- 4 to 5 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
The Cartagena Highlights Tour is the best way to see what the city has to offer in the most personalized way. Walking through downtown Cartagena, you'll hit all the "must-do's" and see and hear the famous sights and sounds that make Cartagena the magical city that it is. Perfect for first time visitors, this tour is suitable for friends and family, couples or larger groups. From the moment you set foot onto the cobblestone streets and peer up at the romantic balconies that line all of El Centro's architecture, you will be forever changed - it is impossible not to fall in love with Cartagena. We will visit historically relevant sites for broader context that will enrich your experience.
• The tour is usually around 4-5 hour in total, unless we experience unpredictable weather, significant traffic delays, or other unforeseen circumstances. This happens very rarely if ever.
- Private tour
- Local guide
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Bottled water
- Transport by private vehicle
- Coffee break
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Food and drinks
Pick up from the Lobby of your hotel, seaport, and airport, Monument/Building upon Traveler's request
Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Hop-on hop-off tour with stops near cruise port
you'll head back to your hotel, cruise ship, airport, or elsewhere.
• Pick up from the lobby of your hotel, seaport, or airport.
• Transportation method: Vehicle in excellent condition (2016) with air-conditioning
• Activity Level: Moderate Itinerary:
• Pick up from the meeting point (lobby of your hotel, seaport, or airport)
• Drive to Monastery of La Popa, explore, walk to the top, learn about La Popa, photo opps, rich cultural experience
• Drive to Fort San Felipe, explore the fort and learn about its history, relevance
• Head back to the old city, "El Centro, " in vehicle
• Tour continues with sightseeing in the San Diego district
• Drive to Callejón de los EstribosBegin our walking tour:
• Visit Plaza Santo Domingo
• Walk through El Centro, the famed historic district
• Visit Plaza Bolivar
• Visit Plaza de Los Coches
• Visit Plaza de la Aduana
• Visit Plaza San Pedro Claver
• Stop at emerald museum "Joyeria Caribe"
• Return back to our trusty vehicle
• Continue with more sightseeing in Getsemani, an up-and-coming, historically rich neighborhood with lots to eat, see, and do
• Finally, you'll head back to your hotel, cruise ship, or elsewhere.What's Extra
• Lunch or dinner at a restaurant, souvenirs, or drinks exceeding 1-2 per personWhat's Included:
• Private vehicle
• Ticket fees: San Felipe Fort, Monastery of La Popa or Naval Museum.
• Coffee break
• End location: Hotel, cruise ship, or elsewhere downtown
• Location options: Airport, cruise ship port, hotel, monument/building upon traveler's request
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking, allergies, or medical conditions
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.