Find festivals and cultural things to do in Barranquilla

Book a room or suite at Radisson Hotel Diamond Barranquilla to be near the best things to do in Barranquilla. The city’s world-famous Carnival festival is the second largest in the world. If you visit in September, you can experience the BarranquiJazz festival. Less than 15 minutes from our hotel, you can explore Great Malecon - Golden Gate, a riverwalk attraction with views of Colombia’s biggest natural park.

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Caribbean Culture Park

3.13 mi / 5.03 km from the hotel
Housed in a 215,000-square-foot complex is a museum, children’s library, public plaza, outdoor theater, and playground promoting the Colombian Caribbean’s natural, cultural, and historical heritage.

Great Malecon - Golden Gate

2.14 mi / 3.45 km from the hotel
Enjoy an outdoor experience along the Magdalena River with views of Colombia’s biggest natural park, Via Parque Isla Salamanca. The area includes a playground, restaurants, and cultural activities.

Buenavista Shopping Mall

0.8 mi / 1.29 km from the hotel
A high-end open shopping mall, Buenavista offers international brands, a food court, and a cinema. A kids’ club, a casino, and exhibits/displays round out the offerings.

Bocas de Ceniza

7.48 mi / 12.04 km from the hotel
Travel by railcar and see where the waters of the Magdalena River and the Caribbean Sea meet at Bocas de Ceniza.

Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium

5.45 mi / 8.77 km from the hotel
Whether you’re cheering on local favorite Atlético Junior or the Colombian national team, soccer fans are sure to enjoy seeing a game at Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium.

Edgar Renteria Baseball Stadium

2.56 mi / 4.12 km from the hotel
Named after MLB great and Colombia native Édgar Rentería, this baseball stadium has been host to the Central American and Caribbean Games.

Barranquilla Zoo

1.64 mi / 2.64 km from the hotel
Marvel at the incredible biodiversity of this local attraction as you visit the wonderful collection of flamingos, crocodiles, peacocks, and more!
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