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Wonderful Full-Day Tayrona Park Tour from Cartagena, Crystal Beach Sector.Snorkeling

Wonderful Full-Day Tayrona Park Tour from Cartagena, Crystal Beach Sector.

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Experience the natural beauty of Columbia’s Tayrona Park on this all-day excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, head to the park with an informative local guide and spend the day watching wildlife, kicking back at Negunaje beach, marveling at the sites from Seven Waves, enjoying a delicious complimentary meal at Crystal Beach, and shopping at El Rodadero.
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  • 18 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$107.00
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US$107.00

JET SKI RentalJet Skiing

JET SKI Rental

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Explore Cartagena beyond its historic center with a jet ski rental. Zip around Cartagena Bay and take in the views of Laguito, Tierra Bomba Island, and the Castillo Grande beaches. Get tips on where to go from an instructor and about other watersports including windsurfing and paddleboarding. After your ride, relax with a drink at the beach bar.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.00
per group
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US$50.00
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Small-Group Tour: LED Cartagena Sunset Paddle BoardStand Up Paddleboarding

Small-Group Tour: LED Cartagena Sunset Paddle Board

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Paddle into the setting sun near Cartagena during this flexible-length sunset excursion via paddleboard. Navigate your paddleboard into the water to enjoy incredible views of the setting sun. Then, once it’s dark, navigate via the LED-lit board, which illuminates the water below and beyond as you make your way back to shore and the glowing city lights of Cartagena. An instructor and all equipment is included.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.65
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US$25.65

1-Hour Paddleboard RentalStand Up Paddleboarding

1-Hour Paddleboard Rental

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Ensure your time on the water goes smoothly by pre-booking your 1-hour paddleboard rental. Feel reassured knowing that you are getting the best price and that the best equipment will be waiting for you: the shop's newest boards are 10 pounds (4.5 kilograms) lighter than the average paddleboard, which makes for easier movement.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$15.00
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US$15.00

Scuba diving in Rosario Islands Day Trips

Scuba diving in Rosario Islands

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Explore the brilliant underwater world of the Rosario islands on this scuba-diving adventure. After a convenient hotel pickup, get outfitted in all necessary gear and hop on a boat bound for the National Park of Corals—a marine reserve with mangroves, reefs, and a variety of sea life. Plunge to nearly 40 feet (12 meters) beneath the surface and enjoy a delicious lunch included in the tour price.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$354.00
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US$354.00
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Full-Day Rosario Islands Including Barú, Cholon and Playa BlancaDay Trips

Full-Day Rosario Islands Including Barú, Cholon and Playa Blanca

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Explore the pristine beaches of the Rosario and Barú islands during this day trip from Cartagena. Travel off the coast of Colombia via speedboat to the Corales del Rosario National Park. Swim and snorkel in the azure waters, relax on the soft sand beaches, and take in the picturesque natural surroundings. National park fees, lunch, and round-trip transportation from Cartagena hotels are provided.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$95.00
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US$95.00
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Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove Forest in la Virgen SwampNature and Wildlife

Canoeing & Birdwatching on the Mangrove Forest in la Virgen Swamp

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The swamp of la Virgen is the largest lake in Cartagena, on one of its sides, on the north of the city, we can find the small fishing village of la boquilla and an extensive mangrove forest ecosystem that offers refuge to several species of birds and fish.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$102.00
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US$102.00
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Cartagena In Kayak4WD Tours

Cartagena In Kayak

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Paddle through the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Cartagena on this small-group kayaking tour. Touring in a kayak lets you get up close to the mangrove islands, home to a robust bird population, and your quiet mode of transport ensures you can hear their song and approach without disturbing them. A small group means you'll get plenty of personalized attention and instruction from your guide as you enjoy views of the Clock Tower, the Convention Center, the Roman Bridge, and the lagoon of San Lazaro.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$56.67
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US$56.67

