Cartagena Spain Walking Tour
A Fully Guided Cartagena Spain Walking Tour - Get to know the ancient capital of Murcia
See Cartagena City’s most emblematic monuments on a full-day sightseeing tour.
The Cartagena Spain Walking Tour includes pick up/drop off from Torrevieja and Orihuela Costa (upon request, free of charge), guided walking city tour to most important landmarks, most scenic streets. Entrance to the Roman Theater and the Castle. As a plus, we stop at a viewpoint of the coastline.
*NOTICE* that the lunch is not included in the price.
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About Cartagena, Spain
Cartagena is a city in the southeast of Spain in the Murcia autonomy. It is one of the oldest ports in Europe, founded by the Carthaginians (Carthago Nova). Cartagena is an incredible mix of several cultures: from ancient Romans and Phoenicians to Arabs and Spaniards.
Not many cities around the world can boast of a history that began before our era. Cartagena has hosted as many as five civilizations throughout its existence.
Learn the course of the time and the history on our Cartagena Spain Walking Tour
Cartagena Spain What To See
Due to its geographical position, Cartagena has been home to many different civilizations since ancient times. Each of them has left its unique mark on the city.
During its existence, it alternately passed under the rule of the Romans, Arabs, Byzantines, and such a rich cultural heritage turned Cartagena into a city rich in architectural and other attractions.
Cartagena Roman Theater
Carthaginian (Punic) wall of Cartagena (La muralla púnica de Cartagena)
This fortification is one of the best-preserved fortifications of the Carthaginians, dates back to the 3rd century BC. We are talking about the fortress wall during the Second Punic War (218 BC). In the past, she delineated the boundaries of the city.
Because this architectural ensemble has a historical value for Spain, today is still maintained in good condition and declared a historical monument.
Cartagena, Castle of Concepcion
A medieval landmark, built between the 13th and 14th centuries. The castle on a hill with the same name near the port of Cartagena in Spain.
The mount is the highest point of Cartagena city, perfect for taking photos with a view of the city streets and the sea bay. A pond and a garden with peacocks surround the palace. Here you will find a church, a palace, a fortress, and a nice view of the Roman theater from above.