Guatape and Peñol Rock Full-Day Tour

This full day tour which takes place east of Medellín, and takes you through the coziest and most representative villages in Antioquia: El Peñol and Guatape.

After 1.5-hour driving along natural scenarios with your professional guide you will arrive at El Peñol to discover the fascinating story of the town that sits today on the middle of the lake. The closest to heaven will be next when you walk up the almost 700 steps of the El Peñol rock which offers picturesque views of the region (entrance not included).

As a final destination, there is Zócalo town or Guatapé, both great places to enjoy lunch at your own expense and take a pleasant walk around this vibrant village and relax around the soothing lake.

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8 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Laguna de Guatape, Loma del Escobero, Medellin 053840 Colombia

    Contemplate fantastic views of the Guatape lake as you approach this colorful village also know as Pueblo de los zocalos

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Guatape Dam, Malecon, Guatape 053847 Colombia

    Walk around the soothing lake and share spectacular views.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol, KM 1 Via Penol- Guatape, Penol 053857 Colombia

    A stop at this picturesque village will help you understand how the old village was voluntarily flooded back in the 50´s in order to build the dam.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Parque de Marinilla, Carrera 30, Marinilla Colombia

    On the way to Guatape, you will drive near Marinilla village. Just let your guide know in case you wish to also make a stop at this cozy village.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Guatape - Parque principal, Cl. 32 #29-61, Guatape, Guatapé, Antioquia, Colombia

    A walk around this colorful town will show you the beauty of its people along with the vibrant facades of every home.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up at your AirBnB also, please provide full address and building name with apartment numberAirports
    • Jose Marie Cordova Airport, Medellin Colombia
    • Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport, Medellin Colombia
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Guides are required to wear masks
    • Travelers are required to wear masks
    • Private groups, no interaction with other travelers
    • Guides: Temperature is measured at the beginning of each working day
    • Periodic disinfection of vehicles
    • Use of antibacterial gel and alcohol
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Medellin City Services

Activity ID: V-6033P27

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