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Punta Gallinas, Uribia

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Wildlife Area Nature / Park
Explore the arid Punta Gallinas, the northernmost point of both Colombia and South America. The desert landscape abounds with rolling dunes and sparse vegetation, adding to the sense of remoteness felt at the end of the continent. Travel to the area is not straightforward; you can either take a long, uncomfortable, but authentic trip on public transport, or visit with a tour company. Tours include conveniences, such as meals and traditional hammock accommodation. To visit Punta Gallinas and other attractions in Uribia, use our Uribia vacation generator.
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  • That was a great stay in Punta Gallinas. I recommend to get there booking only the transportation and eventually the accommodation, and then visit the places at your own rhythm by moto, that you can a...  more »
  • Breathtaking landscapes, you can see beautiful sunsets, beaches, desert and dunes. These dunes are really amazing and a must-see place, I loved it. In addidtion, you can interact with the indigenous a...  more »
  • This is the northern part of South America and the landscapes you'll find are unique, specially the Taroa Dunas; it's a long trip on the Guajira desert but it definitely worth it. Regarding the "hotel...  more »