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Cartagena City Trolley Tour provided by City Trolley Tour

Cartagena City Trolley Tour

Cartagena City Trolley Tour
2.5
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About
Ride the city trolley through the streets of Cartagena and discover its magic on board of the unique, comfortable and exclusive vehicles (Trolleys). The tour has the charm of covering the colonial area with the old town city (walled city) as well as the modern area. Friendly guides are open to answer your questions and deepen on the information you require, making the tour dynamic. Sightseeing visit to more than 22 of the most important interest sites. A maximum of 15 travelers per booking group.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Boarding departure places and times of the city trolley tour:  • Bocagrande-San Martin Avenue (Burger King): 9:30 and 14:30 • Bocagrande-San Martin Avenue (Café Juan Valdez): 9:40 and 14:40 • Old Town City-Clock Tower: 9:20 and 14:20.The Tour begins at the San Martin Avenue (this important avenue was the first airfield in the City), then visit the following places of interest: • Bay of Cartagena (Cataloged as one of the 20 most beautiful bays in the world) • Clock Tower (outside part of the wall city) • Martys ridge • Pegasus monument • Convention Center • Getsemani Town • Fortification San Lorenzo of the redoubt • The Roman Bridge • Residential Island of Manga • Fortification San Sebastian of Pastelillo • Monument to the zapatos Viejos • Blas de Lezo Monument • Hill Convento de la Popa • Fortification San Felipe Casttle • India Catalina Monument (go inside the Walled city, old town city) • The Bovedas • Fortifications Museum • Gabriel Garcia Marquez house (Colombian Nobel of literature) • Adolfo Mejia Theater • Baluarte Santo Domingo • The outside part of the Walled City (Old Town City).Here the tours finishes and the Trolley takes the tourist back there they started (boarding place) or stay in another boarding place.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Boarding departure places and times of the city trolley tour:  • Bocagrande-San Martin Avenue (Burger King): 9:30 and 14:30 • Bocagrande-San Martin Avenue (Café Juan Valdez): 9:40 and 14:40 • Old Town City-Clock Tower: 9:20 and 14:20.The Tour begins at the San Martin Avenue (this important avenue was the first airfield in the City), then visit the following places of interest: • Bay of Cartagena (Cataloged as one of the 20 most beautiful bays in the world) • Clock Tower (outside part of the wall city) • Martys ridge • Pegasus monument • Convention Center • Getsemani Town • Fortification San Lorenzo of the redoubt • The Roman Bridge • Residential Island of Manga • Fortification San Sebastian of Pastelillo • Monument to the zapatos Viejos • Blas de Lezo Monument • Hill Convento de la Popa • Fortification San Felipe Casttle • India Catalina Monument (go inside the Walled city, old town city) • The Bovedas • Fortifications Museum • Gabriel Garcia Marquez house (Colombian Nobel of literature) • Adolfo Mejia Theater • Baluarte Santo Domingo • The outside part of the Walled City (Old Town City).Here the tours finishes and the Trolley takes the tourist back there they started (boarding place) or stay in another boarding place.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 46496P1
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional local guides
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Small-group tour (we do not take more than 15 persons per tour guide)
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees (Castillo San Felipe and Convento de la Popa have additional cost for entrance to the internal part-this is optional)
  • Food and drinks
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Recogemos en el hotel donde se esten hospedando. Favor indicar nombre del hotel.
  • Juan Valdez Café, Cra. 2 ## 7-17, Cartagena, Provincia de Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Operates in all weather conditions.
  • If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • However the vehicles have air conditioning, wear appropriate clothing for hot weather, hat and sunscreen.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travellers
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional local guides
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Small-group tour (we do not take more than 15 persons per tour guide)
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees (Castillo San Felipe and Convento de la Popa have additional cost for entrance to the internal part-this is optional)
  • Food and drinks
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Recogemos en el hotel donde se esten hospedando. Favor indicar nombre del hotel.
  • Juan Valdez Café, Cra. 2 ## 7-17, Cartagena, Provincia de Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Operates in all weather conditions.
  • If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • However the vehicles have air conditioning, wear appropriate clothing for hot weather, hat and sunscreen.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travellers

2.5
16 reviews
Excellent
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Very good
4
Average
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Poor
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Terrible
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Rahsan R
New York City, NY1 contribution
Don’t Do It!
Feb 2020 • Family
We waited for over an hour for the trolley to show up and when they finally did, they wouldn’t take us because we were the only guests who showed up. My five year old was so looking forward to sight-seeing.

