Attractions

Beach in San Andrés

Johnny Cay Natural Regional Park

This protected 4-hectare coral islet sits about 1.5km north of San Andrés Town. It's covered with coconut groves and surrounded by a lovely white-sand beach, which is easily the best in San Andrés. The sunbathing is…
Village in San Andrés

San Luis

Located on the island's east coast, San Luis boasts white-sand beaches and some fine traditional wooden houses. The sea here is good for snorkeling, though conditions can be a little rough. San Luis has no center as…
Island in San Andrés

Haynes Cay

This small, rocky island doesn't offer beaches, but it's an idyllic and wild spot full of iguanas and great for snorkeling. There are a couple of restaurants here and it's a fun day trip for much of the year, though…
Village in San Andrés

La Loma

This small town in the inner part of San Andrés, also known as the Hill, is one of the most traditional places here. It's noted for its old Baptist church, the first established on the island in 1847. Definitely tak…
Beach in San Andrés

Cayo El Acuario

Off the east coast of San Andrés and right next to Haynes Cay, Acuario is a sandbank frequently visited by boat (round trip COP$15,000). The surrounding sea is shallow and calm, and good for snorkeling. If you forge…
Geyser in San Andrés

Hoyo Soplador

At the southern tip of the island, the Hoyo Soplador is a small geyser where sea water spouts into the air (up to 20m at times) through a natural hole in the coral rock. This phenomenon occurs only at certain times,…
Beach in San Andrés

La Piscinita

Also known as West View, and located just south of El Cove, La Piscinita is a good site for snorkeling. It has usually calm water, plenty of fish (which will eat out of your hand) and some facilities, including a re…