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Book flights to Buenaventura

Buenaventura is a port city on Colombia's Pacific coast, located at the foot of the Andes mountains. The city itself is on Cascajal Island, but the surrounding area is rural with scattered villages. It's known for being one of the rainiest cities in the world, so be prepared for frequent showers! This rain does make the area lush and green, and there are beautiful beaches nearby. Buenaventura is also an important centre of Afro-Colombian culture, with a rich musical and culinary tradition. You can visit Parques Nacionales Naturales Uramba Bahía Malaga, a national park with rainforests, beaches, and whales.

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Airports near Buenaventura

You have choices when it comes to reaching Buenaventura. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Buenaventura.

Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport

Located in Cali, Colombia, approximately 80 kilometres (50 miles) northeast of Buenaventura. It is the closest international airport to Buenaventura and offers a range of domestic and international flights.


El Dorado International Airport

Situated in Bogotá, Colombia, around 400 kilometres (250 miles) northeast of Buenaventura. It is the busiest airport in Colombia and offers numerous domestic and international flights. While it is not within a reasonable driving distance, you can easily connect to a domestic flight from here to a more local airport near Buenaventura.


Matecaña International Airport

Located in Pereira, Colombia, approximately 300 kilometres (186 miles) northeast of Buenaventura. It is a regional airport that offers domestic flights and can be a connecting point for travellers heading to Buenaventura.


Gustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport

Situated in San Andrés, Colombia, around 600 kilometres (373 miles) northwest of Buenaventura. Although it is not within a reasonable driving distance, it is a popular tourist destination and offers international flights. travellers can connect to a domestic flight from here to a more local airport near Buenaventura.

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Things to do in Buenaventura

With a wide variety of attractions in Buenaventura, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Farallones de Cali National Park

This park protects a mountain range along the Pacific Coast. It offers opportunities for hiking, camping, and wildlife watching. Visitors can spot a variety of birds, monkeys, and even whales during the migration season.

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Juanchaco and Ladrilleros

These neighbouring beach towns are known for their beautiful beaches, Afro-Colombian culture, and fresh seafood. Visitors can relax on the beach, go surfing, or take a boat trip to nearby islands.

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Buenaventura Port

As Colombia's main Pacific port city, Buenaventura offers a fascinating glimpse into the country's maritime industry. Visitors can take a boat tour of the harbour to see the large cargo ships and learn about the city's important role in trade.