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Historic Santa Marta Walking Tour

Excursion

Free

Duration
4 hrs 30 mins
Season
Available all year
Min. number
0 travellers
Booking code
INCL-SMR1

Explore Santa Marta, the oldest colonial city in South America, on this guided walking tour.
  • Explore the historic centre of Santa Marta with your knowledgeable guide.

  • Visit the Gold Museum and learn about the rich history of South America’s oldest colonial city.

  • Visit Parque de Los Novios, Parque Bolívar and the beautiful cathedral of Santa Marta.


After a coach transfer, your tour of Santa Marta’s historic centre begins at the picturesque Malecón. Drink in the views before continuing to the lively Parque de los Novios, lovers' park. In Parque Bolívar, you can enjoy the tranquillity, before we stop to admire the 17th-century cathedral, Colombia’s oldest church. 

You’ll then visit the beautifully restored Gold Museum. Located in one of the city’s oldest colonial buildings, the museum exhibits an array of fascinating gold and pottery treasures.  

Practical information

  • Included: One bottle of water per person. 

  • Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Sunscreen, a sunhat and sunglasses are recommended.. 

  • Walking or Activity information: Involves moderate physical activity on relatively level surfaces and gentle terrain, including some high kerbs, cobblestones and sand. Approx. 3 hours of walking (1.6 miles). 

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes 

  • Language availability: English 

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