To get the best experience in Northern Colombia you need to book one of our local friendly tour guides. They will be able to show you around, make you feel like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites or visit places off the beaten track and discover new experiences, then our Guides4me guide is there to make it happen.
David is 27 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English & Spanish.
He has been in the tourism industry for since 2019. In his free time, David enjoys drawing, playing musical instruments and rollerblading. He is also a bit of a foodie and enjoys tasting excellent food. In his free time he loves to explore and travel, learning about different cultures along the way. For a young, vibrant and friendly guide with experience and a love for food, then David can assure you an unforgettable experience in Colombia.
Total cost for the guide services of David for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 25 Paypal plus USD 50 in cash to David after his services. This makes a total of USD 75.
This excludes transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs. Also there may be an additional fee as David needs to travel to this city as he is normally based in Medellin. You will be advised at the time of the booking, if this applies.
David can also arrange transport for you as he now owns a Renault Kwid outsider, model 2022 car. So for an extra charge he can arrange this for you along with any airport pick up or drop off.
“David was friendly and professional. From the first moment we made contact he treated me like a friend, helped me with accommodation and transport. So I was already impressed even before I arrived in Colombia. I felt totally safe with him. I would definitely recommend him for anyone coming to Colombia. ” – Paul, USA.
Santa Marta is a city on the Caribbean Sea in the north of Colombia. A busy port and prominent tourist destination. Founded in 1525, it was one of the first Spanish settlements in Colombia. It’s the gateway for trips into the Tayrona National Natural Park, and for treks to the Lost City.
La Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino
La Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino was built in the 17th century. It is famous for being the death place of Simón Bolívar in 1830.
Tayrona National Park
The park is a large protected area which covers the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. It’s known for its palm shaded coves, coastal lagoons, rainforest and rich biodiversity. At its heart is the Pueblito ruins. These are an archaeological site accessed via forest trails, with structures built by the Tayrona civilization.
Ciudad Perdida, Spanish for “Lost City.” The Lost City is a true archaeological marvel and one of the most prominent and important historical sites in Colombia. The only way to get there is by trekking but it is worth it as it is stunning.
Whatever you choose to do in Santa Marta, it will be a unique and memorable experience of a lifetime, with a Guides4me guide, who will look after you and by the end of the trip you’ve made a best friend.
A map of local hotels with discounts up to 60%
The Cheapest Flights to Santa Marta (SMR), per month