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Dirty beach

he dirtiest beach we have ever seen. We went purely to kayak and even the sea was full of floating... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2017
Abi H
via mobile
Pleasant Sunday on a clean beach

We stayed in Santa Marta. Taganga seemed way too noisy - many restaurants and bars with loud... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2017
Jocelyn S
Magliano Sabina, Italy
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Oct 20, 2017
“Dirty beach”
Feb 19, 2017
“Pleasant Sunday on a clean beach”
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

he dirtiest beach we have ever seen. We went purely to kayak and even the sea was full of floating rubbish. The sand was full of litter and this was added to by more rubbish being washed in with the waves. We couldn't get away...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Abi H
Reviewed February 19, 2017

We stayed in Santa Marta. Taganga seemed way too noisy - many restaurants and bars with loud music. Arr Sunday by taxi COP 10,000 from Santa Marta; there are also buses (cheaper). Got there around 1100 and found a shade shelter with chairs right in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Jocelyn S
Reviewed August 28, 2016

An easy 10 minute bus ride from Santa Marta, this is good for a couple of hours of relaxation, especially after the main beach in Santa Marta. There are also boats that take people further around the bays. There are also plenty of restuarants and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank WCOB
Reviewed June 15, 2016

The main beach of Taganaga is really terrible, full of garbage and boats. Don't go there! Don't stay neither, is dangerous, you can be robbed easily. Most of hostels have built a wall around their properties because they don't trust police. Taganga has changed a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Tagangas main beach, just catch a bus ride in Sta Marta, will take you right there. The entire beachfront is completely full of trashh, stinks and is all.in all horrible and not worth the visit! Just many, many boats and people trying to sell you...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Robert_Nis
Reviewed December 1, 2014

Just 20 minutes by bus from Santa Marta. Calle Ferrocarril and Calle 17 is where you can pick up the bus. They run all the time. It will say "Taganga" on the front of the bus (1400 Colombian pesos.). The bus will leave you off...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank JCarollo1966
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