Comuna Trece Graffiti Tour Guided By Locals

Medellín, Colombia

Experience hosted by Jamerson

  1. 2.5 hours
  2. Hosted in English and Spanish

What you'll do

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 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, And then we will go back to San Javier station.
Other things to note
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.
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'…

What's included

  • Food
    -Mango ice cream with salt and lemon, and traditional Candy coffee.
    (T...
  • Transportation
    Tickets for buses to go to Independencia 1, and to return.

Meet your Host, Jamerson

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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.
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…
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Where you'll be

Where we'll meet
San Javier Metro Station, Main exit, Exit B. (We will be outside).
Medellín
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.

Rated 4.92 out of 5 from 681 reviews.

  • Shelby
    January 2022
    Kevin was wonderful! He was a lot of fun and very passionate. His stories brought the city to life!! It was cute how all the kids and people around the town love him- he’s so sweet!
  • Jennifer
    January 2022
    Our guide Kevin was awesome! Having grown up in the area he had a lot of stories to tell from his own life, and he kept it fun and engaging the whole time. Would definitely recommend!
  • Monika
    January 2022
    The tour was the best way to experience an incredible part of Medellin and learn about its history. Our guide, Kevin, was super friendly and shared his first hand experiences because he grew up in the neighborhood. Highly recommend!
  • Sydney
    January 2022
    One of the coolest tours we have ever been on! Great to hear about the culture, see beautiful art, and hear amazing music. This tour really shared great history about Communal 13. Would recommend. Thank you to the beautiful people who made such a great experience!
  • Gabriel
    January 2022
    Excelente tour. Una experiencia única y una historia sorprendente. Oírla en primera persona, sentirla en el lugar de los hechos y vivir la vibra es increíble. muchas gracias Jamerson y Kevin por hacerlo tan especial.
  • Cecilia
    January 2022
    One of the best guided tours we’ve been on, Kevin was very knowledgeable and a great story teller. This was my second tour atComuna 13 and it was much more authentic and personal than my first visit. Highly recommend!

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