Cristal Beach, Santa Marta

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Set within a picturesque bay surrounded by mountains, Cristal Beach draws visitors with its white sand and crystal clear waters. Snorkel near the colorful coral reefs and explore the local marine life, or engage in water sports. You can also taste some delicious seafood or take a boat trip to the small fishing village of Taganga. The beach is part of the Tayrona National Natural Park, which charges foreigners an entrance fee. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Santa Marta fast, fun, and easy.
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  • This is a public beach, check the prices before going there, take into account that there are not luxurious restaurants.. The sea and the space is great.  more »
  • Departure by boat (for rent) from the Marina of Santa Marta (1:00), with music and beer on board. Typical Caribbean Beach, with excellent water temperature (although not as hot as in Punta Cana, Cuba or Jamaica. There are some restaurants where you can have lunch, but the fish have a lesser quality. In the zone is the best for swimming.
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  • It is one of the excellent beaches that have the tayrona Park, to walk and relax in December goes much tourists, still is good.
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