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Rumba in Chiva

3013474410 Bocagrande Kra 4ta, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
+57 301 3474410
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Disappointed - Skipped destinations listed as included on website, poor English

This tour failed to measure up on many levels. 1) I signed up for a tour, not a Spanish-language... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nomadicmama
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
Nightlife tour in Chivas Bus

pretty poor. No commentaries were offered on the bus. The bus ride was too long and seemed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nicolepjean
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Port-au-Prince, Haiti
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INCLUDES: Transportation in Colombian Typical Chiva, Conjunto Vallenato, Open bar (liquor) Accompanied by (Soda and Ice, Typical Fricas Arepa E`huevo, Carinolas, and Empanadas) Tour through the main tourist districts, Clock Tower, Convention Center, Castillo San Felipe, India Catalina and the Walled Center and entrance to a Discotheque and return to the Hotel.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“party bus” (8 reviews)
“empanadas” (8 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3013474410 Bocagrande Kra 4ta, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour failed to measure up on many levels. 1) I signed up for a tour, not a Spanish-language tour with some English translation. Even spanish-speaking members of the tour noticed and commented on it. 2) it took about 45 min to start becuase we're...More

Thank nomadicmama
Reviewed 1 week ago

pretty poor. No commentaries were offered on the bus. The bus ride was too long and seemed unorganized. a bit boring. The only good part was the club.

Thank nicolepjean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did this excursion as part of a cruise ship excursion. So time was limited because we were leaving at 2pm. We made 2 stops where we were given 20-40 minutes to look around and do any shopping. Wish we had more time especially at...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We booked this through our cruise ship along with many others hoping for a trip of fun and a way of seeing Cartagena with an opportunity to take some photos. It was a very hot and humid day, we boarded the bus to sit on...More

1  Thank Philcat44
Reviewed 13 November 2017

At first I tought it would be one of those attractions that would get me pissed because of the noise and the amout of drunk people aboard. But I decided to try, and it could not have been better! I loved the energy of the...More

1  Thank Everton J
Dac77777, Director Comercial at Rumba in Chiva, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Hola Everton! We are pleased that you enjoyed the tour, we are implementing some strategies to reduce collection time. When you return to Cartagena, do not hesitate to contact us ;)

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Empanadas, drinks, singing & dancing, rumba in chiva was a new & cool experience. I definitely recommend it.

1  Thank Alecia W
Dac77777, Director Comercial at Rumba in Chiva, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Super! Good thing they had a good time in Chiva Rumbera, here we are to serve you.

Reviewed 27 October 2017

We went out with a wedding party on this party bus and had a great time. We had the entire bus to ourselves as there were so many in town for the wedding. There was a constant supply of their liquor being passed around with...More

1  Thank broomhilda04
Dac77777, Director General at Rumba in Chiva, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Hello, this tour is very fun. There is a lot of difference between some chivas and others depending on what you hire, personally to my friends I recommend only a Chiva that is the best and there are no complaints from travelers. We like you...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

While we were walking along the walls we saw one of the chivas and my wife said we have to do this before we leave Cartagena. The doorman of the airb&b where we stayed helped us book the tour. We paid about $30.000 and $20.000...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Chivas and Cartagena – buyer beware! Ok, so I use Trip Advisor and Expedia quite a bit! We got to Cartagena on a Friday and I booked a Chiva trip via Expedia with a cost of $15.00 US Dollars per person. The price is not...More

1  Thank RalphSantos
Dac77777, Director Comercial at Rumba in Chiva, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Hello, we regret that you had a bad experience in the tour, the bad one is not the excursion as such but many Operative Agencies that provide a TERRIBLE service, usually the big companies that sell tickets and tours online, do not know at first...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was our Valentine's activity, and boy we had fun! Don't come here thinking that you're gonna get hammered with the "open bar". They provide small bottles of rum and coke and you have to share it with your row. Music is loud, so if...More

1  Thank ggfield
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Response from Grant H | Reviewed this property |
There is a daytime chiva and a nighttime chiva, the daytime one is more historical information etc and the nighttime one is really just music, drinking and dancing (as best you can while seated on a bus!).
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