Best of Lorca

Best of Lorca

7 hours | Cartagena | C A 3 - 1 2 0
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Description

Points of Interest

  • Fortress of the Sun
Includes meal, Moderate activity

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Lovely Lorca has earned its nickname as 'The Baroque City.' This moderate, full-day tour includes a wide array of activities so you can deeply experience the Lorcan heart and soul. Visit the Old Convent of La Merced and enjoy a fascinating walking tour of the landmarks, monuments and squares that dot the historic Town Center. Shop for local, hand-made objets d'art at the Craftsmanship Center and tour the Paso Blanco Museum to view costumes and props used in the famed Holy Week parade. To delve even deeper, you'll explore the Fortress of the Sun history and culture exhibition and enjoy a lunch of traditional Lorcan cuisine at a charming local restaurant. With expert commentary during your round trip drive from the pier in Cartagena, you'll come away with a rich cultural experience and a broad overview of this fascinating city.

Special Notes:

This tour involves extensive walking over uneven and cobblestone surfaces. Not recommended for passengers with limited mobility.

Bring euros or credit cards for additional purchases.

Dress conservatively when visiting sacred sites - clothing should cover the shoulders and knees. Wear comfortable walking shoes.

Sequence of tour stops may vary.

Many shops will be closed on Sundays and during lunch time.

Use of an audio headset (included) will enhance your tour experience.

Child Price:

12 years & under only

Details

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Departure from pier for a Panoramic drive of Cartagena driving to Lorca

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity: 45
Travel time: 01:20

Visit to the Visitor Center in Lorca

Time at site: 00:15
Inside visit: Yes
Air conditioned: No
Steps: 14
Restroom available: Yes
Shopping available: Yes

Walking Tour of Lorca

Transport type: Walking
Time at site: 00:15

Visit the Paso Blanco Museum

Time at site: 00:30
Free time at site: 5
Inside visit: Yes
Air conditioned: No
Restroom available: No
Shopping available: Yes

Visit the Craftsmanship Center

Time at site: 00:15
Inside visit: Yes
Air conditioned: Yes
Restroom available: Yes
Shopping available: Yes

Continue driving to Lorca Castle (Fortress of the Sun) with visit

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity: 45
Travel time: 00:15
Time at site: 01:00
Inside visit: Yes
Air conditioned: No
Steps: 120
Restroom available: Yes
Shopping available: Yes

Lunch at a Local Restaurant

Time at site: 01:15
Inside visit: Yes

Transfer to Castle and visit

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity: 45
Travel time: 00:15
Time at site: 01:00
Inside visit: Yes

Return to Cartagena

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity: 45
Travel time: 01:20