8 days in Cartagena Itinerary

8 days in Cartagena Itinerary

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Cartagena
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Cartagena

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The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
Get some cultural insight at Walled City of Cartagena and Templo de Santo Domingo. Head to NH Galeria and Mister Emeraldfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cartagena: Isla Baru (Playa Blanca & Aviario Nacional de Colombia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, buy something for everyone on your list at Mall Plaza El Castillo, look for gifts at Cafeto Cafe y Regalos, and make a trip to Plaza de la Aduana.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cartagena day trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Rafael Nuñez International Airport and Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Cartagena can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Isla Baru
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Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Aviario Nacional de Colombia ©
Aviario Nacional de Colombia
Iglesia de la Trinidad ©
Iglesia de la Trinidad

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