From Santa Marta you must take transportation to one of two entries to the park:
El Zaíno is the main entrance and it is located 32 km from Santa Marta in the direction of Riohacha on the main highway called “troncal del Caribe”. The estimated duration of the trip is 45 minutes in a private vehicle . From this entry you can reach Cañaveral, Arrecifes, Cabo de San Juan de Guía and Pueblito.
Palangana is located on kilometer 5 on the same road from where you can reach Neguanje, Gaycara and Playa del Muerto “playa cristal”. This area is only for day visits since it has no accommodation for night stays.
Pueblito can also be reached through vereda Calabazo on kilometer 20 of the main highway called “troncal del Caribe” in the direction of Riohacha.