Priscilla Powell

Prissi Travels

Cartagena Family Getaway

Dec 28, 2024 to Jan 2, 2025
Cartagena

Caratagena Family Getaway
December 28 - January 2, 2025
 
Destination Information 

Welcome to Cartagena, a captivating Colombian coastal city that seamlessly blends historic charm with modern allure. Nestled on the Caribbean Sea, Cartagena boasts cobblestone streets, vibrant colonial architecture, and a rich cultural tapestry that invites travelers to step back in time. Immerse yourself in the heart of the walled Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where colorful facades, lively plazas, and flower-filled balconies create a postcard-perfect setting.

Beyond its historical marvels, Cartagena offers a dynamic culinary scene, where local flavors and international influences converge. Savor fresh seafood at bustling markets, indulge in exotic fruits, and sample traditional Colombian dishes that reflect the city's diverse heritage.

For those seeking relaxation, the inviting beaches of Bocagrande and Playa Blanca provide the perfect backdrop for sun-soaked days, while the vibrant nightlife in Getsemaní ensures evenings are filled with music, dance, and a lively atmosphere.

Whether wandering through the centuries-old fortifications, exploring hidden gems in the city's nooks and crannies, or simply soaking up the Caribbean sun, Cartagena promises an unforgettable blend of history, culture, and tropical bliss. Get ready to lose yourself in the magic of this coastal gem and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Quick Facts

  • U.S. travelers: Valid passport needed for entry

  • Official language: Spanish

  • Population: 914,552

  • Official currency: Columbian Peso (COP). COP is pegged to the US dollar at the exchange rate of 1 USD = 3,921 COP.

  • Power: 110 V and a frequency of 60 Hz. Converters are not needed

  • Climate:  The best time to visit Cartagena de Indias is between December and March, during the dry season. Average high temperatures are 88 degrees F, with low temperatures at 77 degrees F. This guarantees that you will be able to enjoy sunny and warm days, perfect for touring the city and enjoying its beaches.

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Hotel: Ermita Cartagena, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel - 4*
 
 

 

At Ermita Cartagena, we embrace our cultural roots, creating an authentic atmosphere that seamlessly blends tradition with contemporary trends. With 98 enchanting rooms, you'll feel at home with handpicked amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, premium toiletries, and a virtual butler to enhance our genuine service. Sculpt your beach body in our 24-hour gym or unwind in the relaxed vibes of our rooftop pool bar—a perfect spot to savor breathtaking sunsets while enjoying unique cocktails.

Indulge in Middle Eastern flavors with a Caribbean twist at Señora Ayda Restaurant, or treat yourself to the real Colombian coffee and surprising drinks at La Biblioteca bar. Encourage your curiosity and celebrate exploration by discovering the neighborhood and hidden gems of the city. At Ermita Cartagena, we invite you to immerse yourself in an experience that harmoniously blends comfort, culture, and curiosity.

 

Tour Descriptions:

  • Street Food Tour - Discover the authentic flavors of authentic Cartagena Street Food & Enjoy the street art and world class galleries on this tour.
  • ATV - Take an ATV ride along the Beaches of Cartagena
  • Palenque Tour - Visit the first free African town in North American - founded by former slaves. 
 
 
 

 

What's Included

 
 
  • Roundtrip Connecting Flights
  • Arrival Transportation To Resort
  • 5 Nights/6 Days Accommodations in 4  Star Resort
  • Daily Breakfast
  • ATV Experience
  • Art & Food Focused City Tour
  • Palenque Experience
  • Departure Transportation to Airport

 

What's NOT Included

 
  • Travel Protection (Clients must review and purchase their own coverage)
  • Additional Meals, Excursions, Transportation Not Listed
  • Tips
 

Deposit & Payment Schedule 

 

  Amount Notes
Initial Deposit $300 Per Person  
Final Balance Due   November 1, 2024  
 
Please note a processing fee is charged for all payments. If you do not wish to pay the additional fee you may submit your payments via Zelle using the agency email address Priscilla@prissitravels.com
 
***Pricing is subject to change until full deposit is received. 

Travel Protection:

I strongly urge you to consider purchasing travel protection.  You are able to use any reputable travel protection provider, I have listed the link below for my preferred supplier - Travel Safe. Please read over the policy to ensure it provides the proper level of coverage for your needs. Feel free to contact Travel Safe with specific questions regarding travel protection and coverage at 1-866-509-7713. I recommend obtaining a Classic Plan with  Cancel for any Reason Coverage to obtain the maximum level of protection.  For maximum coverage, travel protection must be purchased within 21  days from the date you placed your deposit or purchase your package.  
 
