In the Magdalena Department, 34 km from the beautiful Santa Marta, Colombia, you can find the Tayrona National Natural Park; a sanctuary of nature and archaeological remains that invite you to encounter yourself. Ecosystems such as mangroves, corals, algae grasslands, thorny thickets and magical dry, humid and cloudy forests proliferate and host a surprising variety of plant and animal species that are a testimony of life.The park's main attraction is its white sand beaches that are preserved in a natural environment. Within the activities you can practice here are:- Sighting of flora and fauna, especially endangered birds.- Snorkeling.- Hiking. - Swimming.If you would like to book this tour with us, we will make all of the arrangements to take you to the park. From transportation to the entrance tickets, let us organize everything so that you perfectly enjoy your time here.
Spend an afternoon snorkeling and sussing out local wildlife on a full-day trip from Santa Marta to Crystal Beach and Tayrona National Natural Park. Keep an eye out for monkeys, deer, and more than 300 bird species in the 37,000-acre (15,000-hectare) park—home to the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains—then set off for a snorkeling adventure in the turquoise waters of Colombia's Caribbean coast. Look for dolphins and turtles, or simply sit back and enjoy Crystal Beach's white sands and spectacular views.
This tour will take you to discover the magnificent Parque Tayrona destination for thousands of tourists, you can simply relax on the beach of Cabo San Juan or walk in the lush jungle to discover other beaches such as Playa nudist 5 minutes from Cabo San Juan or the pool at about 20 minutes, enjoy a good plate of fresh fish. There is also the possibility of staying in the park, in a tent or in a room with a bed.More information www.taganga.guideOPTIONS:- Return by land (1 trip from the hotel to the Tayrona Park to the Canaveral car park or return from the park to the hotel by minivan)- Round trip by boat (1 trip from Taganga to Cabo San Juan or return from Cabo San Juan to Taganga by boat)- Round trip on the ground (journey from the hotel to the park and back to the hotel)- Round trip by boat (journey from Taganga to Cabo San Juan and return to Taganga)- 1 per land + 1 per boat (1 boat trip + 1 land journey)
This project was started by a group of peasant families who have decided to leave aside activities with a negative impact on the environment (like intensive agriculture and livestock) and work in tourism. These families saw that the place what has always been their home is a paradise of landscapes, biodiversity and cultural experiences. And now they want to show this paradise, and everything it offers, to the rest of the world. This trek is outside of others tourist treks saturated with visitors, wildlife full, ancient rainforests, impressive waterfalls, friendly people and stunning views of the mountains and the Caribbean Sea.Of course, to get to the most beautiful places requires great effort, hiking along steep slopes, grass fields, forests and mountains. As such, it is necessary to be in a good physical and mental condition. You will be rewarded at the end of each day, when we will be welcomed, eat and sleep in the peasants houses where we will have a cultural exchange.
If you'd like to spend time with one of the oldest cultures in Colombia, this is the tour for you!You will be collected from your Santa Marta hotel and be driven in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to a meeting point in Palomino. Once here you'll be transferred to the back of a motorbike for the next stage of this adventure. You'll absolutely love the scenery as you cruise with the air in your hair for around 1 hour to get to the Kogi Village of Tungueca. Once here you'll be greeted with the smiling indigenous children, who'll be expecting a small gift, so please don't disappoint; candy, books, toy, etc. (Suggested value of gift $2 USD).Once you've arrived at the Tungueca village you'll enjoy visiting and interacting with their culture for approximately an hour. You'll see how they live and enjoy their simple life away from the cities, before heading off to take a refreshing swim nearby.
the tayrona national park , in northern colombia, is a large protected area that spans the slopes of the sierra nevada de santa marta in areas adjacent to the caribbean coast. it is know for its coves covered by palm trees, coastal lagoons, tropical rainforest and abundant biodiversity.
Walk through mountains of cloud forest, learn about the history of the largest shield of Colombia made in clay, have contact with the Wiwa culture, visit the highest waterfall of the Sierra Nevada also sacred site, find the sunrises with clouds under your feet , walk on unique trails in company only of the animals of the forest.
This is definitely one of the most amazing day tours you can do in Colombia. You’ll be walking through natural jungle and learning the customs and traditions of the native WIWA indigenous, in a community called Gotsezhy.The Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is a simply beautiful and breathtaking location; full of mountains, jungles and rivers. In this tour you’ll be visiting some of the descendants of the Tyrone Indigenous people who lived many years ago in what is now known as the Lost City.In this day tour you’ll enjoy a swim in an ancestral waterfall called Matuna, and walk through jungle trails covered in natural foliage.The indigenous guides on these tours are natives of this region, and will lead you to houses of friends and family who will welcome you like a long lost relative. All while you are enjoying the indigenous crafts and a wonderful breakfast and lunch made by woman from this community.
Appreciate the magnificent scenery around this stunning beach located only 45 minutes from Santa Marta city center. Let the breeze and the mountains embrace you, and enjoy a wonderful day taking the sun, reading your favorite book, and swimming throughout the tranquil and refreshing waters of Bahia Concha.
Appreciate the magnificent scenery around this stunning beach located inside the Tayrona National Park. This is the best option for those who would like to experience this famous park without having to walk at all. Let the breeze and the mountains embrace you, and enjoy a wonderful day taking the sun, reading your favorite book, doing snorkeling (not included in price) and swimming throughout the turquoise, tranquil and refreshing waters of Playa Cristal.