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We are a professional tour company comprised of native guides who are completely fluent in English and Spanish. Our tours include the beauty and splendor of the colonial town of Sante Fe de Antioquia, the great rock of El Penol, considered the best...more
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Carrera 36 8a 36 | Local 36, Medellin 050021, Colombia
+57 301 2768177
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jorge, our guide, was fantastic. We spent the day not only learning about Pablo Escobar and events and locations relative to his life, but also talking about many things that contributed to the distinctive experience of the Colombian people generally and the people of Medellin...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a pre planned tour which didn’t disappoint. Horhay was a knowledgeable , insightful , passionate , funny , genuine and most importantly unbiased guide who told it how it was in Medellin under Escobar. We all could have listened to him all day....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide was right on time. He was very amenable, and chatty. We went to several Pablo Escobar related places, including the spot where he got killed by the FBI, his tomb and to grab some empanadas nearby the Maria Auxiliadora church. We had tons...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carlos was a great for my tour. Nice cable car ride into the hills. Carlos pointing out places of interest and explaining how important the metrocable has become for the previously isolated communities in the hills. Also happy to answer any questions about Medellín and...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2019

Jorge the guide was incredible and taught me so much. I had goosebumps at every stop of the tour. The one thing was that they closed off the Catedral (which I payed almost double to see up close) and they did not let my tour...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2019 via mobile

Awesome guide (Daniella). I did the tour + La Catedral. Driven around in comfortable minibus. The private 1 on 1 aspect of the tour really makes the difference. No rushing. Plenty of time to chat about anything, not just Pablo related. Had a really great...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2019 via mobile

Thanks Jorge your story telling was fantastic. We all really enjoyed the tour. Your English was excellent and knowledge and passion of the subject second to none.

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Reviewed September 26, 2019 via mobile

Great tour seeing Medellin through the eyes of Pablo Escobar. Learnt a lot about the Colombian culture too. Extremely knowledgeable guide and they were very accomodating. We had our 5 children with us who all enjoyed it so it’s definitely kid friendly. Would highly recommend...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

Very informative while getting lots of physical exercise. George was an excellent “ambassador” for Medellin & thankfully spoke excellent English. The van was clean & comfortable, it would have held additional passengers but we were the only 2 on the tour. I would recommend this...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Alex R, Propietario at Medellin Travels, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2019

Thank you kindly for taking the time to review our guide George and our driver Gustavo. I am more than elated that you guys had a spectacular time. Also, I appreciate you making emphasis that we speak "fluent" English, this facilitates the core structure of...More

Reviewed September 6, 2019

We got to meet Pablo's sister, Gloria, at her luxurious condo. What a unique experience! Gloria had lots of relics and pictures to show and explain, with many great insights. The time went by fast! She even has some of Pablo's hair in a plastic,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Alex R, Propietario at Medellin Travels, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2019

Thank you very much for reviewing our "Official Pablo Escobar Meet the Family Tour" We are very elated that you had a unique experience. Medellin Travels is the only tour agency that has this exclusive tour with our associates, the family. It's not an everyday...More

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March 27, 2018|
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Response from Alex R | Property representative |
Hi Aristotle, The regular Pablo Godfather tour cost $79 USD per person and we have vehicles to accomodate your group. How old are your kids?
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January 23, 2017|
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Response from Alex R | Property representative |
Good afternoon, The standard city tour has a duration of 4 hours. The normal cost is 75 usd per person. I can give you a discount of 55 usd per person. If you choose a tour option, such as incorporating the graffiti barrio... More