ISLAS DEL ROSARIO BY BOAT
TimeAll year long
PlacesCARTAGENA DE INDIAS, ISLAS DEL ROSARIO
Type of tripEco-Tourism
Cartagena de Indias, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site from 1984, is located in the Caribbean region of Colombia. This magic city impresses the whole world with its enchanting colonial appearance, the Republican Architecture and with its various attactives: busy nightlife, cultural festivals, surprising landscapes, stunning beaches, excellent cuisine, important tourist infrastructures. It is exciting walking along the streets and observe the colonial buildings, the Palace of the Inquisition, the Clock Tower, the walls and castle of San Felipe and enjoy the warm and quiet breeze coming from the parks and from the squares. The cuisine is another important aspect of the city. There are various possibilities for the tourists who want to try new and exotic experiences, tasting the flavors of the local and international cuisine.
The tour by boat "Islas del Rosario", Colombian Caribbean archipelago of extraordinary beauty, starts from Cartagena.
From 8:15 to 9:00 am pick up of the tourists from their hotel. The boats leave the harbor at 9:15 am. The panoramic tour to the 27 islands stops at "Acuario San Martin de Pajarales". The tourists who want to visit the aquarium can get off the boat; the others will go directly to the white beach of Barù island. Here they will have lunch and will spend a day of sun and sea. The return to Cartagena is scheduled at approximately 4:30 pm.