Ahoy matey, if you’re a sailor at heart and want to explore the Caribbean paradise found just beyond Cartagena’s sheltered bay then look no further than Boat Charter Cartagena Colombia. There’s a wide range of boats and yachts to choose from, including those manned by experienced sailors and powerboats and cruisers for the less adventurous. Prices aren’t super cheap but if you book in advance and get together with a parche (group) or travel partner it can be a fantastic way to experience Cartagena.
A typical day will see you hopping on board a tour or charter to explore the pristine beaches and islands of Cartagena’s surrounding crystal clear waters. Some popular options include Playa Blanca, located on Isla Baru which is renowned for its dazzling white sand and turquoise water or Tierra Bomba, another stunning beach with a bird aviary that houses over 135 different species of birds.
These beaches are easily accessible via a full-day tour or cruise and allow you to relax and soak up the sun while sipping a cocktail in the clear blue sea. The crystal clear water is also home to a vibrant coral reef so you’ll have plenty of opportunity to snorkel and see the incredible underwater world that lies beneath the surface.
You could opt for a dinner and dance cruise that allows you to witness the enchanting spectacle of the city’s skyline by night. As the city twinkles on the horizon you’ll be transported from one end of Cartagena to the other taking in a plethora of sights before enjoying a delectable three or four-course meal. There are often opportunities to try your hand at the traditional folk and Caribbean rumba dances onboard before relaxing with a beverage.
Alternatively, you could rent a yacht for a one of a kind on the water party that continues late into the night. There are many companies that offer this option which usually involves a DJ or two spinning the latest tracks while a large number of passengers party and dance onboard. You can even book a private room onboard for a more intimate party experience.
So whether you’re looking to relax on a secluded island beach, have some fun with the locals or just soak up the sun there’s sure to be a boat tour or charter in Cartagena that suits your needs. To find out more about how you can book a tour or charter a boat in Cartagena please contact us and we’ll be happy to help. And if you’re looking for more inspiration be sure to take a look at our other Colombia itineraries like our One Week in Colombia and 10 Day Colombia Itinerary. Boat Charter Cartagena Colombia