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History Graffiti art and the Comuna13

culture walk

History Graffiti art and the Comuna13

482 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Transport
Hosted in
English, French, Spanish
culture walk

History Graffiti art and the Comuna13

culture walk

History Graffiti art and the Comuna13

482 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Transport
Hosted in
English, French, Spanish

What you'll do

First of all, we will take the bus that take us to the neighborhood 20 de Julio, once we arrive; We will walk towards the sectors of independence 1, 2 and 3, where we will start the great experience that takes 3 hours. Then I will give you an introduction of the armed conflict which had to pass the comuna 13 of Medellín from the beginning until the year 2002. Then I will explain the symbolism of each artistic expression, which is the graffiti Then we will arrive at an ice cream shop, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy one of the best ice creams, you don't need to pay it is courtesy of the House, Then we will take the escalator that leads us to the top, from the top I will show to you the emblematic places of Medellin, and my living place too. Then I'll give you to know the second part of the story and we'll complete the experience in the Gallery of Chota, is a local artist known for his art. And then we will go to my father’s bakery, for giving you the best pastries. you will have the opportunity of knowing a house inside, so in our house I will tell to you my own personal history. and then we return to San Javier station.

Your host

Learn more about Leandro

Leandro

My name is Leandro Román, I am a local guide from comuna 13. I am the most innovative tour guide in the Comuna 13! I am located in the Comuna 13. I've been living here for a long time, I am 31 years old, I'm married, I also work with my wife, she makes the spanish experience and I make the english experience. I studied english and systems, I was working as a Spanish and English teacher, so, we can speak both languages English and Spanish for giving you the best experience. Actually we are studyng a lot, this is a great opportunity for increasing and more if you choose our experience. I like Music, soccer, and meet people Join us in this interesting experience of the Comuna 13, enjoying one of the best escalators in the world, due to its characteristics.

What's included

Food
Ice-Creams- Empanadas- coffee and pastries
Transport
Bus, Metro

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Where you'll be

cable car, escalators, administrative office, the slide, Gallery of Chota, and bakery of my father to taste delicious desserts and everything related to desserts.

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Umbrella

More tips

Recommendations: -Bring water bottle -Bring umbrella -Wear comfortable shoes -Arrive on time for the meeting point -Arrive five minutes before -Stay with the Group

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Leandro
History Graffiti art and the Comuna13
482 reviews
From £12/person
482 reviews
From £12/person