This experience allows you to understand the surprising transformation of Medellín, which was known as the most dangerous city in the world and is now known as the most innovative and one of the most important tourist destinations in Latin America.
The tour includes places that explain its dark past, related to drug trafficking and its top lord, Pablo Escobar, and with armed guerrilla and paramilitary groups. Later you visit the places that show the transformation, such as Comuna 13; the public transport system, pioneer in the world, and the parks where the vibe of the today city is lived, with an air of futurism and originality.
Duration: 8 hours approx. (versions of shorter time available)
*Pick up at your accommodation in Medellín
*Visit to the Inflection Park (formerly Monaco Building, home of Pablo Escobar, which was converted into a memorial park dedicated to his victims)
*Visit to Comuna 13 (Neighborhoods that suffered the worst urban armed conflict in Colombian history and are now the symbol of transformation, full of art, modernism and entertainment)
*Metrocable ride (cable car that leads to the high neighborhoods of the hills of Medelllin)
*Visit to Plaza Botero (Park in the center of the city with 23 sculptures by the artist Fernando Botero and surrounded by emblematic buildings)
*Visit to Parques del Río and Parque de Pies Descalzos (adjoining parks that show the present and future of Medellín and that have solved several of the city's problems)
*When required, there is a break for lunch at the site of your choice (Lunch not included)
*The tour can be adjusted to your liking or need, including places like the Botanical Garden, Pueblito Paisa, Museums, etc.
Includes transportation, bilingual guide, insurance, bottles of water and Metrocable tickets.