Cartagena

Colombia

Cartagena, Colombia
Explore Cartagena: its history, monuments, beaches, and more!

Discover the historic area of Cartagena—amazing beaches, gourmet restaurants, and top sights from Puerta del Reloj to San Pedro Claver Church and Convent.

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Cafes, Live Music and Historical Buildings

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Where to stay in Cartagena

Cartagena Walled City
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Cartagena Walled City

Cafes, Dancing, Museums

Cartagena Walled City is popular for its abundant dining options, and if you're looking for more to see and do, you might think about a trip to Puerta del Reloj or San Pedro Claver Church and Convent.

Centro
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Centro

Monuments, Museums, Historical Buildings

Unique features of Centro include the museums and historic sites. Make a stop by San Pedro Claver Church and Convent or Cartagena Cathedral while you're exploring the area.

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Top Hotels in Cartagena

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Hyatt Regency Cartagena
4.5 out of 5
Carrera 1 No 12-118, Cartagena, CO
¥11,915/night
Aug 25 - Aug 26
4.7/5Exceptional! (766 reviews)

"Wonderful, best hotel staff ever, they go above and beyond"…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019

Hyatt Regency Cartagena
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Intercontinental Cartagena De Indias
4.5 out of 5
Bocagrande Carrera 1 No. 5-01, Cartagena, Bolivar
¥11,829/night
Aug 25 - Aug 26
4.3/5Excellent! (666 reviews)

"The hotel was well located, the staff were super polite and receptive and the rooms were up to date and very clean! The pool area was great. Breakfast was ok!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019

Intercontinental Cartagena De Indias
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Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena
5 out of 5
Carrera 3 # 31-23, Centro Plaza de Santa Teresa, Cartagena, Bolivar
¥22,216/night
Aug 20 - Aug 21
4.6/5Wonderful! (339 reviews)

"Good location, very clean atmosphere, good food. Very good Hotel I recommend it"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019

Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena

Popular things to do in Cartagena

Clock Tower
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Clock Tower

Learn more about the local history when you visit Clock Tower, a well-known historical site in La Matuna. Amble around the area's beautiful beaches or seek out the local tours.

Top activities in Cartagena

Full-Day Volcano of Totumo
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Full-Day Volcano of Totumo

¥3,073

Our visit starts at 8:40 am Approximately. from the hotel area of Bocagrande by air-conditioned bus on a route through the sea to the Volcano del Totumo where you will enjoy a mud bath very popular with locals and tourists due to its medicinal properties thanks to its different mineral substances and then you can take a bath in the Ciénaga that bears the same name.

Bora Bora Cartagena DayTrip - Islas del Rosario
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Bora Bora Cartagena DayTrip - Islas del Rosario

¥8,636

Just one hour from Cartagena you will find this unique paradise at Rosario Island.

Rumba in Chiva Party Bus
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Rumba in Chiva Party Bus

¥2,119

Unleash your inner party animal on a wild and boozy night aboard a traditional chiva bus. Drink unlimited alcohol, listen to traditional music, and eat authentic snacks during this distinctly Colombian affair. Meet your group at a central location and board the colorful bus.

Full-day White Beach Baru by Boat
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Full-day White Beach Baru by Boat

¥3,027

Do not stop living this fantastic experience! It is the best beach alternative that the city offers, you will enjoy a panoramic tour through the Islas del Rosario Archipelago, stopping at San Martin de Pajarales Island where you will find the aquarium or oceanarium, which you can enter if you wish (ticket not included) to enjoy the show of dolphins, sharks and different marine species or you can perform other activities such as snorkeling (ticket not included).

Full-Day Isla del Sol
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Full-Day Isla del Sol

¥9,111

Enjoy this spectacular full day to the islands of the Rosario where you have the option of knowing the san martin aquarium of pajarales and see its wonderful marine species including a dolphin show or snorkel while enjoying the warm waters of the sea

Full-Day Santa Marta
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Full-Day Santa Marta

¥7,523

In a spectacular tour we will visit this important city of the Colombian coast, near Cartagena. First we will arrive at the beautiful city of Barranquilla, where the famous Carnival takes place that takes its name and that is already well known worldwide.

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