Castillo San Fernando de Bocachica, Bocachica
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Built on a high spot on the island of Carex, Castillo San Fernando de Bocachica served as as a defense for the Colombian army in the 18th century. Be sure to go down to the vaults: once used as prisons to hold opponents captive, they now provide an insight into life in previous centuries. While tours are given in Spanish, audio devices with headphones are available for non-Spanish speakers. By using our Bocachica itinerary builder, you can arrange your visit to Castillo San Fernando de Bocachica and other attractions in Bocachica.
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  • Really cool. Its very anarchic. when you get there some random guys will guide you through the fort. At the beginning it can be scary as you will be in minority and walking in some dark rooms in the f...  more »
  • We were on a Crystal Cruises excursion that included a visit to the Castillo San Fernando de Bocachica. Not only was there a group of kids who welcomed us as we entered the Fort, but they also perform...  more »
  • I decided to go here as I thought it was quieter than some of the other islands. The ferry was cheap and I was the only tourist on the boat going there. When I arrived and asked the way to go i was po...  more »

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