Set sail for Tayrona aboard a 17-meter (56-foot) yacht with this excursion. Your bilingual captain, Luis, will take you and a small group of up to 25 passengers to the coastal park. Once in the park, you will have time to swim, snorkel, sunbathe, or hang out on the beach, and return to Santa Marta in the late afternoon.
Spend a day exploring the Minca area with this guided, small-group tour from Santa Marta. You'll visit a waterfall that's considered sacred by local Indigenous people, learn about bamboo building, and spend time at coffee and cocoa farms. You'll even get the chance to make your own cacao bar.
Be at Marina of Santa Marta 930 am. Say boat SONATA @ Gate. We depart 10 am. CANT wait past 9:50 am Sonata is a 58ft cutter rigged ketch built in 1979 in Taipei, Taiwan with 26 capacity. We will motor up wind to Bahia Concha in Tayrona Park passing at a distance by Taganga, Playa Grande, Aguja Island. At Bahia Concha we`ll anchor. Our auxiliary boat will take you to the beach or you can swim to it. You can snorkel, SUP board & sunbathe. WATER ACTIVITIES ONLY IN DESIGNATED AREAS. Lunch and 1 drink will be provided per person ON BOARD approximately 1 hour after arrival. 3:30pm everyone should be on board again to sail back wind permitting. Back at Marina by 5pm where you can enjoy the Sunset.
If weather restrictions by maritime authorities we visit nearby bays. NO REFUND if Maritime Authorities restrict navigation to Tayrona Park. FULL REFUND if ALL navigation is restricted.
Keep in mind tayrona park closes Feb 1-15 June 1-15 Oct 19-Nov 2. During these date we will visit nearby bays
We have guides from the region instructed by SENA, with years of experience. Trained to provide cultural, historical and anthropological information on indigenous communities and the area.
We work hand in hand with indigenous and peasant communities. We are committed to supporting the development of the region through contributions that contribute to a better quality of life for the locals.
Tour the many sights and attractions in the historical center of Santa Marta with this private guided tour. Walk through the oldest parts of the city with your licensed tour guide as you learn about its history and heritage. Between visiting the Tayrona Gold Museum, Malecon, and other attractions, enjoy samples of local fruits and juices.
Discover the beaches of Tayrona National Natural Park with ease on this private tour from Santa Marta. Travel from your hotel with your licensed tour guide to Tayrona National Park on Colombia’s Caribbean coast. Hike through the forest to see the wild waves of Arrecifes beach and then onto Cabo San Juan Del Guia where you can swim, relax, and admire the view.
Hike to Tayrona National Park's Cabo San Juan Beach with a local guide with this tour, which includes round-trip transportation from Santa Marta, Taganga, Rodadero, Pozos Colorados, and Bello Horizonte. The hike takes two hours each way and while it can be challenging, your local guide will make it more fun by telling you all about the flora and fauna in the area as you walk.
Minca is a small village located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta at 700m above sea level, populated by coffee, cocoa and honey producers. Located in one of the richest environments or habitat of Colombia. It has several rivers that run through its territory, full of waterfalls and cold water coming down from the mountains, so we invite you to enjoy unique landscapes in a charming place.
The pristine waters of the Caribbean beaches in Santa Marta are a must-see while in Colombia. In this full-day tour you will enjoy a relaxing experience getting to know some of the best beaches in Santa Marta. Lay under the shade of the palm trees, have a traditional lunch made by locals, swim in crystal-blue waters and many more things
Visit major landmarks around the city of Santa Marta and learn about its extensive history with this private guided tour. Walk through the city’s Old Town to the Tayrona Gold Museum and the site of Simon Bolivar’s death, Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, for guided tours of both. Take a drive out of the historic center to visit the small bayside town of Taganga.
Discover the jungles, waterfalls, and town of Minca on this full-day adventure from Santa Marta. Join a small group and pedal along mixed terrains with the aid of your electric bicycle. Follow tree-covered paths to waterfalls, where you can enjoy a refreshing dip, and then see the main highlights of Minca. End the day with a visit to a coffee and cocoa farm to learn about the production.
Private tour to Cabo San Juan in Tayrona National Park. We can customize the itinerary according to your preferences. You will receive all the attention exclusively for you. With private transportation and a bilingual guide. Enjoy your day in paradise, we take care of everything else!
