Cartagena Vacations

Colombia
Located on the northern coast of Colombia, Cartagena is easily its home country's highest drawing tourist city. This former sanctuary for escaped African-American slaves is popular year-round, thanks to its beautiful beaches and lively attitude. December is an especially busy time in Cartagena, as religious festivals close schools, prompting a …

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Things to see and do in Cartagena

Jorge Lascar | FlickrCastillo San Felipe de Barajas
Castillo San Felipe de Barajas
Marcelo Faria | Trip by SkyscannerCafe del Mar
Cafe del Mar
Koren Leslie Cohen | Trip by SkyscannerPlaza de Santo Domingo
Plaza de Santo Domingo
sovichjl | FlickrWalled City of Cartagena
Walled City of Cartagena
Koren Leslie Cohen | Trip by SkyscannerPlaza de San Diego
Plaza de San Diego
chilangoco | FlickrPalace of Inquisition
Palace of Inquisition
enmaxcarado | FlickrCafe Havana
Cafe Havana
Erick Redcloud | Trip by SkyscannerCerro de La Popa
Cerro de La Popa
Steve Hunter | Trip by SkyscannerBairro Getsemani
Bairro Getsemani
David Holt London | FlickrVolcano de Lodo el Totumo
Volcano de Lodo el Totumo

Reviews of Cartagena

Joc Coutee
Joc Coutee
15/01/2020

Tour to Palenque w/@palenqueourroots @nelsonmartineofficial for all other tour needs

Najla Tucker
Najla Tucker
21/11/2019

I loved being here. Definitely talk up the locals. They'll let you know the best places to go and where to eat. The food was amazing and I loved the coffee. I can't wait to go back!

Brad  Myrick
Brad Myrick
29/09/2019

Beautiful city with a vibrant atmosphere. Not family friendly in the old city

Diedre  Rose
Diedre Rose
09/09/2019

I'd recommend going to the castle, getsemani, the national aviary, the local beach playa blanca!

Nearby destinations

Barranquilla

Santa Marta

Caucasia