Destinations
Trip Types
  • Travel Style
  • Interests and Activities
  • Tour Ideas by Month
  • Continents and Regions
An update from Evaneos

ColombiaWhistle-stop Cartagena

  • Highlights
Discover the Pearl of the Caribbean, a city with a mixed and exotic heritage whose cultural wealth will astonish you! Cartagena will take you back to the colonial era, with its colorful houses and lively parks. From the near constant sounds of laughter and joy to locals manning grills, serving up skewered specialities and street musicians performing in charming little squares, this place is buzzin...

Discover the Pearl of the Caribbean, a city with a mixed and exotic heritage whose cultural wealth will astonish you! Cartagena will take you back to the colonial era, with its colorful houses and lively parks. From the near constant sounds of laughter and joy to locals manning grills, serving up skewered specialities and street musicians performing in charming little squares, this place is buzzing. Wander down narrow lanes and discover Caribbean Coast culture. Taste exotic foods, indulge in vibrant nightlife, and connect with welcoming locals. Colombia has opened its doors to the world and it can't wait to meet you!

See more
Trip highlights
  • City
    City
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Island
    Island

Personalize this trip with the local agent

How does it work?

● Select a trip that inspires you
● Get matched with an expert local agent
Customize your travels and book with confidence

Day 1: Bienvenidos a Cartagena! 

• Arrival to Rafael Nuñez airport

• Private transfer to your hotel centrally located in a historic district

• Begin exploring the historic city center!

Visited:
Cartagena

Day 2: Historic walking tour...

...and chocolate making workshop!

• Get ready for the day with a delicious breakfast at your hotel

• Head on a historic walking tour of old neighborhoods, charming plazas, the gold museum and the city walls 

• Take part in a chocolate Workshop. Learn about the history, process and put your knowledge to the test by preparing some of your own!

Visited:
Cartagena

Day 3: Step into the Rosario Islands! 

• Relax during a day trip in the Rosario’s Islands and enjoy the beautiful waters of the Caribbean

• In the morning, a shared boat will take you to Isla Grande where you will have free time to enjoy the longest beach on the island

• Activities such as snorkeling, eco-walks, or kayaking in the mangroves can be organized at the hotel

• Return to Cartagena by boat in the afternoon

Visited:
Cartagena

Day 4: You want to stay longer don't you?

• Transfer from your hotel to the Cartagena’s airport

• Our agency is happy to recommend additional activities if there’s time before departure

• Otherwise, consider extending your stay and let the good times roll

Visited:
Cartagena

Cartagena

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in the price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
Book your flights to Colombia
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
Check out the many benefits:
  • Competitive rates
  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
  • Your local agent Natalia, in Colombia, will inform you of any changes to your flights
For more information or to book your flights directly, head to our partner site.

Itinerary not quite right for you?

Other tour ideas

Tour ideas by activity, interest, or seasonality