20 Terrific Things to Do in Barranquilla Colombia

This vibrant coastal city in the Republic of Colombia is famous for its marvelous Carnival festival, beautiful beaches, warm Colombian people, and breathtaking sights.

Barranquilla, also called the Golden Gate of Colombia (La Puerta de Oro de Colombia), is considered a cosmopolitan city and a main economic center in the region.

1. Zoologico de Barranquilla

It has more than 500 animals with information about their origin, and you learn about more than 140 species.

Castle Salgar, originally built in 1848 near the sea view, is a structure with a Mediterranean style and traditional Colombian aspects.

2. Castle Salgar

You can learn about its history while enjoying great Colombian foods at nearby restaurants with mesmerizing views. You can also book rooms at Castle Salgar for private events.

If you want to dig deep into the history of the Caribbean area, this museum will take you through the journey of Caribbean people and how their culture evolved.

3. Caribbean Museum

5. Mundi Park Mundi park is a water sports park in Barranquilla, Colombia. It is the best destination to enjoy with your family.

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