Castillo San Fernando de Bocachica, Bocachica

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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2.2/5 based on 60 reviews on the web
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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  • 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...  read more »
  • You can't go to Cartagena and not visiting this historic and exciting place; just need to be willing to walk a lot, but the climb is easy because it has paved ramps and wide, becomes a walk and not a climb so steep.
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  • Visit to Cartagena and its walled city was good but it could be better, we loved every street, House and corner but the feeling that someone wants you to sell something to envelope at every step price make the visit not enjoyable at all.
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