So you've seen the sights by day, but have you experienced Cartagena's nightlife?
Get ready to let loose with some of best nightlife in Cartagena! The Chiva bus chauffeurs you, your friends, and your new friends for the night through historic neighborhoods while singing and dancing with a local band all encouraged and enhanced through the again, included, unlimited free rum! This attraction is perfect for single travelers, backpackers, those celebrating birthdays, budget travelers, and of course Bachelor and Bachelorette parties!
Once you board, fill your cups with the provided rum and soda and get ready to have a blast! The party travels through Getsemani and Manga neighborhood before stopping at the infamous Castillo San Felipe de Barajas - but on this ride, you’re not here for just any tour - you’re here to have a dance party! After a quick, impromptu dance off, hop back on the bus, fill your cups again, and off you’ll ride to the walled city while challenging other passing chiva buses and passersbys. You’ll hop off again to use the a local shop’s bathroom ($1.000 pesos or $.33 cents) before joining the other Chiva bus partiers on top of one of the historic walls, to dance and party in the cool breeze of the evening.
Before hopping back on the chiva bus, enjoy a free empanada or Arepa e Huevo and fill your cups again! Off you’ll ride to one of the local clubs in Getsemani where your entrance fee is waived and you can party with the locals and other travelers alike. Night clubs are popular and common throughout the walled city and Getsemani and can be a lot of fun! But the best way to get there is after partying with unlimited free rum on the unparalleled “Chiva buses.”
You have the option to stay for an hour and then be driven back to your accommodation or, if you’d prefer to take a taxi home, you can party all night!
Hotel pickup and drop-off in a Chiva bus.
Open Bar - Bottle of Rum and coke aboard the Chiva bus
Entrance to a Nightclub (1hr approx.)
Transportation to your accommodation if you decide stay longer in the nightclub
Transportation from the night club to your accommodation if you are in Cabrero, Marbella neighborhood or any hotel in Cartagena North Zone.
Monday to Sunday
4.5 hours approx.
Must be 18 years or older to join
Please drink responsibly, bad behavior is not tolerated
Meeting point varies depending on the location of your accommodation