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El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin

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    What to Expect
    Meet your private guide at your hotel in Medellín and hop into an air-conditioned car to start your tour. With just your guide and your private party, drive two hours to reach El Peñol, a well-known boulder with a great view of the surrounding area. Throughout the ride, listen to commentary about the history and culture of the area from your guide.

    Upon arrival, climb the 700 steps to the top of the boulder with your guide, who will entertain and inform you the entire trip. After admiring the view, come back down to tour the town of Guatape and eat lunch on the waterfront (own expense). You can optionally ride a boat around the lake, depending on time.

    Pass through a number of small towns before returning to your hotel (drop-off is later for passengers who choose the waterfall option).
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up guests from main hotels and airbnb in Medellin. For guests staying outside Medellin a meeting point will be given.
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Profesional bilingual tour guide
    • Entrance fee to the rock
    • Entry/Admission - Piedra Del Penol
    • Entry/Admission - Laguna de Guatape
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch (at own expense)
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please bring Colombian Pesos with you for souvenirs, food, tips etc.
    • Dress code is casual; wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    If you visit medellin you have to add one stop in this place, is amazing and beautiful, the local have a lot to offer, and the city is romantic whit tons of color, this place is really safe
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    Response from Alex R, Customer Care Manager at El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin
    Responded 08 Sep 2019
    Hello, we appreciate you telling everyone how safe our "El Penol and Guatape Private tour" really is. Thank you for stating how beautiful and romantic the colorful streets are. I'm very glad that you enjoyed yourself. Take care. Mike Galeano\ Medellin Travels
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    Our family had a great tour to El Penol and Guatape. The tour bus/van picked us up on time at our finca. The journey was pleasant and filled with good conversation with David. Everything was arranged when we got to El Penol. David conducted the walking tour of Guatape and
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    Response from Alex R, Propietario at El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin
    Responded 08 Sep 2019
    Hello and thank you very much for your candid review! I'm glad you mentioned that our guide was pleasant and that you had a good conversation with him. This is very important, as most guides from other places sound very mechanical and go by a script. We are all about having a blast on our tours, our customers are like family! Absolutely, we will be here with open arms when you come back to our beloved Medellin! Cheers, Alex from Medellintravels.com
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    Julian is an amazing tour guide. We learned about the history of the places we visited and the sights were spectacular. The minivan has nice comfortable seats for the drive from Medellín and back. This is truly a gorgeous country and tour.
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    Response from Alex R, Propietario at El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin
    Responded 19 Jun 2019
    Hello and thank you for reviewing Medellin Travels. We are more than elated that you had a great time on our El Penol and Guatape Private Tour. We are area experts, as we lived in El Penol for several years, so we know it like the back of our hands and know all of the ins and outs of this paradise. Thanks again for booking and trusting Medellin Travels for helping create your unforgettable memories. Kind regards, Alex from Medellin Travels
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    We are four friends who recently went to Guatapé with David. He was a fantastic tour guide and we had an amazing experience. The private tour was very comfortable and accommodating, even changing our pickup location and offering to change our drop off location to make time for
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    Response from Alex R, Gerente at El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin
    Responded 08 Jun 2019
    Hey Bryan, I'm glad you and the guys had an awesome tour and enjoyed our El Penol and Guatape tour with David. We thank you for reviewing us and appreciate you and your business. If you have friends and family coming down, don't hesitate to send them our way. They'll be in great hands just like you were. Regards, Medellin Travels
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    We had a great time with Oscar ! We were lucky to have him as our guide 2 days in a row. The rock is great to climb and enjoy the vistas. Have a fruity beer at the top to reward your efforts 🍺lunch in Guatape is fun as is the walk through the old village. Highly recommend- a
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    Response from Alex R, Propietario at El Peñol and Guatape Private Tour from Medellin
    Responded 29 Apr 2019
    Shelvet, we appreciate your review. We are very pleased that you had a fantastic time with Oscar, and that you enjoyed that cold brewski at the top of the rock! We were proudly voted the #1 tour company to Guatape in a recent magazine. We know the area well, as we lived there for several years, so travelers are in excellent hands, like you were! Thanks again! Alex from Medellintravels.com
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    • Duration: 8h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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