PORT OF CULTURES
Would you like to conquer the past, interact with history and disembark at a millenary city open to the Mediterranean? It is possible. Cartagena is a Punic and Roman city, a military enclave, an art nouveau setting... A Port of Cultures where the sea is a source of amusement, civilisations, traditions and legends. A destination to enjoy together. Try experiences which will make a lasting impression on you and you will discover a destination bearing the Turismo Familiar seal, awarded by the Large Family Spanish Association. Quite a guarantee.MORE
The Cartagena inititiative, "Port of Cultures", opens up a wide range of possibilities which enable the visitor to enjoy the city's heritage and cultural riches: to find out about its origins by visiting the Punic Walls, evidence of the founding of the city by the Carthaginian Asdrubal in the year 227 B.C., where a Visitor Activity Centre will explain all about that fundamental part of its history and the local archaeology.
Cartagena is a city with more than 2,500 years of history. Each corner, street and square of the city offers travellers monumental examples of its splendorous historical past, of the civilizations that put in at its port.