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Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta National Park



Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta

Ecosystems

Tropical Rainforest, Andean and Sub-Andean forests, moorland and alpine areas

Fauna

This National Park has 44 endemic species. Typical animals are condors, squirrels, birds, deer and otters.

Flora

The Park has typical plants of the Andes.

Ecotourism

Visitors can stay in San Lorenzo and Filo Cartagena where they can sleep in hammocks. Overnight stays in the Lost City (Ciudad Perdida) are permited for two nights.

Location: Magdalena, Guajira, Cesar
Size (in hectares): 383000
Founded: 1977
Altitude: 0 - 5775m
Climate: Tropical - Cold
Temperature: 0 - 27C
Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta