La Guajira, the place that combines desert and sea

Tour to Alta Guajira Colombia - Magic Tour Colombia

La Guajira in Colombia gives you the opportunity to discover a destination full of breathtaking landscapes, vibrant indigenous culture, authentic experiences and a unique connection with nature. If you are looking for an adventure out of the ordinary and want to immerse yourself in the cultural and natural richness of Colombia, La Guajira is a place you should definitely consider exploring.

How to get to La Guajira?

From Bogota you can fly to Riohacha. There are a variety of airlines with which you could travel. Travel time is approximately 2 hours. If you are close to the Caribbean Coast you can choose the option of public transportation from some points such as: Santa Marta, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Palomino among others. The duration of the trip can be between 2 to 5 hours depending on where you are. To get to Alta Guajira, the most recommended is to take a tour, which includes transportation in 4×4, as well as accomodation and food.

What to do in La Guajira?

La Guajira has a great variety of places to visit where you will find a lot of nature. You will also learn about the Wayuu culture and enjoy magical sunsets. Some places you can visit are:

Punta Gallinas is a destination you must visit if you are going to be in La Guajira. In this beautiful place the desert and the sea meet. Full of culture and unforgettable landscapes, it is impossible to miss it.

Visit the salt flats of Manaure. In this place you can observe the ponds where salt is extracted and processed in an artisanal way, a place to learn new things and be amazed by everything you find.
In Cabo de la Vela you can enjoy the beautiful views. There you can appreciate beautiful sunsets and the contrast of the blue sea and the white sand make this place a dream that you must fulfill.

Camarones is a small town in La Guajira full of exuberant nature, where you can go bird watching, find different species and enjoy the Wayuu culture.

Recommendations for the tour

Wear comfortable clothes and sports shoes suitable for walking.Sun block lotion

Insect repellent


Bathing suit

Cash money

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