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Average waterfall

If you like hiking it’s a good activity to do. We paid for a tour to this and the hammocks. Pretty... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Tom C
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Great waterfall

It s about a 45 mins walk from town. Great spot for a swim don’t be scared it the water seems cold... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Namur, Belgium
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“swimming hole”(2 reviews)
“cold water”(3 reviews)
Minca, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have read other reviews that do not speak highly of the walk to Pozo Azul; however, I found the scenic view during the walk to be beautiful. I suppose it depends what you are looking for. If you are looking for excitement, probably not...More

1  Thank scbest63
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The pozo azul is a natural pool on the local river. It is very useful when the sun hit a lot. Sometimes could be a little bit crowded, so I suggest to avoid it during the week end. It is at a 1hour half from...More

Thank FranciscoSoldano
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were looking forward to a relaxing dip after doing the loop walk to Casa Elemento and Los Pinos, but after arriving agreed it would be better to return to Santa Marta to swim in our hotel pool. The water was crowded,...More

1  Thank RogerC1013
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The walk to get there is long and exausting and is not worth it when you get there. There are more interesting places to visit while in minca

Thank Eugenia C
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Be advised, this attraction can become extremely busy on weekends and holidays. Do not even consider going unless it is during the week because you will not be able to enjoy the natural beauty. The falls are pleasant and the water is refreshing. Too cold...More

3  Thank ttrriippaaddvviissor
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

If you like hiking it’s a good activity to do. We paid for a tour to this and the hammocks. Pretty average waterfall. Nice and cold to cool you off though

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I went on vacation with my boyfriend to meet his family and we wanted to explore around so we decide to rent a vehicle (4x4) and went to this beautiful place. It like a 30 minute walk (felt like 1 hour) but once you reach...More

1  Thank Maria A
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We went on a Sunday when it seemed locals from all around did as well. It was great to be amongst it and feel like the only tourists there. It will take you about a 45-60 minute walk but it’s great when there. Excellent, friendly...More

Thank BackpackingBakers
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We went on a sunday. The hike up is dusty because of all the motors and cars hitting you with sand/dust in your face. Also it continously smells like gasoline because of the traffic. The waterfall itself was a human soup. Very very busy, people...More

Thank Hester E
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

It s about a 45 mins walk from town. Great spot for a swim don’t be scared it the water seems cold it s nice and refreshing.

Thank melchioro
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