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Real City Tours The Walking Tours
Ranked #1 of 149 Tours in Medellin
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Free Walking Tour is based on tips. Walk around Medellin's downtown with a local. Explore the historic districts and let this fascinating city come to life through stories, descriptions and urban legends.​ During 4 hours you will discover the most traditional squares and streets of the city. We will guide you through the history of Medellin, the culture and its people. Booking is required, please book on the website.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was a great way to get to know the history of Medellin and Colombia. Juan was our host and was super helpful and shared some very shocking but insightful stories about his upbringing in Colombia which added a great personable touch. He even had ponchos for all of us when it rained (for free!) Would recommend this tour to those visiting Medellin - 3-4 hours we’ll spent!

Thank rachelmmolenda
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RealCityTours, Public Relations Manager at Real City Tours The Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your kind words towards our guide. We're glad you enjoyed the tour and highly appreciate your recommending us! Cheers and all the best

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I totally recommend Real City tours for your walking tour in Medellin and if you are lucky enough to have Monsa for your tour guide, then you will walk and learn about all the necessary history of each place or monument. She will explain everything using simple words and very good English. She creates a family environment within the group and she cares to give the best description of Medellin.

Thank Kyriakos M
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RealCityTours, Public Relations Manager at Real City Tours The Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your kind words towards our guide. We're happy to know you enjoyed learning about our city's history and seeing its sights with us and highly appreciate your recommending us. Cheers and all the best

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I definitely expected the "And if everyone looks to the right, you'll see a church." I did not expect to get a full-fledged history lesson full of politics and the city's hardships that would have everyone in tears by the end. On this tour, I developed a true love for Colombia. For anyone looking to get a "real" sense of what this beautiful country is and has been through, I highly recommend this tour.

Thank CarlyStrauss
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RealCityTours, Public Relations Manager at Real City Tours The Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We're happy to know you enjoyed learning about our city's history and seeing its sights with us and highly appreciate your recommending us. Cheers and all the best!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it! Great information was provided and got to see some cool parts of the city center that isn’t very touristy otherwise. It was the perfect balance between getting information and walking around! Our guide Edgar was great, gave us lots of tips and extra info about Colombia and it’s history as a whole and also about his experiences. Great walking tour!

Thank Joni N
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RealCityTours, Public Relations Manager at Real City Tours The Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your kind words towards our guide. We're happy to know you enjoyed learning about our city's history and seeing its sights with us. Cheers and all the best!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent way to get an initial grasp of the city. Great guide so much packed in culture, politics, architecture and a chance to meet fellow travellers. Only drawback could only get a place on my last day. Should have booked earlier. Advice try and book for first full day. Also don’t listen when the guide tells you to say something for the group photo or you could look a bit nuts. Just smile so you look normal.

Thank BalorsEye1
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RealCityTours, Public Relations Manager at Real City Tours The Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your kind words towards our guide. We're glad you enjoyed the tour! Cheers and all the best

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