Tayrona National Park, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Tayrona National Park, Colombia? If you're planning to go to Tayrona National Park, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Tayrona National Park, Colombia

Based on the climate and weather in Tayrona National Park, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Tayrona National Park, Colombia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tayrona National Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Tayrona National Park, Colombia by month

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January

January in this region is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

If you vacation in Tayrona National Park during February, you might see that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

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March

Traveling to Tayrona National Park in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

If you visit Tayrona National Park during April, you may see that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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May

Traveling to Tayrona National Park in May, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

June in Tayrona National Park is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Tayrona National Park is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

In August, Tayrona National Park is really hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Tayrona National Park, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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September

Traveling to Tayrona National Park in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Tayrona National Park in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Tayrona National Park in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you go to Tayrona National Park in December, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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Activities for Tayrona National Park, Colombia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Tayrona National Park.

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