Set out on a four-hour escape that captures the spirit of Cartagena de Indias, where each corner tells a story and every breeze carries echoes of the past. This tour isn’t just a mere walk through time; it’s an intimate dance with history, architecture, and legend, choreographed within the city’s three grandest locales. Allow yourself to be lured by the promise of discovery and the joy of exploration in this treasured Caribbean jewel.
8:30 AM – Your day of discovery commences at your hotel, where our bilingual guide (English-Spanish) will warmly welcome you, heralding the start of a journey rich in history and stunning urban vistas.
9:00 AM – Exploration of the San Felipe de Barajas Fortress: Embark on an expedition to the mighty San Felipe de Barajas Fortress. Stand on the grounds where battles were waged and explore the labyrinth of tunnels within its walls. The fortress’s storied past, as narrated by our guide, will transport you to an age of conquests and heroics.
10:00 AM – Ascent to La Popa Convent: In the comfort of our air-conditioned vehicle, we ascend to the serene heights of the La Popa Convent. Poised on the city’s highest hill, the convent offers an unrivaled perspective over Cartagena, framing its beauty as a picture-perfect postcard view.
11:00 AM – Stroll Through the Historic Center and Getsemani: We venture into the beating heart of Cartagena as we stroll through the cobblestone streets of the Historic Center and the vibrant neighborhood of Getsemani. Known for its bohemian atmosphere and colorful street art, Getsemani is where culture, history, and modern-day Cartagena meet. Listen closely as our guide brings to life the stories of former inhabitants and pirates who once coveted this city.
12:30 PM – Conclusion of the Tour at the Historic Center: As our tour draws to a close in the Historic Center, you’ll find yourself immersed in the city’s rich tapestry, having woven your own thread into its ongoing narrative.
Immerse yourself in the allure of Cartagena de Indias, and let the city’s heartbeat guide you through a memorable exploration of its three most iconic treasures.
This tour includes accident insurance; therefore, it is important to have each person’s passport number.
At your hotel or Airbnb at 8:30 AM.