Bird Watching in Baru

Visit Cartagena's Premier Destination for Bird Lovers, Baru Bird Sanctuary

Get a magical glimpse of Colombia’s rich biodiversity and natural beauty with an epic excursion to Cartagena’s world class bird sanctuary. Home to 135 different species of birds, this paradise for nature lovers in Baru is an un-missable day trip for visitors of all ages.

  • This Is What We Love

    • Seeing so many of Colombia’s different bird species in one special setting. A true bird-watchers’ paradise
    • Visiting the stunning island of Baru for something other than the beach
    • The perfect chance to connect with wildlife and feel at one with nature. The bird sanctuary’s tranquil dry-forest setting offers refuge from the hustle and bustle of the city
    • Leaving the handheld devices back at the hotel and getting re-connected with all the family

     

  • What's Included

    • Pick-up from the hotel to the national park and bird sanctuary
    • Entrance to the Barú Bird Sanctuary
    • A traditional lunch at Playa Blanca
    • Return transport from the park to hotel
  • Who Will Enjoy It

    Bird watching fanatics, families and nature lovers

  • What to Bring

    • Sunblock
    • A hat and comfortable footwear
    • Camera
    • Notebook and pen
    • Binoculars
  • Make Tour Private

    This is a shared experience. We can arrange small private tours for an extra cost. If you would like a private experience, please tick the checkbox during checkout. All of our private tours start from your house / hotel.

    If you’re travelling solo but don’t want to pay extra for a private tour? Let us know your preferred dates and we’ll see what we can do to get you involved with another group. Email us on: tours@ticartagena

  • The Details

    Days: Mon-Sun: 09:00-17:00

    Duration: 3 hrs

    $50 per person ?

    Phone Number: +57 318 516 7767

    Rating: TIC Rating

    Rating: Trip Advisor

  • The Lowdown

    Bird Watching in Baru

    From exotic parrots and hummingbirds, to the majestic condor and a flock of pink flamingos, this natural reserve is a holiday-calling for enthusiastic birders, families or any nature loving traveller looking to go off the well-trodden beach trail.

    We'll make you feel like a real Indiana Jones by picking you up from your hotel to cruise through Baru island in style.

    Then you'll take off on a gentle, hour-long hour walk through Baru’s dry-forest, while your transport awaits to take you back to civilisation afterwards. 

     

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