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Your Local Photographer in Cartagena

Your Local Photographer in Cartagena

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A fun, romantic and spontaneous photo session, by a professional photographer with more than 10 years of experience. Travelers can be free to express their emotions with laughter, poses and glances guided by the photographer, in beautiful corners of the city of Cartagena. During the tour we will chat as friends and we will share moments in a warm and jovial atmosphere.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$265.65
per group
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$265.65
per group

City tour for Hotel Guests

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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$60.00
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$60.00
Taking safety measures

Photography Tours by Paola H Sanchez

Photography Tours by Paola H Sanchez

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Learn to capture your travel memories better with this guided photography course that helps you master your camera’s manual settings while touring Cartagena. Learn about lenses, colour, white balance, depths and how to switch between automatic and manual settings, and practice with an instructor to help you make corrections. Get a better understanding of how to take portraits, landscapes, and city shots.
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  • 3 hours
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$106.67
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$106.67

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Freedom Tour of Palenque

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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$96.00
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$96.00

Documentary & Street Photography tour

Documentary & Street Photography tour

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This is a workshop that covers local gastronomy, art and culture. It is guided and taught by an expert who knows the environment and its surroundings. It is an immense experience that allows you to know the real Cartagena not seen in postcards
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$175.00
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$175.00
Taking safety measures

Group Salsa Class

Group Salsa Class

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Learn to dance the Salsa or put your dancing skills on display with these dance classes which are offered multiple times daily and cater to different dance ability levels. Select your class and hit the dance floor to learn basic steps, Salsa movement sequences, and how to immerse yourself in the music. Grab a drink from the studio’s bar and enjoy a tropical cocktail while you learn.
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  • 1 hour
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$12.83
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$12.83

Half-Day Tour of Cartagena by Air-Conditioned Vehicles

Half-Day Tour of Cartagena by Air-Conditioned Vehicles

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Absorb the color and charisma of Cartagena on a half-day tour of the UNESCO-listed Colombian city. In a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle, you’ll admire the beautiful mansions of Manga and ascend to La Popa (temporarily unavailable) – the city’s highest point – for spectacular views. Enter the magnificent San Felipe de Bajaras Castle, absorb the Caribbean spirit of Santo Domingo Square and browse artisan market, Las Bovedas, for unique souvenirs. Refreshments and round-trip transport from your Cartagena hotel is included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
Taking safety measures

Cartagena Art Tour

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
$67.00
Price varies by group size
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$67.00
Price varies by group size

Gabriel García Márquez Literature Tour in Cartagena De Indias

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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$80.00
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$80.00

Salsa Tour Cartagena

Salsa Tour Cartagena

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Experience the vibrant culture of Cartagena with a half-day salsa tour. Combine salsa dance lessons with venturing out to see live salsa music in one tour. Learn the basic steps for salsa and then try them out on a dance floor in a popular live music venue. Visits to two dance clubs plus welcome drinks at each are included in this tour.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$44.88
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$44.88

Bazurto Market Adventure Tour in Cartagena

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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$54.00
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$54.00

Photo Tour

Photo Tour

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The colorful streets of Cartagena are a photographer’s dream, and this photographer-guided tour ensures you’ll find the city’s best angles. Traveling between the Getsemani neighborhood, the Old City, and the city walls in a climate-controlled vehicle will keep you—and your photography equipment—cool and safe, and everyone from amateur shutterbugs to experience photographers can brush up their skills with tips from a local.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$91.00
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$91.00
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Audio Guide: Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Cartagena

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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$18.00
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$18.00

Cartagena 4-hour Sightseeing Tour through the Old City starting at the port

Cartagena 4-hour Sightseeing Tour through the Old City starting at the port

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When your cruise ship docks at the picturesque port of Cartagena, explore the Caribbean color and cultural flair of the Colombian city during a half-day sightseeing shore excursion. Our guide will be waiting for you at the parking of the port. Visit the historical and architectural highlights of the UNESCO World Heritage Site while delving deeper into the city’s history with a knowledgeable guide. Stroll around the ambient Plaza de la Aduana and discover the stolid structure of the Castillo San Felipe, the entrance fee to which is included in the tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$157.00
Price varies by group size
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$157.00
Price varies by group size

