“I have nothing to do” are 5 words we’ve never heard here in Cartagena. This place is paradise on earth and at Hi Cartagena, we offer tons of tours, trips and excursions to help you enjoy it to the fullest. Whether you’re here just for a few hours or living in the city for several months, there’s always something new you can try.

Welcome to our Cartagena travel guide, where we’ll go through all the best things to do in Cartagena de Indias.   It’s probably the most photographed and photogenic city in Central and South America.  Here you’ll find gorgeous colonial buildings, plazas, squares, stunning churches and a hot Caribbean sun.

Cartagena de Indias is often called the Jewel of the Indies and its here that you’ll find a unique blend of cultures from the Palenque Ladies with their fruit baskets, colonial Spanish buildings, a building once used in the Spanish Inquisition for torture and an intriguing mix of food!

There are numerous tour and expedition packages you can select from depending on your requirements. The tours in Cartagena offered by Hi-Cartagena include a private city tour in an air-conditioned car with a personal guide; bicycle tours in the bay, fort and other historical destinations; boat tours, party tours and other visit to exotic destinations around Cartagena. From beach days to golfing, from walking to bicycling and driving tours; we have something for everyone. And if you don’t find what you’re looking for, no problem! Give us a call and we’ll customize something just for you.

Our team has been picked to provide you with all the best of things to see and do in and around Cartagena. We know the city like the back of our hands and are here to offer you everything from customized tours and extravagant parties to the best places to eat, sleep and party in Cartagena. Book with us to get discounts on all our special offers, tours and activities.Hi Cartagena is the full-service specialist – we’re the only outfit in town that takes care of you from the moment you arrive.

Check out some of the highlights of things to do in the city below:

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  • Beaches & Islands
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  • Events and Festivals
  • Health & Exercise
  • Island Tours
  • Jewelry Stores
  • Things to do
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Baluarte San Francisco – New Year’s Eve 2019

Festival del Dulce – The “Sweetest” festival you’ll ever go to

Hay Festival

Experience the best party in the Caribbean with Hi Cartagena

Emerald Plaza Jewelry

Zumba in the Plaza

1 Day Gym Pass

El Arsenal The Rum Box – Bar

La Jugada – Club House

El Barón Cafe & Liquor – Bar

Cholon Regatta Reggaeton

La Movida – Night Club

The Clock Pub – Bar

El Bar del Sur – Bar

Alquímico Bar – Perfect for a Bachelor

St Dom Boutique

JC Emerald Museum & Factory

Storyland Festival

November Independence Festival

International Music Festival

International Film Festival

International Biennal

Plaza Bocagrande

Mall Plaza

Donde Fidel – Salsa Bar

Babar – Night Club

First Class Rosario Islands Tour

Bourbon Street – Bar

Cafe Havana – Salsa Bar

Tu Candela – Night Club

Mister Babilla – Night Club

Fragma – Night Club

Café del Mar – Cafe Bar

Bazurto Social Club – Night Club