El Peñol

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  • From Medellin or Guatapé: Wakeboarding at Peñol-Guatapé

    1. From Medellin or Guatapé: Wakeboarding at Peñol-Guatapé

    In this full-day experience, you may choose to meet your guide at the meeting point in Guatapé, or enjoy a hotel pickup in Medellin, depending on where you are staying. If you are in Medellin, your car will pick you up from your accommodation to begin a 90-minute drive towards the East. The initial activity will be a guided walking tour through the colorful village of Guatapé, mostly known for the decorative tiles adorning the lower facade of the houses. Learn about the village's history and culture from your guide. From there, you will continue to the famous El Peñol, a monolithic rock 220 meters high. Reach the summit by climbing 740 steps for an incredible 360-degree view over the surrounding landscape. After descending, you will be served a traditional lunch known as a "Fiambre". It consists of rice, beans, meat, yuca and fried plantains in a typical wrap that travelers used to ea...

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An unforgettable experience, something beautiful Medellín and accompanied by one of the best guides who helped me experience and get to know fascinating places ... 100% recommended