El Peñol Rock
Discover El Peñol Rock, Colombia
Country & Region
Colombia ∕ Andes
Close by cityRead more about Medellín
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Time you should plan to discover the place
Outdoor: 1/2 day (without travel time)
How to get to El Peñol Rock?
From the town of Guatapé, a taxi or a tuc-tuc will take about 15 minutes. If you are coming from Medellín, ask the driver to drop you at "El Peñol", which you will find before arriving at the town of Guatapé.
About El Peñol Rock
Approximately 4 kilometres outside of the town of Guatapé, you will see this imposing tower of rock that measures 220 metres in height. To climb to its peak, there are 740 steps that reward you with a breathtaking view of the surrounding countryside.