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Gabriel García Márquez Literature tour in Cartagena De Indias.Private Sightseeing Tours

Gabriel García Márquez Literature tour in Cartagena De Indias.

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If you’re a fan of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, one of Latin America’s most beloved authors, then don’t miss out on this literary walking tour, ideal for travelers that are familiar with Marquez’s work. With a guide, you’ll visit hard-to-find places that correlate to the fictional places in the Nobel Peace Prize winner’s books. Plus, a mid-afternoon start time means you’ll avoid the midday heat.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$80.00
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US$80.00

Bazurto Market Adventure Tour in CartagenaHalf-day Tours

Bazurto Market Adventure Tour in Cartagena

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Bazurto Market is Cartagena’s largest and busiest market, and it’s a maze of colorful stalls, exotic foods and local artisans. This guided visit will take you to the heart of the market, where you’ll get the chance to meet the vendors, watch craftsmen at work, sample local delicacies and enjoy a delicious Colombian lunch.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$54.00
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US$54.00

Freedom Tour of PalenqueDay Trips

Freedom Tour of Palenque

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The Freedom Tour is the most authentic tour offered in San Basilio de Palenque given by certified guides that are native to the community. We offer door to door transportation in comfortable AC cars with flexible pick up time to fit any schedule. Visitors are able to learn about incredible history of the community and feel the African essence that the community has maintained alive for over four centuries. During this tour our guests will hear traditional music, see the practice of traditional medicine in person, learn about the unique language that exists in the community and much more. More than traveling is living grand experiences.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$96.00
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US$96.00

Palenque: Roots TourDay Trips

Palenque: Roots Tour

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Adventures Cartagena accompanies you to explore with your five senses the corner of Africa hidden in Colombia: • PALENQUE • San Basilio de Palenque is the first free black community in America since 1713. Even today, we can see in its inhabitants the combination of a strong look, with an unshakable spirit and a welcoming smile.  Today they are happy to see visitors who value their history, struggle and resistance. You will know this crucial point in the history of black roots in Latin America. Discover all the experiences that are waiting for you in this brave town.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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US$79.00
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US$79.00

Cartagena Ceviche TourCultural Tours

Cartagena Ceviche Tour

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In a city known for its seafood, it can be hard to tell which restaurants are worth the hype. This Cartagena ceviche tour removes the guesswork for visitors, taking you directly to the city’s best ceviche restaurants. Sample five ceviche dishes across three different establishments, plus learn the basics of preparing fresh fish for yourself. This tour also includes a cocktail, a beer, and a non-alcoholic drink of your choice to wash everything down.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
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US$85.00
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US$85.00

BIKE & BITE food tourMountain Bike Tours

BIKE & BITE food tour

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If you love food this is the experience you are looking for! It is your chance to try something delicious and different while you explore the cool places of the city tasting the local gastronomy! Get prepared for the amazing combination of biking tour and street food tour all in one in Cartagena! We start in Getsemani and follow a well-thought route of snacks around all of the old city. We try many different types of local street bites that local people like, share interesting info about the recipes and the location. During the tour we also have some stops to enjoy, relax and discover! When you make this tour on a bike you can see a lot and eat a lot! A combo of our knowledge, biking and food makes Cartagena the perfect place for BIKE & BITE! In addition, we will be biking with our unique Colombian-flag colored bicycles that have a basket in front and are a beautiful decoration to your photos! You will eat like a local and learn the true taste of Cartagena! Come with an appetite!
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$52.00
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US$52.00

City tour for Hotel GuestsHalf-day Tours

City tour for Hotel Guests

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Discover the wealth of history and beautiful scenery in Cartagena during this half-day adventure to some of the city’s top landmarks. Admire the unique ‘republican-style’ architecture found on Manga Island. You’ll also take a guided tour inside historic San Felipe Fort and have time to shop for handicraft souvenirs at Bovedas shopping mall. Your Cartagena exploration also includes entry fees, professional guide, bottled water and transport by air-conditioned vehicle.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$60.00
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US$60.00
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Cartagena Walking TourFull-day Tours

