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Plaza Santo Domingo
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Torre del Reloj
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Plaza Fernandez Madrid
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Plaza de la Proclamacion
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Plaza de los Coches
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La Popa Monastery
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Torre del Reloj
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La Ermita del Cabrero
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La Gorda Gertrudis
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Monumento India Catalina
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St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral
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Claustro de la Merced Mausoleo de Garcia Marquez
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Las Bovedas
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Casa del Marques de Premio Real
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Walled City of Cartagena
#1 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Truly it's a beautiful part of the world with the loveliest people, terrific food, amazing shopping and even some terrific culture, including a UNESCO world heritage site.
A sample all the highlights of this great city including La Popa Monastery, Las Bovedas Artisan Center, the Cathedral of San Pedro Claver, The Fortress and panoramic views.
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San Felipe de Barajas Castle
#2 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
This was an amazing fortress to explore (you can walk through a select amount of tunnels) - the views are amazing and give an awesome overview of the city.
... in the blazing sun for all your visit and you have plenty of time to take an audioguide or a tour guide and visit all the castle and have time to spare, plus, you will enjoy a beautiful sunset view of the city.
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Plaza de La Trinidad
#3 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Bairro Getsemani
#4 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Teatro Cartagena near the convention center is now the site of the construction of a five-star hotel (while maintinig the facades of the theater) and this will certainly provide greater impulse to the gentrificati...
The walled city is a UNESCO world heritage site and Getsemani is not.
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Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver
#5 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The history of San Pedro and the enslaved people he served is moving and informative, the garden and balcony are peaceful, and if you're able to get out onto the roof and bell tower there is a glorious view of the...
I appreciated the visited to this historic site as we are in the Jubliee Year of Mercy and San Pedro Claver was also featured in the the Magnificat Year of Mercy Companion for Tuesday, January 12th as one of the f...
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Plaza de San Diego
#6 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
This is the site where the original entrance to the Old city was located.
The views are better and you'll be left alone.
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Iglesia de la Trinidad
#7 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Plaza Santo Domingo
#8 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
It's located in the "Old City", surrounded by plenty of sights & sounds in every corner.
You can stop for a beer, take in the view and leave or you'll get swamped with offers from the vendors.
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Plaza de San Pedro Claver
#9 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
This is a wonderful plaza with many sights and smells.
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Templo de Santo Domingo
#10 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
It was recently restored and it is one of the most important tourist sites in the city.
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La Gorda Gertrudis
#11 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
inside the walled city and you can visit this site during the free walking tour or visit it on your own.
She is well fondled and it can sometimes be tricky to get a photo without many others vying for a spot to catch the best view.
St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral
#12 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
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La Popa Monastery
#13 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
It is a hill--the highest spot in Cartagena and has an interesting history and a beautiful view of the city as well as a lovely golden chapel and peaceful cloister.
We had a great private tour guide who spoke English and knew the history which made it even better!! Great Monastery with Spectacular views of the city!
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Torre del Reloj
#14 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Great Views From Both Sides Of The Tower
Beautiful landmark Clock Tower at the entrance to the Walled City.
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Centro de Convenciones Cartagena de Indias
#15 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
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Iglesia de Santo Toribio
#16 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The breathtaking view of the Spanish Alps is amazing .
Universidad de Cartagena
#17 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Staying in Cartagena and visiting all the historic sites was fabulous!
Plaza de la Aduana
#18 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
you also have the opportunity to jump at the top of the wall form here and have a view from the plaza from the top while enjoying a view of the sea.
All around are such great sights.
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Plaza Fernandez Madrid
#19 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
WHEELCHAIR ACCESS - YES If you’re walking up Carrera 7 to view either the outside of Gabriel Garcia Marques’ house or the courtyard of the fabulous Hotel Clara you will pass through this delightful little plaza, d...
Plaza Bolivar
#20 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The plaza is a great place for street performers and great landmarks for navigation.
Plaza Bolívar is one of sites of the historic district were every night groups of young musicians and dancers gather to perform the most authentic of the Afro-Colombian rhythms such Mapalè, Cumbia and Currulao for...
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Convento La Popa de la Galera
#21 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
There are many colorful plants in the courtyard so be sure to bring your camera or iPhone for some great pictures of both the courtyard, chapel, and city views of Cartagena.
House is beautiful, church is phenomenal and the City view is out of this world!
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Alcaldia de Cartagena
#22 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The Alcaldia is the place to start any visit to the walled city of Cartagena and the best landmark for finding one's way around the city.
You can't go inside, you just can have a quick view and take an awesome picture of your visit to this beautiful city.
Centro Historico
#23 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Several arts and crafts stores as well as incredible restaurants and historical sites.
You can also walk along the old wall for some nice views of the coast and perimeter of the old city, plus the skyline of Boca Grande.
Plaza de la Proclamacion
#24 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Muelle de los Pegasos
#25 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The area Manga is worth to be seen, as a different part of Cartagena, more residencies, clean and with beautiful views.
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Portal de Los Dulces
#26 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
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Monumento Pedro de Heredia
#27 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Las Bovedas
#28 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
The ocean view, in a casual resort setting is always enjoyable.
Beautiful Historical Site
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Centro Cultural Ciudad Movil
#29 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
Plaza de los Coches
#30 of 88 Sights & Landmarks in Cartagena
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