- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 8 Hrs
Departure Time :
9 am. Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
Departure Details :
At your hotel.
Return Details :
At your hotel or anywhere else you need us to drop you off.
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
OverviewYour first stop in this Guatape tour is to try different exotic fruits you don't even know existed, with delicious sour or sweet flavors.
Our second stop is a flooded town replica: at this place you will be able to see and feel what it was like to live in the actual flooded town. Your guidewill tell you all of the history of this town and show some pictures of how it was before.
After exploring this replica, well go toward theGuatape Rockalso known as Piedra del Peol.At this massive rock you get the chance to climb up it. Once you reach the top, you can stay up there for as long as you wish as youll get to witness one of the most beautiful views you have ever seen.
Lastly you head to Guatape: City Of Zocalos.One of the most colorful and picturesque towns in Colombia.How did this Zocalo tradition start and why? Take this tour and find out!!. Book now!!
Know More about this tour
Did you know Colombia is the most diverse country regarding to fruit production per square meter? This is why in this Guatap touryour knowledgeable guide will take you to a food stand where you can try some oftheexotic fruits we grow in Colombia and that are hard to find anywhere else.
After this delicious stop we head to a replica of an old flooded town that had to be demolished to make way to the amazing dam that was built in 1978, so here we can appreciate how this town used to look like and if you feel like buying a souvenir this is a good place to do it.
Your next stop is the main reason you are taking this tour: climbing up the rock. This breathtaking rock is 200 meters high that with its 740 steps provides a stunning view from the top, one the best views your eyes will ever see. As this is a private tour you can stay as long as you wish, appreciating the nature and taking pictures or simply relaxing there.
After walking down the rock your guide takes you to one of the most authentic and picturesque towns in Colombia: Guatap. Named after an indian chief this town has preserved the Zocalos tradition. But what are Zocalos? It's a beautiful artistic colonial tradition that people from Guatap has taken to the next level.
At this town you have lunch in a very authentic place with a view to the lake and then to wash it down you have the chance to try a fresh and authentic colombian coffee, the best quality from the coffee region.
After the lunch and coffee you are invited to make a guided stroll in which your guide will explain in more detail the zocalos meaning and the town history. You visit places like the church with its beautiful wood ceiling, Zocalos square, Remembrance Street, the boardwalk and the commerce street where you can get an original souvenir for your family and friends.
Lastly on your way back to Medellin the last stop is to try one the most traditional desserts from the region that can only be found in the eastern part of Antioquia, if you like sweet tastes you are going to love this one.
These 8 hours will be very informative, fun and cultural that combined with exquisite traditional meals makes a memorable experience.
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Round-trip private transfer
Transport by private vehicle
Entrance fees to the rock
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate