“SAMOA Boat Trips” – VIP tours to Parque Tayrona
Day Boat Trip Parque Tayrona
Without a doubt, the finest way to experience Tayrona is with a VIP tour on our very own luxury speed boat, Samoa. Leaving Santa Marta’s International Marina at 8.30am and returning around 3.30pm every day you will enjoy between two and four different spot (depending on weather and the preferences of the group), including virgin white sands only accessible by sea and almost always deserted. Names include Chengue, Bonito Gordo, Bahia Concha, Granate, Playa Grande, Inca Inca, Playa Blanca, El Bajo. Samoa and the crew stay with you all day, offering a truly unique and personalised experience. Lunch can be purchased locally at some of the beaches, or we’d be delighted to provide a packed lunch for 25,000 pesos, please ask our staff for menu options and further details
Samoa is equipped with fast and efficient four stroke 115hp Suzuki engines, a music system, complimentary snorkelling gear, US Coastguard-approved life jackets in all sizes and full safety and communication equipment. Our crew are fully qualified and hold a minimum ten years commercial sea experience, crew and passengers are fully insured.
Please contact us for private charter packages for your couple, family or group. Capacity 12 guests, current max eight passengers for Covid security reasons.
Tips and Recommendations
Bring: Sun cream, sun glasses, snorkelling equipment if you would like, water, snacks, a towel. Valuables or electronics in waterproof bags. Please don’t bring too much so that the boat remains comfortable for all. No pets, no smoking, alcohol at the Captain’s discretion. The captain’s word is final on all matters. The International Marina offers toilet and shower facilities as well as a small shop with drinks, snacks and ice.
Group Booking Conditions
Currently due to Covid-19 Samoa has a maximum capacity of eight (instead of the normal 12). We require a minimum of six guests in order for the trip to go ahead. In case we do not fill a trip, you will be offered another date, a full refund, or the possibility to pay the missing guests places and sail with fewer guests aboard. Your credit card details will be required at the time of booking and the trip will be charged in full 72 hours before sailing. After this time cancellation or date changes may not be reimbursed, though we will always try our best to do so. Depending on weather conditions it may not be possible to arrive at Chengue or even Bahia Concha beaches, in this case other beaches will be substituted. In case the trip is cancelled completely a full refund or alternative date will be offered