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Christmas Fort

Cartagena Bay, 30394 Cartagena, Spain
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“tourist boat” (8 reviews)
“boat trip” (3 reviews)
“harbour” (9 reviews)
Cartagena Bay, 30394 Cartagena, Spain
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Well worth visiting this fort. We went by boat and were dropped off and collected an hour later. As well as looking around the fort and the canons, there were several video films to watch which told the history of the place. Very nice people...More

Thank jenmelmar
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We took the tourist boat out the the fort and stopped off for an interesting hour wandering round. There isn't a huge amount to do in the fort but it was fun discovering the rooms and watching the port from the top. Discovering the 'facilities'...More

Thank amandabrewerton
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We visited on a very hot day and spent most of our time watching the ships going in and out of the harbour.

Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Took the tourist boat out from the port and took advantage of the free talk and tour around the fort. It provides a great insight into how things used to be and great photo opportunities. This is a must visit spot

Thank SteveErnest
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Like the other reviews, visited by tourist boat, great experience, well presented. Good views. Long enough to have a good wander around in the sunshine.

Thank HeidiSomersetUK
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stopped (by car) when the fort was closed, but it wee still fun to wander around the property and see the area. If there is time, id stop again. We also took the tour boat out in the harbor near the fort, which is...More

Thank manormeow2
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The Christmas Fort is close to the Cartagena Bay and offers the best view of the old and new city. The entrance fee is minimal 3.5 euros. This can be visited on your own or with a tour guide. The Fort gives one a glimpse...More

1  Thank Delbe M
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Started the day in beautiful sunshine. Took the barca turistico round the harbour. Stopped at Christmas fort for an hour. Very informative and nice way to soak up some of the history and culture of Cartagena.

Thank Dhansak_dolly
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Did not realise that this was in Cartagena until we visited the Tourist Information Centre in the Town Hall. Easy to find if your driving - well sign posted. Free parking too and lovely views. €3.50 to enter; staff were very pleasant and spoke excellent...More

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Interesting fort, great views, made a pleasant few hours trip with a short boat trip to and from. Cartagena has a great naval history, it was most educational.

Thank Sheil59
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1 April 2017|
Response from Costa Blanca Va... V |
Hi. Not sure exactly what restaurant you mean but I assume it is the one that is a boat ? if it is that it is called Restaurante Flotante La Patacha and you can find reviews for that on here. I went to book it one night but... More