Cartagena’s culture if colorful, full of stories, nice music, delicious food, funny characters, cold beers and always a cool friend to meet. Join this experience and be a local for 4 hours. Be ready to sweat and have fun in an amazing local community.

Be ready to enjoy this experience with you local tour guide! . We will go then to the public market by the public  bus where we are sure you will be in love with this amazing community . We will introduce you to our wonderful friends in the marketplace who have become more of an extension of our family. This experience has changed our life everyday by seeing all the hard work of people to support their families. Our hope is that stories your will hear, could change your life too. We will also learn about local rhythm ( champeta) and dance so please don't be shy and let's have fun. We will eat some delicacies from the world renowned Cecilia's Restaurant. This restaurant was visited by Anthony Bourdain ate in 2008. We will try the local soda, beer and sample delicious fruits. We will then come to visit  a local family's house just 5 minutes away. The table will be set with an amazing lunch cooked by a local momt. We will eat in an amazing local's home environment. You will be part of  this family for 1 hour. We will introduce you to Mr. Birth. We will talk about the local's life and you can take pics of the birds and Lola, the pet. This is not a tour, this is more than an experience, this is an adventure of how to discover to be a local in Cartagena. We are happy our job is our hobbie, It would be amazing if you can enjoy this hobbie with us.


  • Transportation
  • Bottled water
  • Local bilingual assistance
  • Local fruits tasting
  • Local beer & soda
  • Food tasting at Cecilia's restaurant
  • Homemade lunch
  • Homemade coffee
  • Souvenir
  • Pictures with local
  • 4 hours living like a local
  • Wipes
  • Hand sanitizer




10:00 am


4 hours

Meeting point

Exito Sandiego Supermarket


Shared experience



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