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Medellín

Medellín, Colombia
Agencia de Turismo Incotur > Que hacer en Medellín
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Tour de Ciudad con Metro y Metro Cable

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Tour por la Ciudad o tour de compras.

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Tour a la piedra de el peñol y guatape

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Tour a santa fe de antioquia

CITY TOUR PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE (4 HOURS)–PRIVATE SERVICE

Have an excellent day touring around the city’s main sites, Setting off from the hotel we go to Pueblito Paisa, from here a great geographical view of Aburra Valley can be spotted Have an excellent day touring around the city’s main sites, setting off from the Hotel you start the first visit arriving to Pueblito Paisa, from there a great geographical view of Aburra Valley can be spotted and see a replica of a typical “paisa” village, as from the times when it was inhabited before the arrival of the Spaniards.

The center of the city is the following site where the growth and transformation from Villa to Medellín City is evident, we pass by San Antonio Park, San Ignacio’s square, La Playa Avenue, the mansions and houses of Prado’s neighborhood, the Metropolitan Church, one of the symbols of the paisas prosperity (The Coltejer Building), and finally the tour ends with a stop at El Parque de Las Esculturas, which contains more than 20 sculptures donated by Maestro Fernando Botero to the city of Medellín.

The tour continues through the renovated and transformed Zona Norte, where you will pass through Wishes park, La Casa de la Música (The house of music), Explora Park, Antioquia’s University, and the Botanical Gardens, then continuen to the west of the city , Passing by the Zero Point, Atanasio Girardot Sports Unit where most of the sports practiced in the city are developed, in addition to the Convention Center la Macarena old Plaza de Toros.

He last stop is the Plaza Mayor Convention Center and the Palace of Exhibitions, the main axis of the tourist vocation of the city. From here you can visit the Metropolitan Theater, the “”Intelligent Building of EPM (Public Services Enterprices of Medellin) and the Bare Foot Park . On the way back to the hotel you will also pass by Alpujarra where you will find the Medellin City and Antioquias Department’s Hall, Plaza de la Libertad (Freedom square), Parque de las Luces (lights park) and Empresas Públicas de Medellín’s public library.

Inside the tour you will also visit Poblado’s neiborhood area, where you will get to know Poblado’s Park, Lleras Park and the Golden Mile, the financial and hotel heart of the city.

Includes: Transportation in tourist vehicle, tour guide. Stops in the Park of the Barefoot, Sculpture Park, Desires Park and Pueblito Paisa. Assistance card (for it to be valid it is indispensable to have the full names of all pax and their identification numbers or passport, otherwise it can not be activated).

Timetable: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Note: For Pax accommodated in Poblado’s area, golden mile will be the first to know, for Accommodation in Laureles, Center and Palmas Avenue it is visited after visiting the Pueblito Paisa.

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HELICOPTER TOUR IN MEDELLIN (2 HOURS - 12 TO 15 MINUTES FLIGHT) - PRIVATE SERVICE

This tour constitutes a unique experience to contemplate the mountains that adorn the Aburra Valley, identify the most representative places in the city, discover the transformation of its architecture and delight in an unforgettable panorama of Medellín from the air. After being picked up from the hotel, they are taken to the Hangars of the Olaya Herrera Airport. Where they have a security talk.

Once this talk has been carried out, the helicopter experience begins taking a north direction and following the course of the Medellín river while contemplating the spectacular aerial view of Cerro Nutibara, on whose top is the replica of a “Pueblito Paisa”. From the air you can see Other scenarios such as: Atanasio Girardot Sports Unit, Barefoot Park, La Alpujarra Administrative Center, City Center, its beautiful architecture and its emblematic Coltejer building; the Medellín Metro, University of Antioquia,

Planetarium, Botanical Garden, explora Park, San Pedro Cemetery Museum, Spain Library Park, Metro Cable. Later, it is turned north – south, passing through the center of the city, where you can see the Plaza de las Esculturas, the Museo de Antioquia, to fly over the southeast of the city and visualize the Poblado neighborhood where much of the financial center is concentrated, doctor, hotelier, gastronomic and tourist of the City, the municipalities of Envigado and Sabaneta that are part of the industrial cultural development of Valle del Aburra, and finally we will proceed to return to the Olaya herrera Airport. Once the flight is done, they will be taken back to the hotel.