City Tour of Cartagena for Cruises

City Tour of Cartagena for Cruises

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Enjoy a fascinating 4-hour exploration of Cartagena’s top attractions during this shore excursion designed with cruise ship passengers in mind. Join a local guide to check out Cartagena sights including the striking architecture in the Manga neighborhood and see the colonial San Felipe Fortress. You’ll also have shopping time at Las Bovedas, take a walking tour of the old city and learn about Colombia’s emerald industry at the Emerald Museum. This shore excursion also covers transport by air-conditioned vehicle, bottled water and entrance at the monastery and the Saint Peter Claver Church and Museum.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Guided visit to San Basilio de Palenque: World Cultural Heritage

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
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$200.00
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$200.00

Cartagena City Shore Excursion

Cartagena City Shore Excursion

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When your cruise ships drops anchor in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city of Cartagena, don’t waste a minute of sightseeing time on a shore excursion that’s ideal for visitors with limited time. Convenient port pickup and drop-off are included, and you’ll travel in air-conditioned comfort between top Cartagena attractions in Old Town Cartagena, without getting lost or having to navigate unfamiliar public transport systems.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
Price varies by group size
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$100.00
Price varies by group size

Bar Tour for Guys and Bachelor Parties

Bar Tour for Guys and Bachelor Parties

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This tour will give you the ends and outs on the bar scene and help you know the layout, and where to go to meet the beautiful women and party with the most fun women in the world.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.00
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$20.00

History, art & architecture in the Walled City

History, art & architecture in the Walled City

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Rub shoulders with the lifestyles of Colombia’s elite during this 3-hour architecture tour of some of Cartagena’s most upscale homes and boutique hotels. Explore this colonial city’s unique architectural treasures during visits to the El Cabrero and Old City neighborhoods. First stop by the La Casa de Rafael Nuñez, a Caribbean-style country home that now houses a museum. Then head to the Old City to check out some of the area’s amazing boutique hotels and private residences. A professional art historian, entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.00
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$240.00
Taking safety measures

Cartagena City Trolley Tour

Cartagena City Trolley Tour

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Only a trolley tour lets you explore the city of Cartagena's major attractions in open-air historical style. Ride through the city's historical core and around the bay, stopping to visit museums, plazas, and more on your own schedule. This small-group tour is limited to 15 people per booking and includes live onboard commentary.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.50
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$25.50

"Essential Cartagena. Private tour, customizable",

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The "Essential Cartagena de Indias" walking tour, will make you understand the relevance of this Caribbean port city and how its strategic location has helped to shape the world powers and economy from the 16th century till today. In this tour, you will feel the city like a local and will be amazed by the beauty and the good vibes of this unique place on earth. This is a no-rush kind of tour, that will walk tourists by history while learning why Cartagena became the prize for so many pirates and empires. Also, you will live the rhythm that does of Cartageneros happy citizens of the world. The walking tour is totally customizable and can be upgraded to compliment it to your interests or preferences. You will get to feel my city like a local. "El Guiador" is a perfect tour to fully understand the energy of the cartageneros and enjoy a fun time. Let me have the pleasure to be your #TourGuide I speak fluent English. Licensed, insured and certified by Colombian authorities.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.80
Price varies by group size
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$76.80
Price varies by group size

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

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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$6.99
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$6.99

Cartagena Old City Walking Tour including Gold Museum and Plaza de Bolivar

Cartagena Old City Walking Tour including Gold Museum and Plaza de Bolivar

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Set out on a 2-hour guided walking tour of Cartagena, Colombia's stunning seaside city. Take in the the colonial architecture of Old Town, here the stories behind buildings like the Cathedral of Cartagena and San Pedro Church, and learn about local culture along the way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.00
Price varies by group size
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$74.00
Price varies by group size

Half-Day City Tour of Cartagena

Half-Day City Tour of Cartagena

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Experience the highlights of Columbia’s seaside colonial destination on this half-day excursion. After a convenient hotel or cruise port pickup, visit sites like San Felipe de Barajas Castle, the Caribbean’s second largest fortress, and the UNESCO-designated Walled City of Old Cartagena. Learn about Cartagena from an informative local guide and enjoy complimentary food tastings and drinks.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.34
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$133.34

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