Private Speed Boat to Rosario Islands & BarúDay Trips

Private Speed Boat to Rosario Islands & Barú

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Explore the pristine beaches of the Rosario Archipelago and Baru Island during this 6-hour day trip on a private boat from Cartagena. Pilot a course for adventure aboard your private 35-8 speedboat, heading first to the San Fernando and San Jose Fortifications that once guarded the city from pirates. The continue into the turquoise-blue waters of the Rosario islands, enjoy the area's great snorkeling and gorgeous scenery. Finish the day with beach time and a chance to purchase a tasty seafood lunch at Baru. Round-trip hotel transport, plus towels, floating tubes and refreshments are included.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$1,680.00
per group
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US$1,680.00
per group
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Round-Trip Sunset tour in Cartagena's BayDay Cruises

Round-Trip Sunset tour in Cartagena's Bay

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Sail, sip, and enjoy stunning coastal views on this cruise of Cartagena Bay. An open bar keeps you refreshed throughout the trip, and snacks are available for purchase. Plus, this Cartagena Bay catamaran cruise is limited to a small-group tour of 12 people or fewer, making for a more intimate experience watching the sunset over the city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.00
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US$25.00

Full day Luxury Beach Club- Rosario IslandsDay Trips

Full day Luxury Beach Club- Rosario Islands

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The Rosario Islands are one of the main destinations for travelers visiting the city of Cartagena for its warm and crystalline waters
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$91.40
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US$91.40

Private Boat Tour Full day trip to Rosario Islands, Cholon, Baru Day Trips

Private Boat Tour Full day trip to Rosario Islands, Cholon, Baru

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Explore the coastline beyond Cartagena with this full-day private boat tour. Leave the navigating to your private guide and admire views during the journey to the Rosario Islands. Visit the islands of Cholon and Baru for a day spent sunbathing, swimming, and snorkeling. Return to Cartagena at the end of the day.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$699.00
per group
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US$699.00
per group
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Diving Departure for CertificatesJet Boating

Diving Departure for Certificates

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The BUZOS DE BARU dive center is a PADI RESORT with more than 20 years of continuous operation in the city, positioned as one of the best diving schools in Cartagena. We have qualified PADI instructors, and trained personnel for teaching and diving guide, we like to do long dives and go to the most beautiful places possible for each day depending on the weather in the area.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$128.21
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US$128.21

Excursion to the Rosario IslandsDay Cruises

Excursion to the Rosario Islands

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Enjoy an unforgettable day aboard a catamaran. Navigate from Cartagena to the Rosario Islands. Snorkel in an amazing coral reef and experience an underwater kingdom in the crystal clear waters.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$88.54
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US$88.54
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Flyboard Cartagena Flyboarding

Flyboard Cartagena

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Experience the sensation of flying with a flyboard excursion in Cartagena. Travel outside the walled city to the beaches of Los Morros and receive instructions on how to make the most of your flyboarding session. Use the flyboard both to fly in the air and to move quickly in the water. No prior experience is required.
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  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$111.00
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US$111.00

Punta Arena Excursion KayakKayaking

Punta Arena Excursion Kayak

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This excursion will lead you to live an unforgettable experience, where you will sail on board a kayak through the Caribbean Sea between the beaches of Castillogrande in Cartagena de Indias and the island of Tierra Bomba, which will allow you to be in intimate contact with the varied landscapes Islanders, beaches with clear sands and the warm waters of the Caribbean, always enjoying an unparalleled view of the city. Characteristics of experience Paddling level: Basic Approximate paddling distance: 6 - 7 Kilometers Paddling time: 1.5 – 2 hours Total experience time: 3 – 4 hours Route: Departure Castillogrande beach – Arrival to Tierra Bomba beach - Return to Castillogrande beach
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  • 4 hours
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US$65.39
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US$65.39

