Guided tour

Santa Marta: Guided Walking Food Experience

Santa Marta: Guided Walking Food Experience

From US$ 34.79 per person

Take a delicious tasting tour through the city of Santa Marta. You'll travel with a local guide who will show you the best of the beautiful Bahia de America, as you taste your way around town.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


The experience
  • Explore the public market of Santa Marta
  • Admire the Catedral de Santa Marta
  • Wander through Bahia de Santa Marta
  • See the Parque de Los Novios
  • Visit the best barista coffee shop in the area
Full description
Your tour starts at the local market of Santa Marta, where together with the wonderful locals you will learn how to cook an arepa, and will also try the traditional fish rice of the Caribbean coast of Colombia. You'll then encounter exotic local fruits as well as the delicious yuca con suero. Following that, travel around some of the most important historical places in the city such as Bahia de Santa Marta, Bahia, the Catedral de Santa Marta, Parque de Los Novios, Santa Marta Colombia, and the Public Market. This stage of the tour will teach you about the culture of the samarios, as well as the history of the oldest city in South America, the point where the Spanish first arrived. Along the way you will interact with the locals and will also stop at the best places to try more food. These stops will include shrimp cocktails, various fruit juices, and coffee from local baristas. At the conclusion of your tour, you'll try a traditional fruit dessert from the moms of the bahia.
  • Food samples
  • Barista-made coffee
  • Shrimp cocktail
  • Liza rice
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Fresh fruit
  • Dessert
  • Beer or alcoholic beverages
  • Water bottles
  • Transportation to the meeting point
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Please meet at the entrance of the San Francisco church in Santa Marta. or in case you are a group and you staying close to the historichal centre please write us and with time we can organize pick you up at your place whatsapp +573146321325

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Water

Know before you go

  • If you have heavy problems in general with food, please inform your guides in advance
  • This tour will take place rain or shine (in the event of rain, bring an umbrella with you)
  • Don't eat too much before the tour
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Product ID: 358185