La Guajira Travel Guide

Incredible scenery in La Guajira

La Guajira is a beautiful wilderness surrounded by of Sea, Sand, coal, salt and cactus, with a temperature between 24 and 34 degrees Celsius, it is a paradise that delights its visitors with landscapes unimaginable and a culture latent. This land communities wayuu and guajiros is a melting pot of cultures that have managed to adapt to the harsh conditions of the desertthe Sea and wind. The tourists that is venture this desert must be prepared to scroll through long roads where the landscape invites meditation and reflection. At this location you can enjoy breathtaking pristine beaches, lagoons covers of pink flamingos, indigenous villages and salt mines that flaunt of his ancient culture.


A destination where you can live the Wayuu culture, One of the ethnic groups Colombia which better retain their ancestral traditions desde su vestuario, creencias religiosas e incluso lenguaje autóctono denominado «wayuunaiki», aunque en su mayoría hablan también español. La Wayuu culture live in simple dwellings called villages, usually grouped in large communities and their rituals revolve around the dreams reflecting past and future.

Spend a holiday in La GuajiraIs living a season between reality and fantasy, in a place where many stories as hammocks, backpacks and other woven beautiful crafts made by hand that are a living symbol tradition which it is preserved.

What to do in La Guajira?

Being in this beautiful destination You can not miss a magical place by their landscapes, The salt of Manaure and Uribia, capital indigenous of Colombia. Enjoy the Pilon de Azucar, feeling the touch of her golden sand, surrounded by the deep blue sea in place that evokes emotions. Other key attractions are the Flamingos and spectacular nests built with clay reaching heights of up to 60 cm .; Mating occurs in March and Brooding, according to the fishermen of the region in April and May.

Another one of the favorite destination for the tourists ES Palomino, Which features lush vegetation. In addition, its wide variety of water sources as Palomino River and the San Salvador River, They have become a favorite destination for «mochileros». Here it is possible to perform activities such as Kayak, Surf and tubbing (Activity that involves launching into a tire down the river). Additional to this is a place with a variety of Hostels, cultural festivals with the best music bands of Colombia.

La Guajira It is a totally surreal, famous destination for its gastronomy around seafood such as lobster, seafood, saws, lobsters, snails and toyo sharks. Dare to live with us an unforgettable experience between the tradition, culture and the fantasy of La Guajira a destination unmissable for domestic and foreign.

Marvel at the fantasy of the desert and the Colombian Caribbean.

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