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Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13 provided by Medellin City Services

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Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Pablo Escobar was the 7th-richest man in the world. His successful operations had allowed him to own luxurious residences, expensive cars and even airplanes: Monaco building Catedral (Pablo's prison) Cemetery Rooftop at Los Olivos where Pablo was caught Electrical escalators of Comuna 13  Learn how Colombia finally got rid of Pablo on this 5 hours tour that takes you to the places where the druglord was defeated and the innovative comuna 13 community. This tour will provide a great learning experience as to what should NOT happen in society and which characters should be the real heroes. Tour focuses on the victims by telling stories of those who suffer most, like police officers and government officials. Since there is no glorification, at the end you will understand how resilient the people from Medellin have been. In fact, it is the most innovative city.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Centro Administrativo La Alpujarra
    Estadio Atanasio Girardot
  • 1
    Escaleras Electricas De La Comuna 13
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 2
    Cementerio Jardines Montesacro
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Envigado
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    Placita de Florez
    Stop: 15 minutes
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Duration
5h
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Guides are required to wear masks
  • Travelers are required to wear masks
  • Private groups, no interaction with other travelers
  • Guides: Temperature is measured at the beginning of each working day
  • Periodic disinfection of vehicles
  • Use of antibacterial gel and alcohol
  • 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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catherine H wrote a review Mar 2020
Liverpool, United Kingdom37 contributions12 helpful votes
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We had an amazing day on this tour with the best guide ever Juan. Juan was informative, friendly, professional and his knowledge was fantastic as was his English. Comuna 13 is an incredible place to visit, once a no go area due to the violence of the Escobar days the place now
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Response from Camillo U, Owner at Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13
Responded 17 Mar 2020
Dear 626catherineg, Thanks a million for taking the time to write this impressive comment, means everything to us. You are right, there is so much more to Medellin than the Narcos. We are glad you have noticed there is no glorification here. Please keep us posted on your next visit! Looking forward, Camilo Uribe Medellin City Services®
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Casper V wrote a review Jan 2020
New York City, New York17 contributions3 helpful votes
Our guide Mario took me and my GF on a private tour through Medellin where he shared the history of the city as well as the story of Pablo Escobar. He was very much on point, got all the details and his English was perfect!
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Response from MedellinCityTours, Propietario at Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13
Responded 28 Jan 2020
Dear caspertjev, Thanks for these words, amazing to hear you have gotten all the details with a private bilingual guide who speaks fluent english. We specialize in custom tours in order to pay close attention to your expectations from the start. Please keep us posted on your next visit! Sincerely, Camilo Uribe Medellin City Services®
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heathermax777 wrote a review Dec 2019
Ringwood, United Kingdom4 contributions2 helpful votes
The Pablo and Comuna 13 tour was amazing. Our guide a Wilson was fantastic, so knowledgeable and great fun. We felt so safe with him. Our children (11 and 8) loved it. Thank you so much. We would highly recommend
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from MedellinCityTours, Propietario at Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13
Responded 24 Dec 2019
Dear heathermax777, Thanks for the words, such an honor you recommend us. Is great to hear you now have a better picture of the old vs new Medellin, lead by a professional who is knowledgeable and fun. Will be a pleasure to assist your lovely family in the near future! Sincerely, Camilo Uribe Medellin City Services
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Liz C wrote a review Dec 2019
Miami, Florida7 contributions
+2
A M A Z I N G! Me and my boyfriend went on a private tour and did the Pablo Escobar and the New Medellin - Communa 13 Tour. Julio Cesar, a BIG THANK YOU. Your information, your empathy, your honesty, and everything on the tour was awesome. Truly appreciated every minute of it.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from MedellinCityTours, Propietario at Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13
Responded 10 Dec 2019
Dear lizc0624, Thanks so much, we are delighted to hear from you. Fantastic to know tour was amazing due to guide`s empathy, honesty, and awesome logistics. We actually THANK YOU for choosing us and we will be pleased to be your hosts again in the near future. Sincerely, Camilo Uribe Medellin City Services
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Ludo T wrote a review Nov 2019
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It is thanks to our guide Erika we had such an excellent opportunity to learn a lot about the times of drug cartels as well as about past and present of Comuna 13 and much more than that. If you are in Medellin I would recemmend this tour to take. She knows astonishly much and
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from MedellinCityTours, Propietario at Complete Pack: Pablo Escobar Tour & The New Medellin Including Comuna 13
Responded 10 Dec 2019
Dear ludovitt2019, Thanks so much, these words are the best reward. Fantastic to hear you had such an incredible day to guide`s broad knowledge and lovely personality. We love what we do very much! Will be a pleasure to assist again soon, Sincerely, Camilo Uribe Medellin City Services
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