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Cartagena: Private Getsemani Graffiti Walking Tour and Snack

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4 reviews

Activity provider: Gran Colombia Tours

Cartagena: Private Getsemani Graffiti Walking Tour and Snack

Activity provider: Gran Colombia Tours
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From US$ 46.30 per person

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Discover Getsemani neighborhood's bright murals and graffiti on a guided private walking tour in Cartagena. Learn about the local area and culture and try a traditional snack to savor local flavors,

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Meet your guide outside your accommodation or chosen point of interest within Cartagena.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at vibrant splashes of color on intricate murals and elaborate graffiti
  • Walk past colorful houses in the bohemian Getsemaní neighborhood
  • Learn about the city's culture and politics through its urban expression
  • Tuck into a delicious traditional snack made by the locals of Getsemani
  • Enjoy the full attention of your local guide on a private tour just for you
Full description

Embark on a private walking tour of Getsemani to see its colorful streets filled with pieces of street art and murals. Learn about how social and artistic projects transformed cultural and political changes in the country. Taste local flavors with a traditional snack to top your tour off.

See ideas and thoughts expressed through graffiti and murals on this street art tour of Getsemani. Walk to some of the most important places in the neighborhood, including Calle de la Media Luna, Calle San Juan, and Calle Larga, among others.

Notice how Getsemani's bohemian spirit comes to life through these pieces of art. Meet locals sitting outside their houses as you stroll, learning from them how the area has been transformed into a cultural and artistic reference over the years.

Listen to your local guide explain how artists and activists have tried to make statements about their perspectives of the country’s reality through their graffiti and paintings. Finish your tour with a walk along the Centenary Park before tasting a traditional snack made by locals in the neighborhood.

Includes
  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Walking tour
  • Traditional snack
  • Lunch
  • Tips

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • This tour operates in all weather conditions
Customer reviews

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4.5 /5

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Edward picked us up at the hotel, spoke English very well. Walking through the old city and Getsemani, our guide pointed us to many beautiful items and buildings. Told clearly and comprehensively and understandably, about the things that interest us. There was also a nice interaction and nice humor. And no stops to buy your souvenirs or other things you don't want. We enjoyed

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March 7, 2022

Edgar was great! The ride, the talk, the stories!

March 31, 2022

The tour starts in the very remote and dangerous part of the neighborhood and they should improve the tour guide in that aspect.

March 27, 2022

Product ID: 411142