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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  • Tayrona could be reached by sea or by land. By land, you need a ticket to purchase ahead ot time. By sea the boats leave from Rodadeo or Santa Marta and are much more enjoyable . . . except when...  more »
  • To all fellow travelers this is a warning to all planing to take a boat ride to playa crystal...please do not under any circumstances take the boat, please go buy bus. Here is why: Do not get...  more »
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