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From Medellin: Guatape El Peñol with Boat, Breakfast & Lunch

From Medellin: Guatape El Peñol with Boat, Breakfast & Lunch

Discover the city of Guatapé on a guided tour from Medellín and learn about this colorful city from your guide. Board a sightseeing cruise to the breathtaking Piedra del Peñol followed by lunch. Start your morning with pickup from your accommodation in Medellín and travel to the vibrant city of Guatapé. With your guide, explore the colorful streets with their artistic tiled facades and fascinating history. Then, board a boat and sail through the reservoir. Enjoy panoramic views of Casa Museo, La Cruz, Piedras del Marial, Piedra del Peñol, and the ruins of the Pablo Escobar's vacation home. Learn about the sights from your guide. Disembark and visit the imposing Piedra del Peñol. Explore your lush surroundings with plenty of great photo opportunities, particularly if you choose to climb this impressive monument. After, regain your strength with a delicious lunch. Make one more stop at the Plaza de Zocalos and admire the colorful murals and the history behind them. After the tour, be returned to where you were picked up.

Medellín: Small Group Guatapé Tour and Luxury Boat Ride

Medellín: Small Group Guatapé Tour and Luxury Boat Ride

At 8:30 am, our journey begins, filled with anticipation and excitement. To kick off the day with the best energy, we'll indulge in a traditional breakfast at 9:45 am. Then, we'll venture through the charming town of El Peñol, making our way to its famous replica by 11 am. This scale replica of the old town square offers a majestic view of the reservoir and showcases the colonial charm of its architecture. But wait, there's more excitement ahead: the Penol Rock! Picture yourself climbing the 740 steps that lead to the summit of this colossal batholith. Upon reaching the top, you'll be rewarded with a breathtaking 360º view of the surrounding landscape. It's an experience like no other, allowing you to marvel at the sheer magnitude of nature as you ascend this towering granite rock. You'll have approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes to conquer the climb. Are you up for the challenge? After a satisfying typical lunch, at 2:30 pm, our adventure continues with an exclusive boat ride along the reservoir. Prepare to witness islands emerging from the water and behold stunning landscapes and properties dotting the area. Our final stop is the picturesque town of Guatapé. Here, your guide will lead you through the highlights, including the malecon, the iconic umbrella street, the zócalos square, the memory and trade street, and its main park and church. Then, you'll have 1 hour and 10 minutes to explore this charming town at your own pace. Embark on this unforgettable tour and discover the magic of Guatapé. It's an experience you'll cherish forever!

Guatapé: Private Island and El Peñól All-inclusive Trip

Guatapé: Private Island and El Peñól All-inclusive Trip

Our day begins at 8:00am where we will depart Medellín and travel for 1 hour and 15 minutes to enjoy a delicious typical Colombian breakfast. Are you ready to climb the grand PIEDRA DEL PEÑOL? This will be our second impressive stop! 740 steps carved up the rock will guide us to the very top of the Peñón of Guatapé, a huge rocky formation that provides epic and memorable views of Guatapé’s reservoir and its surroundings. After enjoying the impressive views from the peak of the rock, we will continue on to the next relaxing stop. After our trip down to the beautiful GUATAPÉ DAM, we will board a LUXURY BOAT, to explore the beautiful waters. During this relaxing segment of the tour we will be able to admire the impressive views, surrounded by green hills and picturesque mountains. We’ll continue this unique experience on our PRIVATE ISLAND which awaits you! Here we will have a delicious and complete lunch, provided with a variety of options of which vegetarian and vegan are available. After lunch you will have FREE TIME to enjoy the POOL, and JACUZZI with JETS as well as other water activities. All this, we provide for you in comfort of our private island! So bring your swimsuit to join us and enjoy a relaxing moment with majestic and unique views! We will then continue our experience, arriving at GUATAPÉ where we will learn all the history of the most colorful and beautiful town in Colombia. Our guides will take you through the most colorful streets, accompanied by engaging stories. After, we will grant you FREE TIME, so that you can explore the majestic streets and capture photos that will make part of your memories of Guatapé-Colombia. After a full day of adventure, color and tradition, we will return to Medellín at 6:55pm with our hearts full of unforgettable memories of our experience in Guatapé. Get ready to live an unforgettable day with Way Colombian Tours!

