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Tour in Cartagena with Marelvy Pena-Hall

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Wonderful, Personal Tour with Marelvy

Marelvy is an absolutely lovely guide to the city of Cartagena. She is warm, personable, and very... read more

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Marquez Tour with Marelvy

Marelvy is great; very knowledgable, warm and caring. She was flexible when we asked to change our... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
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Marelvy Peña-Hall is completely fluent in English, French and Spanish. In her work as a tour guide she combines the intimate knowledge of a native of Cartagena who is steeped in the city’s centuries-old traditions with an easy familiarity with North...more
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Avenida Santander No. 46-50, Cartagena 130002, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Marelvy is an absolutely lovely guide to the city of Cartagena. She is warm, personable, and very kind. She has an extensive knowledge of the city history and architecture. We spent a morning walking with Marelvy throughout the old city. She knows all the best...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Marelvy is great; very knowledgable, warm and caring. She was flexible when we asked to change our tour time. She knows all about Marquez, as well as the history of Cartagena. Very interesting tour and she gave us lots of good recommendations.

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We took a tour with two other guests, the price worked out cheaper than the ship’s tour which had about 40 in each group! An excellent tour from start to finish. Loved walking through the narrow streets. Lots of variety in what we saw. Marelvy...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Just a bit about me....I am NOT a travel agent, rather an avid "traveler" who, for the past 20 + years has gathered 15 - 25 friends around the country for adventures in the Caribbean, Europe, ALWAYS w/local guides......and this year a 15 night Panama...More

Thank ParadiseElaine
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Marelvy provided us a wonderful personal tour "Hidden treasures of Cartegana". Her driver Horsta (sorry - probably wrong spelling) drove us all safely in an air-conditioned vehicle. And Marelvy herself gave us a very informative and interesting tour. She's fluent in english, french, and spanish....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We went on a 2-3 hour walking tour with Marelvy, and it was excellent. She took us to places we definitely would not have found on our own. One was a really cool art/cafe space. She also clearly explained the history of Cartegena and how it...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

MareIvy is a wonderful person who knows a lot about her city and its people. Contacting her was easy: she was very responsive to email. Our afternoon with her was delightful. She took us to many of the main sites in the walled city as...More

Thank Andre K
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were a group of 14 arriving by cruise ship. Marelvy met us at the port with a lovely air conditioned van. We took the City Highlights tour and it was a great day. We started at La Popa summit where Marelvy provided a very...More

Thank YaYaCruiser
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

While Marelvy was not available, her associate Katty exceeded our expectations during our tour of this beautiful city. Meet up was prompt at the cruise terminal and transportation was comfy and cool. Our four hour tour was sufficient to get a good feel for the...More

Thank AndyMaine
Reviewed 6 May 2018

A wonderful experience...great tour, outstanding tour guide. Based on glowing reviews from TripAdvisor, I contacted Marelvy by email and easily set up a tour of the city while our ship was docked in Cartagena. My wife and I met Marelvy and her driver at the...More

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8 September 2018|
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Response from AlanofLondon | Reviewed this property |
sorry, can't help directly as I'm blocked from sending you Marelvy's contact. Just search for this, that's how I found it.
16 June 2018|
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Response from Tourincartagena | Property representative |
Hi Ann, would you please contact me via email? You will find it on my wesite. Regards, Marelvy
4 June 2018|
Response from Tourincartagena | Property representative |
Hi, You can find my website on TripAdvisor and my email is there. Regards, Marelvy