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Playa Cristal, Santa Marta

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Set within a picturesque bay surrounded by mountains, Playa Cristal 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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  • If you want to visit Playa Cristal DO NOT take the rickety launch from Taganga. It is dangerous. This type of transportation would NEVER be considered safe in Europe or the U.S. It is DANGEROUS & a.....  more
    If you want to visit Playa Cristal DO NOT take the rickety launch from Taganga. It is dangerous. This type of transportation would NEVER be considered safe in Europe or the U.S. It is DANGEROUS & a.....  more »
  • From 2OO3to 2OO6 I was a regular at Tayrona and Cristal, really Playa de Los Muertos, was one of two favorites along with La Piscina. Brought my wife here to show a former favorite place only to be....  more
    From 2OO3to 2OO6 I was a regular at Tayrona and Cristal, really Playa de Los Muertos, was one of two favorites along with La Piscina. Brought my wife here to show a former favorite place only to be....  more »

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