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Toucan Cafe & Tours

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“graffiti tour”(63 reviews)
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Toucan Cafe is Medellin's leading tourism center. We specialize in promoting Colombian coffee culture through a range of coffee farm tours and in-cafe workshops. We're also famous for our Medellin Graffiti Tour, a social transformation tour of...more
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Carrera 41A | Toucan Café, Corner of Calle 10 and Carrera 41A, Medellin 050021, Colombia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The workshop was worth every penny. The barista knows a lot about coffee and is also a great instructor. I was blind for so many years about what drinking good coffee really means. As the barista taught us how to prepare cappuccinos, espressos, ristrettos and...More

2  Thank Sandra Omeira S
ToucanMedellin, Owner at Toucan Cafe & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2015

Hi Sandra, really happy you learnt a lot from the Toucan Barista Workshop. Was a fun afternoon for all of us.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I tried to use Toucan Cafe's tours during a visit to Medellin. They were very easy to get in touch with, and I booked the graffiti tour, and requested a coffee farm tour (which needed a minimum number of participants to go, which didn't happen)....More

3  Thank Nyllie
ToucanMedellin, Owner at Toucan Cafe & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2016

Thanks for joining us at Toucan Cafe. We're sorry you came to the cafe when a couple of our staff were ill which is why we couldn't take payment and also why we had to substitute the Coffee tasting in Spanish at the last minute....More

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Reviewed yesterday

Guatape is absolutely stunning. It's a great day out. You visit the rock, have a good amount of time to take it all in, and then go to the lovely town. Breakfast and lunch are nothing special, but the tour is good value for money....More

Thank pommyfroggy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just arrived home after an amazing street food tour with the wonderful JuanPablo as our guide. We have been out for 5 hours! We have had an amazing time walking around the city as well as travelling by tram and cable car to see the...More

Thank Janet1Miltonkeynes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a fantastic experience with Toucan Tours during our Guatape Tour. We began with breakfast, and the toured the town of Guatape. The town is colourful, and the people are welcoming. Afterwards, we went to el Penon where you can choose to pay 18,000 COP...More

Thank Bryce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour and tour guide. We had a wonderful day sight-seeing and learning about coffee. We were the host at the Luna Llena coffee house, the family was all very pleasant and caring. Super nice experience and great coffee! We bought several coffee bags to...More

Thank MelissaTromp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met with Andres at the cafe for a coffee tasting. You will not meet anyone as enthusiastic about coffee as he is. He walked us through 7 different coffees and the in and outs of the process. We tasted them according to SCAA protocol....More

1  Thank mightymiles1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the Guatape tour very spontaneous and I actually used the chat on the toucan website to make sure, everything goes well. The person I wrote to in the chat was very unfriendly but confirmed our booking and the payment. When we arrived the...More

Thank N3752JBchristinat
Juan T, General Manager at Toucan Cafe & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our booking process is very simply and fully automated. On the day you booked there was a temporary outage on the email server and therefore several emails including the confirmation email to Tours Guatape was not sent, these things happen occasionally and are out of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I did both the graffiti and street food tour on consecutive days. Both were excellent. They involved exceptional explanation of cultural aspects of the city. You are taken on the public transport and use local guides too. You get to see so...More

Thank Joanna J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Comuna 13 Graffiti Tour was amazing. Our guide, Sebastian, who was great, was joined by a Casa Kolacho guide and hip hop artist from the neighborhood who gave us a personal introduction to the tragic history and amazing art and culture of Comuna 13....More

Thank ellennidy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Graffiti-tour is really “a must see” tour. It was all arranged very well and definitely worth the trip. All beautifull and interresting taggs and graffiti’s all in the “Comuna 13”. Our tourgide, Mike, could tell us a lot about the history of all graffiti’s...More

Thank Tasha060377
Juan T, General Manager at Toucan Cafe & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us on the Medellin Graffiti Tour and being part of this great transformation.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Samuel was our guide on what was hands down the best tour we have done in any city. He was extremely knowledgeable, flexible and just a great person to explore Medellin with. If this is your first time to Medellin book this walking tour. We...More

Thank Thomas K
Juan T, General Manager at Toucan Cafe & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us for one of our famous walking tours, we'll pass on your regards to Samuel.

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