Skip to content
AIRBNB EXPERIENCES

Unique things to do in Bolivar

Book unforgettable activities hosted by locals on Airbnb.

Top-rated activities

Brunch & Paint in our secret rooftop
Get ready to be a painter! For 2:30 hours we will be on our secret rooftop in the old city where we will first greet you with a glass of champagne to get to know each other. After we meet, we'll get to work! I will show you my painting techniques to represent our painting with property (no matter if you have no experience painting, I will do my best to express your art!). Our painting will be the beautiful representation of a house in the historic center of Cartagena, a colorful and lively painting, in addition to being the perfect size to be able to take it back comfortably, either to hang it in your home or as a souvenir that will always remind you of this beautiful city! while we paint our family will serve you a local homemade lunch! and of course all this while playing a relaxing Colombian music playlist accompanied by a glass of mimosa.
Dancing Class On A Secret Rooftop
For 2:30 hours we will be in our secret and private rooftop in the Getsemani neighborhood lacated in the old city of Cartagena. First we will receive you with a glass of red wine to meet us better! and then we will be learning the most popular Latin rhythms which will be: Salsa, Bachata and the local genre of Cartagena: Champeta! everything in an intimate and cozy atmosphere. it does not matter if you come alone or with a partner. While you learn you could drink red wine, beers, and the typical rum of our country. You will learn the basic steps, and turns of each genre, explained step by step with patience because our intention is that you really learn, and you can go out and feel confident in any bar or nightclub. Also we will to teach you most comon slangs from Cartagena, and how you can use them and sound like a local! when the class end we will send you a video turorial made by us with all the steps learned during the class, in case you want to keeping practicing them after!
Cooking as a Colombian
At the beginning of the class, we start with the description of all the ingredients that we will be using, while talking about the history of the dish, why it is popular and how normally it is presented in our country. You will be peeling, cutting and seasoning all the ingredients in the traditional Colombian way. Every person will have the opportunity to bake, boiled or deep-fry their food. As a part of our experience, we will teach you how to prepare an entree, a main dish, and a refreshing lemonade . The class will be conducted in both, english and Spanish, with a musical background that harmonizes and integrates what you are learning with the cultural and historical context of the dish. by the end of our class, you will enjoy a full meal that not only will be delicious but also an unforgettable memory of your Colombian trip.
Street Food with a Chef
** This is an original experience of Foodies, the most awarded food tours in Colombia. ** ** Each food tasting is full portion, we don't divide it. Please bring hunger!** ** This experience is guided by a Chef. ** We, the "cartageneros" are in love with our street food. Within the walls we have a cultural melting pot that is breathed every day in our streets where all languages are spoken, the most universal? The food. Come eat with our Chef the best local eats served in small stalls that proclaim the pride of those inheritances. Discover the must-try spots, unknown to foreigners but very popular for us to taste the original recipes that have inspired the exciting new Colombian cuisine. In the stroll, you can meet and greet the cooks who keep our culinary treasure and take you home the secrets of their recipes. This experience is a blend of mouth-watering cuisine and wonderful local people, get ready to share your stories and be part of the conversation. *. We need minimum 2 people to run the experience, if you are solo traveller try to book days where we already have bookings. *. Stops are different according the schedule. *. The most famous Cartagena's snacks are fried and we have several stops with them. *. Please note the walk mixes stops of salt/sweet bites and hot/cold drinks along the route. Foodies is a legal tourism entrepreneurship: RNT 45239
Traditional Cooking Class In A Restaurant Of The Old City
