Sanctuary of Flamingos Tour

Palomino, La Guajira 

6 hours

Tour Type





Español, Inglés


Immerse yourself in an experience like no other: meet the flamingos in their Sanctuary and sail around a salty lagoon. These animals come to this place to feed themselves with shrimp on a salty lagoon. In this tour we will take you to the Sanctuary and explain you the reason why this place is becoming important and how to take care of its fauna, especially the flamingos. You will be able to see them near you. You will also enjoy a typical lunch in Playa de Camarones.

What to expect on this Sanctuary of Flamingos tour?

We know that some travelers would want to try things that you usually don’t find everywhere. If you are one of those: this is for you! In this tour you will get to meet the amazing flamingos in their sanctuary and discover a different place of the Caribbean region of Colombia. If you’re interested in getting closer to beautiful animals, you might like our seasonal tour of whale watching in the Colombian Pacific Coast.


First, our guide will pick you up and take you to a salty lagoon in which the flamingos are. Once there, the guide explains the importance of this park to the community, the fauna and the whole country.

Afterwards, you will take the boat to the salty lagoon to see the flamingos. They get there to feed with shrimp. So, you will follow all the guide’s recommendations and you will be free to kayak around the lagoon to see the flamingos in action.

Once you finish the tour around there. You will enjoy a typical lunch in Playa de Camarones (shrimps’ beach) and you will relax and enjoy the place.

And finally,after an experience like no other, you will get back to your hotel.


  • Discovering the Sanctuary of Flamingos
  • Sailing around a lagoon to be near the flamingos
  • Being surrounded by the Caribbean nature
  • An authentic and new natural experience


  • Gran Colombia Tours guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entry to the Sanctuary of Flamingos
  • Boat transportation
  • Traditional lunch
  • All risk insurance
  • Breakfast
  • Extra purchases 

Know before you book

  • Keep in mind this tour does not offer vegan options
  • 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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