HOW TO GET TO ISLA FUERTE?
You must fly or get to Monteria and from there take a transport to Lorica, the journey is about 1 hour, then in Lorica you must take a taxi that will take you to Paso Nuevo, which is also another hour away and from there is where the boats heading to Isla Fuerte, the boat trip lasts 20 minutes approx.
Or for greater ease, you can pay for direct private transportation from Montería to Paso Nuevo.
✈️ Flights to Monteria from $150,000 COP each way approx.
🚌 Bus Monteria to Lorica: $15,000 COP
🚕 Taxi Lorica to Paso Nuevo: $100,000 COP (up to 4 people)
🚌 Bus from Lorica to Paso Nuevo: $15,000 COP
🚤 Boat from Paso Nuevo to Isla Fuerte: $30,000 COP per person
🚕 Direct taxi from Monteria to Paso Nuevo: $230,000 COP (up to 4 people)
* Outside the airport you can get buses at cheaper prices.
WHAT TO DO ON STRONG ISLAND?
On this island there are many things to do for all tastes, here is a list:
🏖Meet the Bonga and the Walking Tree, 2 types of beautiful trees that are emblematic of the island.
🏖Go to the La Playita hostel at night, the parties in this place are on another level.
🏖Visit the beaches of San Diego, Punta Arena, La Cebolleta.
🏖Snorkeling, the island is perfect for snorkeling, you can also dive.
🏖 For surfers, this is an amazing place to surf.
🏖Around the island by boat.
🏖 Diving with @islafuertedivecenter
🏖 Snorkeling in Punta Inglés or in the Bubbles.
🏖 Tour the island at night and see the peaks and party of the locals.
🏖Subwing, Wakeboard, Surf, Paddle, Phytoplankton, Sailboat and more ( You can book all of them with @laplayitaislafuerte , whether or not you stay at the hotel).
WHERE TO STAY IN ISLA FUERTE?
LA PLAYITA: A hotel facing the sea with private and shared rooms, restaurant with delicious food, volleyball court, hammocks, dock and more. Reservations at @laplayitaislafuerte