The battle of Qart-Hadast
in the Carthaginians and Romans festivities
Every year the city of Cartagena takes it upon itself to conmemorate the great deeds of the Second Punic War between the Carthaginian Hannibal and the Roman Cornelius Scipio. In these festivities battles, disembarkments and parades are reenacted along with celebrations out of the best film productions, all tantamount to travelling over 2 millennia back in time.
The Qart-Hadast battle is highlight to all the festivities. In this event Carthaginian troops and Roman legions reenact this grand ancient battle in the Mediterranean in the very spot it took place. Endless military apparels and battle gear are used with clear strategic sense and make you feel a soldier of yonder times. Choose one of the fighting sides and follow you commander’s instructions in this enlarged film scenario so as to recreate ancient warfare from the inside.
Magic festivities that take you back to past eras. Dress you battle suit and fight reenacting one of the greatest clashes in history.