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La Sierra Medellin Barrio Tour

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Brilliant, interesting tour!

Thank you so much Milena for the tour of La Sierra. This was the best tour we did in Colombia. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SamS6693
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Thought-provoking, insightful tour

Deciding to go on this tour with the intelligent Milena was the best thing we did during our week... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
JamesM12837
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A great opportunity to explore La Sierra barrio in the city of Medellin, discover the transformation.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Carrera 51 A # 46-08 | Estacion San Antonio, Medellin, Colombia
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+57 311 2838057
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much Milena for the tour of La Sierra. This was the best tour we did in Colombia. It was just my wife and I on the tour so was very personal and my better than when in big groups. Milena was a...More

Thank SamS6693
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Deciding to go on this tour with the intelligent Milena was the best thing we did during our week in Medellin. Her empathetic approach acknowledges and pays respect to community of La Sierra, and it was evident from the smiles and waves from neighbours, that...More

Thank JamesM12837
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Great authentic tour! The guide is great and speaks from the heart. We did the free walking tour as well, the combination of both gives you great insight in the city of Medellin. Make sure to do this tour and support this community

Thank Dimi N
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The La Sierra tour is definitely more than just a normal "facts" - tour. It has been an amazing opportunity for us to get to know more about colombian culture, the lives of the people of La Sierra and surrounding during the war and nowadays....More

Thank worldtraveler1805
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We loved this tour, Milena takes a sustainable approach for it. So no big groups, because that is to invasive for the community, No pictures of the kids in the Barrio and a part of the revenue goes to a community project. I can’t think...More

Thank tim l
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Imagine a biology professor leading a class through a natural environment and you begin to get the idea of a visit to La Sierra with Milena. I would echo all of the accolades mentioned in the other reviews, especially the chance encounters with the residents...More

Thank brooklynbuff
Reviewed March 5, 2018

If you want to get a deeper understanding of how some of Medellin’s residents endured troubled times and came out stronger and how the community has grown to what it is today…………….take this tour. Most reviews seem to say authentic and there really is no...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I joined the Sierra Barrio tour hoping to get out of the city hassle for a couple of hours and getting to see some less touristy areas of Medellín. Milena gave us such an amazing tour with many personal insights! This tour...More

Thank ninahaausfra
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Asking for a free slot on the next tour I got a positive email response within a few minutes. Normally I prefer to see things on my own, but with Barrio 13 I decided to go the safe way. Starting point was Poblado Metro station....More

Thank mourspe
Reviewed January 8, 2018

I went on the La Sierra tour today (1/8/17) with a friend and it was a really personal and authentic experience. The intention behind the tour and the tour operators focus of putting community need first and doing deep listening in communities was very powerful....More

Thank Jalisa W
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