Experience magical realism with Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Cartagena audio guide. A historical, cultural and literary tour based on the life and work of "Gabo", the Nobel Prize winner, one of the most read authors in every language.
Discover the city's mysteries with a mixture of reality and fiction through the words of this brilliant writer, with audios that evoke his life and the characters in his novels.
The map with street names will guide you to each station and will help you enjoy the city and keep you located.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Cartagena is a walking audio tour of the Historic Center of Cartagena de Indias. In an exciting historical, cultural and literary journey, based on the Magical Realism of our Nobel Prize for Literature and the true stories of Gabo’s life in the city.
Through this audio tour, mysterious aspects of the city that have been transformed into imaginary stories in the works of this great writer are discovered. Cartagena in the literary universe of Gabo, gives us an extraordinary view of the importance of the city in the seventeenth, eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
The research, development and production of the Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Cartagena audio tour had the approval and support of the Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Iberoamerican Journalism, FNPI.
- Content developed by historians specifically for Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Cartagena audio guide
- Voice over narration with music and sound effects
- Illustrated map of the Walled City with reference points
Schedule of tours: Monday to Friday from 9:30 am.