The festivities and special days in Cartagena de Indias

Cartagena, same as for Colombia, has festivities and special days in large number. It’s the country that has the most days off in a year. Therefore, if you plan your vacations in Cartagena de Indias, it would be important for you to look after if they don’t connect with the popular festivity days or other events that could prevent you from having relaxing vacations.




Here is a list of festivities and special days that are the most remarked and that could change certain conditions during your vacations:

- High touristic season: December 20 to January 15
- Saint Week: Week before Easter
- Independence day of Colombia: July 20
- Independence day of Cartagena: November 11
- Election of Miss Colombia of Cartagena: November, second week
- Pedagogic day: Starting end of November to end of January
- Pedagogic day: End of June to mid July