Cartagena City Tour with View from the Highest Point

By Impulse Travel
Price is $199per traveler*


Free cancellation available
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Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Guides required to wear masks


  • On this 4-hour tour, you will visit the best spots of the city guided by a local expert. It all starts with a visit to La Popa Convent, the highest place in the city from where the social dynamics of its inhabitants can be understood and the photos that come out are incredible. Then you will be able to observe El Castillo de San Felipe and you will end with a walk through the center of the city passing through the best-known places such as The Cathedral and La Plaza de Simón Bolivar. You will also go into the Monastery of San Pedro Claver, a saint who fought the hardest for the rights of Afros in Colombia in his time. This tour is the perfect combination of must-see and hidden places in the city.

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6 hours with traditional lunch 09:00


Duration: 7 hours: Take it slow and enjoy the city at your own pace
Traditional lunch: Enjoy the traditional cuisine, where the locals get it
Pickup included

Languages available

language for 6 hours with traditional lunch 09:00, offer 1

Starting time

startTime for 6 hours with traditional lunch 09:00, offer 1
Price is $199.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $199.00


Price is $199.00
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What's included, what's not

  • Hotel pickup in the Cartagena area
  • Guide in the language of your preference (Spanish, English, French, Portuguese, German)
  • Entrance fee to Cerro de la Popa
  • Entrance fee to Catedral de San Pedro Claver
  • Entry/Admission - La Popa Convent
  • Entry/Admission - Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver
  • Optional tips and gratuities.
  • Entrance fees to Castillo de San Felipe
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel Drop off
  • Entry/Admission - Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • We recommend you wear comfortable clothes and shoes as well as a sun hat or cap.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • We comply with Colombian's Health Resolution (resolution 666 from April 24th, 2020)
  • Getsemani, Cartagena, Cartagena Province, Bolivar, Colombia
  • Departure time: 9:00 AM

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: La Popa Convent, Calle 37, Cartagena Colombia

This tour starts by picking you up at your hotel and taking you to the Popa Monastery. A Jesuit monastery located at the highest point of the city, from where you can appreciate the dynamics of the city, its different bodies of water, the great port, as well as its neighborhoods.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, Carrera 17, Cartagena 130002 Colombia

Afterward, you will be driven to Castillo de San Felipe (Entrance not included), a strong fort built on the top of a mountain by the Spaniards to gain control of the bay. There, you’ll have the opportunity to discover from the outside the impressive architecture and history behind this fort.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Torre del Reloj, Carrera 7, Cartagena 130002 Colombia

The Cartagena city tour continues with a nice walk through the Historic Center where you will visit Torre del Reloj at Plaza de la Aduana, the place used for slave trade during the Colonial period

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver, Carrera 4 30 01, Cartagena 130002 Colombia

Pedro Claver is one of the most important characters in the history of Cartagena, he called himself the slave of the slaves, for his work in the protection and creation of the rights of the afro population and the amount of miracles he did, he was declared a saint. A story that deserves to be known.

Duration: 20 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity Location

  • Cartagena Cartagena District

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Clock tower, a 4-116, Cl. 70 #4-66, Cartagena, Provincia de Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia Traveler pickup is offered Pick up service from Cartagena hotels or accommodations. Please enter your pick up details. *Note: Hotels in Manzanillo area have an additional cost. Please contact us to arrange it.
    • Cartagena Cartagena District

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