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Reviewed today via mobile

It's very cheap to ride these and you get a tour of the city and it's people. You can get off at the top but remember this is one of the poorest neighborhoods and you must visit it with caution (dress down).

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous ride up the mountain in a cable car. Great views of Medellin, Colombia. The ride shows all walks of life in this metropolitan city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank cynthiaw533
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You change cable cars about two thirds of the way up. It’s a great view and lush natural area. The trail-heads are hard to find and would help to have a map. A couple I met walking was accosted by four teenagers who demanded their...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Splendid value for money. Stunning photo opportunities. We were advised to stay in the cabin and not get out st the top but it was great to see the amazing views of city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank susanp506
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great views of the entire valley and into the mountains if you go all the way to Parque Arvi. Make sure you avoid rush hour, lines are longer.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was part of our city tour and it is a great way to see parts of Medellin from the air. The cable car goes over areas that you could not visit. The round trip takes about 20 minutes and is a very enjoyable ride.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sigzag
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I would honestly recommend doing this in a tour because you will be going into the toughest neighborhood in all of Medellin. Our tour guide gave us a tour around downtown and than gave us history behind this area. It is really eye opening because...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LuxDres
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very efficient and cheap way to go around Medellin. It connects all the interesting areas of the city

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank T35BZcristinag
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There are several metro cable stations and the best would be Park Arvi and eastern cable. A big plus for the city for little amounts of peso

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank georgerY311YI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my book, this is the best way to see the city like if your flying. Try to ride the all the routes.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Adam W
18 September 2018|
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Response from petergA5032UJ | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100% confident but there appears to be more than enough space on the metro cable....people are relatively easy going. I am not sure how "big" is big but I would say that a normal suit case (15-20 kilos) would not... More
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Dina M
23 August 2018|
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Response from DMRussell75 | Reviewed this property |
We bought a one-time travel ticket for use on public transport. As long as you stay in the transport system and don’t leave it, you can use metro, metro cable etc on one ticket.
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Tiffany R
21 June 2018|
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Response from Aimee O | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I am not 100% positive as the times I have used them it was in the middle of the day but knowing how Colombia runs day to day I would assume it starts to run pretty early in the AM.. at least 7am if not earlier since... More
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