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Escape to Cartagena

Join us for an unparalleled luxurious getaway to Cartagena, Colombia! Indulge in our group travel experience, featuring a private luxury villa nestled within the historic Walled City. Complete with dedicated staff including a chef, housekeeper, butler, and security personnel. Embark on exclusive activities tailored for our group, including a private catamaran sail, a full-day cultural tour and an engaging Cuban mojito-making class. This trip caters perfectly to travelers seeking the perfect blend of a serene beach retreat and an immersive cultural journey.

  • Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights (December 6 - 10, 2024)

  • Outbound Travel: Departing: New York (JFK) @ 9:40 AM EST | Arrival: Cartagena (CTG) @ 3:00PM CST

  • Return Travel: Departing: Cartagena (CTG) @ 4:00PM CST | Arrival: New York (JFK) @ 8:59PM EST

Trips: Vacations

Day 1

Settling In

Arrive by 4:00PM at Rafael Núñez International Airport. We will shuttle over to our luxury villa upon arrival. After settling in, guests will join us for a vibrant welcome celebration, accompanied by live entertainment.

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Day 2

Private Catamaran Charter

On this day, guests will board a luxury private charter for a half day excursion. This charter features a premium vessel, full bar with mixologist and a delicious lunch to feast on. Guests will have the option to snorkel through crystal clear waters and visit secluded coves.


After our excursion, we will return to our villa leaving guests the freedom to enjoy the night however they see fit.

Day 3

Enjoy Cartagena | Cuban Mojito Mixology Experience

General Itinerary (Core Experience)


Ready to sit back, relax and sip cocktails? Today is the day to simply lay by the pool, hit the beach and enjoy your time in Cartagena without any set morning plans.

In the evening, guests will gather for an exclusive Cuban mojito mixology session, promising an evening of delightful concoctions and immersive experiences.


Beach Club (Add-On Option)


If guests are in need of R&R –  They have the option to join us at one of Cartagena's renowned beach clubs, promising a truly luxurious retreat by the azure shores.

(please note, this is an add-on option outside of our core experience package)

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Day 4

Full Day Cultural Tour

On this day, guests will embark on an enriching journey through the heart of the city, immersing themselves in its vibrant history and culture under the expert guidance of a local storyteller. Explore iconic landmarks including The Walled City, the charming Getsemani Neighborhood, the bustling Santo Domingo Square & the formidable San Felipe Castle!

In the evening, guests will convene for a final group dinner prepared by the chef at our luxury villa.

Day 5

Heading Home

On the morning of this day, we'll eat breakfast and shuttle over to the airport and depart for our flight back to NYC (JFK).

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Booking Information / Payment Options

All guests must have a roommate for this group trip. The below payment options reflect pricing based on one-half of the two person bundle. To secure your spot, each guest will have to pay a deposit ranging from $338 - $426 or pay for the trip in full. Please note, the deposit price reflects on if flight is included. This trip can be paid for on a 7 month payment plan. All of our trips can be paid for in full or through a Shade & Travel pricing plan. Of note, a 3% tax will be added at the checkout page for all trip offerings. Pricing will reflect. (Please refer to our FAQ page for more information on each payment option and refund policy before booking.)

Fly with us from New York City

Option A: Standard Room
(This room can fit two travelers and is equipped with a king bed)
must book option A or B within 24 hours

$2,900 per person

  • Roundtrip flight included from NYC (JFK)

  • Private room in Luxury Villa

  • In House Chef, Butler & Security

  • All Breakfasts

  • Two Specialty Dinners

  • Private Catamaran Charter

  • Cuban Mojito Mixology Experience

  • Full Day Cultural Tour with local guide

Fly Separately & Meet us There

Option B: Duplex Room
(This room has two floors and is equipped with four queen beds and two bathrooms
his is our solo traveler room*

$2,300 per person

  • Private room in Luxury Villa

  • In House Chef, Butler & Security

  • All Breakfasts

  • Two Specialty Dinners

  • Private Catamaran Charter

  • Cuban Mojito Mixology Experience

  • Full Day Cultural Tour with local guide

Trips: Specials


What's Included:

  • Comprehensive trip planning

  • All booking and logistics

  • Luxury villa in Old Town

  • All breakfasts featuring a mimosa bar

  • Two specialty dinners featuring a three course wine pairing

  • Roundtrip airfare from NYC (if applicable-flight included price)

  • 2 checked bags and 1 personal item (if applicable-flight included price)

  • Private Catamaran Charter

  • Cuban Mojito Mixology Experience
  • Full Day Cultural Tour with a Local Guide
    • Walled City & Getsemani​
    • Santo Domingo Square & San Felipe Castle


Documents needed for travel:

  • ATM Card & Cash

  • Valid Passport


  • 88°F / 76°F


  • Roundtrip airfare

  • Roundtrip private shuttle from airport to villa

  • Roundtrip transportation for all activities 


  • Daily breakfast with mimosa bar

  • Hot lunch on the boat

  • Two specialty dinners with a 3 course wine pairing


  • Luxury villa located in the heart of Old Town, equipped with a private chef, housekeeper, butler and security. The villa offers an incredible colonial living experience with contemporary luxury, bridging the gap between legendary history and opulent comfort.


What’s Not Included:

  • Meals outside of breakfasts, lunch on day 2 and the two specialty dinners mentioned above

  • Additional transportation services

  • Add-on experiences outside of core itinerary

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