Best Things To Do in San Andres, Colombia

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at San Andres.

San Andres may not be as popular as other cities in Colombia, but don’t let that fool you. San Andres is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Cartagena. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at San Andres.

If you have plans to visit Colombia and are not sure if San Andres should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in San Andres and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in San Andres

Here is the list of things to do in San Andres and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Blue Deep

    Hotel, Food And Drinks, Disco, Leisure

    Address: Av New ball, San Andrés Town, Sunrise Beach Hotel

    If you love dancing and enjoying then this is the place for you. It is one of the biggest disco and with splendid music like, salsa and reggae ton which provides the soundtrack for a decent mix of locals and tourists, all stumbling about after too many frothy rum punches. The disco is in the hotel sunrise which has a good infrastructure. Large r...Read more
  2. Extasis

    Address: Av Colón, San Andrés Town, Hotel Sol Caribe, San Andrés

    One of the best clubs on the island with TV screens and comfortable lounge chairs (if you prefer to sit back, relax or look after your friends’ belongings). Don’t worry about the cover charge, you will get it back considering the price of their cocktails. 
  3. La Loma

    Address: San Andres, Bolivar, Colombia

    Found in the central part of the island, this small town is one of the most traditional spots on San Andrés. The island’s first Baptist church was built here in 1847. The church was rebuilt in 1896, mainly with pine from Alabama. 
  4. Johnny Cay

    Address: San Andres Island, Colombia

    Considered by many to be the highlight of the island, this tiny coral islet is surrounded by a white-sand beach and sheltered by coconut groves. It’s a great place to sunbathe, but make sure you’re a good swimmer as currents are strong.
  5. Miss Celia Oneill Taste

    Address: Av Colombia San Andrés Town

    If you want to taste traditional food like stewed crab, stewed fish and rundown, look no further than this colorful restaurant/home with a big patio and garden. Opposite Club Nautico, it is easy to find. Phone Number :- 316 690 0074
  6. Cueva De Morgan

    Address: Colón # 2, San Andrés, Archipelago of San Andrés 880001, Colombia

    Apparently the Welsh pirate Henry Morgan buried some his treasure here. Even though the 120m long cave is filled with water and you can’t see much, the allure of the riches assumed to be beneath the water makes it a fascinating trip. Phone Number :- +57 8 5128800
  7. San Luis

    Address: Avenida Circunvalar Sound Bay No. 71 - 27, San Andres Island, Colombia

    San Luis has white-sand beaches and gorgeous traditional wooden houses. It is also a great place to snorkel but it can get a little bit rough. Located on a less developed part of the island, it is a great alternative to the town.
  8. Hoyo Soplador

    Address: San Andres, Bolivar, Colombia

    Hoyo Soplador is a small geyser where sea water spews out into the air (as high as 20m) through a natural hole in the rock. You can only see the phenomenon when the winds and tides are right. 
  9. Edificio Villa del Mar Punta Hansa local 2, San Andres Island, San Andres Island, Córdoba, Bolívar, Colombia