Here are the top 7 tourist attractions to see in Cartagena:

1. Walled City

4.5 /5

9 km
from city center
1 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

Reflecting the rich colonial history, the old town and the inner walled city are Cartagena's centre of attraction.

2. Castillo de San Felipo de Barajas

4.3 /5

7 km
from city center
2 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

A massive fortress overlooking the city from the hill of San Lazaro, this 17th century castle is a must visit place in Cartagena.

3. Playa Blanca

4.2 /5

16 km
from city center
3 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

Located on Isla Baru or the Baru islands just 2 hours drive from the city, Playa Blanca is one of Colombia's most beautiful beaches.

4. Torre del Reloj

3.8 /5

8 km
from city center
4 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

Representative symbol of Cartagena, Torre del Reloj is a 19th century clock tower serving as main entrance gate to the old city.

5. Volcan del Totumo

3.8 /5

8 km
from city center
5 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

A mud volcano located outside the city popular among tourists for its mud bath.

6. Rosario Islands

3.7 /5

38 km
from city center
6 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

A magnificent archipelago of 30 islands known for its natural beauty, the Isla del Rosario is 100 kilometres from Cartagena.

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7. Mercado de Bazurto

3.7 /5

5 km
from city center
7 out of 7
places to visit in Cartagena

Mercado de Bazurto is Cartagena's central food market with narrow walkways and stalls selling everything from fresh fruits and veggies to meat and fish.

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