Playa Blanca, Santa Marta

(2.9/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
Kick back and soak in a tropical paradise at Playa Blanca. The crescent-shaped, palm-lined beach invites you to stretch out on its white sand, snorkel in the waters, or get active with an array of water sports. Thatched roofed huts provide necessary shade, and local vendors offer everything from handicrafts to snacks and cocktails. You can hike to this isolated beach, but the easiest and most popular way of getting here is on a boat ride from El Rodadero beach. Expect crowds during the mornings and over the weekends; by contrast, the atmosphere is much more private in the afternoons and during weekdays. Use our Santa Marta holiday planner to visit Playa Blanca on your trip to Santa Marta, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Not is nothing of the other world a ride very expensive for what offer them spirits are expensive and without stamp by which doubt of its provenance and try of swindle always to the tourist charging of more
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  • Bonita Beach, snorkeling can be, and is a quiet, expensive but good although poorly served food.
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  • Cold water:). Fish was old and made us sick. Its cute to go and take s picture , but that's it. There is not much to do. You csn pay for banana ride as an activity :)