Top rated Tourist attractions in Santa Marta

Experience the best that Santa Marta has to offer with our curated list of top-rated places. Sorted by average review scores from venues boasting over 30 reviews, these establishments promise exceptional quality and experiences to elevate your visit in the city. This list contains 55 places from Tourist attraction category.

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El Dorado Nature Reserve
Nature preserve
👍👍 Amazing place with amazing views and nature. You need at minimum a full day to go up and down.
4.90 (122 reviews)
Tourist attraction
👍👍 Excellent beach
4.90 (31 reviews)
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Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
National park
Coastal stretch of palm-fringed beaches backed by lush mountains with ruins of a pre-Hispanic town.
4.70 (23.7K reviews)
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Playa Bello Horizonte
Tourist attraction
👍👍 Nice, clean, calm, crystal water. Not so many people trying to sell you things.
4.70 (5.1K reviews)
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Museo del Oro Tairona - Casa de la Aduana
Free, bilingual museum with 4 galleries & tours featuring the life & artifacts of indigenous people.
4.70 (4.6K reviews)
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Playa Arrecifes, PNN Tayrona
Tourist attraction
😐 It is not suitable for bathing, however the photos are excellent...
4.70 (822 reviews)
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Reserva Natural Mamancana
😠 The place is very nice, however, they charge you a ticket for "ecological", "nature reserve" purposes but the drinks they sell are canned with plastic cigarettes and paper napkins. And the ecological? I would say more consistency in marketing that they want to sell.
4.70 (617 reviews)
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Laberinto Macondo
Tourist attraction
4.70 (256 reviews)
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Playa Arenilla
Tourist attraction
👍 Linda playa y se come unas arepas de huevo en el Palacio de las Arepa increibles.
4.70 (75 reviews)
Tourist attraction
🫤 SAD ... This was my experience in Santa Marta, looking for accommodation in furnished apartments and Argentknls groups have false ads in Mercado Libre and with them they scam tourists who arrive naively to such a beautiful city. SADNESS.... Because no one controls anything and tourists are at the me...
4.70 (41 reviews)
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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino
Tourist attraction
Built in 1608, revolutionary leader Simon Bolivar's final home features a museum & botanical garden.
4.60 (12.3K reviews)
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Bahía de Santa Marta
Tourist attraction
👍 The promenade offers excellent sea views, with lots of small boats and tons of options for rent. The people are friendly as well, though you will have to watch out for touts. There are lots of restaurants and drinking options along the promenade. This place, being a tourist district, is pricey as wo...
4.60 (8.2K reviews)
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Tayrona Park entrance
National park
Hilly national park with Caribbean beaches & ancient ruins known for hiking, camping & horse riding.
4.60 (7.8K reviews)
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Acuario Mundo Marino
Indoor-outdoor aquarium with interactive swimming pools, shark feeding & educational exhibits.
4.60 (4.3K reviews)
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Gaira Beach
Public beach
👍👍 Wonderful place and the sunsets are amazing, safe and clean.
4.60 (4.2K reviews)
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Catedral Basílica de Santa Marta
Catholic church with a bell tower & an interior lined with religious paintings & statues.
4.60 (3.8K reviews)
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Condominio Marino Cabo Tortuga
Tourist attraction
👍👍 Very beautiful although it is a shame that it is private in terms of chairs and huts
4.60 (3.7K reviews)
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Cerro Ziruma
Tourist attraction
Small, tree-covered mountain with hilltop vistas of Santa Marta Bay & Rodadero Beach.
4.60 (3.5K reviews)
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Pozos Colorados Beach
Tourist attraction
👍 Great beach with shallow and warm water that makes it a great place for families. There are many services available there, but it is frequently overcrowded. Another negative are the sometimes rude and overly insistent vendors that can literally form a queue to show you their wares.
4.60 (2.5K reviews)
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Playa Inca Inca
Tourist attraction
👍 Not the best looking beach I've been too, but it was nice, quiet not too crowded. Water was nice to swim in. I took the walk through the hills to reach it and went back along the waterline, a little rocky slippery and wet but well worth it..
4.60 (1.6K reviews)
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