Recently refurbished, Castillo de Salgar is one of the most important symbols of old trade in the Colombian Caribbean, great place to spend with family and friends
It's easy to miss. Once in, you pass a guardhouse to get to the parking area. They'll stop you and ask where you're going but no big deal. No charge to park. Rocking chairs on the porch where you can have a margarita and watch the ocean. You can ask for a menu and place your order. They'll set up... 更多
This place is easy enough to find, the 'castle' is not really a castle but its a nice place, romantic even.. The restaurant there I havent tried as it seems rather expensive.... but for a cliff top stroll its good. *Becareful of the cliff edges, they arent properly marked.
The "castle" was built in 1848, but has had interior remodeling done over the years. But it is still an interesting place to visit. It's not a museum. Nowadays it's a restaurant and events center (weddings, receptions, etc). At least one web site says the taxis will charge you 20000 or more pesos, my two friends and I paid only... 更多
Castillo de Salgar is located on a cliff above the beach with good views. There is a restaurant and two bars with seating inside and around a fountain in the courtyard. You can access the upper deck for more views of the area. There is free parking and no fees.
Went a few time to eat at the restaurant while visiting family in nearby Barranquilla . Both visits the service was slow and the quality and portions of food poor and over priced. They have an upper balcony where you can sit and have a Pina colata...which was ok and the view was nice. Not worth going out of your... 更多
This is an old mansion on a cliff that has been emptied out. It's now a restaurant and event space. You can walk around the building and go up to the 2nd floor for views and pictures. There is a restaurant inside the building that is kind of high-priced for Colombia, but the food that we had was good. They... 更多
The view seen from the castle is exceptional. the sea of the caribbean front of you in all its dimensions. In a one clear day you can see all the coast of the area. The place is close to Barranquilla . the place can be reached in a few minutes by car. do not miss it!