Historical City Tour of Medellín

Historical City Tour of Medellín
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$62.5
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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Description

Curious about the  history of Medellin in the past years? Embark yourself in this Medellin historical tour. Visit  genuine neighborhoods, learn the insights from their inhabitants.  Witness the transformation of places that where once violent territories. Share with the downtown community, enjoy  meaningful graffiti and take a ride on the new railway. Keep it real at the downtown in the “ Salon Malaga”; a 50 year old coffee place and  tango music sanctuary.   Try exotic fruits and learn about medicinal plants at the oldest farmers market in the city “la placita de Flores”. Tour the memory museum unique of it´s kind in Colombia

Itinerary

  • our bilingual guide will meet at your accommodation at 9:00am for the private tour
  • The first place to visit will be the Downtown, admire the railway old station, plazas and well preserved buildings.
  • Take the new Medellin Railway or Tram. It is a pleasant journey across points of interest in the downtown. The representative graffiti is also a fundamental component to appreciate in the construction of the new face of this locality.
  • The “Salón málaga” a 50 years old bar will open it´s doors for you. It have been declared cultural patrimony of the city.
  • At the end of the tour your bilingual guide will accompany you through the memory museum. This place was build based gathering  the testimonies of more than 300 the victims of the armed conflict in Colombia.It´s mission is to work for reconstruction, visibility and dissemination of historical memory, as a possibility of recovering civic identity and collective sense.
  • Walk around the Placita de Flores. Try exotic flavors, share with the vendors   and find a medicinal use for every plan

Curious about the  history of Medellin in the past years? Embark yourself in this Medellin historical tour. Visit  genuine neighborhoods, learn the insights from their inhabitants.  Witness the transformation of places that where once violent territories. Share with the downtown community, enjoy  meaningful graffiti and take a ride on the new railway. Keep it real at the downtown in the “ Salon Malaga”; a 50 year old coffee place and  tango music sanctuary.   Try exotic fruits and learn about medicinal plants at the oldest farmers market in the city “la placita de Flores”. Tour the memory museum unique of it´s kind in Colombia