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General information about Providencia and Santa Catalina

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Haga click sobre la imagen para ampliarla Sunset over a bay on Providencia / Photo: Carlos Sueskún.

Sunset over a bay on Providencia / Photo: Carlos Sueskún.

Capital:
Santa Isabel
Language:
English, Creole and Spanish.
Climate:
Average temperature is 25ºC, humidity is high.
Altitude:
0 m asl - 360 m asl
Area:
The two islands together cover 22 km2. The Mac Bean Lagoon Nature Park covers 995 hectares, of which 905 are water.
Dialing code:
+57 (8).
Predominant economic activity:
Tourism (diving and ecotourism) and fishing.
Tourist Office:
+57 (8) 5148054

Contact

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E-mail: info@colombia.travel

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