Medellin: Guatapé Day Trip & Boat to Pablo Escobar's Estate

Medellin: Guatapé Day Trip & Boat to Pablo Escobar's Estate

Take an exciting and fun-filled journey as you explore the breathtaking landscapes of Guatapé with this day trip aboard a themed bus that departs from Medellín. Go through picturesque villages, colorful streets, and majestic natural landscapes while immersing yourself in the history and culture of this charming region. Meet at the activity provider's stand in the lush El Poblado Park in Medellin. Hop aboard a comfortable and colorful bus for a fascinating journey through the past as you visit the iconic La Manuela property. Capture pictures of the brightly painted houses and buildings in Guatapé and don't miss the chance to snap an Insta-worthy photo under the umbrellas. Glide across the azure waters of the Guatapé Reservoir on your way to the abandoned Pablo Escobar's Hacienda La Manuela. Have the opportunity to participate in thrilling adventure sports such as paintball, jet skiing, and ATV tours for additional fee at the estate, or buy a ticket to climb the Peñol de Guatapé rock for breathtaking views of the surrounding area. See more with the option to stay overnight and return the next day at no additional cost, giving you additional time to explore the most iconic spots. Return to the El Poblado Park in Medellin at the end of your tour.

Medellín: Private Guatapé Tour w/ Breakfast, Lunch & Cruise

Medellín: Private Guatapé Tour w/ Breakfast, Lunch & Cruise

After being picked up from Medellin, drive for an hour and a half to the eastern Antioquia municipality of Guatapé.  Enjoy a guided tour through the town, where you will pass by the Casa Museo panorama, La Cruz, Piedras del Marial, Piedra del Peñol and the Ruins of the Hacienda La Manuela by Pablo Escobar. Discover a world of color among its streets, adorned with baseboards that tell stories of the town and its people.  Take a 1-hour boat tour through the reservoir to the picturesque town of Zócalos. Climb the 740 steps to reach the top of the Rock of Guatapé or Piedra del Peñol, a monolith which reaches 220 meters high.

Medellin: Guatape, El Peñol Coffee Farm Private Tour & Fruit

Medellin: Guatape, El Peñol Coffee Farm Private Tour & Fruit

one hour away from Medellin on our way to Guatape is our first stop. Marinilla is an agricultural town where you will enjoy the most exotic fruits of this region ,after this fruit tasting we continue to our traditional coffee farm in el Peñol where you will learn everything about the most famous drink in Colombia ,here with the company of a local farmer and an amazing landscape you will try 100% colombian organic coffee. after this delicius cup of coffee you will be ready to climb the rock of el Peñol , this is a 200 meters monolite with more than 700 steps and with one of the most beautiful panoramic view . after this activity you will be ready to explore the little colorful streets of Guatape always with the company and asistence of a professional bilingual tour guide .to finish you will enjoy lunch in the town and come back to Medellin .all the transportation is inclueded.

