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Cartagena caribbean gastronomic experience- Shore excursions provided by Cartagena Destiny Tours

Cartagena caribbean gastronomic experience- Shore excursions

Cartagena caribbean gastronomic experience- Shore excursions
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Immerse yourself in the world of Colombian caribbean  cuisine with an excursion designed for foodies who crave a sampling of local sights, sounds and flavors. Adding a dash of color and spice is a visit to the marketplace . Drive from port to Bazurto market Approximately 30-minutes from the pier you will find Cartagena’s  central market, Mercado Bazurto. On arrival, plunge into an enthralling yet dizzying experience, a full engagement of the senses. Visit to Bazurto market Short walking tour around old city Drive to Bocagrande and visit to the  Emerald Museum  Return drive to port
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4-5 hours
  • 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
German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Immerse yourself in the world of Colombian caribbean  cuisine with an excursion designed for foodies who crave a sampling of local sights, sounds and flavors. Adding a dash of color and spice is a visit to the marketplace .     Detailed Description:   Approximately 30-minutes from the pier you will find Cartagena’s  central market, Mercado Bazurto. On arrival, plunge into an enthralling yet dizzying experience, a full engagement of the senses.       As you are shepherded through this captivating world by an expert guide, you will spy an abundance of food and spices, including fish, meat, mountains of dill and cilantro, and endless rows of exotic  fruits and vegetables.     As interesting as the food are the people, who gesticulate, whistle, shout and even sing as they buy and sell everything from pots and mangos to hammers and all sea food   After your marketplace exploration, take the short transfer to as special place, where you will be treated to a fresh exotic fruit juice on arrival.        Using the fresh ingredients purchased at the market, you will assist in creating a typical local dish, which will be on the menu for your delectable lunch.   After your lunch :  Walking along atmospheric streets, also appreciate the charm of the city’s Spanish colonial architecture. View old merchant’s houses, flower-bedecked balconies, stunning civic buildings and beautiful churches. Many squares and public spaces are lined by sidewalk cafes and restaurants, where Colombians and visitors alike relax and enjoy the magic of this amazing city.  A modern contrast to the Old City is Boca Grande, which you will reach after a short transfer by motor coach. Here, modern high-rise apartment buildings, hotels and restaurants are bustling with both locals and vacationers. A brief stop will be made at the Emerald Museum, showcasing the renowned Colombian emerald and you will have shopping time . A look at Cartagena past and present drawing to a close, rejoin your motor coach for the 30-minute return to the pier and your ship.  Important Notes: Guests should be in good physical condition and able to walk at a médium pace in the heat for approximately 30 minutes in order to participate (at the market) .  The visit to Bazurto Market involves walking over unsurfaced áreas that may sometimes be strewn with debris of market produce. Care should be taken with footing. Drive from port to Bazurto market Approximately 30-minutes from the pier you will find Cartagena’s  central market, Mercado Bazurto. On arrival, plunge into an enthralling yet dizzying experience, a full engagement of the senses. Visit to Bazurto market Short walking tour around old city Drive to Bocagrande and visit to the  Emerald Museum  Return drive to port  
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4-5 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Immerse yourself in the world of Colombian caribbean  cuisine with an excursion designed for foodies who crave a sampling of local sights, sounds and flavors. Adding a dash of color and spice is a visit to the marketplace .     Detailed Description:   Approximately 30-minutes from the pier you will find Cartagena’s  central market, Mercado Bazurto. On arrival, plunge into an enthralling yet dizzying experience, a full engagement of the senses.       As you are shepherded through this captivating world by an expert guide, you will spy an abundance of food and spices, including fish, meat, mountains of dill and cilantro, and endless rows of exotic  fruits and vegetables.     As interesting as the food are the people, who gesticulate, whistle, shout and even sing as they buy and sell everything from pots and mangos to hammers and all sea food   After your marketplace exploration, take the short transfer to as special place, where you will be treated to a fresh exotic fruit juice on arrival.        Using the fresh ingredients purchased at the market, you will assist in creating a typical local dish, which will be on the menu for your delectable lunch.   After your lunch :  Walking along atmospheric streets, also appreciate the charm of the city’s Spanish colonial architecture. View old merchant’s houses, flower-bedecked balconies, stunning civic buildings and beautiful churches. Many squares and public spaces are lined by sidewalk cafes and restaurants, where Colombians and visitors alike relax and enjoy the magic of this amazing city.  A modern contrast to the Old City is Boca Grande, which you will reach after a short transfer by motor coach. Here, modern high-rise apartment buildings, hotels and restaurants are bustling with both locals and vacationers. A brief stop will be made at the Emerald Museum, showcasing the renowned Colombian emerald and you will have shopping time . A look at Cartagena past and present drawing to a close, rejoin your motor coach for the 30-minute return to the pier and your ship.  Important Notes: Guests should be in good physical condition and able to walk at a médium pace in the heat for approximately 30 minutes in order to participate (at the market) .  The visit to Bazurto Market involves walking over unsurfaced áreas that may sometimes be strewn with debris of market produce. Care should be taken with footing. Drive from port to Bazurto market Approximately 30-minutes from the pier you will find Cartagena’s  central market, Mercado Bazurto. On arrival, plunge into an enthralling yet dizzying experience, a full engagement of the senses. Visit to Bazurto market Short walking tour around old city Drive to Bocagrande and visit to the  Emerald Museum  Return drive to port  
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 75465P13
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Chef for cooking class
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Duration
4–5 hours
Departure details
  • Location Name: Cruise Port Location Address: Cruise Port Directions: Meeting point : You need to walk like 700 feet  from cruise  ( or take the shuttle bus)  and we will be there for you with the sign with your name . Return Location: Cruise Port
  • Cartagena, Cartagena, Cartagena District, Bolivar Department
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Chef for cooking class
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure details
  • Location Name: Cruise Port Location Address: Cruise Port Directions: Meeting point : You need to walk like 700 feet  from cruise  ( or take the shuttle bus)  and we will be there for you with the sign with your name . Return Location: Cruise Port
  • Cartagena, Cartagena, Cartagena District, Bolivar Department
Duration
4–5 hours
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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