Your tour departs from the cruise port; after disembarking your ship, you will take the free shuttle and will get off at the parking of the port. Our guide will be there waiting for you with a sign under your name.
After a brief orientation, your first stop is the Castle of San Felipe (Castillo San Felipe), the site of a series of battles between French, English ans Spanish forces. The impressive castle is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Tour the San Pedro Claver Chruch, another UNESCO World Heritage Site that is one of Cartagena's most-visited landmarks. Learn about the church's history as a haven for hundreds of thousands of sick slaves arriving in Cartagena, cared for by one particularly humanitarian priest.
At the Inquisition Museum, take a guided tour to learn about the city's bloody past during the trials and tribulations of the 17th century. Then, stop in Las Bovédas neighborhood, where you can browse the local arts and crafts shops for souvenirs before drop-off back at the cruise port.
Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to the Cartagena port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.