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Barrio Transformation Tour Including Comuna 13

365 Days Of The Year, Daily Departures 7 Days A Week 9am and 2 Pm. *Flexible start time, please inquire.

365 days of the year.

Duration: 4 Hours

Language: English/Spanish


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This tour gives you the opportunity to learn more about the transformation of communities that found innovate ways to improve their life standards. During this tour you will visit Moravia Barrio, the neighborhood that used to be a huge mountain of trash.  After visiting Moravia Barrio we will continue our tour by visiting San Javier and Comuna 13.

Comuna 13 was known to be the most dangerous neighborhood in Colombia. This community, expressing itself through music and art has lately experienced an impressive transformation. You will get to know the meaning behind the urban graffiti art of young artists and learn more about the heart touching stories of life in this community in the past.

All of our tours are private bilingual tours that include a professional local guide who will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel. We also make sure you will have enough free time to buy souvenirs, grab a snack or take breathtaking pictures.

By assisting this tour you contribute to the improvement of these neighborhoods, Medellin City Tours and Services supports these communities by helping the locals to improve their life quality. Check out our article Donating a Roof in Comuna 13.

Note: Don’t forget to bring cash with you in case you want to buy goods or beverage that is not included because some shops or local restaurants may not accept credit cards.



Hotel pick up and drop off


Private car with bilingual driver and AC


Typical souvenir


Relevant entries to metro and cable car


Traveler`s insurance


Parking fees


Lunch – beverages


Local taxes


Fully narrated tour


Tips to driver/guide


  • Moravia Barrio

  • San Javier

  • Comuna 13


  • 365 Days Of The Year, Daily Departures 7 Days A Week 9am and 2 Pm. *Flexible start time, please inquire.


  • Hotel pick up and drop off

  • Private car with bilingual driver and AC

  • Traveler`s insurance

  • Parking fees

  • Fully narrated tour

  • Local taxes

  • Relevant entries to metro and cable car

Not included: Lunch – beverages. Tips to driver/guide


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