Medellín is considered the city of eternal spring, it is a paradise of textures, smells and tastes that will impress you along with the generosity and kindness of its inhabitants, this city has the necessary charm to allow you to enjoy a tour designed for the delight of its visitors. You will know the most emblematic places of the capital of Antioquia and its history, you will walk through incredible sites in the middle of a big city, which manages to harmonize spaces of relaxation with a wide commercial activity.
Bathrooms and private rooms, other features will be provided by the detailed services for each hotel of your choice.
Low level of difficulty, suitable for people without previous experience, short trips of up to one hour walking or by vehicle.
You will begin this tour arriving in a quiet way to the city of Medellín, where you will be picked up at the airport for the transfer to the chosen hotel. There you can relax and rest before starting this wonderful adventure.
During this tour you will have the opportunity to visit El Poblado park, a place that has more than 400 years old and where you can find beautiful and varied gardens. Allow yourself to know in this wonderful place a magnificent tree that has accompanied the park from the beginning and therefore has the same age as the park. Continue the tour visiting the Nutibara hill, where the famous Paisa village is located, a replica of the traditional town of Antioquia considered one of the largest natural parks of the urban perimeter, in this small town the houses preserve their architecture and colonial beauty. You will pass through the barefoot park where you will have the opportunity to walk on sand and submerge your feet in water, a perfect place to relax in the middle of the city. Continuing the tour, you will visit Botero square, an open-air museum with 23 monumental sculptures that will amaze you; You will also pass through the park of desires and through the Botanical Garden of Medellin, a space of culture, environmental education and shelter for a large number of species of native fauna and flora. Enjoy the panoramic tour through the park of lights. In the center of Medellin, you will enjoy a typical lunch and you will know the commercial and tourist area of the south of the city before knowing the Arví Park, a natural ecological space that aims to preserve, conserve and promote the cultural and environmental wealth of the region, the ideal place to end this day full of exciting cultural experiences.
You will start this day with a visit to Guatapé town, one of the most attractive municipalities, this place stands out for its colorful facades and beautiful architectural elements, also for the kindness of its people and its great and extensive natural wealth. You will visit the new Peñol temple: Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá, where you will find objects of the liturgy such as the altar of Virgen del Rosario, the bells, the confessionals, the clock, among others that were rescued from the old Peñol temple. During the day, you will have the option to move around the Embalse by boat and visit the Peñón in Guatapé, a monolith over 200 meters high, which you can visit by climbing the 740 steps that will take you to the top and give you the opportunity to appreciate an incredible view of the whole area. Finish this wonderful day by visiting the Plaza de los Zócalos.
This day will be full of colonial history and architecture. Start this tour visiting the Occident bridge, one of the first and most important hanging bridges in history, for this reason it was declared a national patrimony of Colombia in 1978. The tour will continue visiting the Municipality of Santa Fe de Antioquia, unique place for its colonial buildings, for the colorful and careful architecture of its facades and its cobbled streets. Then, visit the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica Minor of the Immaculate Conception, a wonderful place of great beauty. This basilica will be the first of the different churches in the region that you will visit during the tour, among these churches is the Santa Bárbara Church, Our Lady of Chiquinquirá Church and Jesus of Nazareth Church. To culminate this day full of culture you will know the Museum of Juan del Corral, this site is characterized by wonderful works from different periods of history: prehistory, conquest and independence.
Jardín Antioquia is considered to be one of the most beautiful villages in Colombia, this town is the center of great natural diversity and breathtaking scenery with its colorful houses steeped in history that have been preserved for generations. Enjoy this paradise while being transported by the Guarrucha cable car, which will give you a spectacular view. You will visit a beautiful place located between the mountains of the department of Antioquia: El Esplendor cave, where you will find that the road is surrounded by a magnificent vegetation, variety of fauna and flora and beautiful water sources. Finally, you will arrive at a majestic waterfall where you will be able to take a bath, to do rock climbing and fully enjoy this wonderful adventure.
Jericó Antioquia will be our first destination, this beautiful place is known as the Athens of the southwest thanks to its typography, the warmth of its people and the great variety and beauty of its landscapes. This place is a paradise with a warm climate and natural wealth, made up of an abundance of water and mountain forests that will welcome you on this tour full of nature. Then, you will visit the Botanical Garden Los Balsos located on El Salvador hill, which has beautiful stone paths, suspension bridges, variety of flora and fauna and spaces for recreation. Continue visiting the Mirador Cristo Rey, from where you will have a spectacular view of the entire town of Jericho. You will have the opportunity to visit the historical center of Jericho and enjoy a typical lunch of the region before visiting a coffee farm where you will know and enjoy the process of collection and preparation of the delicious Antioqueno coffee.
The last day, as usual you will take a breakfast on the hotel, after that, you will departure from the hotel to the airport, finishing this amazing adventure.
-Sunglasses, UV filter
-Hat or cap and sunscreen
-Water bottle, thermos or camelback for continuous hydration
-Towel for personal use to use during walks
-Small backpack to use during walks
-Shoes closed and comfortable to walk and easy to dry. Recommended to wear high boots. You can also bring extra sandals
-Lightweight jacket or raincoat
-Wear and use insect repellent
-Basic elements of personal hygiene
-Camera with additional batteries
-Traveler’s documents: passport, identity card or citizenship card, military passbook and health insurance card
• We recommend using comfortable clothes according to the climate of the city, preferably synthetic clothes of fast drying and of light colors. Long pants and shirts or long-sleeved shirts to protect from insects and the sun
• Respect the privacy of the natives of the region (indigenous and / or peasants)
• If you want to take photos with them you must ask permission first
• You must enjoy good health to make this trip
• Do not leave any kind of garbage in the places you visited
•Caring for and respecting the environment and the environment