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Playa Blanca and Baru Island Day Trip from Cartagena
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Baru and Playa Blanca Transportation and Lunch from Cartagena
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Full-Day Rosario Islands Including Barú, Cholon and Playa Blanca
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“white sand” (34 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Isla Baru, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 556 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The beach is amazing, but the banana boats and the guys who rent the jet ski drive dangereously close to the swimmers, it was very annoying and difficult to enjoy the beauty of the place.

Thank 54Lina
Reviewed 1 week ago

like colombian people say: this is a playa estupenda, we like a lot the sea is super clean and full of fishes

Thank jhonatanmendoza317
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this beach after seeing videos of a lonely lovely place. IT'S A LIE! This place is HORRIBLE. No exaggeration. Maybe on a weekday it's better. But on Saturday, here is what we found: Taxi 85-100K EACH way Road to beach is a...More

Thank ryan61562
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just don't go there. It's crowded. Extremely touristic. No space to lie down. All natural shady spaces are blocked by restaurants and hostels which sell artificially created shadow with shelters for an enourmous amount of money. Restaurants and hotels only leave about 2 meters of...More

4  Thank rickdO4365UI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you chose to go to Playa Blanca you will hear a lot of mix reviews on the place. Based on what you can deal with will determine how much you're able to enjoy it. We decided to take a private car to Playa Blanca...More

Thank Dayna F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not visit playa blanca, really not worth the money! Te beach is crowded by restaurants and you have to pay for everything, even shadow! The included "meal" from our tour was horrible, old fish and no drinks. You don't even find space to lie...More

2  Thank Nicole T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beach is lovely but overcrowded with people trying to sell you stuff and they don't leave you in peace.... we stayed on the quiet part but it just looks like the hagglers have taking over. Prob too many businesses trying to do food and sell...More

Thank gerryc19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, read how many negative reviews there are. My first mistake as they are true. We drove there and immediately when we arrived at the Playa Blanca entrance, which was not even our destination, a group of 25 guys standing on the road...More

3  Thank JBclimber24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A superb beach totally wasted with cheap tourist restaurants, hundreds of vendors constantly trying to sell you the stupidest things. Not a single shadow spot for free. When you try to swim, all types of jet skis come swooping around, literally centimeters away, with their...More

Thank fgerves
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Baru many years ago and there is nothing left! Since the island can be reached by car, the tourism got crazy, nothing is regulated. There is little sand since all is cover by umbrellas and chairs. The water doesn't have that beautiful...More

Thank naya58
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Megan I
10 April 2017|
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Response from Guilherme S | Reviewed this property |
The staff from the boat offered to us! Were around 25000 pesos.
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20 September 2016|
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Response from obert1979 | Reviewed this property |
Travelling from the main harbour in Cartagena is the fastest way to get to the island, and only slightly more expensive than the road option (if I remember correctly). The boats seem to go every half our, so just pitch up... More
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