Torre Del Reloj, Cartagena
Torre Del Reloj, Cartagena - Address
Address: Boca del Puente, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
Time Required: 00:10 Mins
Timings: 24-hrs Details
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About Torre Del Reloj, Cartagena
The clock tower you see here today was actually a later 19th century addition. The main historical relevance of this places is as the historical primary entrance gate to the Old Town. Inside the entrance walls used to be an armory and and a chapel. Note the Tuscan style portico. The square surrounding the tower has lots of shops and is a great place for people watching. Right under the clocktower entrance you’ll find a bunch of vendors selling souvenirs and miscellaneous items. There’s not much else to do here so take your pictures and head into the city!
How To reach Torre Del Reloj by Public Transport
- Drive to here or take a taxi from outside Old Town.
- Walk to here from inside Old Town.
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Torre Del Reloj, Cartagena Reviews - Write a Review
While in Cartegena you will inevitably pass by the clock tower. The area, for being in the old part of town is nice, but per usual, there are people who want to sell you things. The clock itself seems to be kept in very good condition and was beautiful against the surroundings.
Excellent plaza for grabbing evening drinks, Al fresco; people watching; and sometimes catching a salsa or other street performance. Only downside is the constant barrage of people trying to sell you things but otherwise great space!
Es la entrada a una experiencia inolvidable, hay casas anyiguas y edificaciones bastabte atractivas, recomendado a personas que les encante la historia ya que cartagena tiene una bastante curiosa
Amazing architecture and a must stop if you want to get to know Cartagena's history. You can learn more in the Soundwalk of Jaspe and the republican architecture. Download Soundwalkrs app.
What a beautiful place to stay! Nice people, great coulture and beautiful country