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Full-Day Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) from Medellín - with unbiased reviews

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Full-Day Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) from Medellín

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Eliminate the hassle of traveling independently from Medellín to Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) and spectacular Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol) on this stress-free, full-day tour. As well as summiting Peñol Rock—a must-see for anyone visiting Medellín—you’ll enjoy visits to the local villages of Guarne and Marinilla. Continental breakfast and lunch are included with this tour for your convenience.
You'll start at
Cl. 9 #43a-38
Cl. 9 #43a-38, Medellín, Antioquia, ColombiaAt Parque del Poblado, 9th street side.
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  • 1
    Piedra Del Penol
    Stop: 9 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Laguna de Guatape
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Cl. 9 #43a-38
Cl. 9 #43a-38, Medellín, Antioquia, ColombiaAt Parque del Poblado, 9th street side.
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  • Get to Guatapé (Pueblo de Zocalos) stress free on a day trip from Medellín
  • Eliminate the hassles of public transportation or car rental
  • Summit Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol) for magnificent views
  • Enjoy a guided walking tour of historic, picturesque Guarne
  • Travel between Medellín, Peñol Rock, Guarne, and Maranilla with ease
  • Breakfast and lunch are included with this tour
What to Expect
Following departure from a meeting point in central Medellín, you’ll travel to the village of Guarne for a traditional Colombian breakfast accompanied by coffee. From there, continue to Marinilla to admire its town square and handful of historical sites. As you approach the town of Peñol, the dramatic silhouette of Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol) comes into view. Opt to ascend to the rock’s summit via 742 stairs and enjoy spectacular views of Lake Guatapé from the top. After a well-deserved break for lunch embarks on a walking tour of Guatapé town. The full-day tour concludes at your original departure point in Medellín.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cl. 9 #43a-38, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
10–12 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local taxes
  • Continental breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • English translator upon request (must request directly with the office at time of the booking)
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach with seating for 40
  • Travel Insurance
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance to climb to the Piedra Peñon is not included $18.000 COP
  • Entry/Admission - Piedra Del Penol
  • Entry/Admission - Laguna de Guatape
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions
  • Recommend comfortable clothes and shoes for walking; light jacket in the evening as it can cool off
  • There is no minimum number of clients required for booking. We have a programmed tour everyday.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Tours Guatape
Great tour!
I highly recommend this day tour! The full trip is very comfortable on the bus and there's some very interesting
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Richard S
Brooklyn, New York
Excellent hike and nice views
Beautiful views. Highly recommend We had private guide take us there. make sure to walk to the top. Also
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lynn s
Great tour
This was a very well organised tour which took us to all the main sights we wanted to see. Particular credit must
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Amisha A
Ottawa, Canada
Great tour and guide!
Such a great tour! I enjoyed everything thoroughly. Both the towns we stopped in were very cute and great to
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Paul M
Great full day trip!
TL;DR: great trip if you have a full day and around $30USD. This is a great tour and definitely shouldn't be
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Great tour, you get more than you pay for!
You get so much for just $30! Includes a comfortable ride, breakfast, lunch, information about medellin and the
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Patrick K
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Great and affordable tour
A very nice and affordable tour! The bus and the guides are very nice and they also gave good recommendations
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Mike S
New York City, New York
Town of guatape
Great for one day. Time is dead at night. Total waste. Spend time climbing to the top of the rock, take selfies,
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Freddy DC
London, United Kingdom
An excellent way to see the real Medellin, totally worth it.
If you're coming to Medellin not only because of the popular attraction of Pablo Escobar (not worth to waste a
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James S
Guatape / El Penol
Excellent day out with Tours Guatape. Xavier, Angela. and our Colombian English guide Sander were superb. Very
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Key Details
  • Duration: 10–12 hours
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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