Guatape Base Option
One of the most popular must do destinations in the area, is the view from atop of El Penol, Guatape, after climbing then 740 steps to the top!
Meet the large bus at 7:30am, and claim your spot in the professional transportation headed east out of Medellin, (approx. 2hrs 30min), arriving at the famous “El Penol,” where after climbing the 740 steps of the rock. (tickets NOT included), onward to Guatape for the day, where a 1 hour long (approx.) boat ride on the reservoir awaits, then back on the bus, returning to the meeting point in Medellin, at approx. 7:00pm that night.
ITINERARY: (registration required) 7:30am meet at Poblado Park, (ask our rep for other meeting points and times), approx. 2.5 hour drive to Penol Rock, then onwards to Guatape, (15min drive), for a 1 hour boat ride (approx. and weather permitting), then back on the bus, returning you to your meeting point in Medellin at approx. 7:00pm that night. (Depending on traffic)
½ DAY PER PERSON
In this experience, we go to Guatape, stopping off at the famous El Peñol Rock which is the second biggest rock in South America, and you can climb it by taking the 700 stairs to get to the top and enjoy the beautiful view.
After arriving in the town of Guatape, the participants will have the chance to listen to the history of this lovely town, which is also the most colorful town in the country.
You will have time to walk around on your own, take pictures, explore this town, or buy souvenirs.
DEPARTURE TIMES: 7:30 AM
DURATION: FULL DAY (AROUND 10 HOURS)
MEETING POINT: LOS PATIOS BOUTIQUE LOBBY