Castillo De Salgar, Barranquilla

Castillo De Salgar, Barranquilla - Address, Phone Number

Address: a 13.5 Km de Barranquilla y 3 de Puerto Colombia, Barranquilla, Colombia

Phone: +57-53714545

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

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About Castillo De Salgar, Barranquilla

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.

Castillo De Salgar Ticket Prices

  • Prices depend on the event being attended.

How To reach Castillo De Salgar by Public Transport

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

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  • Very nice place, also a great restaurant, you can make a very nice picnic and watch the sunset. High cliffs that give you a nice view of Caribbean sea. And Puerto Colombia

  • Minutes outside of Barranquilla. Great view of the sea and Puerto Colombia

  • The place is beautiful that's way I gave two stars but the food is really bad.

  • Nice view, cultural place and restaurant good for a romantic date , wedding events, photography and picnic.

  • Romantic structure overlooking cliff and Atlantic Ocean waves rolling in to sandy beach ofc the the right. Great place to watch a sunset.

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