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Playa Blanca

Santa Marta, Colombia
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Rodadero Aquarium and Playa Blanca Day Trip from Santa Marta
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“nice beach” (34 reviews)
“white sand” (17 reviews)
“boat taxi” (3 reviews)
Santa Marta, Colombia
+57 319 4868455
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Reviewed yesterday

Go to el rodadero. Once at the Rodadero walk toward the right end (facing the water to the right) at the end you will see some colorful small boats. Some guys wll approach you while walking and its fine $15,000 pesos roundtrip (US$5) , the...More

Thank Stina_traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you get to the beach it feels terrible because they harass you all kinds of crap like chairs, things to eat, umbrellas... But if you pass that first impression and walk towards the right side of the beach then it's really nice, specially if...More

Thank Isabel_Alo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach is clean and is a really good place to visit. The people from the restaurants are really nice and help you with all you need.

Thank andrewray439
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Expected much more, high prices, not clean and the guys there take you as much money as they can out of your pocket.

Thank cinquecentist
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The beach is easily accessible via boat from Rodadero. It was nice but very busy with locals. There are lots of sellers and semi shack like shade spots. There is a cool zip wires across the beach which looked like fun. The sand isn't white...More

Thank April K
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This beach is an ok day trip we took in the Rodadero area of Santa Marta. You board water taxis and go around the point on about a fifteen minute boat ride to the Aquario Rodadero (Aquarium) and Plya Blanca, or White Beach. Compared to...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

It is really nice and warm water. It is advisable that you as a tourist claim always a receipt when you buy a return ticket even if they say that it’s ok, because when you return to El Rodadero they ask for the ticket. Once...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The short journey by boat to this beach allows for some nice views. The beach itself on our visit was overcrowded with families & a little overbearing if you want to spend some time for relaxation. The restaurants had too many insects flying around to...More

Thank Amee v
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Playa Blanca Santa marta (english versión) Ok, this is my first opinion in english, i hope you like it. This is one of my favourite beach in Colombia, because it has a beautiful clear wáter and White sand wich makes a perfect day for me,...More

Thank Moisés G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A nice beach if you get the sun with lots of food on offer and lovely water to swim in, but an absolute tourist trap and even off season felt overcrowded.

Thank Andrew M
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