Cartagena City Tour

  • Enjoy the stunning view of the city over the Castillo de San Felipe, where incredible battles were fought during many centuries.

  • Admire the beauty of handmade products in Las Bóvedas, the perfect place to get the best handcrafts and souvenirs of Colombia.

  • Enjoy the detailed decoration of the Teatro Heredia, inaugurated back in 1911.

  • Walk through the charming streets of Getsemaní while listening to stories of the colonial houses and the events that account for Cartagena’s nickname “la heroica”.

  • The old city of Cartagena really is a hidden treasure. Surrounded by its imposing walls, it gives the impression of walking through a beautiful historic village preserved in time.

  • Start off at la Torre del reloj, the spectacular entrance to the old city of Cartagena and discover the history behind the walled city.

  • The Cartagena city tour continues with a visit to the Plaza De Bolivar which is surrounded by incredible buildings like the Government Palace, the Cartagena Cathedral and others.

  • At the center of the walled city, you will find the Zenu Gold Museum, where you will discover the history of the first goldsmiths colombian populations.

In a Nutshell

  • Walk through the old city of Cartagena, on a journey starting at the Torre del Reloj and the Plaza de la Aduana.
  • Discover the charming streets of Getsemaní while listening to stories of the neighborhood’s history.
  • Be astounded by the magnificent San Pedro Claver church.
  • Explore the impressive tunnel system of the Castillo de San Felipe and enjoy the stunning view of the city.
  • Admire the beautiful Colombian handcrafted products in Las Bóvedas.

Price includes

  • Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off.
  • An expert tour guide who speaks a language of your preference. (Spanish, English, Portuguese, Italian, French, German).
  • Entree tickets to San Felipe Castle.
  • Visit the city’s main landmarks.
  • Depending on bookings you might be in a small group up to 6 people or by yourself.

 

 

Important Information

If there is any other place of interest you want to include in the tour, please let us know in advance and we will be glad to include it for you.

Please read our cancellation policy.


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Departure time:
9:00am / 2:00pm

Duration:
4 Hours

* Travelers:
Is your group bigger than 9?

Price Per Person $142.64
Total Price $142.64


Cartagena is a beautiful city, which captures the heart of all its visitors because of its colors, Caribbean climate, warm people and its historical legacy. With our Cartagena city tour, we assure you the opportunity to discover the most amazing sites of the city, accompanied by an experienced tour guide. Our city tour starts off at La Torre del Reloj, the spectacular entrance to the old city of Cartagena. This entrance leads you to the commercial square, a historic place where the trading of slaves took place.

From this site, you will walk through the charming streets of Getsemaní while listening to stories of the colonial houses and the events that account for Cartagena’s nickname “la heroica”. The Cartagena city tour continues with a visit to the Plaza De Bolivar, Gold Museum, and the Palacio de la Inquisición. Then you will go to the San Pedro Claver church, which was built in the second half of the 17th century.

Afterwards, you will drive to the Castillo de San Felipe, a strong fort built on top of a mountain by the Spaniards as a strategic point to gain control of the bay, where incredible battles were fought during many centuries. There you’ll have the opportunity to discover the impressive tunnel system used in colonial times and enjoy the stunning view of the city.

The city tour ends in Las Bóvedas, the perfect place to get the best handicrafts and souvenirs of Colombia. You will be free to wander around a bit there so you can admire all of the beautiful handmade products.

The old city of Cartagena really is a hidden treasure. Surrounded by its imposing walls, it gives the impression of walking through a beautiful historic village preserved in time.


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