The oldest city in South America is filled with a
magic hard to describe, its unique architectural
heritage, beautiful scenery and great cultural
heritage, make this natural paradise an ideal
destination to enjoy, learn and remember.
SANTA MARTA BAY
This is a sample of the beauty of Santa Marta, the median, identified years ago
as Paseo de Bastidas, site places a limit on the city front? When Majestic
Caribbean Sea. This ridge lets see beautiful afternoon as the sun sets on the
beautiful bay of Santa Marta. Also you can see the Morro, which is a natural
landmark that has always been linked to the history of the city.
Beaches, mangroves, coral reefs and jungle landscapes are
part of decorating the Tayrona Park, one of the biggest
attractions that Santa Marta.
It's a favorite of divers visiting the Caribbean is ideal for relaxing and snorkeling
for its beautiful and tranquil bay and besides being the starting point to visit
nearby beaches almost untouched.
Located fifteen minutes from the Rodadero maritime travel, white sand
beach and crystal clear waters, where besides enjoying bathing in the
sea is variety of food and beverage kiosks next to the beach.
Is the tourism sector where the largest number of top hotels in the city
becoming the most visited by tourists, besides the beach offers
accommodation sites and also offers a variety of restaurants, bars and
Tourism sector where the hotels of higher category of
town, quiet and safe beaches with excellent scenery.
BANK OF THE REPUBLIC MUSEUM, OLD CUSTOMS HOUSE
Located in the city of Santa Marta, The Customs House, (also known as the Gold
Museum, Casa Simón Bolívar, Tayrona Museum) is a regional museum houses the Museum
del Oro, which is part of the Bank of the Republic of Colombia . This museum gives visitors
a glimpse of the jewelry and culture of the ancient inhabitants of the Sierra Nevada.
The Customs House is the first building to be built in America,  in
1531, has survived standing after fires and earthquakes.
CATHEDRAL OF SANTA MARTA
Was the first in Latin America and its construction began in 1765. Its
construction lasted for English pirates, French and Dutch continually besieged the
city, which destroyed more than 20 times. una de las más importantes de
Latinoamérica, y es también un fresco refugio cuando el calor aprieta en el
Santa Marta, the oldest city in South America, has a
unique heritage, beautiful beaches in Tayrona Park
and Taganga, a complex network of ecosystems in the
Sierra Nevada which is unique in the world and you
can not miss. Santa Marta, its bay and its surroundings
are full of magic.
THE SIERRA NEVADA
Is a magical destination at the confluence of the wisdom of nature and
the indigenous. Each step is a meeting inside with a unique beauty and
exuberance in the world. It is the highest elevation near the
sea, independent of the Andes mountain range.
CREATIVE: ELENA ISABEL MELGAREJO
APPRENTICE SENA ADMINISTRATIVE
ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, REGIONAL
SANTA MARTA, COLOMBIA