Medellín: Rock of Guatapé Trip with Cruise & Local Tastings

Medellín: Rock of Guatapé Trip with Cruise & Local Tastings

Guatape gastronomic tour, traveling is living, and we all want to know not only the places but also the characteristic flavors of each destination. you imagine? Tour one of the most beautiful wonders of the world "la piedra del peñol" while you get to know the history, culture and delight yourself with the main flavors of the region, experience Guatape y la piedra del peñol like never before, enjoy 7 tastings at different stops in the route. Unique in the market, Two Tours in One Get to know the history of Antioquia Gastronomy and Live Guatape like never before. Enjoy the freshest fruits in the sector, visit a small animal farm and connect with the wonderful mountain climate. Go through the longest tunnel in Latin America while you listen to the explanation of the geography, flora and fauna. Learn about the history of the town of Peñol, a town that was reborn from the ashes and even a photo in its imposing statue, walk through the most colorful streets of Colombia as you enter the town of Guatape and visit the street of the umbrellas, emblematic for its beauty , freshness and warmth, discover the socalos and how they are protagonists on the facades of all the houses in the town and take a boat ride through the dam while you enjoy a typical traditional dish called fiambre, meet typical crafts from the sector and try a rich solterita a cookie covered in homemade whipped cream, runs through the plaza de los socalos and returns to the bus to take an extraordinary walk and have the opportunity to climb the almost 800 steps that lead to the imposing stone of El Peñol.

From Medellin: Private Guatape Car Tour with Coffee Tour

From Medellin: Private Guatape Car Tour with Coffee Tour

Discover Guatape on a private, customizable tour by car from Medellin. Visit a coffee farm, walk up the mighty Rock of Guatape, and walk through vibrantly colorful village streets during your tour. Your guide will explain the culture and the history of the region, so you end your day full of local facts. Meet your guide at your hotel in Medellin and sit back and relax on the roughly 2-hour-long car ride to Guatape. Once there, stretch your legs with a walk through town. See the Main Square with its intricate white and red Cathedral, the colorful Plazotela de Los Zócalos, the Street of Memories, and more. Then, go on a 40-minute coffee tour, where you get a better understanding of the whole process of Colombian coffee, all told by the same farmers in the region. Next, climb up the 700 stairs to the top of the unmissable, 220-meter-high Rock of Guatape that looms over the town. Enjoy panoramic views of the Peńol reservoir from its peak. Best of all, as this is a private tour without any time restrictions, you can stop whenever you want and tailor the tour to suit your needs and preferences.

Guatapé & Peñol Rock Day Group Tour

Guatapé & Peñol Rock Day Group Tour

This charming town transports you to a world of vibrant colors and dreamy landscapes. Its iconic Piedra del Peñol, an imposing monolith that challenges adventurers to climb its steps, offers a panoramic view that will take your breath away. You can immerse yourself in the local culture as you walk through its streets decorated with artistic plinths and marvel at the picturesque architecture. The Guatapé reservoir adds a touch of serenity and fun, since you can enjoy water activities and relax next to its calm shores. You will not only find natural beauty, but also the warmth and hospitality of its people. Guatapé is a destination that will captivate you with its charm, becoming an unforgettable experience that you will not want to miss.

Guatapé: Day trip with Transport, Food & Boat

Guatapé: Day trip with Transport, Food & Boat

Discover the vibrant charm of Guatapé on an unforgettable one-day tour from Medellín! Immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of colors as you explore the picturesque town adorned with intricately painted facades. Your journey begins with a comfortable round-trip transportation from Medellín, ensuring a stress-free and scenic ride to this Colombian gem. As you arrive, kickstart your day with a delicious breakfast, fueling your adventure ahead. Embark on a guided tour through the lively streets of Guatapé, where each building tells a unique story through its vibrant and detailed artwork. Marvel at the artistic expression that adorns every corner, creating a visual feast for your senses. Next, experience the tranquility of the stunning lake that embraces Guatapé. Capture breathtaking moments against the backdrop of pristine waters and lush landscapes. The serenity of the lake provides the perfect setting for relaxation and reflection. No trip to Guatapé is complete without ascending the iconic Rock of Guatapé. While the entrance fee to the Rock is separate (approximately 8 US dollars), the panoramic views from the summit are priceless. Climb the stairs carved into the stone and be rewarded with a 360-degree panorama of the surrounding beauty. After a day filled with exploration, indulge in a delicious lunch, savoring local flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. As the tour comes to a close, relish the memories made in Guatapé before being transported back to Medellín, where the vibrant energy of the city awaits. Join us for an enchanting day in Guatapé, where every moment is a brushstroke on the canvas of your travel memories!

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