 

Includes: Transportation in a tourist vehicle to take them from the hotel to the airport and vice versa, accompanying guide for procedures (the flight is not accompanied by the guide) panoramic flight by helicopter with a capacity of 5 people each, insurance and taxes, airport tax, Flight Certificate. Attendance card (for it to be valid it is essential to have the full names of all the people and their identification numbers or passport, otherwise it cannot be activated)

Hours: Every day between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. however we recommend making the flight between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m.

 

 

 

Notes: Since there are only 1 or a maximum of 2 helicopters for the operation, a group of 20 people takes us approximately between 45 minutes and 1:30 so that everyone can have the experience of flying, time in which they must wait in the hangar.

The flight may be rescheduled or canceled if the following events occur: Bad weather (closure of airport operations), Emergency humanitarian assistance, Technical problems of the aircraft.

Important: It is essential to have the full name of all people with their respective identification number at the time of booking and carry the document they report to enter the Hangar, otherwise they will not be able to enter it. In case of forgetting the identity document of any of the people including children of any age who are going to make the flight and for some reason the arrival of people is delayed for the scheduled time of the flight, it carries a NO SHOW.

Recommendations:

Avoid going on tour with caps, hats, scarves, backpacks or loose items, as when you board the aircraft these items may collide with the rotor. Follow the safety instructions issued at the time of travel. The location of the passengers in the ship is made according to its weight and balance. There is a moment for the photos, this will be informed by our ground staff.

Una vez realizada esta charla inicia la experiencia en Helicóptero tomando rumbo norte y siguiendo el curso del rio Medellín mientras se contempla la espectacular vista aérea del Cerro Nutibara, en cuya cima se encuentra la réplica de un “Pueblito Paisa”. Desde el aire se puede apreciar Otros escenarios como: Unidad Deportiva Atanasio Girardot, Parque de los pies descalzos, Centro Administrativo la Alpujarra, Centro de la Ciudad, su bella arquitectura y su emblemático edificio Coltejer; el Metro de Medellín, Universidad de Antioquia,

Planetario, Jardín Botánico, Parque explora, Museo Cementerio San Pedro, Parque Biblioteca España, Metro Cable. Posteriormente se gira sentido norte – sur pasando por el centro de la Ciudad, donde se observa la Plaza de las Esculturas, el Museo de Antioquia, para sobrevolar el suroriente de la ciudad y visualizar el barrio Poblado donde se concentra gran parte del centro financiero, médico, hotelero, gastronómico y turístico de la Ciudad, los municipios de Envigado y Sabaneta que hacen parte del desarrollo culturale industrial del Valle del Aburra, y finalmente procederemos a regresar al Aeropuerto Olaya herrera. Una vez realizado el vuelo serán llevados de regreso al hotel.

 

Incluye: Transporte en vehículo de turismo para llevarlos del hotel al aeropuerto y viceversa, guía acompañante para los trámites (en el vuelo no los acompaña el guía) vuelo panorámico en Helicóptero con capacidad de 5 personas cada uno, seguros e impuestos, tasa aeroportuaria, Certificado de Vuelo. Tarjeta de asistencia (para que la misma sea válida es indispensable tener los nombre completos de todos los pax. y sus números de identificación o pasaporte, de lo contrario no podrá ser activada)

Horarios: Todos los días entre las 7:00 a.m. y las 5:00 p.m. sin embargo recomendamos realizar el vuelo entre las 8:30 a.m. y 11:00 a.m. o 1:30 p.m. las 3:30 p.m.

Notas: Dado que solo se cuenta con 1 o máximo 2 helicópteros para la operación, un grupo de 20 personas nos toma aproximadamente entre 45 minutos y 1:30 para que todos puedan tener la experiencia de volar, tiempo en el cual deben esperar en el hangar.

El vuelo podrá reprogramarse o ser cancelado si se presentan los siguientes eventos: Mal tiempo (cierre de operaciones del aeropuerto), Emergencia de atención humanitaria, Problemas técnicos de la aeronave.

