Legend has it that a man who lives by the Magdalena River and in order to spy on beautiful women becomes an alligator thanks to a potion. This story is the origin of celebrations that take place in Plato, 270 miles south of Santa Marta: The Alligator Man Festival. In this town you can also see the Alligator Man Park and the monument to this legend.
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Here are activities for everyone here: be seduced by the streets of the oldest city in Colombia, live the emotions of adventure sports and swimming with dolphins, among many others.
- The joy of music
- Good food in the city
- A waterfront stroll
- Contact with marine life
- Dance Night Party to the beat of drums
- A place where Tayrona tradition still lives
- The final resting place of Bolivar
- Sleeping by the sea
- The Caribbean is the setting
- Caution, dangerous waves