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Address: Cartagena, Colombia
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Fun Boozey Bus Tour

Lively loud music, free flowing Rum, snacks and a knowledgeable tour guide on this cruise excursion. The staff and musicians were very friendly and helpful. Would recommend this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 January 2016
Tamara M
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Blandon, Pennsylvania

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Cartagena, Bolivar, Colombia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Mostly I write about the good experiences. This was not one though. We were part of a wedding party, about 150 people, more perhaps. Plans had been made in advance for a Chiva bus tour the night before the wedding after a dinner at the Hotel Caribe. The busses were late arriving and at first only one bus. We waited... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Had a really good time on this tour. Granted, I knew what I was getting into by reading reviews. Yes, you do drive around picking up people, and the booze is cheap and the mixers are generic, but its cheap like 3 bucks an hour per person for unlimited rum. The tour guide knows how to get people hype and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We went on a rumba en chiva bus the last time we were in Cartagena (in 2009). We had a great time: the rum flowed and the party near Las Bovedas was great, with lots of music and dancing. As we were back in Cartagena, and with visitors, we were looking forward to the same experience. Unfortunately, in the intervening... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Booked this "tour" if you can call it that through our hotel. I saw different prices online and in town, hotels was the lowest at $13/per person. Didn't have much to lose at that price. Took the 8:00pm party one. Picked us up, drove around about 30mins jam packing up the bus then passed around low quality rum, soda, and... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

just vist 2 interesting places, Chivas's guide are low level information mentioned is very basic. At the end of city tour takes the group to a jewelry to buy esmeraldas. No mention anything about old town history

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Huddersfield, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

We went on this tour during the day, and it was absolutely brilliant for all ages. There was a tour through the streets of the old City, with plenty of rum and coke flowing, band playing loudly, singing and dancing. It was noisy and great fun, and even pedestrians and passengers on buses waved as we went passed. There was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

I think the idea is brilliant, I love the look, but afternoon tour was a bit ... boring. We were in Cartagena for a day and a half, we arrived midday so I wanted to jump on that bus and see the whole city in that day and have the other day for anything on the sea. Bus looks great,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

What a great experience! On the party bus, meandering through the streets of Cartagena with endless rum, Coke, and buckets of ice. Singing and dancing all the way to the music of the band in the back of the bus--and we stopped at most of the main tourist destinations. Two important points: I took the bus at the cruise port,... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We took this tour because it sounded ok to see the city at night and know the places to party. You will spend most of the time driving to pick up people from the hotels, traffic is kind of heavy and drivers are a bit insane. The band we had on the bus wasn't good and our guide wasn't too... More 

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Blandon, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Lively loud music, free flowing Rum, snacks and a knowledgeable tour guide on this cruise excursion. The staff and musicians were very friendly and helpful. Would recommend this tour. Just be mindful that the bus has a pretty big step up and down that requires a step stool.

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