Castillo De Salgar

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  • Address: a 13.5 Km de Barranquilla y 3 de Puerto Colombia, Barranquilla, Colombia
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  • Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details
  • Phone: +57-53714545
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids

A military fortification built in 1848 on the ruins of a previous fort San Antonio. Castillo Salgar has served many purposes since then. Some of them being a military fortification, a prison, an institution for disabled and a university of arts. Its architecture is distinctively colonial with vast corridors and archways. The construction is mainly defence oriented although some minor modifications were added later. Today the place hosts a classic restaurant and an art gallery. There are cultural events that are performed there which can be attended with family and friends.

Entrance Ticket Details For Castillo De Salgar

  • Prices depend on the event being attended.

How to Reach Castillo De Salgar

  • Located 15 kms north of Barranquilla. Taxi would cost around 20000 to 25000 pesos.

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  • Castillo De Salgar Address: a 13.5 Km de Barranquilla y 3 de Puerto Colombia, Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Castillo De Salgar Contact Number: +57-53714545
  • Castillo De Salgar Timing: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Castillo De Salgar Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Castillo De Salgar: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 88.28% of people who visit Barranquilla include Castillo De Salgar in their plan

  • 48% of people start their Castillo De Salgar visit around 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Castillo De Salgar

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Castillo De Salgar

People normally club together La Troja and Bocas De Cenizas while planning their visit to Castillo De Salgar.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Castillo De Salgar Reviews & Ratings

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  • Beautifully preserved castle on a very photogenic landscape. A must go attraction for any tourist. Good higher class food inside the restaurant as well.

  • Great view a nice way to spend an afternoon with your girlfriend or wife you can even have a little picnic of your own and a great spot to have spectacular pictures because you will want to remember your visit to this place

  • Great place by the sea. Restaurant opens only on weekends. Very windy.

  • this magical place is part of the history of the city, built on a cliff in this place the sunsets will leave you without sighs.

  • Very nice place to enjoy with friends :)

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