Get ready to be a chef for a day and to learn to prepare a Colombian menu from the Pacific, the Atlantic or the Andes, by the hand of a local chef. Learn in a fun way the secrets of our cuisine and at the end of the class taste delights prepared by your own hands.
Enjoy a traditional Colombian dish in a traditional atmosphere while you get to know the folk dances of various regions of the country performed by a couple of local artists.
Learn to prepare some "mecatos" or typical Colombian snacks, accompanied by a local chef. Empanadas, arepas, pastries or typical Christmas sweets are some of the delights that you can cook and taste.
Travel around Colombian geography through the chocolate in this tasting trip that involves all five senses. Get to know the history of this product, its preparation and transformation and delight yourself proving trying the cacao of different regions of our country.
Experience and taste the variety of Colombian dishes in this gastronomic trip through the Amazon, the Andes and the Caribbean cuisines, with a chef who will tell you the story hidden behind each bite. When you visit three different restaurants in the Poblado neighborhood, you will have the opportunity to taste a piece of each culture and, at the end, you will taste a special cup of coffee.
The culture of the silleteros is a part of our roots and has given rise to the well-known Feria de las Flores that we celebrate every year in August in the city of Medellín. Get to know a silletera family, listen to their own stories and build a silleta along with them, while enjoying a country landscape.
Enjoy a day in contact with nature in the Guatapé dam, just two hours away from Medellin. You will have the opportunity to visit Piedra del Peñol, a monolith 220m high, and climb its 740 steps to enjoy a beautiful view of the dam. Walk the "town of the zócalos" and conclude the day with a typical lunch in the area.
Visit the Salón Málaga, a traditional tango and bolero bar in downtown Medellin which has fostered encounters between musicians, intellectuals, and writers for 58 years. Tour its history accompanied by its owner and learn the main steps of tango with a couple of professionals.
A visit to Medellín would not be complete without an afternoon of shopping in Barrio Provenza, the most IN area of the city. There you will visit "Vía Primavera", an open-air shopping center, an initiative of several local designers. A personal shopper or designer will accompany you in a unique and personalized experience.
Get to know the escalators of the Comuna 13, a project that has brought cultural inclusion and promotion for the inhabitants of this area. You will visit the neighborhood with a local artist, learn about their history, their transformation and the cultural projects that are being developed there, including the artistic works and street graffiti of one of their collectives.
Visit the most representative sites of Medellín in this city tour full of culture and transformation. Plaza Botero, Explora Park, the Metropolitan Cathedral and the car cable are some of the places you will visit listening to the history and cultural background, accompanied by a local guide.
Get into the real city of Medellin and discover its transformation. We will take the tram that crosses the emblematic neighborhood of Buenos Aires and the Metrocable that goes to the Villa Sierra station. You will get to know the graffiti and some emblematic places of the area while enjoying some local products. The tour ends with a visit to the Casa de la Memoria Museum, where you will understand more in depth about the complex historical reality of Colombia.
Platform's bilingual interpreter is a facilitator for international or national guests, especially in their communication needs, mastering the required language.
Platform's interpreters have gone through a process of personal evaluation, qualification of the level of handling of foreign languages, performance confirmation and training professional. Additionally, they have received training sessions about relevant elements of local culture and the processes of transformation carried out in Colombia, so as to be spokespersons of the country's wealth to foreign public.