Playa Taroa

Top choice in La Guajira Peninsula

This exceptional and extremely remote beach at the very northern tip of the South American continent is La Guajira's highlight. Massive sand dunes drop off dramatically into the Caribbean, forming an ethereal landscape that's a pleasure to slide down and swim at.

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Nearby La Guajira Peninsula attractions

1. Bahía Hondita

2.65 MILES

This gorgeous bay has several islands, to which boat trips are often made on tours. A large colony of flamingos also calls the shallow waters of this…