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Sun and beach tourism

Sun and beach tourism
  • Colombia boasts 1,800 miles of coastline on two oceans.
  • There are around 300 beaches throughout the country, among them some of the most renowned are:
    1. San Andres and Providencia, lapped by the sea of seven colours that invite you to rest and are ideal for water sports.
    2. Providencia, 56 miles from San Andres, is an unrivalled beach with a rich variety of ecosystems, declared a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
    3. Santa Marta and the Tayrona National Park, among the top 20 destinations to visit in 2012 as recognized by the NatGeo Traveller magazine.
    4. Islas del Rosario, Baru and San Bernardo are three islands with white sands close to Cartagena.
    5. Ladrilleros, Juanchaco and other beaches on the pacific coast, bordered by the virgin Choco rainforest.