For more than 2 hours we will be in the kitchen of our restaurant located in the heart of the historic center of Cartagena with two professional chefs! we will share our cooking techniques and the stories behind the recipes and ingredients. we will get down to work with aprons and hats! the first thing will be to start preparing the coconut rice from scratch (which we will use for the service of the restaurant), then we will prepare the crunchy patacones, then the drink typical of our city called agua panela, later we are going to prepare the typical fish of Cartagena: Mojarra roja al papillon (a recipe loved by our ancestors), then while we wait for the fish is ready we can dance for a while the typical music because our chef loves to dance! then we will start with the empanadas preparing the dough and the fillings and at the end we will eat everything prepared in the restaurant while we share our cooking experience and get to know each other better! Other things to note It does not matter if you do not eat meat, if you are a pecetarian, or if you require a gluten-free diet, we can accommodate you in this class! For assist to our cooking class we will give you a 20% discount bonus on your next visit to our restaurant :)

All activities near Bolivar

Island Hopping Vip - Rosario Islands paradise - Snorkel
The number 1 experience of Airbnb in Colombia, unique and special, don't worry about a thing just enjoy. PROGRAM Departure Time: 9 a.m. Return Time: 5 pm In this excursion, we will get to know its main island; Isla Grande, where we will snorkel to the surface with a mask, then we will go to a private island to rest a bit while we enjoy the Corales del Rosario National Park. We will make a panoramic tour through the tunnel of the mangroves, we will enjoy the best atmosphere in the boat with music to reach Playa Cristal where we will have a delicious lunch with an excellent view and atmosphere. - Transportation by sports boat with sounds system, captain and assistant, to the Rosario Islands, departing from Cartagena. - Snorkel session. - Stop at a private house for some snacks and beach. - Stop at Isla Grande for lunch. - Stop at Cholon. Bilingual guide (Spanish/English) throughout the tour. - Exercise : Snorkel with mask and instructor. -Snacks - Egg arepa typical of the island. 1 option of: -Patacones with hogao. -Shrimp ceviche. -National Beer. Typical lunch of the island. Lunch Options: -Fish (fried snapper) -Chicken (grilled breast) -Vegetarian (rice with vegetables) >sides ; coconut rice, fried potatoes, salad and natural lemonade. Remember in this experience we are a shared group, respect and good treatment is important.
Brunch & Paint in our secret rooftop
Get ready to be a painter! For 2:30 hours we will be on our secret rooftop in the old city where we will first greet you with a glass of champagne to get to know each other. After we meet, we'll get to work! I will show you my painting techniques to represent our painting with property (no matter if you have no experience painting, I will do my best to express your art!). Our painting will be the beautiful representation of a house in the historic center of Cartagena, a colorful and lively painting, in addition to being the perfect size to be able to take it back comfortably, either to hang it in your home or as a souvenir that will always remind you of this beautiful city! while we paint our family will serve you a local homemade lunch! and of course all this while playing a relaxing Colombian music playlist accompanied by a glass of mimosa.
Dancing Class On A Secret Rooftop
For 2:30 hours we will be in our secret and private rooftop in the Getsemani neighborhood lacated in the old city of Cartagena. First we will receive you with a glass of red wine to meet us better! and then we will be learning the most popular Latin rhythms which will be: Salsa, Bachata and the local genre of Cartagena: Champeta! everything in an intimate and cozy atmosphere. it does not matter if you come alone or with a partner. While you learn you could drink red wine, beers, and the typical rum of our country. You will learn the basic steps, and turns of each genre, explained step by step with patience because our intention is that you really learn, and you can go out and feel confident in any bar or nightclub. Also we will to teach you most comon slangs from Cartagena, and how you can use them and sound like a local! when the class end we will send you a video turorial made by us with all the steps learned during the class, in case you want to keeping practicing them after!
