DAY 5: Coffee Region, Medellín
Ground transfer to the city of Medellin, 4 hours approximately.
2 night stay at the selected hotel with breakfast.
Start with a panoramic tour of the main interest sites of the city: El Poblado Park, where Medellin was founded, Milla de Oro and the Lleras Park, these places are known for their active nightlife. Stop at
Pueblito Paisa, where you’ll have a better view of the city. Later, the tour will take you to the surroundings of the EPM Intelligent Building, Plaza Mayor, the Barefoot Park, La Alpujarra administration center, the Lights Park, Bolivar Park and the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the
Coltejer Building; emblem of the city. Stop at Botero Square, here you can find 23 monumental sculptures donated by the master to his hometown. Followed by a guided visit to the Museum of Antioquia, where the most representative work sample from the Colombian artist can be found. The tour finishes with a short visit to Atanasio Girardot Sports Complex and the Carrera 70 Boulevard.
Included meals: Breakfast. Overnight at selected hotel.
FULL DAY EXCURSION TO EL PEÑOL AND GUATAPE
The tour starts from the city of Medellin; it passes through the municipality of Peñol and finally reaches Guatapé. Here, you will visit Los Recuerdos Hotel, where the Majestic Yacht, the first Sweetwater yacht of the country sets sail at 01:45pm. Once on board, you can enjoy an approximate 2 hour ride through Guatape’s reservoir, while you take lunch viewing the beautiful panorama. You will also visit the Rock of Guatapé, which is approximately 220 meters high, and as an optional activity for an additional cost, you can climb the 649 stairs to reach the top of the viewpoint and delight your eyes with a 360 degree view of the reservoir’s landscape. Later, you will have a panoramic tour of the streets of the town of Guatapé, where a specialized guide will teach you about the history of the typical houses and the representative tiles of the facade’s lower walls.
Includes: transport and guidance. Lunch at the Majestic Yacht, snack, two hour ride aboard the Majestic Yacht.
Included meals: Breakfast, lunch. Overnight at selected hotel.