301.5% was the increase in the number of international flights to/from Colombia (2019 vs 2021) after massive vaccination against COVID-19 and Cartagena received 48.665 international passengers in 2022 (33,3% larger than 2021) and 3’700.000 tourists in 2022.
As a unique city far from the zones of conflict in Colombia, the city is always a preferred place for tourist; Out of Europe, Cartagena was awarded as the third most desirable city by tourists from all around the globe in 2022. (Wanderlust Travel Awards)
El Laguito, Bocagrande and CastilloGrande are among the most attractive zones with the most modern hotels where visitors safely walk around to enjoy the touristic city.
Attention all travelers heading to Colombia! Please be advised that it is mandatory to register with CheckMig prior to your arrival in the country. CheckMig is the official online platform established by the Colombian government to streamline the immigration process and ensure a smooth entry for all visitors. To comply with this requirement, please visit the CheckMig website and complete the registration process at least 48 hours before your scheduled departure. During registration, you will be asked to provide essential information such as your personal details, travel itinerary, and purpose of visit. This registration is crucial to facilitate a hassle-free entry into Colombia, so please make sure to fulfill this requirement to enjoy your journey without any inconvenience. Safe travels!
Cartagena de Indias has a privileged geographical position in the Americas, as it has the same distance between North and South America, facilitating arrivals from around the world.