ItineraryTag 1City Tour CartagenaTag 2Isla Múcura - Punta FaroTag 3Free day on the Isla MúcuraTag 4Return to Cartagena
- Tag 1City Tour CartagenaToday you will head to Cartagena which is one of the main tourist attractions in Colombia, also known as the "Pearl of the Caribbean" and it is the main destination for culture and history. 1984 Cartagena has been declared as a World Culture Heritage by the UNESCO. The city combines an impressive, modern and colonial architecture created by the Spanish. It preserves the past and the memories of the struggles of that time. Besides you will experience the attractions, Cartagena offers such as cultural festivals, beautiful beaches, fine dining, a lively nightlife and a significant hotel and tourism infrastructure.During your walking tour through the old city you will pass the representing streets and squares of the colonial city. Visit the church and the monastery of San Pedro Claver, the palest of inquisition, the gold museum of Zenú (closed on Mondays), the cathedral, the church of Santo Domingo, and the barricade of Santo Domingo, Santiago and San Francisco Javier as well as other famous places. Furthermore you will visit two monuments which are of great historical value outside the old city. San Felipe de Barajas is a fortress in order to defend the city. The monastery and the church of La Candelaria on the hill de La Popa are outstanding examples of religious and colonial architecture. From here you will enjoy an amazing view.Enjoy strolling through charming, romantic alleys and admire impressive colonial buildings as well as the city wall and the castle of San Felipe de Barajas, which was built during Spanish colonial times. The Inquisition Palace and the historic clock tower also bear memories of old times which make them liven up again in current times. Besides enjoy the nice warm breeze and relax in one of the beautiful natural parks in Cartagena. Cartagena de Indias Cartagena de Indias is an impressive city that holds the secrets of its history in its walls, in the balconies of its buildings and its narrow cobblestone streets.During your ride on a horse carriage (ca. 45 minutes) you can enjoy strolling through charming, romantic alleys and admire impressive colonial buildings as well as the city wall and the castle of San Felipe de Barajas, which was built during Spanish colonial times. The Inquisition Palace and the historic clock tower also bear memories of old times which make them liven up again in current times. Besides enjoy the nice warm breeze and relax in one of the beautiful natural parks in Cartagena.Tag 2Isla Múcura - Punta Faro
Today you will head to the beautiful Island of Múcura. Here you will spend the following two nights. Múcura Island is located in the district of Bolivar in the northern coast of Colombia. It is one of the ten islands that make up the Saint Bernard Archipelago along with the island of Boquerón, Palma, Panda, Mangle, Ceycén, Cabruna, Tintipán, Maravilla and the artificial islet (Islet of Santa Cruz). All together they make up an area 213.3 km2 (82.3mi2) to the north of the Morrosquillo Gulf. Since 1996, Múcura Island and the majority of the Saint Bernard Archipelago joined the Natural Corals of the Rosario.Tag 3Free day on the Isla Múcura
Enjoy a great day on the island. If you want, you can go for an ecological walk around the island or you can go snorkeling or diving (not included in the price) to explore the beautiful underwater world of the Caribbean. Or just relax on one of the Caribbean beaches and think about your holiday experiences in Colombia.Tag 4Return to Cartagena
Today it is time to say goodbye to the beautiful Isla de Múcura which has surely enchanted you with its blue waters and white beaches. You will be taken back to Cartagena and from there head to your next destination with a lot of new impressions and experiences that will last a lifetime.