REAL DEALS

Cartagena, Colombia, Air/5 Nights, From $862

Soak up some sun and some culture in Colombia’s posh colonial beach resort.

Cartagena, Colombia.

A street in Cartagena, Colombia.

(Courtesy BookBunker/myBudgetTravel)

The Real Deal Round-trip airfare to Cartagena on Avianca; five nights at the beachfront Hotel Regatta Cartagena; breakfast daily; a half-day tour including the old walled city, the Palace of the Inquisition, and the Church of San Pedro Claver; a full-day outdoor adventure excursion to Islas del Rosario; airport transfers; hotel taxes; and fuel surcharges; from $862—plus an estimated $68 in airport taxes and fees.

When Through December 1, 2011 ($862).

Gateways Miami ($862); add from $110 for Orlando; from $200 for New York City or Washington, D.C.; from $260 for L.A.; additional gateways available.

The Fine Print Does not include $68 in airport taxes and fees. Based on double occupancy; single supplement from $390. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.

Book By No deadline; based on availability.

Contact Escapes Unlimited, 800/243-7227, escapesltd.com.

Why It's a Deal A recent search on Kayak showed that the lowest round-trip airfare between Miami and Cartagena starts from $455 with taxes for travel in mid-November (Avianca). Add to that $475 per person, including taxes and fees, for five nights at the Hotel Regatta Cartagena, and your total for airfare and accommodations alone is $930 when booked separately. For the same price as airfare and accommodations, this package covers the international flight, five nights' accommodations, daily breakfast, tours of the city, a trip to Islas del Rosario, all transfers, and all hotel taxes and fees.

More Additional activities are available, including a tour to El Totumo, a 50-foot-high mud volcano that travelers can take a mud bath in for $28 per person, and a native-guided canoe tour of mangrove swamps north of Cartagena for $35 per person. Extend your stay at the Hotel Regatta Cartagena for, on average, $50 per person per night, based on double occupancy. Hotel upgrades are available, starting from $100 per person.

>>Follow @BudgetTravel on Twitter and like us on Facebook for daily deals.

Note:This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.
 

More Real Deals


  • From $1,078

See more deals »

MORE DEALS BY:

Destination: USA and Canada [233] | Europe [114] | Caribbean [101] | South America [33] | Mexico and Central America [66] | Asia [39] | Australia & South Pacific [24] | Africa [25] | Middle East [14]

Interest: Adventure [32] | Beaches [29] | Cruises [40] | Culture [28] | Food and Drink [29] | Historical Travel [28] | Museums [24] | Nightlife [26] | Pop Culture and Travel [20] | Romance [35] | Shopping [29] | Warm Weather [26]

Lifestyle: Eco-Green [7] | Family [38] | Foodie [39] | Girlfriend Getaways [15] | Hip and Trendy [12] | LGBT [8] | Pet-Friendly [1] | Senior [5] | Solo [18] | Women's Travel [18]

Price: $0-500 [110] | $501-1000 [160] | $1001-2000 [173] | $2001+ [123] | All Inclusive [43]

>> All Real Deals

Video


Our newsletter delivers vacation inspiration straight to your inbox.

Check Prices