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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
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  • Departure Details :
    Airport pick up and drop off provided, please specify your exact flight info.
  • Return Details :
    Airport pick up and drop off provided, please specify your exact flight info.


This tour is perfect for those smart travelers who wish to take advantage of a few hours stop at Medellins International airport Jose Maria Cordova and explore the beautiful country side. Does not matter if you have just a quick stop, our personalized tours will perfectly fit your needs allowing you to make the best use of your limited time while in Medellin. Being 45 minutes away from Medellin city, the country side near the International airport is a perfect excuse to get out and discover the beauty of the area. Tour starts upon your arrival at Medellins International airport Jose Maria Cordova (JMC), where your private guide will hold a sign with your name outside of baggage claim. Just make sure and provide your full names and exact flight info.


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Excellent value for money
  • Exclusive after-hours access
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Once your bilingual private guide has met you, tour embarks on a personalized journey by car (with AC), around the coziest villages located near the airport. Such places include the picturesque San Antonio de Pereira village, El Retiro village, and a final stop at a well-recognized local restaurant for a traditional tasty snack as a treat. Tour is estimated to last 4 hours and stops can be made at your convenience.

As you walk out of Medellins International airport, get ready to explore the soothing sceneries on the way to the first stop at San Antonio de Pereira, a warm little town that evokes visitors with delicious dishes made in the region. Sample a traditional dessert (included in price), as you walk around tranquilly and take the best postcard photos, there are bathrooms and cafeterias so we recommend bringing Colombian pesos since not every store takes cash.

Moving right along, tour drives you to Tequendamita natural retreat passing through lush landscapes and magnificent mansions. Take a few minutes to explore this relaxing retreat where ice cold water runs actively from the top of the mountains, an amazing moment with mother nature as you are headed to the next stop at El Retiro town where a massive slaves release took place in 1757.

Finally, at Retiros plaza you will learn closer about the first village where slavery came to an historical end in the late 1800s. Reason why they celebrate a yearly tribute to black and white communities by painting their faces in such colors. Discover the temple that was finally built by slaves hands before their massive release, then walk around the square to learn closer about our nations heroes, absorb the local atmosphere, and get some souvenirs.

Finally, tour takes you to one of the most popular local venues for a courtesy snack before heading back to the airport. Discover traditional tasty meals that will definitely inspire you to come back to Medellin and spend more time in the future. After approximately 4 hours, your guide gets ready to drive you back to the local or international airport in order to catch your next flight on time.


  • Airport taxes
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Viator brokerage fee
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle


  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Lunch

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Adult pricing applies to all travelers

Dress code is smart casual

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

A moderate amount of walking is involved

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

Please note: single travelers may book, but must pay for 2 people

Transport is wheelchair accessible however be prepared for uneven surfaces at the sites visited which may be difficult for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair