Ciénaga

  •   A caimán made of reeds with a rag doll in its mouth is the symbol of the Caimán Cienaguero...

  • Granaries of Cataca - Colour in the Bayou

    Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia.

      The granaries of Cataca are a strange landscape in the Great Swamp of Santa Marta that overwhelms...

  •   A cultural exchange with fishing communities can be experienced near the town of Ciénaga in the...

  • Caimán Legend Monumemt - Symbol of a folk legend

    Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia.

      The monument to the legend of the caimán brings to mind a traditional local fable: the...

  • Córdoba Hot Springs  - Relaxation in the water

    Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia.

      The Córdoba Hot Springs in Ciénaga are a good choice for visitors seeking relaxation and...

  • Historic Centre of Ciénaga - The legacy of the banana

    Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia

      Ciénaga, a major urban center in Magdalena, contains one of the most representative Republican-...

  • Hacienda Papare - Banana cultivation

    Photo by: Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia.

      Located in the town of Ciénaga, the Hacienda Santa Cruz de Papare is an excellent example of...

  • The local cuisine of Ciénaga includes these essential components: fish, seafood, carimañolas (yucca...

  •   Ciénaga pays homage to the caimán during the Caimán Cienaguero National Festival. This...

  • Only 22 miles from Ciénaga, Santa Marta offers many options for accommodation, including hostels,...

  • Ciénaga   - Colombian Caribbean Heritage

    Photo by: Fausto Giaccone / Viceministerio de Turismo de Colombia

    Gabriel García Márquez’s brand of magical realism was inspired partly by Ciénaga, a town in the...