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Real City Tours The Walking Tours

Medellin, Colombia
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Informative, fun and all around great experience.

I took the free walking tour when I first came to Medellin, and I recommend all of my visitors do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Maria R
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Medellin, Colombia
Very interesting tour

Our guide (Milo or Camilo) was very passionate and the way he spoke about Colombia and Medellin... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jackson G
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The Free Walking Tour is based on tips. Walk around Medellin's downtown with a local. Explore the historic districts and let this fascinating city come to life through stories, descriptions and urban legends.​ During 4 hours you will discover the most traditional squares and streets of the city. We will guide you through the history of Medellin, the culture and its people. Booking is required, please book on the website.
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Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed yesterday

I took the free walking tour when I first came to Medellin, and I recommend all of my visitors do the same. Everyone has thoroughly enjoyed this tour and the guides. It's incredibly informative without being dry and it helps visitors understand more about Medellin...More

Thank Maria R
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Reviewed yesterday

Our guide (Milo or Camilo) was very passionate and the way he spoke about Colombia and Medellin made this tour. I had some very interesting conversations with him. It was great to understand a bit more about the local culture and what local people feel...More

Thank Jackson G
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best city tour! You learn a lot about the city (current and past) and is good to get a deeper understanding of Medellin and the “Paísas”. Our guide Gustavo was amazing and did an excellent job! He is so intelligent and knows everything, interesting to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you want to get to know Medellin, you have to do this tour! Our Tourguide Milo was a really good guide. He has a lot of knowledge and was able to tell us a lot about the History of this nice city!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very informative tour with our guide Monsa. We spent 4 hours walking around the centre of Medellin, learning about the history of this fantastic city. We left feeling like we understood so much more and with a new love for the city! Highly recommended,...More

Thank Brett K
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I made the barrio transformation tour with a guide named Diomer. Diomer spoke perfect English, was very nice, and was very, very, very interesting. I could not stress that point enough. Listening to him was very pleasant. The tour lasted slightly longer than expected and...More

Thank Mathieu D
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tour was great!! Definitely a must do on preferably your first day in Medellin or 2nd day. You walk the city and get acquainted while your guide, shout out to Julio, who will give you great facts about the transistion of Medillin over the last...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I think this tour is a must, but I think they could condense it from four hours to two hours . I also thought that our tour guide was kind of pompous

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing city tour of Medellin with Julio. He was very kind and had an incredible knowledge on the city. The tour was very complete and interesting all way long. Definitely recommend this tour, especially if with Julio! Thanks!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide Monsa was amazing!! Very passionate about the history of the city and with a lot of knowledge. Highly recommended!!!!

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BADKITTYTS
1 June 2018|
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Response from danid7 | Reviewed this property |
I loved my guide and the tour was 3+ hours. We each gave $20 USD equivalent.
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Canadian_Girl613
31 May 2018|
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Response from Davina A | Reviewed this property |
It is absolutely necessary to sign up.Once we met at the station there was 3 groups ,ours was 23 people .Keep on tryin to sign up . If I rememer correctly you can only sign up day in advance .good luck
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