Importante: Es indispensable tener el nombre completo de todas las personas con su respectivo número de identificación en el momento de la reserva y cargar con el documento que reporten para poder entrar al Hangar, de otra manera no podrán ingresar al mismo. En caso de olvidar el documento de identidad de alguna de las personas incluidos niños de cualquier edad que va a realizar el vuelo y por algún motivo se retrasa la llegada de las personas para la hora programada para el vuelo acarrea un NO SHOW.

Recomendaciones:

Evite al tour ir con gorras, sombreros, bufandas, morrales o elementos que estén sueltos, pues al subir a la aeronave estos elementos puedan chocar con el rotor Seguir las instrucciones de seguridad que se dictaran en el momento del viaje. La ubicación de los pasajeros en la nave se hace de acuerdo el peso y balance del mismo. Hay un momento por las fotos este se lo hará saber nuestro personal de tierra.

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Walking Tour (Centro Y Zona Norte) - Transporte Publico (6 Horas)

El objetivo de este tour es que el turista viva la cotidianidad de Medellín como un habitante más de la ciudad. Luego de recoger a los pax. En el hotel, dependiendo de su ubicación se toma un transporte público hasta el centro Administrativo la Alpujarra donde se conoce el edificio de la Gobernación de Antioquia, el Municipio de Medellín, el Edificio de la Dirección de Impuestos y Aduanas Nacionales, la caminata continua hacia la Estación Medellín del Ferrocarril de

Antioquia, desde allí se cruza la avenida San Juan y se conoce el Parque de las Luces y las Casonas Vasquez y Carrè, para luego seguir caminando por la tradicional calle Carabobo y llegar posteriormente al Parque de las Esculturas del Maestro Fernando Botero. En este lugar se va al emblemático Parque Berrio en cuya estación se toma el Metro y luego el Metro

Cable para conocer el Barrio Santo Domingo, una de las comunas más turísticas de Medellin debido al transporte masivo Metro.

Luego de descender de nuevo en el sistema del Metro Cable, se llega a la estación Universidad, donde se visita el Jardín Botánico, el Orquideorama y el Parque de los deseos donde se tiene un Refrigerio y se continúa la caminata hasta Ruta N, bordeando la Universidad de Antioquia.

Desde Ruta N se toma el sistema de Metro Plus (Buses articulados) para visitar una plaza de mercado, donde las frutas hacen un espectacular juego para tomar fotos de este lugar, se toma de nuevo el sistema de Metro Plus y se llega a la Estación Plaza Mayor. Donde se visita el Palacio de Exposiciones, el Centro de Convenciones Plaza Mayor, El Parque de los Pies Descalzos y el Edificio Inteligente de Empresas Públicas de Medellín.

Desde allí se regresan de nuevo en transporte público hasta sus hoteles

Incluye: Transporte público del hotel hasta la Alpujarra, transporte público desde Parque de los Pies Descalzos hastahotel, tiquetes de Metro, Metro Cable, Metro Plus, refrigerio ligero durante el recorrido, guía acompañante. Tarjeta de asistencia (para que la misma sea válida es indispensable tener los nombre completos de todos los pax. y sus números de identificación o pasaporte, de lo contrario no podrá ser activada)

Opcionales: Museo de Antioquia 18.000 COP/ 6 USD por persona (Adicionar 1 o 2 horas de recorrido) Circuito Relajante en Parque de los pies Descalzos (No tiene valor adicional) (adicionar 45 minutos al tiempo de recorrido)

Horarios: 9:00 a.m. a 3:00 p.m.

Recomendaciones: Se recomienda llevar ropa cómoda, protector solar y un suéter, chompa, chaqueta o casaca que permita ser puesta y retirada con facilidad pues hay posibilidades de variaciones de temperatura, zapatos cómodos para caminar y un paraguas o sobrilla. Recomendamos no llevar joyas u objetos de valor.

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Walking Tour – Graffitour (Comuna 13) - Transporte Público O Privado (5 Horas)

Graffitour is a historical, aesthetic and political route designed, led and executed by the collective Casa Kolacho, a group of Hip Hop performers from Medellin’s Commune 13.

