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Walled City of Cartagena

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Address: Calle 41, Cartagena 130002, Colombia
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$17.00*
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Cartagena Nightlife Tour by Chiva Bus
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US$72.00*
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Cartagena Horse and Carriage Night Ride Including Dinner
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US$27.63*
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Cartagena Small Group Walking Tour

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Walking the wall

It's fascinating to go back in time and visit this city so rich with history. The wall has uneven footing and lots of ups and downs. Walk in the early hours or late in day . The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's fascinating to go back in time and visit this city so rich with history. The wall has uneven footing and lots of ups and downs. Walk in the early hours or late in day . The sun is strong and their is no protection. A charming city with lovely colorful buildings and wonderful restaurants!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Hard to describe how beautiful and interesting nearly every street is in the Old City. I think you could spend a week here and see about half.

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Bogota, Colombia
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Is an amazing place to walk for hours, you can find many restaurants, stores, and museums. You can rent a bike or a carriage (are the most common in the walled city, but I didn't like it, because they use horses, just my personal opinion).

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

the walled city was a part of our private guide tour with Cartagena Tour Guide which we booked during our shore excursion.

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Gatineau, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots to see walking within the walls and admiring the Colonial architecture.Plenty of Stores and restaurants Colombians are good host

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Franeker, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

it's great to just walk around this part of town. Many shops and restaurants. Atms', musea and everything is nice and colourful

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There is lot of security around, If you need to take a cab make sure to negotiate the price before you are in the cab.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took about two centuries to build. You can walk most of it . F you have gone to Luca in Italy, has a similar feeling.

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Brisbane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staying in the old town, meant that we could walk outside our door and wander through this magnificent architecture with narrow streets and lanes. Beautiful!

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice place to visit for 3 days. Beautiful architecture (colonial), nice but expensive hotels and very good restaurants.

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