9 Days to - Santa Marta, Barranquilla & Cartagena
Day 1 - Thursday
Upon arrival you will be met with IBMT Tours representative and will be transferred from International Airport of Santa Marta to the hotel.
Day 2 - Friday
Breakfast. One of our representatives will pick you up at afternoon to take you on a tour along the city. Santa Marta is one of the oldest cities of South America; it was founded by the Spanish conqueror Rodrigo de Bastidas in 1525. First, you will visit some of the most emblematic places of the city as “Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino” a colonial hacienda where the liberator Simon Bolivar died on December 17 of 1830. Then, you will enjoy a beautiful sunset at the view point of Taganga. Finally, tour around the historic downtown where you will visit the Gold Museum and The Principal Cathedral. Return to the hotel and overnight(Breakfast).
Duration: About 04 hours
Operation: The tour starts approximately at 2pm.
Day 3 - Saturday
Santa Marta(Tayrona National Park & “Playa Cristal” Tour)
Breakfast. One of our representatives will pick you up at morning to take you on a tour from Santa Marta to the Natural National Park Tayrona (1hour), this is a reserve of 15,000 hectares of green tropical rainforest where you will visit the beach of Neguanje. Then you’ll have a 10 minutes ride on a wooden boat (bongo) to arrive to “Playa Cristal”. There you’ll find a beautiful beach to enjoy its clear waters and white sand. Time to take a typical lunch and return to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and overnight.(Breakfast & Lunch).
Duration: About 07 hours.
Includes: Tayrona park entries, transfers, boat trip to Playa Cristal and typical lunch. (For bookings passenger must previously provide the following information: Name and Lastname, ID number, date of birth and nationality)
Day 4 - Sunday
Santa Marta | Barranquilla
Breakfast. At the agreed time one of our representatives will pick you up to take you on a private land transfer from Santa Marta to Barranquilla. Arrival to the hotel of your choice and overnight.(Breakfast).
Day 5 - Monday
Barranquilla(Historical City Tour)
Breakfast. At the agreed time, one of our representatives will pick you up to start a city tour. You’ll visit: El Prado Neighborhood, Los Fundadores Park, House of the Carnival, Amira de la Rosa Theater, Metropolitan Cathedral, Customs Old Building, Montoya Station, Railway Plaza, and finally Museum of the Caribbean. Return to the hotel, rest of the day at leisure and overnight.(Breakfast).
Duration: 3 ½ hours approximately
Operation: The tour starts at 8:30am or at 2pm. Includes: A/C Transportation, Museum of the Caribbean Ticket and English-speaking guide.
Day 6 - Tuesday
Barranquilla | Cartagena
Breakfast. At the agreed time one of our representatives will pick you up to take you on a private land transfer from Barranquilla to Cartagena. Arrival to the hotel of your choice and overnight(Breakfast).
Day 7 - Wednesday
Breakfast. At the agree time, one of our representatives will pick you up at the hotel to take you on a tour around Cartagena de Indias. The tour starts at the modern neighborhoods of Bocagrande and Manga, where you will be able to see the contrast between modern architecture and the beauty of the old houses from the twentieth century. Then, we will visit the Castle where the Spaniards sought to protect the city from the attacks of the English in the seventeenth century, “El Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas”. At the end, we will walk around the historic downtown, visiting the San Pedro Claver Church and then the Emerald museum. Return to the hotel and overnight.(Breakfast).
*It includes entry to Castillo de San Felipe, San Pedro Claver Church and Emerald Museum.
Day 8 - Thursday
Cartagena(Full Day Tour to “Isla del Encanto”)
Breakfast and transfer to start a full day tour to “Isla del Encanto”, this tour includes transportation on speedboat to the Rosario’s Islands National Park. “Isla del Encanto “is located at south of the Bay of Cartagena, there you’ll enjoy coral beaches and variety of fauna of the reef, ideal for relaxing and swimming. Return to Cartagena and transfer to the hotel. Overnight.(Breakfast & Lunch).
Doesn’t includes: Pier tax (Approx. USD 10 per person), Aquarium entrance, snorkeling and additional aquatic activities.
Duration: Approx. 7 hours
*This tour is not private and it doesn´t include assistance of bilingual guide.
Day 9 - Friday
Breakfast. Pick-up and transfer to the airport as scheduled to take a flight back home.(Breakfast).
End of our service.
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Dates & Rates
|Departure date||Start Date||End Date||Starting At||Double Price||Single Price||Child Price||Book|
|16 Jan 2020||16 Jan 2020||24 Jan 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|13 Feb 2020||13 Feb 2020||21 Feb 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|12 Mar 2020||12 Mar 2020||20 Mar 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|16 Apr 2020||16 Apr 2020||24 Apr 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|14 May 2020||14 May 2020||22 May 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|11 Jun 2020||11 Jun 2020||19 Jun 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|16 Jul 2020||16 Jul 2020||24 Jul 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|20 Aug 2020||20 Aug 2020||28 Aug 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|17 Sep 2020||17 Sep 2020||25 Sep 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|15 Oct 2020||15 Oct 2020||23 Oct 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|12 Nov 2020||12 Nov 2020||20 Nov 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
|03 Dec 2020||03 Dec 2020||11 Dec 2020||$1250||$1672||$901||BOOKBOOK THIS TOUR|
* All prices in USD
- Transfer airport of Santa Marta – hotel in private service
- 3 nights with daily breakfast
- City Tour in private service
- Tayrona Park Tour with Cristal Beach in private service
- English-speaking guide
- Transfer from Santa Marta to Barranquilla in private service without english-speaking guide
- 2 nights with daily breakfast
- City Tour in private service with English-speaking guide
- Transfer from Barranquilla to Cartagena in private service without english-speaking guide
- 3 nights with daily breakfast
- City Tour in private service with english-speaking guide
- Full day Tour to (Isla del Encanto) with typical lunch in regular service without english-speaking guide
- Tranfer hotel – pier – hotel in private service
- Transfer hotel – Cartagena’s airport in Private service
- Flights, not described meals, tips and unspecified expenses.
- Pier Tax to “Isla del Encanto” is not included. It is approximately 10 USD per person and it has to be payed in cash in colombian pesos.
- All services are quoted in private, except Full day tour to “Islas del Rosario “that is a SIC service without english speaking guide.
- Travel insurance
*Extra Charges apply for transfers arriving or departing on flights at night*
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