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Things to Do in Guatape

Located east of Medellin, Guatape is an Andean resort town in northeast Colombia. Guatape is known for its brightly-colored houses, sweeping views, and incredible outdoor entertainment options. If you are planning a visit to Guatape, you may be wondering what there is to do. If you don’t mind a little adventure, there are plenty of fun excursions, activities, and tours to try. From exploring the colorful streets of town to biking down curving mountain roads, there is never a dull moment while in Guatape.


The first thing you’ll want to do when you arrive is to discover the Guatape Zocalos by exploring the streets. Every home in Guatape is painted with themed placard borders called Zocalos. Oftentimes, the themes represent what the person does, such as a hardware store. You’ll also want to make time to visit La Piedra del Peñol. This strange attraction towers 200 meters high and is an enormous granite rock structure with a 740- brick staircase that takes you to the top. Your adventures do not all have to be on foot. Consider going horseback riding to see the sights. Many businesses offer well-trained horses suitable for both beginners and skilled riders.


Interested in going on an excursion? Guatape offers plenty of options for travelers. Begin the day with a bird’s eye view of Colombia’s most iconic sights. A helicopter flight is the perfect way to get a unique perspective of Guatape and its most famous attraction, Peñol Rock. Next, take a boat trip on the lake and explore the local coves and islets. There are many businesses in Guatape that offer cruises and large boats that will take you around Guatape Lake where you can see the area from a new view.


There is no shortage of amazing activities in Guatape. If you are brave enough, going hang-gliding or paragliding. These activities will really get your blood and will provide memories that will last a lifetime. You can also go flyboarding mountain biking. Extreme sports are popular in Guatape and there are plenty to from. If you have the stamina, consider a hike through the rolling green hills that Guatape. The countryside is beautiful year-round and offer amazing views that hikers can really appreciate. Of course, you’ll also want to stop to try the cuisine. are tons of traditional dishes to sample, such as trout and steak dishes. Also grab slice of authentic Italian pizza.


If extreme sports or activities are not your thing, consider a tour. There are plenty of tours to choose from ranging from just a few hours to all day adventures. If you want to hear more about the history of Guatape, go on a Pablo Escobar tour and learn about his life and reign of terror. Coffee tours are also very popular in Guatape. Take in magnificent views from some of the most prominent organic coffee villas situated in the Andes Mountains. You can also take a private tour from Medellin to El Peñol with help from a friendly tour guide who will provide you with the area’s history and answer any questions you may have.

Visiting Guatape

Guatape has quickly become one of the most popular places to visit in Colombia. If you are planning a trip for work or pleasure, consider adding Guatape to your list of places to go. This colorful town is only a short bus ride from Medellin and there’s plenty to do and see once you arrive. The charming town is worth the visit and you’ll love the memories you make during your stay.

Guatape Adventure

Guatape Adventure

  • Transportation:
    Like all our tours we only offer Private Bus Chater , Drinks + FreeWifi onboard ! hell yea..
  • Rock Climb:
    Journey up 180 flights of stairs to reach the summit of South America’s Largest Granite Rock!
  • Boating:
    A Large Boat will take you on to the water for hours of Partying, DJ, Captain & Colombian BBQ Included!
  • Tour:
    A Walking Tour the Historic City Center and preview all the great architecture, food and culture before heading back home!
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A full day of adventure and will be remembered as the milestone for your event.This is our most popular tour and is loaded with everything lasting nearly 8 hours!

Guatape Boat Party

Guatape Boat Party

  • Transportation:
    Hotel pick up & Drop off
  • Boat Rental:
    VIP rentals for a day, supplied with food and drinks
  • DJ:
    Local DJ to host the party
  • Girls:
    Hot girls to chaperon your event.
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