MINCA TOUR SANTA MARTA
Enjoy this Minca Tour in Santa Marta, the ecological capital of Colombia, meet a coffee town with wonderful natural scenery and a very pleasant temperate climate.
Minca Santa Marta is an eco-tourist destination located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, 650 meters above sea level, above all, has a green and thick vegetation unique in Santa Marta, where you will find a unique biodiversity in flora and fauna.
This region is also characterized by many farms producing coffee and cocoa of excellent quality, in addition there are more than 300 species of endemic birds, ecological trails, rivers and waterfalls of crystal clear water, indigenous settlements and much more.
Minca in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is an ideal place for domestic and foreign tourists, is an alternative to enjoy nature and sustainable tourism, you will see that there are several activities what to do in Minca, the area offers a wide variety of activities such as hiking, ecotourism, bird watching, coffee tours, cacao tours, rappel, trekking and canopy tours.
|DEPARTURE PLACE||Hotel or hostel where you are.|
|DEPARTURE TIME||At 7:30 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||At approximately 4:30 PM.|
|TOUR DURATION||Full Day.|
|TOTAL VALUE||The price of the Minca Tour is $50 USD per person.|
|IMPORTANT||If you wish to book this Minca Tour in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, please make a deposit of $50 USD which corresponds to 100% of the total value of the tour.
The Lost City Trek Colombia is an excursion you can do while in Santa Marta.
Please note that this tour is a guided trip and an excursion through trails surrounded by jungle, typical of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Each traveler is responsible for their belongings, Wiwa Tours is not responsible for garments or articles lost during the excursion.
All NATIONAL and FOREIGN travelers who wish to book the Tour to Minca in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, must first present in our office, the COVID-19 Vaccination Card or Certificate before starting the tour.
MINCA TOUR ITINERARY IN SANTA MARTA
Full Day: Minca Tour
The tour starts at 7:30 am from your place of accommodation or from Wiwa Tours main office in Santa Marta. The trip in the 4×4 vehicle takes approximately 1 hour from Santa Marta to the village of Minca.
While in town, travelers can have breakfast and take a city tour in Minca, where they can visit the church and the main commercial activities of this region.
Right after that you will visit El Oído del Mundo, a crystalline water well where you will enjoy a refreshing bath for approximately 20 minutes. From there you will take an ecological hike to the Marinka waterfalls, a spectacular waterfall where you can take pictures and enjoy the water until noon.
The excursion continues until arriving at the Sierra Minca hostel, a lodging and recreation site where tourists have lunch and enjoy the swimming pool and the beautiful natural scenery.
This place of lodging has the well-known movable hammocks, located in the viewpoint of this hostel where you will be able to take the best pictures.
The trip ends at the Los Pinos viewpoint, a point that offers unique panoramic scenery that focuses on the Caribbean Sea and the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, here travelers take good pictures of the destination.
Return to Santa Marta in the 4×4 vehicle to arrive at approximately 4:30 pm.
Note: The itinerary of the Minca Tour may vary depending on weather conditions or means of ground transportation.
Important Information for the Minca Santa Marta Tour
During this tour to Minca, you must be responsible with the environment and nature.
Carry only the essentials in your suitcase, since weight is a determining factor when it comes to ecological treks, make sure you are in good physical condition, avoid drinking alcoholic beverages the day before and try to return all the garbage you generated to Santa Marta.
There is little cell phone signal during the tour, so let your family and friends know that you will only be able to communicate with them once you return from your experience.
What to bring to the Minca Santa Marta Tour
|A small backpack.||Photographic camera.|
|Comfortable clothes for walking.||Sturdy sandals.|
|Walking shoes.||Hat or cap.|
|Biodegradable Cleaning Tools.||Swimsuit.|
|Personal medicines.||Vaccine – Yellow Fever (optional).|
|To reserve this excursion to Minca, a deposit of $50 USD per person is required.|
|The identity document is a fundamental requirement to reserve the Minca Tour, for nationals, a copy of the personal identification card or passport in case of being a foreigner. For the day we go out on the tour, it is not necessary to bring your identity document, at least bring a copy of it.|
|To cancel or modify a confirmed reservation, you must contact us 48 hours before the start of the Tour, during business hours.|
|Once the Minca Tour has started, no refunds of any kind will be made.|