Guided tour

From Cartagena: Day Trip to Playa Blanca with Lunch

From Cartagena: Day Trip to Playa Blanca with Lunch

From US$ 33.83 per person

Escape the hustle and bustle of Cartagena and spend the day relaxing in the crystal-clear waters of one of Colombia's most beautiful beaches.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Your hotel, hostel, or AirBnB within the city walls of Cartagena.

Experience

Highlights
  • Savor a delicious local lunch
  • Admire one of the most beautiful beaches in Colombia
  • Relax on the paradise white sand beach of Baru Island
Full description
Enjoy a paradisiacal day relaxing on the white sand beach of Baru Island's aptly-named Playa Blanca. After getting picked up from your hotel in Cartagena, take a 1-hour journey in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan to Baru. Learn more about local life in both the city and the island towns from your local driver. Once in Baru, take a quick, idyllic stroll along the beach to reach where you will spend the day. Make the most of all the facilities the place has to offer, including sundecks to relax on the beach or snorkel equipment if you wish to take a dip in the beach's crystal-clear waters. In the afternoon, savor a delicious lunch with several options including vegetarian and meat dishes washed down with local juices. Head back to the beach after lunch to relax for another few hours before beginning the journey back to Cartagena in the evening.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off within the city walls
  • Lunch
  • Sun chair, bathroom facilities, lockers
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Towels
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Towel
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • This tour requires approximately five minutes of walking along the beach in order to arrive at your location.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 59 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.2/5
  • Transportation
    3.7/5
  • Value for money
    4/5

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We really liked it, it was better than we expected. The loungers they include are very simple, but for $ 60,000 COP we rented some super comfortable beds at the foot of the beach and much better than a lounge chair. The included lunch seemed super complete and delicious. And the most important thing is that the beach was supposed to be full of people but we were in an area called Playa Tranquila and that part of the beach was only for those of us who were going on this tour. So we were able to perfectly enjoy the beach just for ourselves.

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October 19, 2021

Nice trip to Baru island, the place with sun chairs and the lunch were located a bit from the big crowd, pretty good food and drinks. Jose is English speaking and a great guide . Had breakfast a little bit further up the beach for 10 000 COP ( ham omelette with 2 pieces of toast ) that included a cup of coffee Expect a long time for the return trip… took over 2h for us.

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July 28, 2021

Spectacular!!! The beach is beautiful. The area where you are located is perfect to rest and immerse yourself in the sea as many times as you want. The service they specify is fully fulfilled. I felt like a queen the whole time it lasted. If there are delays it does not depend on them. There are people who forget that they have to be ready when it is time to be picked up. Delicious restaurant food. I received a welcome cocktail. Fruits. And lunch. Pay for an additional towel and shower service (water in a container to remove the salt). I had my bed with a roof. Cozy Thousands of sellers will approach you. But a kind "no thanks" is enough. I felt HAPPY all the time. I had not enjoyed my Caribbean Sea for so long. Playa Blanca and its waters are beautiful.

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March 30, 2021

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