Our team of local experts is passionate about showcasing the best that Cartagena has to offer, and we can't wait to share it with you. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, our personalized tours will take you on an adventure through the streets and sights of this magical city.

About Cartagena

Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most picturesque cities in Latin America. Located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia, it's a place where history and culture come together to create an unforgettable experience.

The city is known for its stunning colonial architecture, vibrant street life, and lively music and dance scene. With warm weather year-round and a friendly local population, Cartagena is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to explore Colombia.

Top Attractions in Cartagena

  • The Walled City: Step back in time as you wander through the colorful streets of the old town, surrounded by centuries-old walls that were built to protect the city from pirates and invaders.

  • Castillo San Felipe de Barajas: This massive fortress was built in the 17th century to defend the city from attacks. Today, it's a popular tourist attraction where you can explore tunnels, bunkers, and cannons while taking in panoramic views of Cartagena.

  • Playa Blanca: Just a short boat ride from the city, this stunning beach is a true paradise with crystal-clear waters, white sand, and palm trees swaying in the breeze. Relax, swim, and soak up the sun in one of the most beautiful spots in Colombia.

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Fun Facts about Cartagena

  • Cartagena was the first city in Colombia to be founded by the Spanish in 1533.

  • The city was once the largest slave port in the Americas, and today, its Afro-Colombian heritage can be seen in its music, dance, and cuisine.

  • The famous Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez was inspired by Cartagena for many of his books, including "Love in the Time of Cholera" and "Of Love and Other Demons."

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