Cartagena Walking Tour

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Get an in-depth introduction to Cartagena on this walking tour. Together with just your party and a private guide, walk through the streets of the colorful city and to the most important squares and churches, and locals' favorite coffee shops and restaurants. Listen as your guide gives you insight into the history of the city, its legends, and the pirates and other characters that have left their mark.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$54.00
Price varies by group size
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US$54.00
Price varies by group size

Audio Guide: Gabriel Garcia Marquez's CartagenaPrivate and Luxury

Audio Guide: Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Cartagena

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See the city of Cartagena through the eyes of iconic Nobel Prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez with this 3-hour independent audio tour. Learn about the work of “Gabo,” a renowned author whose work seamlessly blended reality and fiction, exploring this colonial city’s many mysteries through his own words and characters. The audio content lasts for approximately 3 hours and includes 35 unique ‘stations’ that match different stories within the city. It's a fun, unique way to explore this charming city through the eyes (and pen) of one of the world's most famous novelists.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$18.00
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US$18.00

Cartagena Art TourHalf-day Tours

Cartagena Art Tour

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Get in touch with your creative side during this 3-hour exploration of Cartagena’s thriving art scene. Head to the Getsemani Quarter as you meet up with local artists at their studios, tour the newest galleries and check out the city’s diverse street art scene. An art historian guide, all entrance fees, water, and coffee or beer is included.
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  • 3 hours
From
US$67.00
Price varies by group size
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US$67.00
Price varies by group size

Walking Tour Old CityPrivate and Luxury

Walking Tour Old City

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Enjoy the best experience you lived in Cartagena, touring the main squares and also with the best bilingual guides so you do not miss anything. The best story is that they tell you directly, try to live a different journey, a journey that everyone wants to take
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$37.34
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US$37.34

San Basilio de Palenque UNESCO World Heritage Site Daytrip: Africa in AmericaCultural Tours

San Basilio de Palenque UNESCO World Heritage Site Daytrip: Africa in America

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Visit San Basilio de Palenque, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this day trip from downtown Cartagena. Tour the town, which is a settlement established by runaway slaves, and learn about its history and culture, enjoy traditional food and music, and get a language lesson on Palenquero, which is only spoken in the village of Palenque de San Basilio.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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US$120.00

Ghost of Downtown: Fear in the streets. Cartagena Sensorial TourPrivate and Luxury

Ghost of Downtown: Fear in the streets. Cartagena Sensorial Tour

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ACTORS PERFORM DIRECTLY TO YOUR HEADSET- Miguel Quero, an infamous former resident of Cartagena´s San Diego Neighborhood, narrates the city´s most terrifying, yet fascinating stories. Quero comes back from the grave to introduce you to the downtown ghosts of Cartagena. Experience this magical realism through legendary tales passed along from generation to generation. For added thrills, we recommend experiencing this Soundwalk at night. To do this tour you simply need to download our APP on your store, and introduce your voucher code on the Ghost of Downtown activity.
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  • 45 minutes to 1 hour
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US$6.99
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US$6.99

Cartagena Like a Local: Customized Private TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Cartagena Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

See a different side to popular Cartagena during this customizable walking tour, ideal for travelers tight on time. Instead of wasting time with busy group excursions, build your own private itinerary based on your personal interests or let your local guide arrange a schedule to suit you, guaranteeing an intimate insight into the city which few travelers get to enjoy.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$32.00
Price varies by group size
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US$32.00
Price varies by group size
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Birdwatching National Aviary Cartagena de IndiasDay Trips

Birdwatching National Aviary Cartagena de Indias

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travellers will find the variety of exotic birds of colombia home to some of the most rare and beautiful species of birds in south america.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
Price varies by group size
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US$100.00
Price varies by group size

Transportation for private CITY TOURS CARTAGENABus Tours

Transportation for private CITY TOURS CARTAGENA

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Panoramic tour of Cartagena de Indias. Includes tour of Bocagrande, visit to the Emerald Museum, Manga, Cerro de la Popa, San Felipe de Baraja Castle, walled sector Approximate duration: 3 to 4 hours. (It will depend on the time spent in the places visited) Includes hydration: According to pax. Does not include: tickets to the hill of La Popa, or the Castle of San Felipe de Barajas. The customer must cancel directly at the box office. IMPORTANT: 1. The bilingual driver or Spanish / bilingual professional certified guide has an additional AND optional cost. (IMPORTANT) Once finished touring the indicated places, It is the client's decision whether or not to finish the tours before.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$135.47
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US$135.47
per group

