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Itinerary
Enjoy a 3-hour walking tour and discover the must-visit sites of the lovely city of Cartagena. The tour is a combination of the city's culture, nature and gastronomy.

We'll start with a visit to the Interpretation Center of Punic Walls, to understand the beginning of Cartagena's history. Next, we'll continue along and take the outdoor elevator up to La Concepción Castle and marvel at the panoramic views of the Royal Marine, the quayside, and the Modernist city center of Cartagena.

This is the best tour for first visitors!! Our guides are local and licensed tour guides they will make the visit confortable and interesting for all likes!!

The tour finishes in the city center, where you'll find the town hall and Calle Mayor to enjoy some time for shopping.

Please, check our profile for our Shore excursion: Cartagena tapas tour.

You can combine both tours and get a general impression about Cartagena´s history and local cuisine. In the Tapas tour we will go to some different local restaurants for enjoying local drink+tapas accompanied by our expert guide ;)
Locations visited
Walled City of Cartagena
Punic Wall
Conception Castle
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Overview
Discover the unexpected charms and fascinating history of Cartagena, one of southern Spain’s lesser-known gems, during a 3-hour guided walking tour. Learn about the city’s ancient history and founding as the city of Carthago Nova, an ancient settlement dating back to the Carthaginians in 228 BC, and see its historic amphitheater and Punic Wall. Then jump a few centuries forward to the medieval era during a visit to La Concepción Castle before finishing your day in the present by exploring Cartagena’s modernist architecture in the city center.
Highlights
  • Explore the ancient history of Cartagena during a guided walking tour
  • Learn about Cartagena's ancient history as "Cartago Novo," a settlement founded by the Carthaginians
  • Admire the city's incredible Roman Theatre
  • Visit Cartagena's more "recent" history at the medieval-era La Concepción Castle
  • Discover the present day modernist architecture of the city's downtown
  • Great mix of architecture and history
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Reviewed 17 May 2018
Excellent Tour!

We had a great time walking through Cartagena. The guide was very knowledgeable and we learned a lot.

Thank rekoch
JordiLinares23, Gerente at Quality Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear traveler: Many thanks for your feedback, we love our job ;-) Quality Guided Tours "Dream Team"

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile
Great introduction to Cartagena

Dani introduced us to Cartagena with a lovely walk around the ancient city. The group was small and compared to a ship tour, that was three times larger, this was definitely the way to go. Dani took time to answer individual questions and made the...More

Thank Jo91910
JordiLinares23, Gerente at Quality Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear traveler, We realy appreciate your feedback, we always offer private tours or small groups, is the best way to discover this city. See you soon ;-)

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Cartagena on foot

Alisa was our guide from Quality tours. Alisa had great knowledge of the city and we covered a lot of ground in our 3 hours.She explained in good detail all the sites that we saw, and answered all our questions. Would recommend this walking tour...More

1  Thank Lynn B
JordiLinares23, Gerente at Quality Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Leynn, Many thanks for your opinion in TripAdvisor. We are a young group of licensed tour guides and we appreciate your feedback ;-) Best regards from Cartagena Spain!!

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Nice Walking Tour

Enjoyed our tour. Dani was an excellent guide. Met us on time at the dock. The length of the tour was perfect, a half day. Had time to enjoy lunch and go back to the ship. I would definitely recommend this tour.

Thank Starlight1967
JordiLinares23, Gerente at Quality Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear visitor; Thank you for your feedback we love our region and we work hard in each private tour to show just the best!. Best regards from Cartagena Spain!

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Cartagena is so historical!

Did not know what to expect in this place, but decided price was right for a tour. Alisa, our guide, did a wonderful job of educating us on the history of Cartagena and guiding us to all the sites. Lots of up and down walking...More

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JordiLinares23, Gerente at Quality Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Dear friend, Many thanks for your feedback ;-) it was a pleasure to guide you in our city "Cartagena" (the spanish an historical one). We will follow working hard to show the best of our region. Thanks! Ana, Alisa, Jordi, Sergio, Emilio and Daniel Best...More

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sherrjo
3 July 2018|
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Response from Jo91910 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not. There are many stairs and uneven surfaces. The old part of the city in Cartagena May accommodate a wheelchair, but certainly not the area covered on the walk.
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stephanieblonde
7 May 2018|
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You have question was directed to the person who reviewed the tour. NOT the tour company. I am unable to help you. Congratulations on your marriage.
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