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Walled City of Cartagena

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Address: Calle 41, Cartagena, Colombia
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$72.00*
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Cartagena Horse and Carriage Night Ride Including Dinner
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US$15.00*
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Cartagena de Indias Colonial Walls and Bastions Audio Guide
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US$27.02*
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Cartagena Small Group Walking Tour

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Beautiful!!

Beautiful buildings and exquisite architecture. This is unique to Cartagena. Venice has its canals and the walled city is unique in its own way.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Naples, Florida
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Naples, Florida
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful buildings and exquisite architecture. This is unique to Cartagena. Venice has its canals and the walled city is unique in its own way.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautifully restored and maintained. It is historically very significant. Definitely worth going to Cartagena. Have fun.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good place to walk safe and see the Colonial Mansions, stunning buidlings and colourful streets, nice restaurants and plazas, but quite expensive. Could be better with close streets for cars. Love the flowers in the front of the houses.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The combination of being deemed a UNESCO heritage site and stabilization of Colombia's governemt setd the stage for this to be come one of the top destinations in the Americas. Restored buildings, a broad array of restaurants, good shopping, just the right amount of history combine for a wonderful travel experience.

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful buildings, great restaurants, vibrant music. Lots of culture, good food and friendly people. Loved it.

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

it is wonderful just walking throw the old small streets and buy some stuff or drink a coffee on one of the small cute squares. Its very colorful and you can also find cheap restaurants.

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Ayutthaya Province, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful place just to stroll around- for a day or more, and see the architecture, stop in little shops, grab fruit from street vendors- just, as many likely know, be sure to have cash on hand. ATMs can be a bit difficult to find

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Charming colonial town. Loads of history, stunning ruins and castles, great shopping, authentic local stores, sophisticated gourmet restaurants, awesome off shore tours and activities, friendly people, thoughful service. Must go!

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a horse carriage at night time we ur 6 year old twins and it was $80000 pesos you get to see all the town and old building history . I recommend to eat there it is cheap and there are many restaurants to chose . Also if you want to buy souvenirs it is cheap to buy there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great town to walk around in. Just walk and take in the atmosphere. Some lovely streets with cafes. Service can be a bit iffy.

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