Cartagena welcomes visitors to its colonial charm, vibrant nightlife, and many attractions. Visiting Cartagena, you won't be surprised that it's called the jewel of South America as it is likely one of the most beautiful and fun cities in the world! This is one of our favorite destinations and we look forward to helping you planyour personalised itinerary. When you visit Cartagena you will fall in love with a city full of charm, exquisite food, magical sunsets and a diverse range of experiences that will allow you to live and enjoy local culture.
Visit the famous San Felipe castle with a local guide that will give you an introduction to the city and tell you fascinating stories about pirates, conquests, art, and love. Continue with a street food tour and a visit to the local market where you will get to try different Colombian delicacies and enjoy fresh juices, coconut water, and exotic fruit. Attend a private and exclusive coffee tasting with one of the best baristas in the country, followed by lunch at a delicious fresh seafood restaurant. Get picked up by a private driver and guide and head to a local mangrove tour where you will get to interact with fisherman, explore nature and learn to fish. Refresh with fresh coconut water and go back to your carefully selected luxury hotel to rest and enjoy the pool. Go for a walk, a run or a yoga class in the afternoon, and get ready to go out for drinks and cocktails on top of the walled city, whilst enjoying a beautiful sunset. Finish the day at one of the best restaurants in Colombia, carefully selected and reserved for you. Enjoy the Chef's Menu and experience each of the eight captivating and delicious dishes, while drinking exquisite Latin American wine. Go out dancing and get to practice your dance moves whilst trying Colombian rum and interacting with locals. Wake up the next day and get ready for your Day Trip to the beautiful Islas del Rosario, where you will get to spend the day relaxing, snorkeling and tanning on an exclusive island.
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Insider Travel Tips:
Walk and get lost inside the Walled City. When planning your personal itinerarywith us, we will include a list of recommendations and exclusive experiences carefully selected for you and your group.
Go early to San Felipe castle before everyone arrives. Contact Usto book your private tour with one of the best local guides in the country.
Buy authentic Colombian emeralds at very good prices. Contact usfor the best places to buy emeralds.
Go to Getsemani and admire the street art.
Take a private dancing lesson and practice your salsa moves.
Visit Islas del Rosario and Baru, and stay there for a few days enjoying beautiful and private beaches. Contact Usfor the best island Hotels and Island Day Pass options from Cartagena.
Enjoy an afternoon of shopping in Cartagena's boutique shops.
Visit the Bird Sanctuary in Baru.Contact Usto coordinate private transportation.
Support local people, go on a mangrove tour with local fishermen and immerse in the local communities of Baru island.
Have brunch at Mila Pasteleria and try delicious local carimañolas.
Take a bath inside an active Mud Volcano.
Enjoy some of the best ceviches and seafood in the world!Contact Us for restaurant recommendations.
Try the famous coconut lemonade available at most restaurants and bars, and buy fresh coconut water in the streets.
Have lunch at local restaurants and try authentic flavors from the coast of Colombia.
Experience a private coffee tasting tour, and learn about the best coffee in the world. Enquire herefor more details.
Visit the local candy hall and the chocolate museum, and try delicious local sweets.
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