Cartagena City Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Cartagena

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Enjoy a guided city tour of Cartagena and explore Colombia's most-visited city! Cartagena is known for its laid-back Caribbean vibe mixed with astonishing colonial architecture. See what all the buzz is about on a guided sightseeing tour of the city that includes entrance fees to Cartagena's museums.
The charm of Cartagena goes beyond the intriguing streets of the walled city. On this tour, you will not only visit these, but the most significant treasures of the city accompanied by an expert guide. On our Grand City Tour of Cartagena, you will enjoy the magic of the streets, churches, architecture, and squares of the old Cartagena. As you walk through the streets, be amazed by the contrast between the wealth and magnificence of the city and the warmth and the discreet charm of its neighborhoods.   After picking you up at your hotel, we will go to Isla de Manga, where we will have the chance to enjoy the architecture of the Republican houses and Cartagena’s Moorish style that dates back to the early twentieth century. After, we will continue to Cerro de la Popa where we will not only visit an antique monastery but where we will enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the city. We will then visit the Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, the largest military architectural structure left by the Spanish in America.   After a lunch stop at Plaza Fernández de Madrid, we will walk through cobblestone streets and colonial houses in the Walled City. We will visit the famous Plaza del Comercio, and after walking further into the old city to Plaza de Bolivar. We will visit Naval Museum, where you will be able to understand Cartagena from its geography through cartography and pirates' history. Finally, we will go to the San Pedro Claver church, which was built in the second half of the 17th century.

What’s included

  • Cartagena city tour
  • Bilingual English- and Spanish-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance fees to Inquisition Palace and the Theater of Heredia


  • All entrance fees included
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide