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Tour type: Daily Tour
Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
Maximum number of people: 9
Location: Cartagena


The National Aviary of Colombia is located 14,5 km between Cartagena & Barú. A worth one hour trip by car that will allow you to discover local neighborhoods and the industrial area, one of the key sectors in Colombia. This is the largest aviary of América, a tourist attraction that promotes the care of nature along with the importance of environmental sustainability including the harpy eagle, the Caribbean toucan, the pink flamingos, crane corona, among others. With 1826 species, Colombia has more species of birds than any country on Earth, you can explore Colombia’s biological richness, its variety of ecosystems, including tropical forests, mountain habitats, grasslands, and more. Spend 2 hours walking by yourself through this amazing place and discover by sharing with thousands of birds that will impress your eye.
Then, we will take you to a beautiful handmade and sustainable place to enjoy lunch while relaxing by a quiet beach with nice view located also in Barú.

What to Expect

We start by picking you up at your accommodation and drive for about 1 hour to the National Aviary in Barú. Cold drinks such as water or national beers are available in your vehicle while we go all the way south east from Cartagena where you’ll enjoy passing through local neighborhoods like Manga, Bosque, the Cruise-Port, the industrial sector and finally cross the bridge to Barú.

A two hours walk inside this amazing place is enough to make you witness of our diversity of birds in the world. Our National Aviary has 138 bird species and about 1,800 copies divided in three systemic eco-environment: rainforest, coast and dessert, that support its wide variety of permanent exhibits. You’ll fill your soul of happiness by sharing with all this variety of nature put together in one place so you don’t miss the opportunity to explore and learn more of each of them.

We can take advantage of being in Barú and visit Playa Blanca for a typical lunch by the beach or a sunset cocktail and then return to your accommodation in Cartagena.

Important Information

Departure Point

From your accommodation in Cartagena.

Departure Time

  • 8:00am
  • 9:00am
  • 2:00pm


  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Soft Drinks
  • Bilingual concierge
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Visit to Playa Blanca


  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Tour’s Location


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  •   Our tour guide was very nice. He was on time to pick us up from the hotel. He spent 3 hours walking us around the city pointing at random things and explaining what they are, but he did not have a plan for this tour....More

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  •   Our friend's daughter lives in Colombia, and she told us about Cartagena Concierge. We hired them for 5 hours of a private walking and driving tour of this charming city. Julian was our guide, and he was extremely knowledgeable, caring and accommodating. He took us...More

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  •   Manny was great - he spoke flawless English and was interesting to talk with. He added so many interesting stories about Cartagena's history and culture that blended into the foods. Plenty of different foods to try. This is a must try tour when in Cartagena

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  •   My husband, my sister, friends and I traveled to Cartagena. Our experience with Cartagena Concierge was fabulous. Cindy and her team were great. Cindy organized our trip to Las Islas del Rosario in a private boat. She also recommended and made reservations to great restaurants....More

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  •   Columbia, you should be very proud to have one of the finest aviaries in the world. We booked this excursion from our ship. We were not quite sure what to expect until we saw the 1,000 plus birds in the open and in cages. This...More

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  •   Did a 3 hour tour that was excellent. Emmanuel was our guide and was very knowledgeable about both the history of Cartagena and food. It was a walking tour of the walled city that visited a number of restaurants and street vendors. Emmanuel reallly made...More

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  •   This was a phenomenal experience. I went on this tour my first day in Cartagena as a I was just learning my way through the Old City. My Concierge, Cindy, took me to the best hidden gens in Cartagena to experience the culture through food....More

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