Colombia - Pacific Coast (PDF Chapter)
This is the Pacific Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Colombia guidebook.
There are few destinations as ruggedly spectacular as the Pacific region of Colombia. It is a place where waterfalls pour out of forest-covered bluffs onto spectacular gray-sand beaches, thermal pools lie hidden in dense jungle and tiny indigenous villages cling to the edge of wild rivers.
- linger amid tropical gardens on the gray-sand beaches of Guachalito
- spot humpback whales at Parque Nacional Natural Ensenada de Utría
- surf the Pacific’s 2m waves near El Valle
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Chocó, Bahía Solano & around, El Valle, Parque Nacional Natural (PNN) Ensenada de Utría, Nuquí & around, South Coast, Buenaventura & around, San Cipriano, and Parque Nacional Natural (PNN) Isla Gorgona.
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