First we need to take the bus to go to the neightborhood called 20 de Julio, then we will go up the mountain called Independencia 1, wich one is the neightborhood with more graffitis in all Medellin, and we will be explainig you the history behind a lot of graffitis. Then we'll go inside my Grandmother's home to try an expecial and typical mango ice cream with salt and lemon wich one is including in the tour, and inside my Grandmother's home I will explain you everything about the painful past of la Comuna 13, and our personal histories like locals of la Comuna 13 as well. Then I will give you an amazing candy coffee traditional in Colombia, we will take the escalators that leads to the top of the mountain, and I will show you an amazing viewpoint to see all Medellin City. Then we'll go to Independencia 2 to see more about the second part of the history, explaining about the biggest mass grave in a Neighborhood in all the world, Present and Transformation of the Comuna 13 as well. After we will go back to my Grandmother's home where I will give you a Postal of the Comuna 13 doing the conclutiong of the tour, And then we will go back to San Javier station.
I'm Jamer, co-founder of Visit Medellin Tours, Our guides team are: Esteban, Jeaneth, Yeison and me. We are an amazing tourist company focus to give the best experiences to our customers. I started doing the Comuna 13 Graffiti tour since 3 years ago, Is that why I have the experience and the knowledge to give you the best tour in Medellin. I love to do the Comuna 13 Graffiti tour because I am a local of this place, For me is interesting to explain how was the transformation of Medellin city and Comuna 13 as well. For us all of our tourist are premium, every customer is important, and every second with us is a new experience.
-Mango ice cream with salt and lemon, and traditional Candy coffee. (The mango ice cream is without Milk).
Tickets for buses to go to Independencia 1, and to return.
1: We will Visit the neightborhood wit more graffitis in all Medellin, and this place is especial for me because I grew up in this place together with my family. 2: We will meet my grandmother's house, and we are the only company wich one go with the tourist inside a home of the Comuna 13. 3) We will visit the Escalators. 4) We will visit the neightborhoods independencia 1 and 2. 5) We will Visit a free art gallery in la Comuna 13.
1) The tour only last 2 hours and 30 minutes. 2) You can go with your camera and cellphone. 3) The Comuna 13 is really safe.