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Medellin Metrocable

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Address: Medellin, Colombia
Phone Number: +57 4 4449598
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$85.00*
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Private Tour: Medellin City
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$159.00*
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Combo Tour: City Tour plus Fernando Botero Plaza and Traditional Lunch
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$159.00*
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Medellín Combo City Tour Including Street Art and Food Tour

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A must do in Medellin, stunning views over the city, ability to explore less obvious/touristic routes. The cable cars are clean and well maintained also the area is safe, avoid... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Marta Z
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Chorzow, Poland
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Chorzow, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A must do in Medellin, stunning views over the city, ability to explore less obvious/touristic routes. The cable cars are clean and well maintained also the area is safe, avoid evening rush hours 18-19 as the public transportation is very crowded. Totally cheap and worth it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had the privilege of visiting Medellin in Nov. - Dec. 2015 to visit the Christmas Lights Festival. We were there for 10 days with my in-laws. The reason for the visit was it was my in-laws 60th wedding anniversary and the the 60th anniversary of the Christmas light festival they have - it was amazing. Right from the time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This will be the best 5$ you've spent in Colombia, great views of the city, a visit to the ecological park, local food vendors. This is the number one attraction for a reason.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views of the city and for the price of the metro, you can't beat it. Take the mentor north (Niquila) to Acevedo station and transfer there to the metro cable. No additional ticket required. Get on at Acevedo and just stay on while the metro cable takes you through the three stops and makes a loop back down to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Once inside the metro system you can transfer to this gondola for free. To go all the way to Parque arvi you may a few hundred pesos or so (less than $1) to go to the top. This is just a must do in Medellin.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went to visit the metrocable during the night! Great view! The place is safe and there is less people so we did this visit faster(no cues!!) A must see in town... the view and size of Medellín is great! Also to do this visit close to Christmas is even prettier because houses are decorated with lights in every corner of... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to try if you visit Medellin ... take all the route till the end in Arvi Park a Ecoturistic wonderful place. The Metrocable personal is very very handy .

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Thank Ernesto C
Curacao
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the metro cable to Santo Domingo and enjoy the view up there. It only costs a few thousand pesos and it's more than worth your while!

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Thank Emanuel K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a great activity - and so affordable, just the price of a metro ticket! A great way to see how the people off medellin live, but avoid peak hours as many people use this service to get home home after work.

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Thank Meghan O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this activity to everyone! Stunning views. We travelled on them more than once because of the amazing scenery below.

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