Tourist Attractions In Cartagena

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Cartagena de Indias is considered probably the most important tourist destination of Colombia. You’ll find located the most appealing hotels in Colombia, along with incredible tourist attractions and beaches.

Probably the most visited places there are:

El Corralito de Piedra

It is an historical zone, a colonial village enclosed by walls that were made in order to guard the city from permanent attacks.The building was established by periods; in 1556 and in1608.

Inside the city, there are many ancient buildings and streets. The square is surrounded by ancient residences and wood balconies. Outside the walls, you’ll find romantic bars, restaurants and Colombia hotels.

El Laguito

This is a tourist spot,it contains the large amount of bars and restaurants of the city. The beaches are full of a lot of national and international tourists. It presents a variety of entertainment places which are located in front of the sea. Such places possess a tropical atmosphere reflected on discos and casinos. It’s the excellent place to book your hotel in Cartagena.

Bocagrande

This is an extremely famous place, a consolidated tourist center considering that it presents the top tourist infrastructure of the region.Most of the tourists appreciate its tranquil zones.

Pie de la Popa

It is among the first neighborhoods of Cartagena. This area has important colonial houses, and is rich in history. Nowadays, it has one of the most largest shopping centers of Colombia; its named Caribe Plaza and covers an area of eight hectares, so dont miss it during your vacation.

Getseman

It’s essentially the most representative neighborhoods of the city. This was the place in which the slaves inhabited. There’s a modern Convention Center Julio Cesar Turbay Ayala, the Tercera Orden church, the Centenario Park, the Camelln de los Mritres and the Cloister of San Francisco.

La Matuna

It is the financial area of the city that involves industries as international trade, the tourism along with the transportation. La Matuna developed into one of the places in which part of the wall was cut and then redesigned and appropriated as business center. There are located some of the business Cartagena hotels.

Islands

There are lots of lovely beaches, surrounded by white sand like Bar Island, Rosario Islands, where it’s possible to practice diving among the reefs and ecologic walks in a natural and pleasant atmosphere.

Beaches

The beaches are the main attractions for visitors in Cartagena de Indias. In the urban area Cartagena has 19Km of beaches, where people can practice a variety of aquatic sports activities.

Among the most significant beaches are: Bocagrande, Marbella, Bocachica and Bahia del Castillo Grande beach that is covered by tropical savannah, fish, urban sea landscapes, green waters with couple of swells.

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Brian Fairo

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