Kayak Tour Cartagena

Kayak Tour

Cartagena boasts a complex and diverse coastline, which is for sure one of its most enchanting features. From crystal-clear seas to mysterious mangroves to winding and murky rivers, a whole world of water-based adventure awaits. So what better way of exploring the city than from the water’s edge in a kayak, floating along at your own pace, and taking in the beauty of the changing landscape around you? In the sea kayak tour with Hi Cartagena, you will have the unique opportunity to explore areas that are rarely reached by tourists and to interact with the locals who live their lives at the rhythm of the Caribbean ocean.

Based on your level of fitness or expertise, you have the option to choose from different tours which vary in length and difficulty. From short, 3km paddles to 28km, day-long adventures, just let us know what floats your boat and our team of experts will be sure to deliver. Each tour we offer has been specially designed for your enjoyment, depending on your experience level.

Want to design your own kayak experience? Just get in touch with us and we will help you curate a personalized tour just for you. If you can dream it, we can do it!

We highly recommend that you bring a hat/cap, sunscreen, sunglasses, insect repellant, and clothes you don’t mind getting wet. We will provide you with the rest of the equipment you need, alongside expert tips and tricks from the professionals.

Kayaks

City Tour

The City Tour is a popular, easy-going choice, where you can have unique views of the famous Clock Tower from the water’s edge just like the pirates would have done all those centuries ago. Flit in and out of the mangroves, one of Cartagena’s most important and delicate ecosystems, home to hundreds of species of birds which accompany you on your tranquil journey. You will row 3km in around an hour.

Duration- Distance

 1:30  (1 hour Paddling approx)

3 Kilometers

Prices

85 USD Based on minimum 2 Pax

Places

Pier next to Fort San Sebastián de Pastelillo
Cartagena Bay
Pegasos Pier
Lagoon of San Lazaro

What's Included

PICK UP & DROP OFF
BILINGUAL GUIDE
ALL EQUIPMENTS (Kayak, Rowing and Life Jacket)
INSURANCE
BOTTLE OF WATER

Sunset Tour

Watch the sun melt into the immense blue of the Caribbean sea in the Sunset Tour; a truly spectacular kayaking experience. This tour is more about the incredible views than a high-intensity rowing experience, as the total rowing time is around 1 hour.

Duration - Distance

  1:30   (1 hour Paddling approx)
3 Kilometers

Prices

85 USD Based on minimum 2 Pax

Places

Castillo Grande Beach
Castillo Grande Bay

What's Included

PICK UP & DROP OFF
BILINGUAL GUIDE
ALL EQUIPMENTS (Kayak, Rowing and Life Jacket)
INSURANCE
BOTTLE OF WATER

What's Not Included

OTHER BEVERAGES & FOOD
TIPS TO DRIVER/GUIDE

Punta Arena Tour

Check out the incredible skyline of Cartagena’s “Miami” – the modern skyscrapers of Bocagrande and Castillogrande – from a chilled-out spot on the beach, after having crossed over in your kayak to Tierra Bomba island. This is a nice beginners tour – expect to row up to 7km over around 2 hours.

Duration - Distance

  4 Hours  (2 hour Paddling approx)
6 Kilometers

Prices

95 USD Based on minimum 2 Pax

Places

Castillo Grande Beach
Castillo Grande Bay
Tierra Bomba Island

What's Included

PICK UP & DROP OFF
BILINGUAL GUIDE
ALL EQUIPMENTS (Kayak, Rowing and Life Jacket)
INSURANCE
BOTTLE OF WATER
FRUITS AT THE ISLAND

What's Not Included

BEVERAGES & FOOD
TIPS TO DRIVER/GUIDE

San Fernando Fort

Ever wanted to see a castle in the middle of the sea? The tour to San Fernando Fort is a chilled-out 2km row, but it packs in lots of culture and history, as you will learn why this fort was built way back in the 18th Century, and the importance it holds to the Cartagena we know and love today. You will be taken to and from the fort in a speedboat, and you will be able to appreciate all angles of it from the comfort of your kayak.

Duration

  8 Hours(1 hour Paddling approx)
2 Kilometers

Prices

220 USD Based on minimum 2 Pax

Places

Castillo Grande Beach
Castillo Grande Bay
Las Monjas Beach
San Fernando Fort

What's Included

PICK UP & DROP OFF
BILINGUAL GUIDE
ALL EQUIPMENTS (Kayak, Rowing and Life Jacket)
ENTRANCE TO THE SAN FERNANDO FORT
TYPICAL LUNCH
INSURANCES
BOTTLE OF WATER

360º Circuit of Tierra Bomba Island

For those adventurous souls who love a challenge, we offer the Tierra Bomba Island Circuit. This full-day tour includes up to 6 hours of paddle-time, over the course of 9 hours. But don’t worry, we will make sure you are fully hydrated and well-fed throughout the 28km journey around the stunning and still relatively untouched island of Tierra Bomba. We will check out the San Fernando Fort before heading to the beautiful white-sand beaches in Punta Arena, where you will be given a delicious traditional island lunch before paddling back over the corals to Castillogrande beach.

Duration

9 Hours(6 hour Paddling approx)
28 Kilometers
3 Stops of 1 Hour each

Prices

275 USD Based on minimum 2 Pax

Places

Castillo Grande Beach
Castillo Grande Bay
Tierra Bomba Island
Las Monjas Beach
San Fernando Fort
Bocachica
Punta Arena

What's Included

PICK UP & DROP OFF
BILINGUAL GUIDE
ALL EQUIPMENTS (Kayak, Rowing and Life Jacket)
ENTRANCE TO THE SAN FERNANDO FORT
TYPICAL LUNCH
INSURANCES
BOTTLE OF WATER

Hi Cartagena Perks.

Our team has been picked to provide you with all the best of things to see and do. We know Cartagena like the back of our hand and are here to offer you whatever you can imagine. We provide anything from customized tours and extravagant parties to the best accommodations and places to eat and drink in Cartagena.
Book now and get the best offer on our services, tours and activities.

Our city concierge is waiting for your call to help you plan your dream vacation! 

If you would like some more information or have any questions you can contact us using the request form or one of the methods below.

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