ALL CLIENTS MUST REGISTER & PURCHASE THEIR OWN TRAVEL PROTECTION POLICY. 
 
 

Cancellation Policy

Your travel package is nonrefundable/nontransferable. 
All payments including but not limited to Deposits, Trip Payments, Processing Fees, Cancellation Fees are non-refundable and are not able to be transferred to any other person or trip under any circumstance without any exception.  If payments are not received by the due date your trip may be cancelled, and all payments forfeit. Please consider purchasing travel protection which may provide reimbursement for certain cancellation reasons.
 
 
Terms & Conditions 
 
Please read our Terms and Conditions for more information.
 
 

Available Packages

Chicago Package ( Triple Occupancy 2 adults & 1 Kid)
Unavailable as of April 5, 2024

$3,720.00
Deposit: $300.00 per person

Room Type: Junior Suite - 1 King & Sofa Bed
 
 
Total price for family of. 3 = $11,160
 
Price listed is per person and based on 3 people sharing 1 room. 
Final Payment Due November 1, 2024
 
Whats Included With Your Package
  • Connecting Flights From Chicago ORD - Cartagena, Colombia (CTG)
  • 5 Nights -  4  Star Hotel Accommodations In Cartagena
  • Roundtrip Airport Transportation 
  • ATV Experience
  • Art & Food Focused City Tour
  • Palenque Experience
 
 
****Pricing is based on triple occupancy and subject to change until deposit is paid****
 
Whats Not Included
 
Cancellation Policy

The following terms and conditions can be what you expect from us.   All payments including but not limited to Deposits, Trip Payments, Late Fees, Cancellation Fees, Service Fees, Convenience Fees are non-refundable and are not able to be transferred to any other person or trip under any circumstance without any exception.   If final payments are not received by the due date your trip will be cancelled, and all payments forfeit. All cancellations and changes must be requested in writing to info@prissitravels.com. 

Travel Protection is not mandatory but is highly recommended. With travel protection, should you need to cancel, you can file a claim against your travel insurance policy. Depending on the reason for your cancellation, you may be reimbursed between 80-100% of your payments toward your trip. Purchase your policy here https://www.prissitravels.com/travel-protection .

 

NO SPACE IS ON HOLD; rates are subject to change until confirmed with a full paid deposit.  

Dallas Package - Double Occupancy (2 adults )
Unavailable as of April 5, 2024

$3,882.00
Deposit: $300.00 per person

Room Type: Junior Suite - 1 King & Sofa Bed
 
Price listed is per person and based on 2 people sharing 1 room. 
Final Payment Due November 1, 2024
 
Whats Included With Your Package
  • Connecting Flights From Dallas DFW - Cartagena, Colombia (CTG)
  • 5 Nights -  4  Star Hotel Accommodations In Cartagena
  • Roundtrip Airport Transportation 
  • ATV Experience
  • Art & Food Focused City Tour
  • Palenque Experience
 
 
****Pricing is based on double occupancy and subject to change until deposit is paid****
 
Whats Not Included
 
Cancellation Policy

The following terms and conditions can be what you expect from us.   All payments including but not limited to Deposits, Trip Payments, Late Fees, Cancellation Fees, Service Fees, Convenience Fees are non-refundable and are not able to be transferred to any other person or trip under any circumstance without any exception.   If final payments are not received by the due date your trip will be cancelled, and all payments forfeit. All cancellations and changes must be requested in writing to info@prissitravels.com. 

Travel Protection is not mandatory but is highly recommended. With travel protection, should you need to cancel, you can file a claim against your travel insurance policy. Depending on the reason for your cancellation, you may be reimbursed between 80-100% of your payments toward your trip. Purchase your policy here https://www.prissitravels.com/travel-protection .

 

NO SPACE IS ON HOLD; rates are subject to change until confirmed with a full paid deposit.  

Chicago Package ( Single Occupancy - One Person Per Room)
Unavailable as of April 5, 2024

$4,575.00
Deposit: $300.00 per person

Room Type: Deluxe Room - 1 King 
 
 
 
Price listed is per person and based on 1 person without a roommate. 
Final Payment Due November 1, 2024
 
Whats Included With Your Package