New in 2013—Disney Cruise Line goes to Cartagena, Colombia! With its cobblestone streets, historic architecture and vibrant markets, this charming South American port city beckons you to relax and unwind.
Founded in 1533 by Spanish explorers, this destination is rich in history and was once popular amongst pirates and plunderers. Today, beautifully refurbished dungeons and fortresses have been transformed into shops and museums—and allude to the city's storied past. Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, the city's largest fortress, is just one of the spectacular sights that await you in Cartagena. Throughout the city, additional historic attractions await, along with outstanding shopping and sumptuous dining experiences.
Surrounded by winding waterways and the crystalline Caribbean Sea, Cartagena also offers a variety of exhilarating activities. Here, you can sail, surf, swim—or simply sunbathe on the city's beautiful beaches.
From serene to extreme, there's something for everyone in Cartagena. Enjoy a delightful blend of old and new—along with the tropical splendor that you can only find in the Caribbean.