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Beautiful City

It a really beautiful city, ver very friendly with a huge history town. It really worth it to... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Luis L
via mobile
Charming sleepy colonial town

Mompox dates from the same period as Cartagena, has a remarkable number of beautiful churches and... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Viktor S
Cartagena, Colombia
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Mompox, Mompos 132560, Colombia
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

It a really beautiful city, ver very friendly with a huge history town. It really worth it to visit. Very very very recommended. I really thing if you are In Cartagena try to come and visit this town.

Thank Luis L
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Mompox dates from the same period as Cartagena, has a remarkable number of beautiful churches and is justly famed for its Easter Processions. This festivity is not as well organised as in Popayan in Colombia and certainly not as well as in Antigua Guatemala, but...More

1  Thank Viktor S
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I’m a Colombian girl who loves traveling, so maybe my opinion is bias, but hey... look at my pictures. Besides my nationality, I think Mompos is a great place to understand the history of my country. It also has a special and quiet vibe that...More

1  Thank Edisa L
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Getting to Mompos is not easy as it takes several hours to reach, but it was perhaps my favorite place in Colombia because unlike Cartagena, which had massive tourism, Mompos still retains its old world charm. It is a place of truly great architecture that...More

1  Thank cobbster49
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Mompos is not the easiest place to get to, but the partly bumpy journey (from which ever direction) is worth the effort with some delightful scenery surrounding the town. There are some excellent examples of old colonial buildings - one of my favourites was the...More

Thank angusmallorca
Reviewed 20 February 2017

too hot, too many mesquites, nothing special to see, don't waste your time, life is short, more interesting things to do and see somewhere else...too difficult to get there

Thank airbrush1212
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Don't go there, you may spoil the uniqueness of this frozen place, frozen in time, remote, not easy to reach, quiet, hot like your best childhood days, in the midst of a natural scenery you think it would not exist anymore, so sweet and rich,...More

1  Thank LORIT123
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The town has a lot to offer, good food, good architecture and great history. It is going through a renovation process and you can see the changes. In a couple years it should be great. We took a trip through the river and were able...More

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Go soon to this place. It isn't spoiled yet by many tourists... nice people, friendly, beautiful historic center.

Thank WillyTheHague
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

It is not large, has some truly nice silver jewelley shops, a beautiful center, and this slightly sleepy atmoshere of Carribean provinicial towns which larger hot-spots have lost. There are not many tourists.

Thank Martin M
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