Light sparks, nothing with plankton in Baru
Excursión nocturna al plancton: Baño luminoso en el Caribe Colombiano! Te queremos invitar a nuestra excursión nocturna, en esta experiencia han participado más de 3.000 viajeros desde el año 2019. Salimos a las 10 am del Parque del Centenario en un vehículo climatizado hacia Playa Blanca (recorrido de 42 km), al llegar tomamos un bote que nos lleva hasta el restaurante en una zona muy tranquila de la playa, te ubicás en nuestro sector exclusivo del restaurante, tenes a disposición mesas y sillas para descansar, relajarte o leer un libro, en caso que no quieras broncearte. Puedes recorrer la playa a pie, nadar en al mar o simplemente tomar sol. Esperamos el atardecer porque tomarás unas fotos increíbles, con matices dorados y rojos reflejados en el mar. A las 6:30 pm subimos a la embarcación rumbo a la Ciénaga Portonaito, el recorrido dura 15 minutos de ida, 30 minutos en el programa y 15 minutos de regreso a la playa, ésta es una embarcación menor, el Capitán es altamente profesional, lo que garantiza una experiencia de puro placer. Sé partícipe de esta experiencia maravillosa, donde el movimiento de tu cuerpo sumergido en el agua cálida, desencadena el efecto bioluminiscente y el agua brilla entre cascadas de tenues estrellas. Tiempo de espera de cortesía: 15 minutos. Por favor, sé puntual. RNT N° 73088 IG argentotravels
Cooking as a Colombian
At the beginning of the class, we start with the description of all the ingredients that we will be using, while talking about the history of the dish, why it is popular and how normally it is presented in our country. You will be peeling, cutting and seasoning all the ingredients in the traditional Colombian way. Every person will have the opportunity to bake, boiled or deep-fry their food. As a part of our experience, we will teach you how to prepare an entree, a main dish, and a refreshing lemonade . The class will be conducted in both, english and Spanish, with a musical background that harmonizes and integrates what you are learning with the cultural and historical context of the dish. by the end of our class, you will enjoy a full meal that not only will be delicious but also an unforgettable memory of your Colombian trip.
The Ultimate Cartagena & Rosario Islands Boating Experience
Welcome to Baba Boats! An unforgettable day of boating filled with magical destinations most couldn't get to. Book your individual spot on a shared boat or book a private boat with your friends. Either way, get ready to explore the best Colombia has to offer while dancing the day away with fun and adventurous travelers from around the world. Important: Shared boats are available on the weekends, while private boats are available during weekdays. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you are a group looking to go on a shared boat during the weekdays! Itinerary: 9:00 am - Rendezvous at Muelle de la Bodeguita, located in front of Cartagena's old city. Enjoy spectacular views of the old city and Bocagrande as we depart for our day of boating. 10:15 am - Explore the enchanting Islas del Rosario. A morning dip while having chill drinks as we connect your boat with others to introduce you to your fellow Baba Boaters. 12:15 pm - Arrival at a private island to get the party started! Enjoy a traditional Colombian lunch, accompanied with music and drinks. Lounge, tan, swim and dance with your fellow Baba Boaters as you soak up the sun and island vibes. 2:30 pm - Dance the rest of the day away joining the dozens of other boats at Cholon - one of the best party destinations in Colombia. A fitting climax for an unforgettable day.
Fiesta en la noche
Si te gusta bailar diferentes tipos de música, tragos y conocer personas estas experiencias es para ti. Hola. Vamos a realizar un recorrido por diferentes bares de cartagena. Iniciaremos en un club damos donde se probará cerveza y diferentes tipos de bebidas. Tendrán la oportunidad de conocer alas personas del grupo y crear nuevas amistades. Seguido a esto pasaremos a un gastrobar, al ser una zona de rumba hay muchos bares y club para elegir y estan cerca muy cerca para que desplazarse no sea un problema. Me encargaré de las entradas escogidos. Será una experiencia que jamás podrás olvidar donde seguro harás nuevos amigos, bailará y reiras hasta el final.
Whole day in Playa Blanca and the Enchanted Lagoon
Have you ever been on Baru island? Don't miss the great opportunity to be on a tour through Baru, Playa Blanca and the Enchanted lagoon; all in one day. First, I will pick you up early in the morning on your location in car or mini van. Then, we are going through to Baru island to get on Playa Blanca, the most popular beach on the island. Once we get on the beach, one boat is coming for us and take us on Playa Tranquila beach. Palo Quemao bar restaurant is waiting for us. The facilities on the beach will be includes (Umbrellas, chairs, beds, lockers and more). Then, we are going on the same boat to visit the Enchanted lagoon at day, to feeding the raccoons and appreciate the flora and fauna that are living there are one of the activities that we can do. Next, we are going to feeding the fishes and do free diving on the Baru natural park. At lunch time, you and your companions can be choose between different kinds of dishes (Fried fish, grilled chicken and vegetarian are ones of those delicious options. At the evening, You could be appreciate the most beautiful sunset before going to be on the Enchanted Lagoon at 10 minutes to far from Playa Tranquila. There we will be into the dark water on the Enchanted Lagoon and see by yourself how look your body surrounded of luminous lights. These lights are called PLANKTON.
Street Food with a Chef
** This is an original experience of Foodies, the most awarded food tours in Colombia. ** ** Each food tasting is full portion, we don't divide it. Please bring hunger!** ** This experience is guided by a Chef. ** We, the "cartageneros" are in love with our street food. Within the walls we have a cultural melting pot that is breathed every day in our streets where all languages are spoken, the most universal? The food. Come eat with our Chef the best local eats served in small stalls that proclaim the pride of those inheritances. Discover the must-try spots, unknown to foreigners but very popular for us to taste the original recipes that have inspired the exciting new Colombian cuisine. In the stroll, you can meet and greet the cooks who keep our culinary treasure and take you home the secrets of their recipes. This experience is a blend of mouth-watering cuisine and wonderful local people, get ready to share your stories and be part of the conversation. *. We need minimum 2 people to run the experience, if you are solo traveller try to book days where we already have bookings. *. Stops are different according the schedule. *. The most famous Cartagena's snacks are fried and we have several stops with them. *. Please note the walk mixes stops of salt/sweet bites and hot/cold drinks along the route. Foodies is a legal tourism entrepreneurship: RNT 45239
Jetski Lovers- Thirthy minutes
Welcome to Cartagena :) In this experience you can get to know the best beaches in the city in a spectacular Jet Ski...if you are an ocean lover, fun and adrenaline this plan is for you. Don't worry if it's your first time riding a jet ski, it's very easy and safe. We'll always be on the lookout during the tour. We have 5 jet skis available in the morning and afternoon hours. The price refers to 30 minutes of adrenaline , We will meet at a strategic point on the beach, we will give you your lifeguard and a short instruction if this is your first time riding jet ski. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to let me know and I will be happy to assist you.
Experience a dream night in cartagena
Hey, you are very close to live your dream night in Cartagena! We have designed an experience that allows you to get to know all aspects of Colombian nightlife from the perspective of a mixologist and his years of work in the industry; this is achieved through a tour that will allow you to enter in perfect harmony, through flavors, local ambiance and dance that seduces the most emblematic places of Cartagena's nightlife. The tour is guided by myself or my carefully selected local colleagues upon request, who are experienced in expressing the highest level of entertainment in the city for a little over 4 hours. We start at a popular restaurant/bar where we will have the first approach as a group and host, here you will be greeted with a welcome cocktail (or non-alcoholic beverage) and an appetizer to share. This place has an extensive menu of Colombian fusion food where you can diner. We transition to an iconic rooftop in the city where we will share craft cocktails with Caribbean flavors, and get the party started (cocktails not included). With the mood in the sky, we skip the line and head to one of the best clubs in the walled city to vibrate with all the Latin power. We love private groups so please send us a message to give them a special discount!
Tour cuatro Islas Clásico - Cartagena - Barú
Te recogeremos en el hotel entre 7:00 y 8:00 am y te llevaremos en un bus climatizado hasta barú. - Degustarás fritos típicos (empanadas + bebida) - Desde la lancha haremos un tour panorámico de las 27 islas del rosario con una reseña cultural contada por nosotros. - Te suministraremos un equipo de máscara y snorkel a para hacer careteo en la avioneta hundida de Pablo Escobar. - Una segunda opción de careteo podrá ser en los arrecifes de coral ó te podemos llevar al Oceanario (no incluimos las entradas). - Tendrás 1 hora en Isla Cholón para tomar baño de mar y una degustación de mariscos frescos. - Podrás estar 1 hora en la Isla Agua Azul para tomar baño de mar y una degustación de frutas tropicales. - Luego, llegaremos a Playa Tranquila Barú para tomar el almuerzo (pollo, pescado o vegetariano) y tiempo para baño de mar. - Por ultimo, tendremos una actividad de Plancton Luminoso a las 6:30pm, abordaremos una lancha que nos trasladará hasta la Laguna Encanta de Barú para apreciar uno de los fenómenos más hermosos de la naturaleza. Hora de regreso 7:30 pm.
Play like a child in the Healthy Mud of Totumo Volcano
Estamos felices de compartir contigo esta experiencia diferente, por ello te invitamos a vivir este excelente plan, jugar como niños en el lodo medicinal. Salimos a las 8:30 am del Parque del Centenario en un vehículo climatizado y luego de viajar 50 km llegamos a uno de los lugares naturales con más encanto del mundo , una vez allí solo queda sumergirse en esta sustancia gris cargada de minerales entre los que destacan el calcio, magnesio y aluminio. El lodo del Volcán del Totumo combate la mala circulación, la artritis y el ácido úrico y también se usa como antinflamatorios. Una vez fuera del cráter, limpias tu cuerpo en las próximas aguas de la Ciénaga de Totumo. "El volcán tiene su propia leyenda que cuenta que el Totumo una vez fue un verdadero volcán activo hasta que un sacerdote «domó» el ardiente monte y transformó la lava fundida en una caldosa invención de minerales beneficiosos para el cuerpo". Se encuentra ubicado en la zona rural del municipio de Santa Catalina, en la Región Caribe de Colombia, junto a la Ciénaga del Totumo. Al finalizar el baño de lodo, te darás una ducha de agua dulce y luego nos dirigimos a un restaurante del Getsemani para almorzar . Aquí terminamos nuestra experiencia. ESTAN INCLUIDOS LOS MASAJES EN EL LODO Y LA AYUDA DE LAS BAÑADORAS EN EL LAGO Tiempo de espera de cortesía: 15 minutos. Por favor, sé puntual. RNT N° 73088
Cooking Cartagena's Classics with chef
** Our 3-course menu is equivalent to full lunch ** ** Take home your Colombian cuisine ambassador diploma ** By the creators of “Street Food with a Chef” (4,9*, +170 reviews), Foodies presents "Cooking Cartagena's Classics", an authentic culinary experience full of local food, music and good vibes guided by Foodies's chef in our kitchen with air conditioner for only 7 people. In Cartagena we are fan of fish, plantain and coconut and we know to cook delicious recipes with them. Put on an apron, turn up the music, and get ready for a hands-on cooking experience learning 4 local must-eat recipes starting with the most famous snack in town: The arepa de huevo (egg stuffed arepa). Cheer up to share a lively afternoon to discover the secrets of traditional cuisine meanwhile we cook fish with local vegetables, grate the coconut, fry patacones and listen champeta*. Then, feel at home to enjoy a starter, main course and a dessert prepared by yourself. At the end, drink a cold beer with a sunset view in the Cartagena's bay. Cook with us and "wow" your friends with your new culinary skills when you back home :) *. We need minimum 2 people to run the experience, if you are solo traveller try to book days where we already have bookings. Foodies is a legal tourism entrepreneurship: RNT 45239
Traditional Cooking Class In A Restaurant Of The Old City
For more than 2 hours we will be in the kitchen of our restaurant located in the heart of the historic center of Cartagena with two professional chefs! we will share our cooking techniques and the stories behind the recipes and ingredients. we will get down to work with aprons and hats! the first thing will be to start preparing the coconut rice from scratch (which we will use for the service of the restaurant), then we will prepare the crunchy patacones, then the drink typical of our city called agua panela, later we are going to prepare the typical fish of Cartagena: Mojarra roja al papillon (a recipe loved by our ancestors), then while we wait for the fish is ready we can dance for a while the typical music because our chef loves to dance! then we will start with the empanadas preparing the dough and the fillings and at the end we will eat everything prepared in the restaurant while we share our cooking experience and get to know each other better! Other things to note It does not matter if you do not eat meat, if you are a pecetarian, or if you require a gluten-free diet, we can accommodate you in this class! For assist to our cooking class we will give you a 20% discount bonus on your next visit to our restaurant :)
  1. Airbnb
  2. Colombia
  3. Bolivar