WALKING TOUR CARTAGENA
- Historic Center
- Ash House by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
- Santo Domingo square
- San Pedro Claver Palace
Walking Tour Cartagena (Duration 3 Hours Aprox)
Recommended time is 9:00 am or 3:00 pm
Walking Tour Cartagena – In this tour we will walk through the historic center “Walled City” declared to World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984. We will visit; 1. Ash House by Gabriel Garcia Marquez; It is the place where the ashes of the nobel Colombian literature rest, his work worthy of the “One Hundred Years of Solitude” award. 2. Plaza Santo Domingo; It has a very colonial architecture and the houses of the place are recognized by their traditional balconies. 3. Bastion San Francisco Javier; Built in 1630 in order to safeguard the pier from any attack. 4. Customs Square; In the place is the statue of the discoverer of America Christopher Columbus and the mansion that belonged to the founder of Cartagena Pedro de Heredia. 5. Palace of the Inquisition 6. It was the scene of the Spanish speakers who executed and tortured all those people who distrusted Catholicism. 7. San Pedro Claver Palace – “slave of the slaves” 8. Clock Tower; It is the most representative symbol and the main entrance of the walled city.