- 4 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Enjoy this accessible sightseeing tour specially designed for people with mobility restrictions.
Walking activity is moderated.
- Professional guide
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Private tour
- Transport by private vehicle
- Food and drinks, unless specified
Hotel pick up and drop off
please advise your arrival hour when booking this tour
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
isit Cartagena’s best highlights on this private tour of the city. Visit Candelaria´s Monastery, Saint Philip Fort of Barajas, Las Bovedas (the dungeons), and the Church of san Peter Claver. Round off your private tour with a local shopping experience at Pierino Gallo mall. This private Cartagena tour will enlighten history buffs and anyone looking to familiarize themselves with Cartagena’s beauty. Enjoy the privacy of your own guide and vehicle on this Cartagena excursion.
Begin this private tour by meeting your exclusive guide and embarking to your first destination. As you are comfortably driven through scenic streets, marvel at the stunning architecture in the manga residential area, a luxurious neighborhood where some mansions have been restored to their historic splendor. Continue up a winding road to the highest point in Cartagena, where Candelaria´s Monastery sits atop a hill. This ornate monastery has a 22-karat gold foil altar and a gorgeous courtyard filled with flowers, a photographer’s delight. Even better for pictures is the breathtaking view of the harbor and city.
Enjoy a brief photo-stop at the fort of Saint Philip of Barajas, a 17th century site considered the most important work of Spanish military engineering in south America. Afterward, head to Las Bovedas (the dungeons) for about 20 minutes of local handicraft shopping. Enjoy the wonderful architecture and history of this landmark before continuing to your remaining destinations.
Visit the church of St. Peter Claver for a fascinating history lesson. Spanish-born monk Peter claver was nicknamed the “slave of the slaves” for his lifetime work spent ministering slaves brought from Africa. After this historic landmark, arrive at the naval museum, opened in 1992 on the 500th anniversary of Columbus’ discovery of the new world. Your tour’s last destination is the Pierino gallo mall, where you’ll have approximately 30 minutes to shop the variety of gift shops.
Your private guide returns you to port, passing through the scenic bocagrande and castillogrande residential areas on your way back. Book this Cartagena tour today for a comprehensive look at some of the city’s best highlights. This is one tour you don’t want to miss.
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
- Wheelchair accessible
- Dress code is smart casual
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.