Join us around the heart of Santa Marta and see its most important cultural spots. Visit the Route of Murals, a project dedicated to transform Santa Marta’s alleys into an outdoor museum and to recover some streets of the historical center through art and culture. Learn with our guide about urban art and the real importance of this cultural expression to Latin America or Colombia while tasting a refreshing typical juice.
If you are into knowing the cities’ hidden sides, their art sites and cultural characters of a place, this graffiti tour is the right fit for you!
Meet a bolder side of Santa Marta by walking along some of the most important streets of its downtown, and let the local guide explain you how the city is trying to transform and face some of its issues through artistic and cultural projects.
The tour will start at your hotel, where you’ll meet the local guide. From there you will head to downtown and you’ll start walking around streets until getting to the Murals Route in Calle 18, where picturesque pieces of street art paintings will be seen. You’ll get to see some Colombian and Latin American authors. Our expert local guide will explain you firstly how through these paintings, artists or activists have tried to make statements about their perspectives of the country’s reality. The best example is the very same Murals Route due to a remarkable social project which objective is to encourage young locals to participate and express their identity by using urban art and graffiti.
Visit later La Trastienda, a cultural artistic laboratory which creates learning spaces and temporary exhibitions for artists, claiming that new forms of living and treasuring cultural legacy are possible.
Finally, learn about some important authors and their aesthetics, and enjoy a refreshing Colombian typical juice tasting stop, as our guide gives you the last insights and further recommendations of things to do, sites that are worth-visiting and more.
We want you to remember this quick but quite complete tour that will be a perfect bridge for you to keep enjoying Santa Marta.