- Sunset Over Cartagena Slide 1 of 3: The rugged rooftops of the old city and the pointed spire of the Cartagena Cathedral make for a breathtaking view at sunset.
- Old Town Slide 2 of 3: Wandering the old walled portion of Cartagena showcases the city’s historical districts that are full of colonial buildings, churches, plazas and colorful mansions.
- Dazzling Bocagrande Slide 3 of 3: A mini-Miami, this Cartagena neighborhood is upscale, smart, cosmopolitan, action-packed, and lined by one of the most well-known beaches in the country.
Explore the ancient treasures and tales of the Lost City of Tayrona or the historic fortress, San Felipe de Barajas Castle. Marvel at the mystery and beauty of the San Agustin Archaeological Park or the architecture of Cartagena’s Old Town — declared a World Heritage UNESCO site. No matter where you turn, Cartagena de Indias is rich in history and brimming with culture and art.
For outdoor adventure, go surfing, kayaking, fishing, rafting and canoeing, or dive into the crystal waters of the Caribbean Sea. Whatever you decide, there's an abundance of ideal settings for combining sports with the appreciation of nature and wildlife. If beach life is your fantasy, slip away to the Rosario Islands, where you’ll find pearl-white beaches and crystalline waters.
Colombian coffee, tapas, ceviche and a charming atmosphere — all these ingredients and more attract some of the best chefs in Colombia to Cartagena. From elegant restaurants and haute cuisine to local eateries offering Creole and international fare, you’ll find mouth-watering menus sizzling with regional ingredients. And, for an unforgettable time, sip a mojito on the beach, take a champeta class — a popular Colombian salsa dance, or escape to a pampering volcanic spa.
Delta Vacations packages include round-trip airfare aboard Delta to Raphael Nunez International Airport (CTG). Private round-trip transfers from the airport to your hotel are included in your package. We also offer exciting tours and activities you can add to your package, such as a city horse-drawn carriage ride and dinner.