Discover Cartagena’s gastronomy by a route across the local “Bodegas” of the city.
Experience and enjoy for one day local tapas and drinks, hanging around the best tavern of Cartagena. The route will start from the Sea, which will allow you to admire the old town from a faraway view: the entrance of the symbolic Cartagena’s port. Here, you will climb on board, where a local people will explain some historical and cultural details of the emblematic port of Cartagena and its surroundings. Once there, you will discover one of the most important defensive buildings of the XIX century. Here, the guide will show you the secrets of this ancient place.
After the guided tour, you will stop in a tavern specialized in rice, fry and see food products. Here, you will taste the specialty of the restaurant, El Caldero. To conclude the visit in this amazing place, the waiter will show you how to make an Asiatico coffee, in order to drink it in front of one of the most beautiful view of the city.
Afterwards, you will take the boat again to enjoy a walk in the Bay of Cartagena.
The first bodega of our route on the mainland is one of the most traditional and emblematic of the city, where you will taste different tapas and among others, the vermouth “con sifón”. Later, you will stop in another bodega specialized in the production of sardines of Santoña. Here, you can try different popular drinks, such as Mistela or a sweet wine, which are combined with tasty tapas of anchovy or salmon.
Finally, you will reach the last tavern of the old town specialized in tapas with champignon mushroom and artichokes. We do not have doubt that it is one of the indispensable stop-over of Cartagena.