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Best trails in Santa Marta

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Looking for a great trail near Santa Marta, Magdalena? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Santa Marta ranging from 4.2 to 11.2 miles and from 72 to 2,627 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Santa Marta
Top trails (7)
#1 - Ciudad Perdida
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
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Length: 16.6 mi • Est. 8 h 37 m
The Ciudad Perdida (Lost City) Trail is 14.5 miles each way with a fair amount of up and down climbing, and by law, can only be done while accompanied by a guide (about $350). The final 4 miles to theShow more
#2 - A Cabo de San Juan de Guia Cape
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
A Cabo de San Juan de Guia Cape is a 3.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levelShow more
#3 - Pozo Azul via Minca
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Pozo Azul via Minca is a 4.2 mile out and back trail located near Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hikingShow more
#4 - Calabazo to Pueblito to Arecife
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
Calabazo to Pueblito to Arecife is a 6.8 mile point-to-point trail located near Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as difficult and is primarily used for hikShow more
#5 - Tayrona National Park Trail
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
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Length: 8.8 mi • Est. 4 h 49 m
Tayrona National Park Trail is a 8.8 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The Show more
#6 - Posada San Rafael Arrecifes Beach
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 12 m
Hike from the Posada San Rafael to the beach of Arrecifes in the National Park Tayrona. Walk from the Posada San Rafael to the beach of Arrecifes in the Tayrona National Natural Park. This walk has anShow more
#7 - Quebrada Valencia
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Quebrada Valencia is a 2.3 mile out and back trail located near Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia that features a waterfall. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking and Show more