After picking up the pax. In the hotel and depending on its location a public transport is taken or you come walking to one of the Metro stations heading to San Javier’s Metro station, place where starts the walking tour around San Javier neighborhood 1 and 2, to continue to the wall where the work “Orion Never More” located in Library Park Presbítero José Luis Arroyave I have inspired in one of the most difficult events lived by this commune. Then we go towards the Boulevard of the 99 passing by a water screen, to continue visiting El Salado neighborhood. The tour highlights the places that have marked the history of these neighborhoods and through the graffiti’s made by different artists in the area, they reveal the stories that move and inspire hope and the community’s search for better living conditions, as well as the tales of historical inequities and violence that are still present in the area.

The tour continues visiting the iconic Public Escalators located in Independencies neighborhood number 1 and from there return to the Metro station to take the Metro Cable there and have an aerial view of the neighborhoods that benefit from this system and finish the tour by returning in public transport to the hotels.

Part of the income of this tour is destined to finance the operation of the cultural center “Casa Kolacho”

Includes: Public transportation from the hotel to the nearest metro station and back to your hotel; public transportation from the nearest metro station to your hotel, Metro tickets, hydration during the tour, contribution to Casa Kolacho, tour guide. Assistance card (for it to be valid it is indispensable to have the full names of all pax and their identification numbers or passport, otherwise it can not be activated)

Timetable: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Recommendations: It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes, sunscreen and a sweater, or jacket that allows easy removal as there are possibilities of temperature variations, comfortable walking shoes and an umbrella. We recommend not bringing jewelry or valuables.

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EXPLORA PARK AND BOTANICAL GARDEN (6 HOURS)

This tour begins by picking up tourists at the hotel and heading to the Explora Park where we can enjoy one of the largest freshwater aquariums in South America and the vivarium with various exotic species, interact with science and technology and enter the different rooms themes that Parque Explora has.

Once we finish the tour of the Explora Park, we will have a snack before entering the Botanical Garden of Medellín, very close to Explora and where we can observe the beautiful construction of the Orquioderama, a specialized place for the launching of important events and a tour of the interior of the Garden will be made, which has various types of living collections, butterfly garden…

Includes: Transportation by tourist vehicle, accompanying guide and entrance to Explora. Stops at the Explora Park and Botanical Garden. Attendance card (for the match to be valid it is essential to have the full names of all the pax. And their identification or passport numbers, otherwise it cannot be activated).

Does not include: Expenses not included

Parque Explora Hours: Tuesday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. at 5:30 p.m.

With box office closing at 4:00 p.m. (If Monday is a holiday, we do not open on Tuesday)

Saturday, Sunday and Monday holidays: 10:00 a.m. at 6:30 p.m. With box office closing at 5:00 p.m.

Botanical Garden Hours: Except for special events, the Garden opens its doors from 9:00 a.m. at 4:30 p.m. in continuous working day, including fines of week and holidays.

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PICNIC IN GUATAPÉ BY HELICOPTER (4 HOURS - 60 MINUTES FLIGHT) - PRIVATE SERVICE

In this tour you will know one of the most important tourist attractions in the Antioquia region, with an impressive hydrographic panorama. The Guatape dam is the largest reservoir in the country, forming one of the most scenic landscapes in our region.

Guatape also has in its territory the popularly called Piedra de El Peñol which is actually called the Peñón de Guatapé a rock with more than 220 m in height which you will fly over making this flight experience aboard a helicopter even more spectacular. Before arriving at Guatapé, the points we will fly over will be: Pueblito Paisa, Atanasio Girardot Stadium, Downtown, La Alpujarra Administrative Center, Bello, Copacabana, Barbosa, Concepción, and the Guatapé Dam.

After flying around this gigantic rock we will land in Guatape for 2 hours. Once we set foot on the mainland, a picnic lunch will be waiting for us in the surroundings of the reservoir, where we can enjoy the tranquility that is breathed in the Colombian rural environment. With the energies recharged, we can enjoy this colorful town visiting the most important places in this municipality such as the houses with their artisan baseboards or a walk along the boardwalk, even climbing the 720 steps that go up to the top of the Piedra de El Peñol . After having enjoyed the charm of this Antioquia municipality, we will head to the city of Medellin through the Olaya Herrera Airport. Once the flight is done, they will be taken back to the hotel.

