The Colombian pacific coast is a many-colored paradise full of gorgeous, exotic beaches where you can enjoy the calming sound of ocean waves rolling up the shore and admire the area’s breathtaking views. Here there is a unique contrast between the beaches’ dark sand and the thick green foliage. The spirited rhythms of Currulaomusic captivate visitors with its instruments such as Marimbade Chontas, Cununos, and Tamboras (two types of drums) that reflect the area’s African heritage.
Jungle, corals, mangroves and diverse animal life come together in one place to offer you an unforgettable experience in nature. Depending on the time of year, tourists can find migratory bird species, turtles, monkeys, colorful frogs, dolphins, sharks, shoals of different fishes and even majestic humpback whales among other wildlife. Additionally, Pacific cuisine blends ocean flavors with the region’s traditional cooking practices to create plates and delicacies that will delight your taste buds.
Cali is the largest city of this region, famous for its different rhythms and dances that give it the name of world capital of Salsa music, being a modern city where you can find a diverse offer of experiences having also a variety of comfortable hotels for all budgets and luxury details. In the rural areas of this region (especially in the coast) you will find a great conservation level of the ecosystems, having lodging options from basic cabins to special ecolodges where you can enjoy the astonishing pristine nature without sacrificing comfort.