Manizales City Tour + Cable Car + Chipre viewpoint

Manizales, Caldas

6 hours

Tour Type

Private Tour




Español, Inglés


Manizales is known as the city of open doors, as it is a place that welcomes everyone. The warmth and charisma that characterizes the locals is what makes out of your stay a memorable one. But that is not it, Manizales has a privileged location, as it is surrounded by nature and the imposing Coffee Cultural Landscape, declared by UNESCO as Intangible Heritage of Humanity. So, if there is a right place to have a mix of adventure, nature, culture, history and coffee, is definitely this city. Join us in Manizales City Tour, Chipre and Cable Car Ride and discover why!

What will you do in this Manizales City Tour, Chipre and Cable Car Ride?

Be part of this unique way of immersing yourself in a joyful city in this private tour. Discover places you cannot miss when coming to Manizales. You will visit the historic center, its Cathedral, the Bolivar Square and the Tango Street. You will be able to learn about the Coffee Culture and Manizales’ rich history and even taste some traditional snacks. And on top of that, you will have a short ride on the cable car and you will visit the top of the Chipre tower, the best viewpoint of the city. Explore Manizales from the heights and take as many pictures as you want. The best way to have a complete introduction of this magical place.


At first, you will be picked up by our guide at the hotel. Soon after you will be heading downtown where the tour takes place

Once in Manizales’ downtown your guide will take you to the most emblematic places, while he explains some of the history of this region and the country. You will stop in several spots such as Parque de los Fundadores, Plaza Bolivar, Bolivar Condor Statue and the cathedral-basilica of Manizales, among other places. Here, you will have time to have a look and to take pictures, as well as learning about the importance of this places to locals. 

The best way to make the most out of your visit in the cathedral-basilica of Manizales is by climbing its tower. Once at the top you will have the best views of the city and you will be able to have a short break there, while the guide explains more about the city’s present.

The other attraction you cannot miss is the cable car of Manizales which serves as a public means of transportation but also offer majestic views of this small and joyful city. 

Time will be all yours to enjoy the whole tower of Chipre. This viewpoint has a privileged surrounding, as from the top, and with the right conditions, you will be able to have a great panoramic of the city, but also of the mountain range, the valleys of the Cauca and Risaralda rivers and the snow-capped mountains of Ruiz and Santa Isabel. You will also have time to have some snacks at the tower.

Having finished this visit, the guide and the driver will take you back to your hotel. Take this tour as a starter and finish it wanting to know more about this fascinating city in this magical country that offers you everything.


  • Discover the less known jewels of Manizales
  • Learn about the warm culture of this city of the Coffee Triangle
  • A memorable experience of visiting the highest viewpoint around Manizales
  • Get to feel like a local while visiting the emblematic areas of Manizales


  • Gran Colombia Tours private guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Cable car tickets
  • Entrance to the Chipre Tower
  • Entrance to the Basilica
  • All-risk insurance
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Extra purchases

Know before you book

  • Please keep in mind this is a walking tour and operates in all weather conditions

Tour's Location

Manizales, Caldas



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