Beaches

Relaxation by the sea

Why visit Colombian beaches ?

The waves of the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific ocean, welcomed the rules come to Colombia seeking places among the abundant coasts and Islands where it is easy to forget the problems of the outside world.

Length

With 1,020 miles of Caribbean and 1,360 miles of Pacific coastlines, Colombia offers a large selection of beaches—about 300. Some are far from the noise, while on others the party never stops.

Natural aquarium

Visit a natural aquarium in the archipelago of San Andrés and Providence, where the water is the clearest in the Caribbean and colorful fish can be seen without a mask.

Black and White Sand Beaches

Unlike the Caribbean beaches, Pacific beaches have dark sand, which gives them a unique charm. Many turtles, including the giant leatherback sea turtle, nest here.

Activities and experiences

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Los Naranjos Beach

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Los Naranjos Beach

Visitors can surf on the Los Naranjos Beach, next to the edge of Tayrona Park in the far north, a place to find good...

Gayraca Bay

Gayraca Bay in Tayrona National Park, in common with many of its neighbouring beaches has very fine grain sand...

San Bernardo del Viento

Lie down on the soft yellow sand and soak up the sun in San Bernardo del Viento, northwest of Lorica. This part of the...
White Beach

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White Beach

The name of White Beach is very appropriate. This point the northern bay of Santa Marta is reached from the beaches of...

Reefs

At The Reefs tourist sector in the Tayrona National Park, you can walk along an eco-trail from the beach at Cañaveral...

Cinto Beach

There are plenty of dreamy places in Tayrona Park. One is Cinto Beach where the clear blue sky is reflected in the...
Capurganá , Colombia travel

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Capurganá

Capurganá, located in the Caribbean, offers picture postcard white sandy landscapes between a small bay and a dense...

Neguanje Bay

Neguanje Bay is in the Tayrona National Park and offers tourists one of the region’s soft sand beaches: Crystal Beach,...

Triganá Bay

Triganá Bay is a great example of the diversity of Chocó; not every beach here has dark sand. The sea in Triganá is...

Pozos Colorados

The Pozos Colorados sector, a few minutes’ drive from Simon Bolivar International Airport, is a set of white sandy...
Punta Huina Beach - A great snorkeling site

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Punta Huina Beach

Punta Huina Beach, half an hour by boat from Bahia Solano, is known for its reddish sand lapped by pristine waves. Here...
Sapzurro, Chocó

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Sapzurro

Sapzurro, a fishing village with a quiet bay full of sailboats, kayaks, and canoes, is located 10 minutes away by boat...

The pool

The Pool is one of the few beaches with calm waters in the Tayrona National Park. The ease with which visitors float on...
Brava beach

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Brava beach

Playa Brava is a nature reserve in the heart of Tayrona National Natural Park, where the contrast between the tropical...
Southwest Bay

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Southwest Bay

Southwest Bay is the ideal place to encounter the tranquility prevailing in Providence. At this beach travelers slowly...

Chengue Beach

Chengue beach in Tayrona National Park is located in an area of ​​tropical dry forest. It has an old salt pan and a...
Enjoy the beaches - Beaches to choose from

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Enjoy the beaches

Stretches of white sand abound In Santa Marta and the surrounding area, perfect for sunbathing. In Tayrona Park, 34...

Bello Horizonte Beach

A very popular area for tourists is the beach of Bello Horizonte, in the west of Santa Marta. This is an area that is...

Bocas de Buritaca

Bocas de Buritaca is a small town located 48 kilometres from Santa Marta. There you can dive into the freshness of...

Mamancana Reserve

Emotions are not lacking in Santa Marta. Mamancana, a reserve of 600 hectares of dry tropical forest located on the...
Cape San Juan de Guía, Santa Marta

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Cape San Juan de Guía

Cape San Juan de Guía in Tayrona National Park, can be reached from the Reef sector on a path through the jungle or...