If all that you know about Cartagena is how great the weather is and how beautiful the beaches are, it would probably be enough to entice you to come. But there is, of course, much more to Cartagena. There are also a number of interesting attractions, exciting activities and more. A holiday rental home in Cartagena will put you close to all of the best of what Cartagena has to offer. Each well-appointed home will provide you with all of the comforts of home and provide a soft place to land after days full of adventure.
The beach provides the backdrop for most of the popular activities in Cartagena. Swimming, fishing, diving and boating are just a few of the options available. There are diving schools where you can earn your diving certification and plenty of fabulous spots to try out those new skills. There are also organised fishing expeditions and boat tours of the area. For a unique experience, consider bathing in the mud volcano. Whether or not it will improve your skin is up for debate, but it certainly fun to be able to say that you did it. Hiking, golf, tennis and wildlife viewing are also quite popular in and near Cartagena. Of course, doing nothing is also an option. Some choose to holiday to Cartagena simply because they want to spend their holiday lounging on the beach doing nothing but sipping a fruity drink and reading a good book.
There are many interesting attractions to visit whilst on holiday to Cartagena. The Motorcycle Museum not only includes more than 75 vintage motorcycles, but is also home to a number of horse drawn carriages as well. Other popular attractions include the Naval Museum and the Palace of Inquisition where you can see the racks and other torture devices.
The weather in Cartagena is one of the best reasons to holiday to the area. There is very little difference in temperature from month to month. The average temperatures each month of the year include a low of between 25° and 26° C and average highs of between 30° and 31° C. This beautiful weather makes it very easy to enjoy the warm sandy beaches and other outdoor activities that are popular in the area.
The closest airport to Cartagena is San Javier Murcia (MJV), which is about a half an hour drive from Cartagena. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.