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Buena Vida Turismo

Medellin, Colombia
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Best tour guide in Medellin !

My friends and I went on a private tour with Chris out to Guatape .. What a great time .. very... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
lap1000
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Miami, Florida
Amazing Time in Medellin.

My time in Medellin was amazing thanks to Chris. He is an amazing guide. Fun and interesting... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
Fernando M
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My name is Christopher, I am a Canadian who fell in love with Colombia and now I live here! My company offers guided private tours, with new SUV's and bilingual services within Medellin and the surrounding area and attractions. We arrange day trips, sightseeing, shopping trips, drivers and customized itineraries for people visiting Medellin.
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Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

My friends and I went on a private tour with Chris out to Guatape .. What a great time .. very knowledgeable with all info ... I have gone on tours before this was hands down the best ...

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

My time in Medellin was amazing thanks to Chris. He is an amazing guide. Fun and interesting conversations about living in Medellin were on point. He also helped me to arrange my ride back to the airport. If you really want a reliable company, awesome...More

Thank Fernando M
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

I genuinely appreciate when people take the time to write a review, I had a great time showing you around the city. Bieng able to show you some of the interesting and unique things that make this city and the people here so incredible was...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Chris and team are very helpful to me as a traveler, and now as an expat. I have used Chris and Buena Vida for city tours, Visa extension, obtaining a Medellin-based business license, opening a Bancolombia bank account, paying my taxes, signing up for Spanish...More

Thank Reggae R
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are constantly trying to improve the services we provide and expand into services we think will be useful, enjoyable and add a real value to our clients. We are open to suggestions and realize there...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

When you travel to places as an adult, you should really spend at least some time exploring the daily life of the people there, and the history of the place you're visiting. Chris was awesome at showing our group not only nightlife, but daylife in...More

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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I look forward to seeing you back down here again, it is the Feria de Flores right now, and it is a huge festival, and a lot of fun. You and your friends were an...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Our trip to Medellin was a huge success of which Chris played a role. Chris provided us with great service, timely responses and flexibility when we needed to adjust our schedules. Tours were very informative with great detailed information. More importantly Chris was very genuine...More

Thank Amir P
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

I really appreciate you taking the time to write a review, and I am glad you guys had a great time, and I was able to be a part of that. I am always working on ways to improve the service and experience, and I...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

My friends and I had an incredible time on our city tour with Buena Vida. Their tour guide Chris listened to our wants, gave us additional suggestions, and built an incredible custom tour of Medellin for us. The tour was one of the highlights of...More

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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

I am really grateful for your reviews, I start every tour with one goal in mind, and that is to try and make sure everyone is able to make the most of their time, and have the best experience possible. I hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Chris was very knowlegeable about the area and provided prompt car service. I would recommend Chris to anyone looking for a great experience in Medellin

Thank Will G
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you very much, there is a lot I am still learning here, it was a lot of fun hanging out with you guys, and watching the positive interactions up in the Comuna with everyone.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

From a trip to the grocery store to organizing transportation, food recommendations, tour of the city and helping us coordinate a community donation project, Chris was amazing. He was always available via phone and was always willing to help, sharing past experience, advice and photos....More

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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

I am very lucky, I always get the chance to meet great people. You and your friends were no exception. It was a pleasure to show you guys around, and what you did in the Comuna is the kind of thing we need more of,...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My buddy and I just happened to meet Chris in Poblado and offered to take us to Guatape and to see Pablo Escobar's bombed out summer compound. I have to say Chris was an awesome host, and his driver Diego was fantastic. We spent the...More

Thank blaoun
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you very much, I had a great time with you guys not only in Guatape, but at the private rooftop fashion event in Charlee as well!

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Awesome trip, Chris was very responsive as soon as we landed, he picked us up in a private SUV and answered/accommodated all our needs. Chris was with us from the time we woke up and started our tours, picked us up in private cars no...More

Thank N C
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BuenaVidaTurismo, Owner at Buena Vida Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

I had a great week with you and your friends, great group of guys and I would look forward to hosting you guys in Medellin again, next time we will have to do the paragliding as well!

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