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Places of interest in Cartagena

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Haga click sobre la imagen para ampliarla There is plenty for the visitor to enjoy among its beautiful buildings, monuments, churches and parks.

There is plenty for the visitor to enjoy among its beautiful buildings, monuments, churches and parks / Photo: Carlos Sueskún.

Cartagena offers a unique experience in a wonderful historical setting. It evokes the romance of times past, carved on the cobbled streets and walls.

Cartagena is a magical place, surrounded by walls that tell a history of piracy and the bloody battles that brought freedom the “heroic city”. There is plenty for the visitor to enjoy among its beautiful buildings, monuments, churches and parks.

Walk the streets, look at such splendid buildings as the Palace of the Inquisition, the Clock Tower, the battlements and the Castle 0f San Felipe de Barajas.

Museums, the cathedrals, Spanish-style houses, water sports and some amazing beaches – these are just some of the attractions of the city and its surroundings.

Cartagena entrega una experiencia única en un entorno maravilloso que evoca las historias y el pasado, además del romance de aquellos tiempos que se quedaron grabados en sus caminos de piedra y en las murallas.

Some of the places recommended:

  • Palace of the Inquisition
  • Clock Tower
  • Castle of San Felipe de Barajas
  • Los Coches Square
  • Custom-House Square
  • Santo Domingo Square
  • Portal de Los Dulces
  • San Pedro Square
  • San Diego Square
  • Centenario Square
  • Plaza of Santa Teresa
  • Plaza of La Trinidad
  • Bolívar Square
  • Fernández Madrid Square
  • Gold and Archaeological Museum
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • Naval Museum
  • Casa Bolívar
  • Las bóvedas (The Arches)
  • Heredia Theater
  • Monument to India Catalina
  • Monument to Zapatos Viejos
  • La Popa, Convent of La Candelaria
  • Manga District
  • Bocagrande District
  • Getsemaní District
  • Rosario Islands
  • Barú Island
  • San Bernardo Island

Let yourself be bewitched by the magic of Cartagena!

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