Black Colombian Summer - Medellin

      Medellín, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

      1 review
      Aug 3 - 8, 2023
      Group size: 8 - 12
      Black Colombian Summer - Medellin
      Medellín, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

      1 review

      Aug 3 - 8, 2023
      Group size: 8 - 12

      About this trip

      Join Tour Amor on a Journey to find gems of the African Diaspora in Medellin, the 2nd largest city in Colombia. Medellin, known as the City of Eternal Spring has excellent climate and friendly Paisas – people from Medellín and the Antioquia Department.  Unlike popular belief, Medellin has a large population of Afro Descendants who heavily influence the city's art, music, and customs. 

      This multi-city trip will introduce you to Medellin the city in the middle of a valley jungle, amazing restaurants and neighborhoods that have survived the Colombian cartel and civil unrest. This Medellin-Guatape experience you will get the best of both worlds. City vibes and modern-country living in the mountains of Guatape. You will experience it will all five senses! 

      * City/Mountain Scapes

      * Plenty of IG Photo Ops

      * Graffiti Walls

      * Afro Colombian Culture 

      * Delicious Afro Colombian Soulfood 

      Join us as we embark on an extraordinary journey to Colombia and explore and learn present-day expressions from the Pacific Coast to the Caribbean. 

      See you there, 

      Sandra Yvonne

      Wanderlustress & Group Trip Extraordinaire  

       Itinerary is subject to change if deemed necessary 

      LAND ONLY- package. 

      Is trip right for me?

       Travel Style: Active, Modern City & Country Accommodations 

      Trip Length: 6 Days, 5 Nights

      Age Requirement: 21+

      Average Guest Age: 30-45

      Trip Type: Intimate Group, No more than 18 guests

      Activity Level: Medium

      Medellin Climate: Avg. temp 77*

      What’s included

      • Bilingual Curator
        Sandra Yvonne is fluent in Spanish
      • Welcome Dinner Social
      • Welcome Gift
      • Accommodations
        Based on Double Occupancy. Single Supplement Available
      • Transportation to Tours
        Only noted transport is provided. Local taxis readily available.
      • Tours & Entrance Fees
        Published itinerary activities only
      • Daily Breakfast & Lunch
      • Airport Transfers
        Available on Aug 3 & Aug 8 at select times
      • Private GroupMe Chat
      • Airfare To/From
        Pricing is for Land Only Package
      • Hotel Deposit
        $100 Hotel Deposit Req. at Check-In for Incidentals
      • Hotel Incidentals
      • Extra Meal/Expenses
      • Alcohol
      • Souvenirs
      • Tips
        Tipping guides is expected and much appreciated
      • Credit Card Fees
        Payment processing fees charged by bank/credit card transactions. We recommend ACH draft to avoid fees.
      • Uber/ Local Taxis
        Uber is Available in Colombia!
      • Travel Insurance
        Required to Travel with Tour Amor

      Available Packages

      Double Occupancy
      Available until June 20, 202310 left

       Shared Accommodations for 2 persons 

      ***Anyone without a roommate will be paired with another member on the trip.  If you are booking with a roommate, you will be asked for your roommate information upon checkout. 

      * If you do not want to be paired with a roommate, add the single supplement option below. 

      Deposit: $200

      Available options


      Day 1- August 3
      Let the Journey Begin!

      Plan to arrive in Medellin by 2pm. 

      * We'll begin our itinerary in Guatapé, a small town nestled in one of Colombia's most beautiful and picturesque regions. 

      * Guatapé is 79 kilometers east of Medellin. 

      * Well known for its amazing views, Guatapé is considered to be one of the most colorful towns on earth. 

      Your Organizer

      Tour Amor Travel Co
      1 review
      Tour Amor LLC curates small group tours for the individual. Our focus is to introduce travelers to rich Afro Descendant culture and experiences. We don’t simply visit a destination. Rather, we immerse ourselves into the culture and embolden the local creatives. We sit with locals, eat with locals, learn alongside and even dance with them! This offers our travelers a one-of-a-kind authentic experience. Our offering is for the solo traveler, independent, and adventurous, who enjoys the camaraderie of a group experience!