Santa Marta, Colombia -- La Ciudad Perdida (The Lost City). Hidden (literally) in the crevices of northern Colombia’s Santa Marta Sierra Nevada mountain range, La Ciudad Perdida was built by the Tayrona people around 800 AD. Although built approximately 600 years before Machu Picchu, it was “discovered” by looters on the hunt for treasure in 1975 (60 years after Machu Picchu’s “discovery”).

Santa Marta, Colombia -- La Ciudad Perdida (The Lost City). Hidden (literally) in the crevices of northern Colombia’s Santa Marta Sierra Nevada mountain range, La Ciudad Perdida was built by the Tayrona people around 800 AD.

Ciudad Perdida (la ciudad perdida) en Sierra Nevada , es otro sitio interesante que no debe perderse de mantenimiento de los restos del imperio Tayrona . Un lugar donde podrá admirar la impresionante construcción de paredes, balcones, terrazas, puentes y caminos en piedra que se mezclan con la naturaleza en equilibrio perfecto.

La Ciudad Perdida (the lost city) en Sierra Nevada , from the Tayrona Empire. Our Sierra Nevada Gourmet Single Origin Coffee from this region has some exquisite chocolate notes due to this magnificent region's soils.

Pueblos Indígenas Valledupar, Colombia Etnias Indígenas de la Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta en Valledupar, Colombia By Provincia Hostal Valledupar

Indigenous Ethnic Groups in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in Valledupar, Valledupar Provincia, Colombia

Colombia tiene muchos cordillas de motañas, y Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta es una de cordilla de montañas.

The deep jungles of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta are fascinating and full of life. The UNESCO declared this amazing piece of land a biosphere reserve and world heritage site.

Cuidad Perdida, or the lost city, deep in the heart of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in the Coastal Mountains of Colombia. - Credit: Jesse Lewis

Cuidad Perdida, or the lost city, deep in the heart of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in the Coastal Mountains of Colombia.

Thatched Roofs, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia

Thatched Roofs, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia

Hotels in Tayrona National Park, Santa Marta. Book Tayrona National Park hotels online and save with santamarta-hotels-tours.

10 Things to do in Santa Marta, Colombia - After a day of soaking up the sun on Colombia's coast, refresh with a drink on the beach

From scuba diving in Taganga to partying in El Rodadero and trekking in the Sierra Nevada Mountains; we bring you the top things to do in Santa Marta.

Indígenas Arhuacos - Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Santa Marta, Colombia

The Indians of the Sierra Nevada are four unique, related tribes who live on the slopes of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in northern Colombia.

SANTA MARTA, COLOMBIA - Ciudad perdida Tayrona, Sierra nevada Santa Marta, Colombia.

SANTA MARTA, COLOMBIA - Ciudad perdida Tayrona, Sierra nevada Santa Marta, Colombia.

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The beaches at Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona (Colombia). 'Tayrona’s limpid waters heave against a backdrop of jungle that sweeps like a leafy avalanche down from the soaring Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the world’s highest coastal mountain range.

Ciudad Perdida, Sierra Nevada, Colombia

(ancient helipads) The pre-Columbian archaeological site of Ciudad Perdida (Spanish for “Lost City”), located in Sierra Nevada, Colombia, thought to be founded about 800 AD. Photo courtesy taken by Raphael Chay

Download Morning Rise In Sierra Nevada De Santa Marta, Colombia Stock Image - Image: 107903581

Download Morning Rise In Sierra Nevada De Santa Marta, Colombia Stock Image - Image: 107903581

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