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Santa Marta is located in one of the most beautiful corners of the Caribbean, around 1000 km from the capital of Colombia. This paradise gives the visitors the guarantee of peace, adventure and diversion counting on modern and luxury hotels, beautiful cabins and small villas, with the smell of the tropics in front of the sea in the area of Bello Horizonte, Pozos Colorados and El Rodadero.
TAYRONA NATIONAL PARK
34 km from Santa Marta, considered one of the most important ecological reserves in Colombia and the world. There are 15.000h of natural beauty with camping, ecohousing which are accommodations that preserve the Indian tradition. Virgin beaches where the ecotourism lives and you get to know the local indigenes.
The most important for the remaining indigenes, discovered in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta en 1976 by a group of archeologists form the Colombia Institute of Anthropology led by Gilberto Cadavid and nearly restored. Archaeological investigations at the site seem to indicate that the city was founded around 800 AD and suddenly abandoned between 1550 and 1600 AD. It is located 950m above sea level with more than 250 terraces. There you will find reconstructed ruins of the village including samples of architecture and stone engineering such as aqueducts, walkways, bridges, and stairs. The Indian communities of the Kogi, Archuaca, Sankáy, and Kankuama can be found there.
OTHER SPECTACULAR SITES
Even more, the zone of Tayrona National Park, Bello Horizante, Pozos Colorados and Rodadero, you may enjoy the marvelous beaches of Bahía Concha, Neguanje, Playa Cristal, Cinto, Arrecifes, Chengue amongst others. Also, there are an infinite number of farms filled with fruit trees surrounded by rivers and natural waterfalls. Rooms are available for tourists who are looking for peace and quiet along with natural beauty.
In Santa Marta you can find multiple sites to dive, where you can enjoy the wonderful underwater world which is still virgin and not totally discovered.
The dive sites have a great variety, depths from 10 to 40m, currents, wrecks,
caves, caverns and walls. In the Tayrona National Park you can find some species of corals, which only exist here. The water temperature has a range from 21° C ( Dec - March ) and 27° the rest of the year. The visibility range is from 8 to 50m depending on the water temperature.