Full Day Excursion Isla Grande - Islas del Rosario CaribeDay Trips

Full Day Excursion Isla Grande - Islas del Rosario Caribe

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The excursion is made to the largest and most beautiful island of Rosario Islands. The Resort has the most crystalline waters and white sand of all the islands. The maritime transport and the service is exquisite and of great luxury. Includes a welcome cocktail, a Caribbean-style lunch, towels and use of sun loungers or beach beds. They have alternatives in activities such as Snorkeling, Paddle board or Kayaks that can be hired on the island at an additional cost.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$87.47
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US$87.47

PADI Open Water Diving CourseJet Boating

PADI Open Water Diving Course

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The BUZOS DE BARU dive center is a PADI RESORT with more than 20 years of continuous operation in the city, positioned as one of the best diving schools in Cartagena. We have qualified PADI instructors, and trained personnel for teaching and diving guidance We have a great infrastructure in diving equipment, compressor, boats, training pool, and an excellent team ready to help and accompany you in your first steps of this beautiful activity.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$410.26
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US$410.26

Sunset Cartagena In KayakKayaking

Sunset Cartagena In Kayak

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Soak up sunset views of Bocagrande and Cartagena Bay from the water on a kayak tour from Castillogrande Beach. Benefit from your guide’s personalized insights and attention as you paddle along the coastline in a small group, and take advantage of late afternoon departure to escape the scorching sun and explore the port city in more temperate dusk hours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$54.49
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US$54.49

Touch the sky - Parasailing Parasailing

Touch the sky - Parasailing

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Enjoy the beautiful view from above and the unique feeling of flying! Parasailing is save and for everybody. You don't need to steer or anything, you just fly...
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.16
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US$46.16

Rosario island full-day tour in a private boatDay Trips

Rosario island full-day tour in a private boat

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This group tour, better known as the 5 islands tour, is a tour of the most beautiful places in the Rosario Islands (includes breakfast, lunch and snack). Arriving at the fort of San Luis de Bocachica where we will have breakfast in front of the sea, then we will go to Cholon where we will have lunch, and we will also enjoy the unbeatable atmosphere of the party and the sea. We will visit Isla Grande, where there is still a sunken plane that according to legend belonged to the drug cartels. You can visit and snorkel in this beautiful place; Then we will visit blue water, a beautiful and perfect island to take spectacular photos of its turquoise sea and white sand. and if you still have strength, we will arrive at Playa Blanca Barú waiting for the darkness of the night to visit a lagoon in which you can see a unique event, the bioluminescent plankton, which are algae that emit light in absolute darkness.
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  • 7 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$172.00
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US$172.00

Exclusive Full-Day Trip on the Islands, Cholon and Gente de Mar from CartagenaDay Cruises

Exclusive Full-Day Trip on the Islands, Cholon and Gente de Mar from Cartagena

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Experience the natural beauty of Colombia’s Rosario Islands on this all-day excursion. After a convenient pickup at select hotels, head to the archipelago with an informative local guide and spend the day and check out an island that once belonged to Pablo Escobar, enjoy a delicious complimentary meal and kick back in a hammock at Gente de Mar, and relax with a drink at Cholon Island.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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US$120.00

Private Island Hopping Tour to Rosario Islands on a 42ft SpeedboatDay Cruises

Private Island Hopping Tour to Rosario Islands on a 42ft Speedboat

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Ride out to the Rosario Islands on this private speedboat tour. Hop aboard a 42-foot (13-foot) vessel with a group of up to 20 people and head out to the Caribbean archipelago. Once there, snorkel in the coral reefs or simply kick back and relax. The tour is customizable and can be tailored to your preferences.
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  • 8 hours
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US$1,400.00
per group
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US$1,400.00
per group

Half Day Scuba Diving ExperienceScuba Diving

Half Day Scuba Diving Experience

Certified divers can scuba dive in the presence of a PADI-certified instructor in one of Colombia's best spots, Baru Island. Divers will witness soft corals, sponges, and tropical fish in the Caribbean Sea. Your guide will fill you in on the flora and fauna of the marine environment.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$324.00
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US$324.00
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