Cartagena M.I.C.E

Cartagena MICE

Meetings – Incentives – Conferences – Exhibitions in Cartagena Colombia

Cartagena de Indias is a world-class destination for meetings and events.
Known as the Queen of the Caribbean coast, Colombia’s historic city of Cartagena de Indias was founded nearly five hundred years ago, having been established in 1533. The Old Town is surrounded by imposing sections of centuries-old colonial stone walls and contains a warren of cobbled alleys, balconies overflowing with bougainvillea, and ample churches. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984.

Considered to be an open-air museum of colonial history, Cartagena de Indias has focused itself on integrating unconventional spaces for both communal and business meetings.

Colombia is often chosen as a MICE destination because of its diversity of suitable locations which have the necessary infrastructure, state-of-the-art technology, and competitive prices. This makes Cartagena de Indias very attractive for holding events in addition to the MICE platform.

While the city may have almost half a millennium of history, it is also embracing new concepts and technology and is now ranked the leading city for MICE meetings in Latin America.


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In addition to its historical and cultural attractions, Cartagena de Indias also offers a variety of other activities that will appeal to MICE delegates. The city has beautiful beaches, outstanding restaurants, and a pulsating nightlife. There are also several golf courses and other sporting facilities in the area.


Rafael Núñez International Airport connects to destinations far and wide.

Given its central location, Colombia has excellent air connectivity, with many direct flights from North America, Latin America, and Europe, not only to Bogotá but also directly to Cartagena. For connectivity, Rafael Nunez International Airport connects to destinations far and wide. With direct flights from Amsterdam, Zurich, and Madrid in Europe. Direct flights from Montreal, Toronto, New York, Atlanta, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, and Miami in North America.

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A well-developed hospitality structure positions Cartagena as Colombia’s most international city, as well as the go-to destination for industry events with its window to the Caribbean expanse. The city’s rich historical charm, cobbled streets, lively plazas, and flower-laden balconies continue to draw in business travelers, tourists, and event planners alike.


Attendees will find almost everything of interest within an eight-mile radius.

Cartagena de Indias is a compact city, meaning event attendees will find most everything of interest within an eight-mile radius, including the airport, hotels, tourist attractions, convention centers, shopping malls, the historic district, amazing restaurants, and the fabulous bay.

Cartagena de Indias is a dynamic city with a plethora of perfect activities for any visitor. Incentive groups often enjoy a daytime island excursion or sunset cruise.

Work meets play in Cartagena de Indias, so visitors can choose from historical excursions, catamaran tours of the bay, mangrove ecotours, or a visit to the National Aviary of Colombia. All these can be tailor-made for you by BnbColombia Tours. This enables delegates to socialize and network in a most relaxed setting, even during a short break from meetings.

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Historic venues are flexible to the needs of each event. San Felipe Castle, the imposing five-hundred-year-old fortress that dominates the backdrop to the walled city of Cartagena, can host events for up to eight hundred people.

Historic Casa 1537, is equally accommodating. This fabulous boutique hotel can host gatherings for up to eight hundred people, conferences of up to four hundred sixty, and symposiums of up to three hundred fifty, depending on which of its enchanting spaces is used. The vast chandeliers that hang from the vaulted ceilings reveal the gorgeous architecture and décor.

On the other hand, the new and modern Convention Centre of Las Americas can entertain 7,000 people in a single space. It was designed to host congresses, exhibitions, fairs, and international concerts.

State-of-the-art innovations are key to accentuating the purpose of an event and inspiring its participants.

Given its rich history, stunning natural beauty, world-class infrastructure, and variety of attractions, Cartagena de Indias is an important MICE destination for conventions. The city is assured to impress participants and planners alike.

Weather is generally mild year-round.

Cartagena de Indias, on the northern coast of Colombia, is a city known for its electrifying culture, historical charm, and tropical climate. Those attending a MICE convention in Cartagena de Indias should be prepared for its well-defined climate conditions.

Cartagena experiences a tropical savanna climate depicted by high temperatures and humidity throughout the year. Average temperatures range between 28-32c/82-90f during the day, with warm, but pleasant evenings. Humidity is generally high, particularly during the rainy season from May to November.

To best cope with the conditions, it is suggested you pack lightweight, breathable clothing made of natural fabrics – cotton or linen. Loose-fitting shirts, blouses, dresses, and shorts are great choices. Swimwear is of the utmost importance. Be sure to have a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen for protection against the fierce sun rays.

In terms of footwear, comfortable sandals or breathable shoes are ideal for navigating the city’s cobblestone streets and exploring all the wonderful attractions.

Given that Cartagena de Indias experiences significant rainfall during the rainy season, it is a good idea to have a lightweight rain jacket or a compact umbrella to stay dry during unexpected heavy showers.

Today Cartagena de Indias is an accessible, innovative city that values its past but looks to the future. A destination where to enjoy unique experiences full of life, flavor, and culture that represents one of the most creative and appealing destinations in the MICE sector.