5 Day Medellín and Surroundings
This is the Most Complete 5 Day Medellin and Surroundings Tour available Anywhere!
Included in this tour is a trip to Guatape Rock, where you’ll have the chance to climb the 740 steps to the very top and an absolutely magical view.
You’ll take a scenic journey to the beautiful historical town of Santa Fe de Antioquia, stopping for a cable car ride across a lush green valley on the way.
You’ll also enjoy taking the most complete Medellin City tour, including Plaza Botero, a tram ride, and cable car ride over Medellín houses.
You’ll discover the dark history of this wonderful city, with a tour of Comuna 13, where you’ll learn the meaning behind some of the most outstanding graffiti you’ll ever see.
You’ll stay a night in the beautiful town of Jardin, and enjoy a tour of this wonderful area, along with a visit to the heritage town of Jerico!ItineraryDay 1: Medellín, ColombiaStop At:
Medellin, Medellin, Antioquia Department
Arrive at any time to be collected from the airport and taken to your accommodation to check-in and relax.
Duration: 12 hours
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Obo Hotel or similarDay 2: City Tour & Comuna 13Stop At:
Comuna13, Medellin Colombia
You’ll enjoy an amazing tour of the city of Eternal Spring (so named for its consistent weather all year long). On this tour, you’ll see the most important locations in this grand city, and enjoy a mix of culture, history, and local traditions.
Combined with this tour you’re also going to enjoy an extraordinary tour through Comuna 13. Once a place unsafe for the police, this is now a hub for tourism with amazing murals and graffiti covering the street walls. Along with this you’ll enjoy wonderful views and ride the outdoor escalators.
Your tour will be finishing up around 2 pm, which will give you the remainder of the day free to explore.
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation included: Obo Hotel or similarDay 3: What a Rock - Guatape!Stop At:
Guatape, Guatape, Antioquia Department
You’ll enjoy a beautiful drive through the scenery of Antioquia towards Guatape Rock. On the way, you’ll be stopping at a replica of Old Peñol’s town plaza. The original town was actually sunk and is now at the bottom of Lake Guatape. The only piece still visible is the spiral from the church tower.
Next on today’s adventure will be La Pierda (The Rock or better know as Guatape Rock). This is simply a wonderful and huge stone standing tall and overlooking Lake Guatape far below. Once here you’ll have the opportunity to climb the 740 steps up to the very top, with breathtaking views every step of the way.
Following this, you’ll explore the colorful town of Guatape itself and stop for a spot of lunch at one of the many restaurants.
Duration: 9 hours
Accommodation included: Obo Hotel or similarDay 4: Santa Fe de Antioquia / JardinStop At:
Santa Fe de Antioquia, Santa Fe de Antioquia, Antioquia Department
You enjoy the wonderful scenery on the way almost as much as the historic town of Santa Fe de Antioquia, where you will enjoy a fantastic guided tour through this beautiful town. Here you will discover buildings dating back to the colonial times, an absolutely delightful plaza (main square) and learn the history of the church that was never completed.
After you have wandered these stone streets and taken many perfect photos you will continue on to the Western Bridge. This bridge was actually built by an architect that was also involved with building the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. Following more photos of this famous piece of history, you’ll cross this swinging bridge and start on your relaxing journey to Jardin, where you’ll be checking into your hotel and enjoy a relaxing evening in yet another beautiful setting.
Duration: 20 hours
Accommodation included: Hosteria El Paraiso or similarDay 5: Jardin / Jerico / Medellín Stop At:
Jardin, Jardin, Antioquia Department
You’ll wake to the sound of the birds or perhaps the church bells in the town square of Jardin. You’ve enjoyed a wonderful breakfast and enjoy a fabulous morning tour of this picturesque town wandering the streets marveling at the colonial buildings and balconies full of flowers.
Duration: 5 hoursStop At:
Jerico, Jerico, Antioquia Department
Next, you’ll start on your journey to Jerico; another simply breathtaking town, full of amazing scenes straight out of the set of a romantic movie.
You'll be arriving in time for some lunch before starting on a wonderful walking tour of this beautiful heritage-listed town, before relaxing in your transport and heading back to Medellín.
Duration: 2 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 9 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"We are always monitoring health and security issues and will always keep our travelers' informed of any necessary changes that may be needed for upcoming travel plans."
Hora de Inicio:
6/24/2020 - 7/26/2022
Duración: 5 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
|Monday - Sunday:||12:00 AM - 11:30 PM|
Traveler pickup is offered
Airport transfers, as well as daily pickup and drop-off from your hotel.Airports
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
- Jose Marie Cordova Airport, Medellin Colombia
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.