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Alternative Travel Cartagena - Day Tours

Barrio La Boquilla | Cra.1, 49A-40, Cartagena 5, Colombia
+57 320 3757261
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Great company, ride less good

First the positives. I found the trip really easy to organise, the communication was great and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tarporley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fun day horseback riding and bike riding

My first full day in Colombia I spent trekking via bike through the country side with Alternative... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2017
Abena B
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Barrio La Boquilla | Cra.1, 49A-40, Cartagena 5, Colombia
+57 320 3757261

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First the positives. I found the trip really easy to organise, the communication was great and it was very easy to book and pay. I booked a 2 hour horse ride. I was recommended to start at 4pm (so finishing at 6pm). It starts going...More

Thank helenkr
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

My first full day in Colombia I spent trekking via bike through the country side with Alternative Travel Cartagena. Instead of gong to Totumo, the overly crowded mud volcano, I went to a private mud hole. The trek lasted about 2.5 ( total day lasted...More

Thank Abena B
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Looking for something to do in the Walled City, we selected a tour with Simon with Alternative Travel. He took us to the Choco Museum and we make fresh chocolates then to San Alberto Coffee for Coffee College. It was a unique way to spend...More

Thank TexPick
Reviewed January 26, 2017

I loved my 2 hour horseback riding trip. My Paso Fino, Oro Grande, was healthy, well fed, full of energy and responded well to reign commands. My guide, Edgar, was kind and made sure that I had a great experience. We rode up and down...More

Thank Phil6008
Reviewed September 3, 2016

We pre-booked the mountain bike tour and horseback riding with Nina. She was very helpful in proving all of the necessary information plus she was very thorough in answering all of my questions. The morning of our bike tour our guide Samuel was in the...More

Thank Taseantae B
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Without a doubt booking our bike and city tours with this agency (especially due to our wonderful tour guide Sam) was the BEST decision we could have made on this trip. I am positive our trip would not have been as amazing with another agency....More

Thank Nathan F
Reviewed September 2, 2016

We pre booked a bike tour and horseback riding on the beach. on the first day of our trip Samuel was 10 minutes early picking us up and he was full of energy ready to show us around. He made us feel safe which is...More

2  Thank sgomez478
Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Nina arranged the volcano mud spa tour and cafe tour for us, and gave us some travel tips, which we found out helpful. The mud spa tour was wild and fun, like small adventure. It takes two hours drive there and we were little shocked...More

Thank Yuan S
Reviewed June 24, 2016

We had a wonderful day with Nina from Alternative Cartagena and Rosa and Marie Elena from The Damas y Madres Del Arte. Nina picked us up from our apartment and took us to La Boquilla, a small fishing village outside Centro Historico. We spent the...More

Thank amytorgeson
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

I booked this as a nice, relaxing activity for my boyfriend and I whilst on our travels. Whilst I am an experienced rider, my boyfriend is not, and I mentioned this during booking. When we arrived at La Barranquilla to meet the horses, we were...More

Thank Trudy W
Nina S, General Manager at Alternative Travel Cartagena - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Trudy, I am really sorry that you were not happy with the tour. We changed the provider of the horses after checking the situation and condition of the horses. Thank you for your review.

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Anie B
What are the prices for the tours? I can't find them on the website. I'm specifically curious about the cooking class and the dance classes.
July 29, 2016|
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Response from amytorgeson | Reviewed this property |
Yes, email Nina. She is very responsive and will get back to you with prices.