Cristal Beach, Santa Marta

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#1 of 8 in Beaches in Santa Marta
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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  • Visited Playa Cristal and another beach and it was very avarage. Stayed a bit too long, they forgot to pick us up at the hostel at first, didn't give any information etc. The beaches were nice but...  more »
  • The beach is very nice and highly recommended for snorkelling. It is a bit too busy for my liking. Expect choppy waters on the way there with relatively small boats. Our pilot was excellent and...  more »
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