COMING SOON: complete cartagena FAQs 

How do I get there?

Fly into Rafael Núñez International Airport airport (CTG). There are direct flights from JFK via JetBlue that gets you there in under 5-hours. Non-stop round-trip airfare from the US averages around $500 for an economy-class ticket from New York and Miami and 1-stop routes from LAX are around $700. The cost of airfare will rise, as the departure date gets closer. If you prefer to have help booking your flight, let us know and we will refer you to our preferred agent.

*Do not book your flight prior to contacting Pravassa to confirm the tour is happening. 

Arrival/Departure Information



  • The national language is Spanish.  
  • Taxes & Services charges are included in your stay. 
  • Drinking filtered or bottled water is your best bet to stay healthy. It's cheap and available everywhere.
  • Cartagena is on EST.

Travel Info


Fitness Level 

Please keep in mind that this is your vacation and you have the freedom to skip any wellness activity that does not resonate with you. 



Health Concerns and Medical Emergencies

Pravassa will be purchasing travel insurance on your behalf for this trip. Even if you're healthy, accidents can happen! Our group insurance package covers things such trip delay, lost luggage, accidents and emergencies. You can find the full details of the insurance coverage here. You have the option to upgrade your travel insurance to a Cancel for Any Reason policy at the time when you pay your final trip balance. 

Stomach problems can be common when traveling. Drinking bottled or filtered water is the best way to stay healthy. We suggest you pack activated charcoal or oil of oregano to settle your stomach should it become upset. Pharmacies are readily available in Vietnam should you need anything on the trip. 



Climate and Weather


What will I eat?   


What is NOT included in the vacation price?

International airfare, alcohol, any additional activities such as day tours, car rental, spa treatments, and personal expenses, which are not included in the package price.

Cell Phone & Internet Service


What else can I do while in Cartagena?


How Shall I Prepare?

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Books to read


Movies to watch


Yoga Classes