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Merida

The adventure-sports capital of Venezuela, progressive Mérida is an affluent Andean city with a youthful energy and a spectacular mountain position. Active visitors will be spoiled for choice, with myriad options for hiking, canyoning, rafting, mountain biking and Mérida’s specialty: paragliding. The city is also the major jumping-off point for wildlife-viewing trips to Los Llanos and lightning-viewing trips in Catatumbo.

Things to do in Merida

 

Merida’s Cable Car

Venezuela’s must do also known as Mukumbari and iconic engineering marvel, it is the highest and second longest cable car system of the world with a 12.5 kilometers journey in total…

 

Paramo tour

Visit one of the most interesting ecosystems found in the highlands of South America in this full day excursion that features Sierra Nevada and Sierra de La Culata National Parks, Andean villages, hiking and so much more…

 

Canyoning

There is no better way to appreciate the beauty of the canyons of Sierra Nevada National Park than walking, sliding, rolling and absailing down waterfalls equipped with the best ropes, harnesses and wetsuits. The primitive, Andean river canyons possess a beauty and mystique that make canyoning here an unforgettable experience for fans of both nature and adrenaline. Come join us in this half a day tour which does not give you any chance to get bored in Merida…

 

Paragliding

Merida offers some of the most spectacular paragliding in the world and the rush of soaring over the Andes like a Condor is just amazing…

 

Pan de Azucar Trek

Join one of the most interesting treks of the Venezuelan Andes mountains in Sierra de La Culata National Park surrounded by crystalline creeks, waterfalls, a lagoon and a glacial moraine with stunning views of Maracaibo Lake and snow covered peaks until you reach Pan de Azucar peak with nearly 4600 meters high, one of the highest peaks of Venezuela…

 

Los Nevados

Join an authentic adventure by horse to this secluded Andes Village of only 150 inhabitants at 2400m high after riding the tallest and largest Cable Car System of the World.
Enjoy the silence, the tranquility of the Andean life surrounded by the highest peaks of Venezuela in this 2 days adventure…

 

Catatumbo Lightning

Witness one of the most interesting atmospheric phenomenon that occurs only over the mouth of the Catatumbo River in Maracaibo Lake especially between April to November.
The Catatumbo Delta, with its wildlife, tropical forest and the largest lake in South America, stilt villages and the incredible Catatumbo lightning, is an absolute must while travelling in Venezuela…



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