Paddle Board Adventure in Palomino River

Palomino, La Guajira 

2 hours

Tour Type





Español, Inglés


What about sailing Palomino River in a different way? In this tour the guide will take you to an area called Caracolí, around Palomino. There you will have a board, a paddle and a life jacket. You will have 45 minutes to enjoy the cold and revitalizing waters of the river and have fun. This is a short worth-doing experience. It challenges you to keep your balance while remembering that you are living Colombia as its best.

What to expect on this paddle board adventure Palomino River tour?

Sierra Nevada of Santa Marta covers areas of La Guajira, Palomino and, of course, Santa Marta. From this stunning mountain ranges, the Palomino River emerges, and it meets the sea. Knowing the importance of this river helps all travelers to enjoy it fully and recognizing its connection with the Sierra Nevada and its surrounding nature.

And there are many ways to enjoy the river while you are in Palomino. One of these is on a paddle board down its calm waters. In this tour, you will be able to do a different plan, something that you will not find easily elsewhere in Colombia. Of course, this plan will be great to do with friends, family. And why not, with people that just like you, are looking for adventure and fun. If you finish this adventure wanting to keep exploring, we’re sure you are going to love our tubing across Palomino River and hiking tour.


The guide will pick you up and in only 10 minutes you will get to the river in an area called Caracolí. Once there the guide will give you the paddle and the board and a life vest. The guide will also give you safety recommendations and a short lesson on how to do it if you are new to it.

You’ll have 45 minutes to wander around the river on your board, as well as maintaining your balance. A gift to stay in present time and place!

Once you finish, you and your guide will go back to Palomino and your hotel, and memories of a fun sport will remain forever.


  • An experience to be fully in nature
  • Enjoy the Palomino River on a paddle board
  • A short lesson on paddle board
  • A memorable and unique experience in La Guajira


  • Gran Colombia Tours guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off by motorbike
  • Paddle board
  • Life jacket
  • All risk insurance
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Extra purchases 

Know before you book

  • Pick-up and drop-off by motorbike are necessary
  • keep in mind that as the tour takes place in a rural region, local guides may not be completely bilingual

Tour's Location

Palomino, La Guajira 



Member Since 2023

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