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Medellin Metrocable

Medellin, Colombia
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Ranked #1 of 53 Attractions in Medellin
Type: Public Transportation Systems, Other
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

like i said, great and cheap way to explore the city by air, and u get great views over different parts of the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

this cable cross the jungle causing minimum damage to the habitat. is amazing! there is virtually no pollution since it is electric. no noise since the engines are electric and distant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I've never been on a metro before that was a gondola in the sky! Very, very cool. Got a great feel for Medellin and enjoyed it tremendously. Advice though? Take a jacket.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Nice way to see the mountain sides. Cheap since you go with a normal public transport ticket. This city really have a innovative transport system.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It seemed the higher you went, the poorer the living quarters of the people. This is in direct contrast to what I usually experience: the higher you go and better the view, the more expensive. But it seemed that after the regular barrio, there were people building homes made of wood, with scrap metal thrown on top, which cost them... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Here you get to see the real medellin. you can go the whole way up and see the valley medellin is in at the top they have a fantastic park you can explore wiht your friends

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Highly recommended to ride and get the scope of what the city looks like from the mountainside neighborhoods. The trip down is pretty cool. Note that the Arvi metrocable is usually closed on Mondays for messi tenancy and the whole system will be closed starting 11/15/14 for a few days. I may be off on the date, so I would... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Cheap and easy to get there, excellent views of the city and the development on the mountain side. Keep in mind this area was transformed with a lot of social work from Sergio Fajardo's administration, so it used to be an unsafe area area with a lot of marginalization...recommend to go but still be careful around the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We went all the way up and doing so you have marvelous view of the lovely city of Medellin with its amazingly friendly people\

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We so appreciated the metro cable in Medellin. It was incredibly clean and lovely. The views are spectacular! Don't miss this.

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