Gethsemane + Street Art Tour - CartagenaPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Gethsemane + Street Art Tour - Cartagena

Gethsemane is one of those neighborhoods that love it. This place was considered the fourth most beautiful neighborhood in the world in 2018 by Forbes Magazine and without a doubt it is worth going through its streets where we will meet the local culture of the city, we will know and learn from the dozens of graffiti that They were painted in the framework of the 1st Urban Art Festival in 2013 and obviously we will learn from the history that enclose its streets, churches and squares since Gethsemane played an important role in the process of independence of the city and witnessed the rise of the Slavery in the Colonial era.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.00
Price varies by group size
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US$64.00
Price varies by group size

Guided Tour to All Forts of BocachicaDay Trips

Guided Tour to All Forts of Bocachica

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Discover Bocachica is a guided tour experience that combines historical and culture. Where all the important fortresses and monuments of Bocachica are visited, such as: Fort of San Fernando, the batteries of San Felipe, Santiago, Angel San Rafael and Santa Bárbara. Bocachica is an island town located just 20 minutes by speedboat from Cartagena. A native guide will accompany you throughout the tour while exploring the incredible history and architecture of the monuments. Get to know this isolated town, near Cartagena that keeps so many hidden treasures.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$53.34
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US$53.34

Day at Bocachica Beach Club - with tour of Fort San FernandoDay Trips

Day at Bocachica Beach Club - with tour of Fort San Fernando

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A day trip to the island of Bocachica, with a beautiful unpopulated Caribbean beach. Combine a Beach Club experience with a tour of the fortress of San Fernando. The island town is only 20 minutes away by speedboat. Enjoy a white sand beach and clean Caribbean waters, perfect for sunbathing and swimming. Enjoy native seafood and barbecue dishes, tropical juices and exotic cocktails at the new Cartagena Beach Club.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.94
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US$30.94

FreeCartagena Historical-CulturalPrivate and Luxury

FreeCartagena Historical-Cultural

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Cartagena de Indias, is one of the most beautiful, enigmatic and mysterious cities in the Americas, do not miss the opportunity to get to know it from the inside, and understand why in Colombia, we are proud of this fascinating city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$12.00
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US$12.00

Cartagena Treasure Hunt TourKid-Friendly

Cartagena Treasure Hunt Tour

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Turn your sightseeing trip through Cartagena into a family-friendly treasure hunt thanks to this 3-hour excursion. Visit top landmarks in Cartagena like the Parque Bolivar, Modern Art Museum, ‘La Presentación,’ Gold Museum and more, following the lead of a friendly pirate as you head off in search of ‘Blackbeard’s Gold.’ Entrance fees, pirate costumes, snacks, and, of course, some ‘treasure,’ are included.
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  • 3 hours
From
US$80.00
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US$80.00

City Tour - Discover the secrets of CartagenaBus Tours

City Tour - Discover the secrets of Cartagena

The history of Cartagena is told from the fact that it has been the largest slave port in the colonies that make it a World Heritage Site, from fascinating stories about pirate attacks to the most special details about gastronomy and culture. San Felipe de Barajas Castle San Pedro Claver Cloister Museum or Monastery of La Popa (one of two options) Walking Tour Historic Center Squares, emblematic streets and churches Bulwarks
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.14
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US$50.14

Guided visit to San Basilio de Palenque: World Cultural HeritageHalf-day Tours

Guided visit to San Basilio de Palenque: World Cultural Heritage

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Profesional Guide Local Guide Local food tasting Music and Dance show Walking tour in the streets Visit a local home Visit the cultural house of Palenque
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$200.00
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US$200.00

Movie Bike TourMountain Bike Tours

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Movie Bike Tour

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It's not just a tour on very good bikes that look like and ride like your own (all are different), I'm a story teller and part of my family is included as we have been part of the history of Cartagena. You don't have to return the bikes. We end where you want!
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  • 3 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$25.81
US$58.67
US$32.86 savings
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US$25.81
US$58.67
US$32.86 savings
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