Punta Gallinas, the most northern destination in South America, is one of the places in Colombia that you should know. In this blog, we want to tell you the best time to go to Punta Gallinas, so you can make your tour reservations and flights in advance.
Climate in Punta Gallinas
Gallinas is located in La Guajira province, the driest area in Colombia; its
average temperature is between 22 ° C and 40 ° C. Terrestrial ecosystems
predominate in this area of the country: desert and dry forest.
Best time to go to Punta Gallinas
being a desert area, there is a period of rainfall that occurs in the months of
October and November. Some tourists choose to go at this time, since they
prefer a cooler climate; however, when the day is cloudy, the landscapes and
sunsets cannot be appreciated in the same way.
from December to February and from June to July is when there are more visitors
in the area, so if you want to go in a quieter time, you can visit this
spectacular tourist destination in the months of March, May, August and
What do you need to know before going to Punta Gallinas?
Tourism Legal Agency
have chosen the date to go, research online the opinions of the agencies that offer
the tour to Punta Gallinas; compare prices and benefits.
illegal transport, fatal accidents have already occurred to those tourists who
want to save some pesos but lose their lives instead.
to soap, shampoo and other personal hygiene items, it is advisable to bring
sunscreen, repellent, towel.
forget to go with comfortable clothes, sneakers, sandals and a backpack only
with what is necessary for the days of the tour.
time to go to Punta Gallinas will depend on what you like; whether you prefer
to go in a cooler time to avoid the heat of the Guajira desert … or doing
during high season to meet more people … or maybe if you prefer to go at a
quiet time of the year.