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A tour in Cartagena with us is a once in a lifetime experience, join us! Have a great weekend with a Cartagena tour by laughing, learning culture,stories, local food cooking recipes, diving, adventuring! Visit the amazing fortress, go to Palenque...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Full morning at the food market and prepping food to Vallenato music at Duran's house. Beautiful family! 100% reccomend to anyone looking to learn the cuisine, spend time with locals and have FUN!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Technicallyioanna
DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning. Thanks a lot for taking time to write this nice review. It was a pleasure to share time with you. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 1 week ago

Gabriel García Márquez tour Cartagena Cartagena Everything you wanted to know... AND MORE! After asking for a ride to the old town from the cruise terminal we asked about a city tour $60 was the quote and my goodness what a hell of a deal...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning. What a great review about Cartagena, about Gabriel Garcia Marquez life and about our service. Thanks a lot for been so nice and writing this. God Bless you. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are on the fence about this company or tour, just do it. You will not be disappointed. My brother and I are huge foodies and thought this would be the perfect addition to our long weekend getaway in Cartagena. Eddie and Angel picked...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning. You have no idea how much important your so beautiful review is to us. We love sharing on this private tours our city, our local food and our home on a real Cartagena´s neighborhood. By the way, we enjoy your company very much....More

Reviewed 14 August 2019

This tour was one of the best my husband and I have experienced. Duran was so knowledgeable and his passion for Gabo was abundantly clear—we both learned so much not only about him as a writer, but about the history and culture of Cartagena and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Katherine L
DURANDURANTOURS, General Manager at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2019

Hello. What a nice review, I realy apreciate it, Thanks a lot, I am doing my bets and still learning more about literature. Thanks for taking time to write about it.

Reviewed 31 July 2019

My friend and I visited Cartagena during summer 2017. Only we two signed up for the tour on that day but they still took us. We had a lot of fun in the open-air market, full of local people. As foreigners, we would definitely not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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DURANDURANTOURS, Director General at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2019

Hellooo. Very nice hearing from you. Thanks a lot for taking time to write about your experience. Please dont forget to come back. Next time we might have a literature tour. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 23 July 2019

We booked a private Market and Cooking Lesson tour in Cartagena with Duran Duran in July 2019. Highly recommend. They are prompt, polite, friendly, and flexible. Our tour guide, Willy, engaged with us from beginning to end, explaining everything. If I return to Cartagena, I...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

Good morning. It was a great pleasure to share with you. We wait for you, next time we might have Gabriel Garcia Marquez tour. God Bless You. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 20 July 2019

We booked this tour through Duran Duran, and it was a highlight of our trip to Cartagena. With our tour guide leading the way, we experienced how the locals shop for their daily produce, fish, and meat in this big, crowded, colorful and smelly open-air...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Charles E
DURANDURANTOURS, General Manager at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2019

Good morning. We want to thanks you for taking time to write about it. It was nice meeting you. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 10 July 2019

Duran, Maria, and Andres provided a wonderful experience! We toured the market where they led the way and allowed us to sample different fruits and snacks. Maria guided us through a delicious meal - we made a stuffed fish, coconut rice, patacones, and salad. Great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

Hello. We did have good time with you. Thanks a lot for taking time to share with TripAdvisors readers about your nice experience. Please. dont forget to enjoy the recepie at home. Sincerely Durán Angel

Reviewed 8 July 2019

My husband and I booked this trip on Trip Advisor and everything from the beginning to the end was seamless. They emailed us the meeting instructions and were met by Angel. Angel gave us so much information about Cartagena and Colombia, going into details and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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DURANDURANTOURS, General Manager at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2019

Good Morning. What a nice way os starting a new day. Thanks a lot for taking time to write about your experience in Cartagena De Indias-Colombia. Every time someone takes time to write about our services and they do it recognizing the love and professionalism...More

Reviewed 4 July 2019 via mobile

Duran Duran brought Gabo to life for us! Starting with an in depth explanation of his life and family , then a quick review of the books that would feature in the tour, all in the shade and cool of the Naval Musuem’s patio -...More

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DURANDURANTOURS, Gerente at Duran Duran Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2019

Good morning. It was a great pleasure to share with you what I am still learning. Soon, we will have in Cartagena De Indias a Gabriel Garcia Marquez museum, so we hope you come back. Sincerely Durán Angel

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Reba954
18 October 2017|
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Response from DURANDURANTOURS | Property representative |
Hello. It would be a pleasure to share time with you. The tour last 4 hours and 45 minutes from 10: 15 am to 15:00 hours. the price base in 2 people is 150 American dollars, but if you get atless 2 more people, each one... More
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You absolutely get your hands dirty. You go shopping for all the ingredients at the start and then you go back to his house to cook and it is all hands on deck making every stage of the meal!! All preparation and cooking!!
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