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Guatape Tour, Piedra del Peñol Including a Boat Tour

4.9
(10)

Overview

10 to 12 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Guatape, this eastern Antioquia municipality, located an hour and a half from Medellin, opens a world of color among its streets, adorned with baseboards that tell stories of the town and its people. They also call it the interior sea of Antioquia, the Acapulco of Colombia, the interior Cartagena, Paraíso Paisa, Remanso de Paz, the heart of Antioquia's East. It was named in honor of Cacique Guatapé, an inhabitant of this territory in the pre-Hispanic period. Another name he has had is the Ceja de Guatapé. The Rock of Guatapé or Piedra del Peñol, is a monolith 220 meters high located in Guatapé (Antioquia, Colombia). The Stone of El Peñol, composed of quartz, feldspar and mica, was climbed for the first time on July 16, 1954 by an inhabitant of the area, Luis Eduardo Villegas López. in the company of Ramon Diaz and Pedro Nel Ramírez until now the stone still belongs to the Villegas family. You can now access its summit by climbing 740 steps built in the monolith.

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Professional tour guide
  • Boat tour of the Guatapé dam with crossover music
  • Travel insurance
  • Visit to the Roca del Peñol Church
  • Visit to the Peñol stone and Guatape
  • Ruins of the Hacienda La Manuela by Pablo Escobar (Panoramic from the boat)
  • the entrance to climb the peñol stone is not included, approximately 6USD (20,000 Colombian pesos)

What to expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Parque El Poblado, Calle 10 y Carrera 43A, Medellin 050014 Colombia

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The Location

Where To Go

Parque de El Poblado, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

Traveler pickup is offered
Please indicate the name of the pick-up hotel Poblado!
It is only picked up at selected hotels in the Poblado area and with the option selected !!

Starting point: from 06:40

Departure time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Meeting Point Parque Poblado 12/20/2019 - 12/19/2020
Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Pick up at Hotel El Poblado ar 1/1/2020 - 12/28/2020
Monday - Sunday:06:30 AM - 06:00 PM

Location

Medellin, Colombia

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The name of the hotel must be entered.
  • identification document
  • comfortable clothes and footwear

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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