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Tips to visit Barranquilla

Get ready to dance!

Barranquilla is known as the 'Capital of Joy' and its energetic spirit is reflected in its vibrant dance culture. Make sure to experience the lively rhythms of salsa and cumbia, and join in on the fun! Feel the music and let loose on the dance floor!

Immerse yourself in Carnival magic

If you're planning to visit Barranquilla, try to coincide your trip with the world-famous Carnival de Barranquilla, one of the most colorful and exuberant carnivals in the world. Marvel at the stunning parades, dazzling costumes, and electrifying music that take over the city during this festive season. Don't forget your camera to capture the unforgettable moments!

Explore the flavors of the Caribbean

Barranquilla is located on Colombia's Caribbean coast, which means it offers a delectable array of delicious seafood and exotic fruits. Indulge in mouthwatering dishes like arroz con coco (coconut rice), ceviche, and fried plantains. Don't miss the opportunity to savor the unique and flavorful cuisine this region has to offer!

Discover the historical charm

Take a stroll through Barranquilla's historic center and discover its colonial architecture and charming streets. Visit the colorful Iglesia de San Nicolás, explore the Museo del Caribe to learn about the city's history and cultural heritage, and experience the local markets for a taste of everyday life in Barranquilla. Don't forget to interact with the friendly locals and immerse yourself in the city's warm atmosphere.

Enjoy the beaches and sunsets

Barranquilla is blessed with beautiful beaches along the Caribbean Sea. Take some time to unwind and enjoy the sun, sand, and crystal-clear waters. Relax in the beachside resorts, try water sports like snorkeling or paddleboarding, and witness breathtaking sunsets that paint the sky with brilliant colors. Make the most of your stay by indulging in the tranquil beach atmosphere and taking in the natural beauty of Barranquilla.