Includes: Transportation in a tourist vehicle to take them from the hotel to the airport and vice versa, accompanying guide for procedures (the flight is not accompanied by the guide) panoramic flight by helicopter with a capacity of 5 people each, insurance and taxes, airport tax, Flight Certificate. In Guatape we offer you a tourist transport and a professional guide to accompany you around the town. Attendance card (for it to be valid it is essential to have the full names of all pax. And their identification or passport numbers, otherwise it cannot be activated)

Hours: Every day between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. however we recommend making the flight between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. or

1:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m.

Notes: The flight may be rescheduled or canceled if the following events occur: Bad weather (closure of airport operations), Emergency humanitarian assistance, Technical problems of the aircraft.

 

 

Important: It is essential to have the full name of all people with their respective identification number at the time of booking and carry the document they report to enter the Hangar, otherwise they will not be able to enter it. In case of forgetting the identity document of any of the people including children of any age who are going to make the flight and for some reason the arrival of people is delayed for the scheduled time of the flight, it carries a NO SHOW.

Recommendations: Avoid going on the tour, go with caps, hats, scarves, backpacks, or loose items, as these items may collide with the rotor when you board the aircraft. Follow the safety instructions that will be issued at the time of the trip. The location of the passengers in the ship is made according to its weight and balance. There is a moment for the photos, this will be informed by our ground staff.

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EAST SIDE TOUR (8 HOURS) PEÑOL STONE AND DAM AREA – PRIVATE SERVICE

The Municipality of Guatapé and La Piedra del Peñol are 2 of the most important tourist places in the Surroundings of Medellin, located approximately 2 hours from the city, become one of the most visited places by tourists and the inhabitants of the City, for the fantastic country landscape, which contrasts with a stone of great height (297 meters) in the middle of a dam that generates great amount of the country electric power and one of the most picturesque villages of the country.

The tour starts with a stop at Artesanías Caballo de Troya, where a cultural tour of Colombia is done through the handicrafts, later after a journey of 1 hour and 30 minutes you will pass through the new town of Peñol, a fundamental starting point to Know the past, present and future of this beautiful area, continue with the visit to the majestic Peñol Stone there will have a panoramic view of the Guatapé – Peñol reservoir and those who wish can climb to the top of the Rock of Peñol in A route of more than 600 stops (ascending not included) Continue with the visit to the town of Guatapé famous for the details of the Zócalos of their houses, where a tour in Mototaxi is made through its streets.

In Guatapé you can also have time to take a tour on a typical boat (not included), enjoy the beautiful scenery, fly above the dam on the cable flight (not included) or just enjoy the craft stalls and the life of the boardwalk Of Guatapé.

If it is your first day in Medellín and it arrives in the morning hours or it is your last day in the city and leave in the afternoon hours (after 4:00 pm) to the José María Córdova airport, without any extra charge , You can start or end your visit to our city with this tour and at no additional cost we will take you to the hotel or airport (It is important to leave the hotel, leave with bags)

Includes: Transport in tourist vehicle, accompanying guide, return by Guatapé in mototaxi. Assistance card (for it to be valid it is necessary to have the full names of all pax. And their identification numbers or passport, otherwise it can not be activated). Stops in Handicrafts Artesanías Caballo de Troya, Peñol Stone and Guatapé.

Not Included: Lunch, food of any kind, ascent to the Peñol Stone ($ 19,000 per person), return in typical boat and / or tickets for cable flight.

Note: In case of leaving the day for the airport, the schedule and route is modified to be able to fulfill your flight itinerary. In case of arriving the day of the tour to Medellín, the tour begins after being picked up at the airport Jose Maria Cordova with the visit to the Stone of the Peñol, later Guatapè and on the return one enters in Artesanías Caballo de Troya and finishes leaving them in the hotel.

Timetable: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Value per person: It depends on the number of people.

Recommendations: It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes, sunscreen and a sweater or jacket that allows to be put on and off easily since there are possibilities of temperature variations.

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