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Tour in Cartagena with Marelvy Pena-Hall

Avenida Santander No. 46-50, Cartagena 130002, Colombia
+57 5 6663991
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Fabulous! If you book one tour book with Marelvy

Based on other Trip Advisor reviews I reached out to Marelvy to check the feasibility of a private... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dickson0202
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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excellent private tour opened our eyes

The tour was excellent. We came to understand how the Od City functioned in its heyday, how it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Duncan S
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Marelvy Peña-Hall is completely fluent in English, French and Spanish. In her work as a tour guide she combines the intimate knowledge of a native of Cartagena who is steeped in the city’s centuries-old traditions with an easy familiarity with North American and European people, society and culture, having traveled and lived in both the U.S. and France.
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Avenida Santander No. 46-50, Cartagena 130002, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based on other Trip Advisor reviews I reached out to Marelvy to check the feasibility of a private tour when our cruise ship was in port. I detailed our interests...off the beaten path walk about. And am I glad I did. Her response provide explicit...More

2  Thank Dickson0202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was excellent. We came to understand how the Od City functioned in its heyday, how it entered into decay in the 20th century, and how it came to be treasured, restored, and rejuvenated as a tourist mecca in the last couple of decades....More

Thank Duncan S
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Last week my wife and I spent two thoroughly enjoyable and educational half days touring beautiful Cartagena with Marelvy. The first was an afternoon walking tour of the old city followed on the second day by a more expansive city tour covered by car and,...More

Thank ChicagoGuide
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We were on the Celebrity Reflection in Cartagena on November 11th and 12th Because of the fact that November 11th was Cartagena's Independence Day, we did our tour the next day. Marelvy had two tours organized that day because of it, so we were on...More

1  Thank LeeTes
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Lucky us! We got a great tour. ..only 2 of us and Jordi's sister, Ana , and Jordi who treated us to a history / tapas tour. We went to 4 tapas spots drank beer and lemonade with Spanish Jambon and omelette followed by local...More

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Tourincartagena, Owner at Tour in Cartagena with Marelvy Pena-Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

I think this is a review for a tour in Cartagena, Spain.

Reviewed 25 November 2017

I found Marelvy while searching for a tour for our party of four during a cruise stop in Cartagena. She was prompt to respond to my emails and even managed to add two more travelers to our group so the cost was a little more...More

2  Thank Debbalonie
Reviewed 22 November 2017

As others, we booked this tour from previous reviews. We contacted Marelvy on the internet. She responded quickly from each email we sent. When we got off the ship, she was right where she told us. The tour was "OUTSTANDING." She showed us different parts...More

1  Thank Leon S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Very well organised. We managed to see so much of Cartagena and around. Very knowledgeable and gave us a good taste of the culture and history of this wonderful country. So pleased we did it!

Thank misslouise_1
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We booked Marelvy solely on the basis of the many positive reviews on TripAdvisor. The reviews were absolute right. She is outstanding and a delightful lady. She met us on time, together with an air-conditioned car (so useful on such a hot day )and very...More

Thank lionelr29
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Marelvy is a jewal! Very knowledgeable, excellent command of English and a really nice person. The transportation was comfortable and safe. Don't book through the cruise line, book with Marelvy, you won't be sorry!

Thank Johnp1126
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wiskers1
12 December 2017|
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Response from Tourincartagena | Property representative |
Cartagena is still one of the safest cities in Colombia.
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Globug1177
20 October 2017|
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Response from Tourincartagena | Property representative |
Hi Gloria, I already answered through your email. Regards, Marelvy
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gia00012017
17 April 2017|
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Response from Tourincartagena | Property representative |
Hi, I am really sorry to tell you that we don't have any openings today. Kind regards, Marelvy
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