Discover places of exuberant beauty located in the Upper Guajira, the most northern point of South America. Its fascinating geography keeps magical and unique ecosystems; In the middle of the immense desert rises the Serranía de la Makuira formed by forests with lush vegetation, streams and waterfalls of crystalline water forming one of the beautiful contrasts that gives us the nature. If you want to travel the guajira to all its splendor, this is the ideal plan for you!.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hotel or place of accommodation.|
|DEPARTURE TIME||4:00 – 4:30 am|
|RETURN TIME||5:00 – 7:00 pm|
|LENGTH||4 Days – 3 Nights.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing and sunscreen.|
Items to bring or carry:
- Comfortable shoes
- Two pair of shorts
- Insect Repellent
- A Sweater
- Flash Light
- Three T-shirts
- Personals Toiletries
- A Towel
- An small Backpack
- Toilet Paper
- 1.5 Lts of Water
- if take medicines don’t forget to bring them
- Identification document
Santa Marta • Riohacha • Manaure • Cabo de la Vela
Departure from 4.00 to 4:30 am from your hotel or place of accommodation in tourist vehicle for 3 hours passing through Palomino and Riohacha.
Typical breakfast in Palomino or Riohacha,
Tour for 1 hour and 30 minutes from Riohacha to Uribia, panoramic tour of Uribia.
Drive by car for 20 minutes to Manaure where you will know the process of salt collection and receive a technical talk of the place.
Transfer by car through the desert the Auyama, San Martin or Puerto Bolivar depending on the weather conditions to the Cape of the Sail.
Lunch at Wayuu Inn.
Visit the Sugar Pylon, to enjoy the sea and to make a small walk of 20 minutes (optional).
Visit the lighthouse, to observe a wonderful sunset.
Dinner at Wayuu Inn. Night in hammocks.
Cabo De La Vela • Nazaret
Departure around 7:00 am to 8:00 am at the Wayuu Inn.
Transfer for three hours in a 4 × 4 vehicle to Nazaret passing through the wind park or jepirachi (wind energy generation), bay viewpoint portete, desert of warreo, desert of new port and portete, desert of bay honda and bay sling.
Lunch, free time.
Typical dinner and sleep in comfortable hammocks at Wayuu Inn.
Nazaret • PNN De La Makuira • Punta Gallinas
Visit to the Natural National Park of La Makuira (oasis in the desert), in the middle of the immense desert rises the Serranía de la Makuira formed by forests with lush vegetation, streams and waterfalls of crystalline water forming one of the beautiful contrasts that gives us the nature. This visit is carried out with the assistance of trained Wayuu natives and the service of the environment ministry.
Lunch in Nazareth and then exit for tip chickens.
Visit to: extensive dunes of taroa, dunes beaches of taroa, bay hondita, observe variety of exotic panoramas that offers the high guajira, observe the sunset from the beaches of punta aguja.
Sleeping in Punta Gallinas , in comfortable hammocks.
Punta Gallinas • Uribía • Riohacha • Santa Marta
Boat ride through hondita bay, in this tour we can see migratory birds, pink flamingos, mangroves.
Departure to Uribia where you can take the lunch and return to the Malecon of Riohacha free time to buy handicrafts. Departure from Riohacha at approximately 3:00 pm. Return to the hotel in Santa Marta between 5:00 and 7:00 pm.