Cristal Beach, Santa Marta

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Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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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  • Very nice and pleasant stay at Crystal beach. The water is super clean and you can see many yellow fishes very close to the sand. There are available chairs/umbrella to rent and a small restaurant.  more »
  • Absolutely the best beach in Santa Marta. Beautiful water and reefs to snorkel in. Plenty of fish to see while diving. Had an amazing time there just soaking up the sun and sand. Food was good and...  more »
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