PLAN YOUR TRIP
Cartagena is a medium-sized city. There is public transportation: buses and vans (USD $1) and taxis in a very good price. Taxis from and to the airport from the City Center and hotels are from USD $8.
The Convention Center is located in the City Centre with easy access from the hotels. It´s possible to walk to the Centro from many hotels. It is possible to walk from this site to the center where many hotels in the city are concentrated.
Photograph courtesy of Corpoturismo
The information in this section was provided by the Cartagena de Indias Convention Bureau, entity in charge of positioning the city at national and international level as an ideal destination for business tourism. Visit: www.cartagenaconventionbureau.com
The city has 4 important tourist areas:
- Historical Center and Getsemaní
- Modern Zone (Bocagrande, Laguito and Castillogrande)
- North Zone (Airport)
- Manga (Port)
In these sectors all the distances can be walked walking, and in addition, the city counts on establishments for rent of bicycles and segways.
If you wish to move to another area, we recommend the use of taxi service, identified with yellow.
Information obtained from the website of the Tourism Corporation of Cartagena de Indias.
Local means of transport – approximate prices
Purchase card: USD $2 COP
Refill card: USD $1C OP
Convention Center – Bocagrande: USD $4 COP
Convention Center – Sector Cielo Mar: USD $7 COP
Bocagrande – Airport: USD $8 COP
Sector Cielo Mar – Airport: USD $3 COP
Centro Histórico – Airport: USD $5 COP