Yacht charter in Colombia

Rent Boats in Colombia

Rent boats in Colombia could be one of the best decisions you could make for your next holiday enjoy an unforgettable holiday here with spectacular locations that you will not find in any other corner of the world . Colombia is located in the northwestern region of South America, and its capital is Bogota. To the east is Venezuela and Brazil, the south, Peru and Ecuador and to the northwest is Panama.

In addition, it is the only country in South America that has coasts in both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. Along the coast there are several islands such as the San Andrés archipelago, Providencia and Santa Catalina. So thanks to this you will enjoy an unforgettable holiday if you decide to rent a boat in Colombia, enjoying stunning places in the sea whilst experiencing great weather conditions.


Colombia has a multicultural population, there are many cultures, personalities and ethnicities, which is mostly the result of the mixture of Europeans, Native South Americans and Africans. That is why there is a unique cultural wealth, due to this clash of cultures and the passage of the different civilizations and conquests that the country has witnessed.


The country also has an impressive geography, as it is crossed by the Andes mountain range and the Amazon plain, and also has a 988,000 km coastline, 658,000km of which are Caribbean and 330,000km are Pacific. The seas also contain gorgeous coral reefs and an amazing array of animals and flora, which gives it a beautiful landscape that you can enjoy if you rent a boat in Colombia.


Ports


In Colombia there are different ports to moor your boat in, choose the ports you want to visit which fit well with places you want to visit. These are some of the most important ports in the country that you can visit when you rent a boat in Colombia.


Puerto Turbo


It is a small marina located in the town of Turbo, its proximity to an airport is convenient, however this one has a limited capacity, with 50 moorings available for boats with a maximum length of 9 meters.


Marina Nene´s


This port was created in 1982 on the island of San Andrés. It is advisable to reserve your mooring in advance. It has 15 moorings for boats up to 21 meters in length, making this port one of the largest in the country.


Club Náutico San Andrés


Located on the island of the same name, it has private moorings with services for all its members, however it is possible to book one of them in advance. It is close to the old town and is one of the largest in the country with more than 20 moorings.


What to see in Colombia


In Colombia you will find lots of interesting places to see during your holidays. And by opting to rent a boat in Colombia you can visit places that you couldn’t with other means. There are so many places to visit and explore, below we tell you some of the places you should visit during your holiday in Colombia.


Visit the town of Cartagena de Indias, one of the country's best tourist destinations. It has some beautiful beaches where you can witness some impressive sunsets from aboard your boat. There are also places to shop and some of the best architecture in the country there. A few of the most important places in the city are Plaza de la Aduana and Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, you don’t want to miss out on Cartagena.


Bogotá is the capital of the country and the most famous Cuban city. There are many places to explore like the Cerro de Montserrat where you can enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the city, or the district of Candelaria, which houses many free museums.


And we can’t forget about the beautiful nature of Colombia. Visit some places like the Salto de Tequendama, located very close to the capital. It is a stunning 127m high waterfall that falls of the edge of a cliff. On the other hand, you can also visit the Valle de Cócora during your yacht charter in Colombia, a vast natural landscape covered in palm trees, or Guatapé, known for its peñol stone, a viewpoint on a rock on which you can enjoy some amazing views.


What to do in Colombia


There is so much to do in Colombia. It has an immensely interesting culture, so during your boat rental holiday in Colombia you can choose between different plans, with total freedom.


Take a trip through the Colombian jungle, one of the most spectacular tropical landscapes in the country. There is a lost city deep in the mountains and was discovered by treasure hunters in 1972. You can also choose to hike through Caño Cristales, a fabulous river canyon surrounded by green forest and mountainous terrain that will give you some unforgettable memories if you decide to hike between its waterfalls and natural pools.


On the other hand, if you are interested in art, Bogota is the place for you. In the capital, there are different museums, such as the Gold Museum of Bogota. In addition, you can see works by Botero, or different archaeological remains.


