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Address: Playa Blanca | agencia, Isla Baru, Colombia
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US$ 35.00*
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Playa Blanca and Baru Island Day Trip from Cartagena
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US$ 29.00*
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Baru and Playa Blanca Transportation and Lunch from Cartagena
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US$ 80.00*
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Full-Day Rosario Islands Including Barú, Cholon and Playa Blanca

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Beautiful beach

The beach at Playa Blanca was quaint and very beautiful. No crowded and very well kept. There a cool breeze and many ways to enjoy the water. Rental of kayaks, floats and paddle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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sydney
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We did a day trip to Playa Blanca with Ocean & Land Tours $50000cop per person. Worst day at the beach ever. The tour agent came to pick us up at the hotel and on!y at that point were we informed there was an additional 15000cop fee per person to cover some sort of pier charge and park entry. The... More 

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Thank ozseeker
Montreal, Canada
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach itself is beautiful with turquoise water and white sand, but there is tons of people going there. Expect to have a lot of people swimming with you and be surrounded by jetskis and motor boats. There is a lot of street vendors and beware of the massage ladies, they just start rubbing you and are very persistent. They... More 

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Thank Shoeaddict2014
Sacramento, California, United States
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186 reviews
142 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful beach about an hour from Cartagena. White sand and crystal blue water. You can jet ski, snorkel or just lay out.

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Thank Margie C
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved playa Blanca, the beach is lovely and the bars are good. Lots of shops and restaurants open and good night life there!

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Thank Kayleigh M
Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been hear before when it was a natural reserve, (10 years ago). But know very disappointed at the lack of caring for this beautiful place and the people that come so far to visit. Sadly to say , do not recommend any body to come, and I will not visit again.

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Thank Colombiannative
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach at Playa Blanca was quaint and very beautiful. No crowded and very well kept. There a cool breeze and many ways to enjoy the water. Rental of kayaks, floats and paddle boards. The waves were gentle flowing into the cove. Lots of fun for a family with children.

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Thank Frank B
Lima
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the positive side the beach offers white sand and crystal clear water. There are some corrals where you can do snorkeling. Very recommended. On weekends and national holidays it can become quite crowded. On the negative side, food and drinks are heavily overpriced and people try to bother you constantly, trying to sell you stuff or offer massages. There... More 

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Thank Stefan V
Volcan, Panama
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't bother to go if you want a quiet beach experience... you will be crammed in to wall to wall beach huts that will overchatge you for renting shade and feeding you. Worse is the non stop barage of beach vendors that resemble sand fleas in their persistent annoyance

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Brussels, Belgium
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65 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting beaches in over 20 countries in Asia, Europe and Latin America, I have never felt so harassed, unwecolmed and conned as in Playa Blanca, Barú, Cartagena. Even before arriving there were groups of men literally throwing themselves onto our car, banging on the doors and hood, trying to makes us stop so they could sell us overpacked and... More 

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Thank nuwandabob
The Meadowlands, New Jersey
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach is not too difficult to reach by chartered boat or car service. There is only one main road accessible to the parking areas, and it is not paved (be prepared for a short climb down to the beach area). The beach itself reminds me of every other coastal beach that line the areas between Cartagena and Santa Marta... More 

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