Known for being walkable and family-friendly, the Bocagrande neighborhood offers many convenient options for restaurants and bars. The sea and beaches showcase the area's natural beauty. Book a hotel in Bocagrande and start exploring everything in and around Cartagena.
Sightseeing around Bocagrande
The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor. Stroll the halls at Naval Museum Cartagena, Caribbean Naval Museum, or Cartagena Museum of Modern Art. At Ciudad Movil Cultural Center, Colon Theater, and Zenu Gold Museum, you'll learn about local culture. San Pedro Claver Church and Convent, Santisima Trinidad Church, and Casa del Marques de Premio Real are monuments worth a look. Learn about the local history at Fuerte Pastelillo, Plaza Santo Domingo, and House of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Cartagena Fishing Club provides enjoyment for the whole family.
Shopping, swimming, and taking a tour are a few popular activities in the area. Soak up some sun at Bocagrande Beach, Castillo Grande Beach, and Marbella Beach. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Parque de La Marina, Centenary Park, or Cerro de La Popa. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Los Pegasos Dock, Port of Cartagena, and Caribe Plaza.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Puerta del Reloj, San Felipe de Barajas Castle, and Jaime Moron Stadium. Rio Cartagena Casino, Convention Center Cartagena, and Plaza de San Pedro Claver will also leave an impression.
Getting around Bocagrande
Bocagrande is 3.9 miles (6.3 km) from the airport in Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.).