Explore the enchanting town of Guatapé, Colombia, where natural wonders meet rich history. Begin your journey by climbing the iconic 'La Piedra,' a towering granite rock with a 649-step staircase, and soak in panoramic views. As you stroll through the town's colorful streets adorned with hand-painted zócalos, you'll discover the story of a community that transformed from a Spanish settlement into a vibrant Colombian gem. Experience serene boat rides on interconnected lakes, immerse yourself in local traditions, and savor the flavors of Colombian cuisine. Guatapé offers a unique blend of history, culture, and breathtaking landscapes, making it a must-visit destination.
Medellín to Guatapé Cultural Day Tour: Itinerary
Departure from Medellín
Depart early from Medellín and set out on a scenic drive to Guatapé, soaking in the beauty of the Colombian countryside.
Arrival in Guatapé: Exploring the Town and Zócalos
Upon arrival in Guatapé, dive into the town's history with a guided walking tour. Admire the intricate zócalos that adorn the buildings, each telling a unique story.
Replica of Guatapé and Local Artisans
Visit the replica of the old town of Guatapé, gaining insight into the town's heritage and evolution. Explore the works of local artisans, witnessing their creative process.
El Peñol Rock Climb
Ascend the towering El Peñol Rock, taking in awe-inspiring views of the surrounding landscapes and learning about its geological significance.
Lunch in Guatapé
Enjoy a hearty Colombian lunch at a local restaurant, savoring the region's flavors.
Boat Tour on the Reservoir
Embark on a scenic boat tour on the Guatapé reservoir. Sail past picturesque islands and captivating rock formations, appreciating the tranquility of the waters.
Free Time and Exploration
Enjoy leisure time to roam Guatapé at your own pace. Wander the streets, relax by the water's edge, or explore charming cafes.
Return to Medellín
Bid farewell to Guatapé and journey back to Medellín, reminiscing about the cultural treasures you've experienced.
Arrival in Medellín
Arrive in Medellín in the evening, with lasting memories of a day filled with cultural immersion, natural beauty, and meaningful interactions in Guatapé.
This is an all included tour and private transportation.
All included Private Tour
Private Transportation - To and from hotel
Entry to La Piedra
Entry to Boat Tour
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