Prior to arriving in Medellin, I booked online for the trip to Guatape. I paid 79,000 pesos per person which did not include climbing El Penol. On the day of the tour, we went to Poblado Park at 7:30 am. We walked there since it...More
Following departure from a meeting point in central Medellín, you’ll travel to the village of Guarne for a traditional Colombian breakfast accompanied by coffee. From there, continue to Marinilla to admire its town square and handful of historical sites.
As you approach the town of Peñol, the dramatic silhouette of Peñol Rock (La Piedra del Peñol) comes into view. Opt to ascend to the rock’s summit via 742 stairs and enjoy spectacular views of Lake Guatapé from the top.
After a well-deserved break for lunch, you’ll take a cruise on Guatapé Lake (Laguna de Guatapé) and embark on a walking tour of Guatapé town.
The full-day tour concludes at your original departure point in Medellín.