If you are looking for even more nature during your boat holiday, you can try and find some whales. Additionally, the best way to enjoy whale watching is from your own boat, another great advantage of visiting Colombia on a rented boat from aBoatTime.


And we can’t forget the beaches, on board your rented boat you can enjoy these in a unique way. Relax on the beaches and enjoy the Caribbean Sea like you have always wanted.


Beaches and Coves


Colombia has 1,642 km of coastline in the Caribbean and 2,188km in the Pacific with more than 300 beaches throughout the country. Because of this you can find the perfect coves and beaches for all types of tourism, from big ones to quiet, secluded beaches or to others which surround you with the lively character of the local people where you can enjoy a party or two.


Playa Cinto


A dreamy beach in the Tayrona Park where you will find calm waters, next to golden sand. The perfect place to enjoy some peace and quiet so you can relax and escape the stress.

Playa de Cañaveral


Located in the Tayrona National Natural Park, it is characterized by its abundant vegetation, making it perfect to enjoy nature while renting boats in Colombia.


Playa Del Morro


This beach in the town of Tumaco is one of the most important tourist places in Colombia. In its surroundings you will find good restaurants in which to try the best Colombian food.


Playa Guachalito


A perfect place to enjoy nature and the Pacific, it is also one of the best places to visit in the Gulf of Tribugá, which is also only accessible by boat. Here you can visit mangroves, waterfalls by the sea and bathe in hot springs when you rent a boat in Colombia.


Golfo de Morrosquillo


A perfect place to enjoy good beaches and incredible views. You can find the largest variety of coral reefs in the Caribbean and more than 17 dive sites for shark and turtle species here.


Gastronomy


Rent a boat in Colombia and enjoy a gastronomic diversity that reflects its cultural richness. Popayán is one of the places to taste the tastiest food, which earned it the name of the city of gastronomy by UNESCO.


In Colombian gastronomy, strong flavors and spices dominate the food. Some of the typical dishes that you can try in Colombia are Sancocho, a typical chicken stew cooked in a wood stove with corn and yuca, Ajiaco with chicken, a very popular soup which main ingredient is chicken, yellow potato and corn, usually served with white rice and avocado. You have to try the arepas, one of the most traditional foods in Colombian cuisine, made from corn flour and filled with many ingredients. The tamales are a typical Sunday dish served hot and wrapped in banana leaf and based on corn, vegetables and meats and take hours to prepare and are generally consumed at breakfast. Lastly. we must mention the tray paisa, a typical dish composed of many ingredients, such as white rice, pork, fried egg, minced meat, black pudding, avocado, and red bean.


If you decide to choose to charter a yacht in Colombia you will enjoy a unique experience, full of contrasts and adventures. A perfect opportunity to discover an exotic destination that you will never want to leave. Isn’t it aBoatTime?

One of the great advantages of choosing to rent a boat in Colombia for your next holiday is the climate that you can enjoy. The temperatures are generally high and pleasant.


Average Temperatures:


The average temperature in Colombia are not due to seasons, but to the altitude of the area that you are in. However, the temperature at sea level is around 30 ° C throughout the year.


Hours of Sun


The hours of sun during the high season in Colombia usually rounds 12 hours, so you can enjoy a great day of navigation for several hours on the coast of the country.

How to get there and travel


Plane


There are currently several airlines that offer flights to Colombia from different parts of Europe, America and Asia. The most frequent thing to do is to fly to Bogota and then take a domestic flight to other cities in Colombia.


Bus


There are different buses that can transport you from one area of Colombia to another, as well as those known as "busetas" that cover smaller routes in smaller towns.


Train


Trains in Colombia are also a useful means of transportation, since you can travel from the capital, Bogota, to different parts of the country.

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Why choose aBoatTime?

Divide the cost of the yacht by the number of passengers, and you'll find in most cases, that it's cheaper than an equivalent week long stay in a hotel.
Drop anchor in a quiet cove, and enjoy wonderful evenings and the tranquility of the cove, allowing you to avoid the typical holiday crowds.
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