Volcano of totumo

The Totumo volcano is a volcanic cone full of mud, which is located in the rural area of ​​the municipality of Santa Catalina (Bolívar), in the Caribbean Region of Colombia, called "healing mud", due to its therapeutic qualities characterized by the ingredients it contains such as water, silica, aluminum, magnesium, sulfur, calcium, iron and more minerals. Some visitors report changes in the appearance of their skin, others in their muscles and joints; besides being a very fun activity, This site has a legend that tells that many years ago the volcano was active, causing problems for the community. Therefore, a Catholic priest used holy water to transform the lava from the fiery volcano into what is now known as the miraculous mud.