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⭐ Complete Free Tour of the Artistic and Resistant Neighborhood of Getsemaní

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 21, 2019

We are a group of local guides who believe in the positive impact of tourism by offering you a complete cultural experience by foot through the streets of the historic centers of Bogotá, Medellín and Cartagena. Join us and discover what Colombia and our people have for you!

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Discover the untold history of the famous Gethsemane neighborhood!

We are the largest group of expert local Free Tours guides in Colombia with 12 original tours created by ourselves and also the most awarded in the country! 7 international recognitions, 5 TripAdvisor Travelers Choice and Top 3 in Bogotá, Cartagena, Medellín and Cali.

We are authentic guides connecting Colombia since 2013, 10 years sharing passion in every step!

Walk through the most emblematic streets and representative squares of a historically resilient town, its folklore, its colors, its music and its people.

Get closer to the Getsemani culture through our tour, where you will understand the importance of a segregated and insurgent people during the colony, whose fighting spirit initiated independence and over time engendered artistic movements in cinema, painting, sculpture, dancing and, of course, music.

During our tour you will be able to learn more about :

- Graffiti as a form of resistance
- Centennial Park
- Artistic Trinity Square
- "The Well" Square
- San Felipe Fortress Viewpoint
- And much more!


Today you will find a tourist neighborhood with inhabitants heirs of a rich culture, which at first glance hides stories and legends of revolution, pride and tradition.

Join this journey through time, culture and art, to discover the other side of Cartagena de Indias - the Heroic!


  • Meeting Point Indications:


- Meeting point from Monday to Friday : we will meet at the indicated time of your reservation in the Plaza de la Proclamación , next to the statue of the Pope. GMaps : https://maps.app.goo.gl/rMPrN82APbFackQE9

- Meeting point on Saturdays and Sundays : we will meet at the indicated time of your reservation in the Plaza de la Santo Domingo , next to the statue of Botero "Gertrudis". GMaps : https://maps.app.goo.gl/nNMknv9DbtUjmNY79


*Arrive 5 minutes early, as we will move 2 blocks to the 2nd meeting and departure point of the tour with your guide!


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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Cl. 34 #481, El Centro, Cartagena de ...
    Cl. 34 #481, El Centro, Cartagena de Indias, Provincia de Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
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    Meeting Point Indications: - Meeting point from Monday to Friday: we will meet at the indicated time of your reservation in the Proclamation Square, next to the statue of the Pope. GMaps: https://maps.app.goo.gl/rMPrN82APbFackQE9 - Meeting point on Saturdays and Sundays: we will meet at the indicated time of your reservation in the Plaza de la Santo Domingo, next to the statue of Botero "Gertrudis ". GMaps: https://maps.app.goo.gl/nNMknv9DbtUjmNY79

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Centennial Park
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Ridge of the Martyrs
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Serpent Street
  • 4
    Outside visit
    St. John's Street
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Mural Cafe
  • 6
    Outside visit
    La Buleka Hostel
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Trinity Square
  • 8
    Outside visit
    wide alley
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Lomba Street
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Street of the Umbrellas
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Well Square
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Fort San José Battery

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Alba 08 Jun 2024
Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Guided by Beyond Colombia Cartagena
Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Magnífica experiencia con nuestra encantadora guía Rosmy. Lugar mágico que ella hacía aún más mágico.
C LAU 18 Apr 2024
Toronto

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Aru is such an excellent and compassionate tourist guide. He is the best!
Laura 08 Apr 2024
Montevideo

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Excelente tour y guía. Los recomiendo mucho, se pasa lindo y se aprende mucho y sobre todo con el conocimiento brindado uno se puede poner en el lugar de los locales y empatizar con ellos. Muy importante apoyar al barrio Getsemani que tanto ha resistido y luchado por mejorar sus condiciones de vida. Gracias!
Clarisa 10 Mar 2024
Posadas

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
El guia excelente muy atento a todo el grupo que caminamos con él. El tour nos permitió conocer gran parte de la historia de la ciudad, los lugares más importantes asi como recomendaciones. Recomiendo hacerlo ni bien uno llega a Cartagena y despues puede decidir que otros lugares visitar.
Stacey 01 Jan 2024
Edison

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Kayla was knowledgeable and drew us in with stories about Cartegena and its history. Would highly recommend.
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If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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