9 days in Providencia Island & San Andres Island Itinerary

9 days in Providencia Island & San Andres Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cartagena
+2
Fly + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 15 min
1
Providencia Island
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 45 min
2
San Andres Island
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Cartagena

2
nights
Providencia Island

Providencia Island ©
Although part of Colombia, the small, isolated Providencia Island retains its Caribbean culture and English-Creole language.
On the 19th (Thu), don't miss a visit to The Peak Forestry Reserve and then explore the striking landscape of McBean Lagoon National Natural Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Almond Bay, head off the coast to Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo, and then visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse Providence.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Providencia Island tour builder website.

Cartagena to Providencia Island is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to San Andres Island.

Things to do in Providencia Island

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo ©
Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo
McBean Lagoon National Natural Park ©
McBean Lagoon National Natural Park
The Peak Forestry Reserve ©
The Peak Forestry Reserve

6
nights
San Andres Island

San Andres Island ©
The coral San Andres Island boasts a rich colonial history, exotic beaches, and a laidback, tropical lifestyle.
San Andres Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Cayo El Acuario, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Primera Iglesia Bautista, Head underground at Morgan's Cave, and explore the gorgeous colors at West View.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Andres Island online travel planner.

Ride a ferry from Providencia Island to San Andres Island in 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in San Andres Island can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Andres Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Cayo El Acuario ©
Cayo El Acuario
Morgan's Cave ©
Morgan's Cave
Johnny Cay ©
Johnny Cay

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