our customers making them fell like a local or just taking care of all their needs showing the city and recommending nice places like restaurants, clubs bars in the city Looking forward to see you guys again Carlos Páez City Vibes Tours
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Juan Carlos M wrote a review Nov 2018
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Our trip to Guatape was a an experience like no other. This was my first time visiting Medellin, Colombia and by far this place offered the best scenery of what Medellin has to offer to its domestic people as well as its tourists. We first went to the replica of "El Peñol" which
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Date of experience: November 2018
Response from carlospaezherrera, General Manager at Guatape colorfull town
Responded 5 Dec 2018
Hello Juan Carlos It was very nice to serve you we love Guatapé is a really nice place outside the city. We are glad that you enjoyed the company of one of our best tour guides Jean he is very knowledgeable and kind and always willing to help all the needs of our customers Carlos Páez City Vibes Tours
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Go on tour with Carlos!
Carlos was a fantastic tour guide and we would gladly do another tour with him or recommend him to other people. He
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World class tour guide and AMAZING tour
It was an amazing tour with so much to see!! Carlos, our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Guata
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Amazing vacation in Medellin
The best experience I ever had was with City Vibes tour .. Carlos is an experienced , knowledgeable and pleasan
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Unbelievable Experience with Carlos and City Vibe Tours. The BEST in the business!
I cannot say enough about Carlos. He is the most intelligent and knowledgeable tour guide I have ever met. He know
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Had the best experience ever!!
The entire experience was nothing but excellent! I met Chino and he showed me the big Rock, the colorful city, did
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Carlos our Guide was great!
Carlos our guide was an amazing guide! We requested an english speaking guide but he also took the time to explain
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Great tour
The tour was amazing! I had the opportunity to visit places that I would have never been able to discover on my own
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Great experience
One of the best tours. The lady Erika was super nice to us, informative, all questions we had were answer, and she
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Great great tour and tour guide
We went to Guatape with my daughters and it was meant to be a relaxed get away but it wasn’t nice, it was Amazing!!
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Great tour
Awesome tour! Carlos was a great guide. Extremely knowledgeable and informative. Glad I got the spend the day with
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Awesome tour!
Awesome way to get to learn about to the city and learn it’s history. Definitely was on the bucket list. Our guide,
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Great tour
The best guide ever Juan was very helpful, knowledgeable and patient. I recommend using him in the future.
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Pablo and communa 13 tour
Carlos was my tour guide and he was spectacular! I really enjoyed his knowledge of Pablo and the issues surrounding
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Pablo Escobar Tour - City Tours (Carlos Guide) - THE BEST!
We had an amazing time today with our tour guide Carlos. Carlos was an excellent guide and we highly recommend him
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Jean is the best!!
I highly recommend Jean as your host in Medellin. He has done an amazing job on everything with me and my group. W
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  • Duration: 8h
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