Hike through the jungle and mountains of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta National Natural Park in search of the Lost City on this 4-day guided tour. Travel by 4-wheel drive into the mountains and spend your time hiking to the remains of this ancient sacred place of the Tayrona people. Relax along the way with swimming in natural pools beneath waterfalls. This small-group tour is only for travelers with a moderate level of physical fitness.
Discover the first bay of Tayrona National Natural Park, Granate, and enjoy plenty of downtime on this private sailing trip from Santa Marta: you will swim, snorkel, relax, sunbath, paddle, have fun drinking and chatting with your friends or family, jump from the boat, and sailing back to Santa Marta enjoying a beautiful sunset.
If you are lucky, you may fish or see dolphins but anyway you will enjoy the unique landscape Santa Marta and Tayrona Park offer us.
The Captain reserves the right to change bays if the weather does not allow reaching that bay.
It's also worth mentioning that we have a large bathing platform at the stern that allows you easy and direct access to the sea.
We have fridge and full of beverages on board (soda, beers, wine, Rum, ...) which are available (we'll comunicate you the list with the prices the day before the trip). You can also take your own drinks with you on board.
Explore the jungle of Santa Marta, Colombia by quad and follow trails and tracks you wouldn’t manage to travel on by car or on foot. See the lush vegetation and exotic plants, and spot wild animals and birds as you ride through the trees. Find waterfalls and climb mountains, then stop for a yoga class next to a river that runs right through the rainforest.
A must for all chocoholics. Visit an authentic cocoa farm and plantation, and learn how dark and milk chocolate is made from bean to bar in a unique chocolate workshop on-site. See panoramic views of the Colombian rainforest and hills from the organic farm’s 3200 ft elevation. Explore the local area, and see the nearby Marinka Waterfalls, where you can swim and relax.
Come enjoy an adventure by bike and discover the charm of the historic center. Immerse yourself in its unique theme while we walk together through the historic streets, the emblematic parks and the brand new median of the city. Get ready to enjoy the rich Samaria culture while we pedal. This experience is completely different, because it is about doing it on a bike!
During our tour, we will reveal to you the impressive transformation that our city has undergone in recent years. In addition, we will provide you with valuable recommendations to make the most of your stay here. Are you looking for where to find the typical food of the city? Ask us about the delicious "EL CAYEYE", the quintessential local breakfast! We'll also guide you to the best spots and walk along the waterfront. You won't miss any special events or vibrant music taking place in the city during your visit.
And that's not all! There are many other surprises along the way.
In this tour you will be able to enjoy beautiful landscapes, in addition to seeing more than 30 species of birds, including some endemic to the region, the guide is a biologist specialized in bird tourism, who makes this a learning experience about our birds, such as his scientific name, its common name and its name in English, remember that if you do not have binoculars, we will supply them
Explore the ancient lost city of Perdida on this epic 3-night tour. Trek through the jungle and mountains of Colombia, seeing some of the most lush landscapes and dramatic scenery anywhere in South America. Follow your guide through the wilderness down trails and tracks and gain special access to the Ciudad Perdida archaeological zone.
Trekking through the jungle to Colombia's Lost City (Ciudad Perdida) can be challenging for even experienced hikers. Journey in confidence on this small group guided tour (limited to 12 people) that takes you on an adventure—hiking for four days across varied terrain and through striking scenery—to a 9th-century indigenous archaeological site. Includes round-trip transportation from Santa Marta, accommodation, meals, and entrance fees.
After driving for about an hour through magnificent scenery and breathtaking views we arrive at Minca. Once there, we will start our hike to Marinka Waterfalls. Huge trees, ageless rocky creeks, and birds chirping make the hike to the waterfalls stunningly pleasant and enjoyable. After hiking for about one hour we arrive at Marinka Waterfalls, and it is time to relax and enjoy the Sierra Nevada refreshing waters. We can stay here for an hour and a half or less, depending on your preferences. Once you decided to return, we will hike through the same road back to Minca, where the driver will be waiting for us to take you to your hotel.
This is just the perfect option for those who wish to add an experience to their travel to Santa Marta.