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Tourism - Islands
Cartagena has a great variety of museums, monuments, streets, walls, colonial houses and different ideal sites to rediscover the city’s history.
This island is located 50 km away from Cartagena, in the Archipelago of San Bernardo. Inside the island can be found swamps around, given the shape of a neighboring island. In addition, there are water canals with the form of labyrinths that work as refuge for the bird species of the ecosystem area.
It is one of the 10 islands which are part of the Archipelago of San Bernardo. Since 1996, the island is part of the National Natural Park called “Corales del Rosario y de San Bernardo”, one of the most beautiful and visited natural reserves in Colombia. The island is recognized by its crystalline, clear and fresh water and amazing ecologic hike through the swamps.
Gente de Mar Resort
Gente de Mar Resort, is in the southern side of Isla Grande as part of the National Natural Park “Corales del Rosario y de San Bernardo”, just 45 minutes away from Cartagena. The island offers three types of ecosystems, where the sea water, the white beach, the coral reefs and the natural tropical forest can be enjoyed.