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Get an objective overview of Medellin’s turbulent history during a tour that takes you to Comuna 13 and sights associated with Pablo Escobar. Ideal for history buffs and first-time visitors, this tour transports you between hard-to-find attractions in safety and comfort, and comes with the insider knowledge of a guide.
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  • Pass by Virgen Rosa Mistica
  • 1
    Santa Maria De Los Angeles
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Cementerio Jardines Montesacro
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Parque San Antonio
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • Get the inside scoop on Medellin history during a Pablo Escobar tour
  • Choose between a morning or afternoon tour
  • Explore the city by public transport for a more local experience
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off are included
Important Information
  • Private bilingual driver-guide
  • Local guide at Comuna 13
  • 1 water bottle per person
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
  • If you will not be arriving at your destination within the specified reconfirmation period, please reconfirm with the local service provider prior to travel, or upon arrival at your destination. Please note that departure times and locations may vary slightly
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • 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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cubamyheart wrote a review Jan 2020
Bolton, Ontario, Canada379 contributions138 helpful votes
What a day!! Juan Carlos was an amazing tour guide! He gave us a wonderful history lesson on Pablo Escobar, Medellín and beautiful Colombia. He was very informative and his English was impeccable. Comuna 13 was heartbreaking, but inspirational and full of life, music and
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Response from Julio C, Director General at Do Not Say That Name
Responded 27 Jan 2020
Dear Cubamyheart Thanks for your review, we really apreciate the time you take to do it. I let know to Juan And Felipe the wonderful job than they made.
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Pavarroti wrote a review Dec 2019
Jedburgh, United Kingdom54 contributions50 helpful votes
We took this tour with Nico and our driver Daniel. Everything went as planned from pick up to drop off. Nico was a great guide, having lived in this area everyone knew him and he was able to give us insights to how the community has changed and developed over the years. Thanks
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Response from Julio C, Director General at Do Not Say That Name
Responded 8 Dec 2019
Dear Pavarroti, thanks for taking your time to make this review. Nico legit!!! He´s one of the best guides we have. Of course all the staff make a great job. Any time you want back, just let us know
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mike f wrote a review Nov 2019
Chilliwack, Canada12 contributions
Our guide Hector was incredible and his ability to tell such a compelling and accurate account of the life and death of Pablo Escobar kept us on the edge of our seats! Thank you so much for a wonderful day!
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Julio C, Director General at Do Not Say That Name
Responded 25 Nov 2019
Dear Mike f Thanks for your comments. We always try to make unique experiences. Hector will know your review. Any time you want back!!!
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Denise C wrote a review Mar 2019
12 contributions1 helpful vote
I had a great time with tour guide Hector Gaviria. He was very prompt picking us up from the hotel and took us to all of the locations on the tour. He was very knowledgeable of everything and a fun person to be around. His stories were amazing. It’s kind of sad the Colombian
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Response from Julio-Casadiego, Director General at Do Not Say That Name
Responded 30 Mar 2019
Dear Cocoa827 thanks a lot for your time to make this review. I´ll tell to Hector the great works he did. Any time you want back just let us know!
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Alexandra C wrote a review Feb 2019
Providence, Rhode Island27 contributions1 helpful vote
The Pablo Escobar and comuna 13 tour was great. With Leo as our guide it was awesome because he was very knowledgeable about all the history and trademarks of events. He made it fun and interactive where my 7yr old niece was able to participate and enjoy as well. Driving through
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Response from Julio-Casadiego, Director General at Do Not Say That Name
Responded 11 Feb 2019
Dear Alexandra. Thanks for your comments. All our guides always try to make remarkables experiences with visitors. Thanks for taking time to make this review, and any time you want back just let us know.
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About the operator

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Very good travel operator
Very fast and professional. Quick and clear turnaround. Driver and guide were top notch, highly recommended
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Great tour! Excellent guide!!!
You will want to take this tour!!! Juan Carlos was my tour guide. He was very friendly and easy to get along
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Excellent itinerary and communication!!!
My husband and I travelled to Colombia from Australia in July for 5 weeks. As independent travellers we were going
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Nicolas was the best guide I ever had while traveling! He was with us to Guatape and El Peñol, coffee farm, Comuna
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Nico made our trip. He was professional, friendly and gave us lots of information. Guatape was a pretty little to
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excellent service, excellent tour
This company was very organized and did what they said they would do. Helpful and knowledgeable. I would use them
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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