Day Hike to Double Waterfall in Minca
Discover the enchanting town of Minca with our guided tour, designed to provide an unforgettable experience surrounded by nature. Guests will be picked up promptly in the morning from their Santa Marta accommodations, and our expert driver will navigate the scenic 45-minute journey to Minca. Throughout the day, you’ll enjoy a variety of activities, from hiking to a double waterfall to exploring local establishments in Minca town.
1. Morning Pick-Up
Start your day with convenience as our driver picks you up from your Santa Marta accommodation within city limits. Expect a comfortable journey to Minca.
2. Welcome in Minca
Upon arrival in Minca, you’ll be warmly welcomed by our co-hosts, Gabriel or Andres. Indulge in a delightful introduction with local coffee, setting the tone for an immersive experience.
3. Scenic Hike
Embark on a 1-1.5 hour hike suitable for all levels. Our destination is a mesmerizing double waterfall, offering the perfect spot for a refreshing swim. Feel free to enjoy snacks and beverages from a nearby eatery.
4. Exploration in Minca Town
After descending from the hike, explore the charm of Minca town. Options include visiting a gelateria, bar, or the captivating Casa Loma Hostel. Take in stunning views of the mountains, city, and sea while savoring a beverage or vegetarian meal.
5. Return to Santa Marta
As the day winds down, our journey back to Santa Marta begins. Feel free to choose your preferred spot to enjoy the sunset, concluding the day on a tranquil note.
– Lunch Recommendations
While lunch is not included, we provide suggestions for the best local restaurants based on your taste preferences. Your culinary experience is customizable to ensure satisfaction.
– Flexible Tour Duration
The standard tour duration is until 3-4 pm, but we often extend it based on your preferences. We prioritize your enjoyment throughout the day.
– Water Clarity Note
The color of the water at the double waterfall may vary based on the season’s rainfall. Less rain results in clear water, while more rain may darken the water.
– Payment Consideration
In Minca, cash is sometimes the preferred method of payment. Please keep this in mind and plan accordingly for a seamless experience.