Santa Marta 
Full Day (1 day)
Minimum passengers
4 passengers
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Nikwali - Tour the Don Diego River Doing Tubing


Nikwali is a plan for those who love nature and mountain adventure.
  • One day will be enough to enjoy a gentle trek, visiting the sacred lake and traditional indigenous architecture.
  • Walk on the beautiful white sand beaches on the banks of the Don Diego River, surrounded by wet forest vegetation full of medicinal plants.
  • Descend in a float down the quiet Don Diego River and then enjoy a boat ride to the point where the river meets the Sea.
  • If you are lucky and there is clear sky, it is possible to see the snowy peaks.

Departure place

  • Santa Marta: Pick up in accommodation.
  • Always in the center of the city and prior coordination with the operator.
  • For places outside those limits, you must coordinate with the Operator the feasibility of your pick-up or meeting point or additional cost.


Day 1
Descend into Tubing through the Don Diego River
  • 6:00 am - Departure from your accommodation to the Vereda Perico Aguao ', where you will have a typical breakfast in the area.
  • Ecological walk for 30 minutes.
  • Visit to "La posa sagrada" where you can enjoy a refreshing swim.
  • Tour of approximately 2 hours, through an ecological trail (varied trail), accompanied by a local guide, who will tell you all about the flora and fauna of the place.
  • During this tour you can see some Arhuacas houses, one of the four ethnic groups that inhabit the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
  • Arrival to the Don Dieguito River, descent along the river for approximately 20 minutes to the Don Diego River (you can swim in both rivers).
  • Descent in floats down the Don Diego River, for about 1 hour, to the village of Don Diego.
  • Typical lunch
  • Float descent for 45 minutes to the mouth of the river in the sea, observing various species of fauna and flora that inhabit the place such as: Coot monkeys, turtles, birds and vegetation of the Sierra Nevada among others.
  • Return by boat along the river until you reach Don Diego again where the car will be to return to the hotel.
  • End of service


  • Ground transportation round trip.
  • Floats
  • Local guide.
  • Boat trip.
  • Travel insurance and medical assistance.
  • Food: Breakfast, lunch and snacks.

Not included

  • Alcoholic drinks.
  • Extra services
  • Gifts, souvenirs.
  • Tips for service (optional, voluntary).


  • Bird watching (included)
  • Hike, trekking (included)


  • It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and sunscreen.
  • The tours and activities carried out by this operator require a good physical condition, provide the necessary security.
  • Any material loss or accident is under the responsibility of the client.
  • Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather issues and / or any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary.
  • Any cancellation of the service for the indicated reasons, does not apply return.
  • In this case, the Operator could carry out a contingency plan with an alternative tour.
  • The Itinerary may vary at the discretion of the operator, always to ensure the safety of the traveler and the best development of the service in its entirety.
  • If you decide to withdraw before the end of the service, there will be no refund for it.
  • If you bring or buy snacks during the tours, preferably light (dry fruits, cookies and water).
  • If you do not attend the service day, it will be considered as "Done" without any Claims, Delays or Returns.
  • The seats in the transfer mobility are not reserved, they are taken according to the order of arrival.


Privado (propio del Operador)
  • The included transportation includes the pick up from the place of accommodation to the place of the tour and its respective return.


$ 88.54 per person
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