To add insult to injury, they did not give us a refund after promising to bring the money to our hotel.

Do yourselves a favor, choose another company!
Written 24 February 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Sue R
Wellington, New Zealand35 contributions
Save your money and don’t use this tour
We were recommended this tour from our hotel on our first day in Cartagena (the only bad move from our hotel) when we asked about the hop on hop off bus tour to get an idwpea of the layout of the city and the key places to visit. A big mistake not to do what we originally planned!

We couldn’t understand why we made the stops we did as they appeared to only be stops to get harassed by hawkers and we were only given one hour at the Castile SAN Felipe when we really needed 2 hours. The vehicle should not have been operating as the fumes in the carriage made it a significant health hazard.

Be warned,
Written 22 September 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

sol a
Chicago, IL40 contributions
troll tour
Mar 2019
We got a free tour in the trolley offered by the hotel , it was a nice experience you do not need to pay for it the driver was very nice.
Written 27 August 2019
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Michelle M
72 contributions
Ok tour. Didn't realize majority of out was in english
This tour stretched out a 4 hr tour but could have really been a 2hr tour. First 3 stops were insignificant photo ops with pesky vendors. Only 2 stops worth mentioning were the San Felipe fortress and the walking city tour of the walked city. My husband and I were the only Anglophones on this Spanish tour. Even though the vendor who sold this to us promised there would be English. William, our guide, did his best to include us and explain in his limited English. We saw other tours with majority English speaking tourists and wondered why we weren't with those groups.

Good overview of the city's history.
Written 24 September 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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peramirez
peramirez
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Not worth it
However, there was not really anything special about it. The activity started well and the tour guide was friendly
Nicole M
Nicole M
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Nice Tour
I actually went on this tour during the day, which I am glad I did. Great guide and fun way to see the sites. The t
Stacey G
Stacey G
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Great tour
The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgable. It was nice to hear the history of the city in such a small grou
jessfedoroff
jessfedoroff
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city trolley with Uncle Steve
one word-excellent! We truly enjoyed taking the city trolley. "Uncle Steve" was very knowledgeable of the history
jroger69
jroger69
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Different way to see the city
These were 1st seen in Cartagena about 4 years ago. Back then, I took the night tour and it was a lot of fun. On th
AussiePD
AussiePD
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Good value but don't expect a sparkling new trolley
In port for a day off a cruise ship and decided to take a trolley tour which was sold to us as a trolley and walkin
sredheada45
sredheada45
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Broken down in Cartagena
Sorry but this was a terrible tour. First we had to wait an hour for the trolley to come pick us up. The sales ma
Mariella H
Mariella H
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Night tour
We took the city tour by night. It lasted less than expected but covered the main attractions (only 3 stops to take
Beatlz2Beethoven
Beatlz2Beethoven
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False advertising - not a bilingual tour
There's a Trolley company rep who maintains a desk at the hotel. Both the Trolley web site and the rep indicated th
podrozniczka60
podrozniczka60
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Easy and pleasant way to see Cartagena especially at night.
Trolleys are very inviting, friendly and feel safe. This is a good way to see Cartagenian evening life. The atmosph
NC2264
NC2264
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Relaxing evening tour
Took this tour while walking by they were getting ready to do evening tour. It was informative and fun. Got to se
elainethepetsitter
elainethepetsitter
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Great way to get photos
It was nice to sit back and take photos. It helped me get a feel for the layout of the city. We made some stops fo
Dublinlady28
Dublinlady28
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Nice way to see Cartagena
The bus tour was informative and a nice way to get to know the city. It is approx 90 minutes if you do not get off.
Monicavil
Monicavil
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Not very confortable tour....
Not good if you cannot walk a lot and if you dont get an early booking will need to stay on the outside on the back
Stephen S
Stephen S
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Very Good City Tour
I highly recommend this tour if you have not been to Cartagena before. It is about 4-5 hours. Bring your camera als
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