A TOAST TO THE SKY
The Historic Drinking Tour is a unique Cartagena experience for saucy visitors who want to soak up the city’s fascinating 480-year history whilst enjoying Cartagena’s atmospheric bar scene and to-die-for drinks.
WHO WILL ENJOY IT?
Anyone who wants to see and understand the city in a different light. Beginner and expert mixologists welcome.
It've taken the tried and tested Historic Walking Tour Experience
, given it a twist of lime, some sugar syrup, crushed spearmint, a healthy slug of Cartagena's award-winning Rum Dictador and served it up with a cherry and a paper umbrella on top.
Don't beat yourself up too much if the next day you can't recall the date Cartagena was founded or the name of Spanish guy that discovered the city this is all about learning how to make a monster Mojito, a kickass Whisky Sour or a killer Caipirinha.
Impressing your mum and dad about the city's fortifications isn't the primary aim of this tour.
This is more about learning from local experts which Cartagena bar does the best dark-rum Mojito, which of the city's rooftop terraces serve up the best sundowner in Cartagena and how to sniff out the hippest happenings in town every night.
Leave yourselves in the capable hands of one of our in-the-know insiders to learn what you really need to know about Cartagena's best liquid sensations.
This is how Gabriel Garcia Marquez fell in love with Cartagena, a city that inspired so much of his literature, in a bar with a drink on the go, getting to know the locals.
If it's good enough for Colombia's Nobel Laureate it's good enough for us.