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La Sierra Medellin Barrio Tour

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A great opportunity to explore La Sierra barrio in the city of Medellin, discover the transformation.
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, informative tour of a beautiful barrio accessed by one of the city’s cable cars. As it was just the two of us it was very personal, our guide Milena was very well informed and connected to the neighbourhood and gave us lots of insight...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrSnrubJunior
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If anybody would like to experience an unknown part of Medellin, I wholeheartedly recommend the walking tour around Comuna 8 (La Sierra). It is personally run by paisas Milena and Arthur, with no corporate tour operator in the background. Part of what you pay for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lene202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very glad to have taken this tour of La Sierra with my guide, Milena. I found this tour very unique. Even as a foreigner, I felt this community was very warm to me. Milena did an excellent job introducing me to locals who were happy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Monmccool
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This walking tour was one of our favourite things we did in Medellin. We did it in the morning before the free city walking tour and it was very interesting getting to see a different part of Medellin. Milena brought us to La Sierra via...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mjmccomber
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided last minute to join the tour and contacted them via email. They were incredible responsive and I was lucky enough to get on the tour that same morning with Milena. Her long preparation in advance of starting this tour definitely paid of. This...More

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

Very interesting way to learn about the history of Medellin — from an ethical and local perspective. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sara G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I took this tour with Milena and it was the best decision we made! Milena was authentic and honest and opened our eyes to what it means to be a tourist. She told us all about the history of Colombia and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Milena takes you up the cable car to one of the previously most dangerous neighborhoods of Medellin, La Sierra. Bu walking through that neighborhood you gain great insights into which political measures helped bring peace to La Sierra and for which reason. Also you meet...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Teresa C
Reviewed December 19, 2018

This tour with Milena was so much more than just a great tour. It was a truly memorable experience! This was my third trip to Medellin this year, and I had visited La Sierra twice before on my own. While I had always stayed close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mitch99999
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Our experience with Milena was amazing. Her knowledge and passion is incredible. Such a personal tour, Milena was so open to any questions, it felt like talking to a friend. I loved how she was so passionate about giving back to the people of her...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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