Playa Blanca, Isla Baru

1.7
#1 of 26 in Parks in Cartagena District
Beach · Nature / Park
Sun, snorkel, or simply relax at Playa Blanca, where turquoise waters, soft white sand, and lush coastal foliage attract scores of tourists and day-trippers. Kick back at one of the local beach bars with a bite to eat or a drink; alternatively, try buying some fresh oysters from the vendors who frequent the sandy stretch. Afterwards, grab your snorkeling gear and explore the underwater environment of coral and fish. However, be sure to keep an eye out for the jellyfish that frequent the area. For Playa Blanca and beyond, use our Isla Baru trip itinerary tool to get the most from your Isla Baru vacation.
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  • this is one of the most beautiful places in the world, the sand is really white and the ocean is blue, few people, nice restaurants. 4o minutes from Cartagena, Islas del rosario  more »
  • Every time that I visit I make sure to go to playa blanca! The cost of the excursion is about $20-$25 and it includes a very good meal! it is a very close and nice get away spot away from...  more »
  • The ocean was rough when we were there and the beach vendors were everywhere but the experience was still good. I would recommend spending an afternoon here but nothing more. The water is beautiful...  more »

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