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Port of Entry
01°47.901'N, 078°46.844'W Chart icon.png
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Tumaco is a port city and municipality in the Nariño Department, Colombia, by the Pacific Ocean. It is located on the southwestern corner of Colombia, near the border with Ecuador, and enjoys of hot tropical climate. Tumaco is inhabited, 203,971 people, mainly by Afro-Colombians and some indigenous people.


See Colombia.


Give local weather conditions or refer to another page (a region or island group) that covers these conditions.

Sources for Weather forecasts:


See Colombia.


Isla del Morro/wiki/Tumaco#Isla_del_MorroIsland icon Isla del Morro [[Tumaco#Isla del Morro|Isla del Morro]] 01°49.007'N, 078°44.511'W


Note: When you reach Contact point/wiki/Tumaco#Contact_pointBuoy icon Contact point [[Tumaco#Contact point|Contact point]] 01°51.8′N, 78°46.15′W hail Guardacosta on VHF channel 16. Do not proceed until they give you clearance and instructions for anchoring.

Also see Cruiser's Nets


The channel approaching the anchorage is well marked by buoys. Caution: It is very shallow outside the channel.


Tumaco is a port of entry/exit for Colombia. For details see Entrance: Colombia.


The port is the second most important Pacific port behind Buenaventura but ides not receive yachts.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs



Isla del Morro Anchorage

Isla del Morro Anchorage/wiki/Tumaco#Isla_del_Morro_Anchorage
Anchorage icon Isla del Morro Anchorage [[Tumaco#Isla del Morro Anchorage|Isla del Morro Anchorage]] 01°49.239'N, 078°43.115'W
Anchor in about 10 m depth. You can use the pier for the dinghy.




Give the names and locations of supermarkets, grocery stores, bakeries, etc.

Store name1/wiki/Tumaco#.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EStore_name1.3C.2Fspan.3EProvisions icon Store name1 [[Tumaco#Store name1|Store name1]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, location, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.

Eating out

Give the name of recommended restaurants, tavernas, pastry stores, etc.

  • Location1
Name/wiki/Tumaco#.27.27.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EName.3C.2Fspan.3E.27.27Eatingout icon Name [[Tumaco#Name|Name]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.




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Places to Visit

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Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


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See Colombia.


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