One of the principal cities of South America. Founded in 1567 and surrounded by steep green mountains.
Check out the different experiences we offer that will open your eyes and sure leave a positive impression on you.
After collecting you at the hotel or airport we will have a short visit to downtown, Simón Bolívar house, visit to Plaza el Venezolano (San Jacinto), Plaza Bolívar, Venezuelan, scenery drive onto Cota 1000 motorway, Plaza Altamira and if time allows we can walk through the boulevard Pantheon “Panteón” located in Altagracia District and enjoy a long walk up north the city until we reach the newly renovated National Pantheon where the body of our liberator Simón Bolívar lies inside a spectacular high ceiling building. Just like in the Buckingham, a group of officials stand still for hours to guard the remains of Simón Bolívar, who fought against the Spanish to free 6 countries in South America: Colombia, Ecuador, Perú, Bolivia, Panamá and Venezuela.
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You may like to check out the selected experiences we can offer you in the Capital City Of Venezuela.
More things to do
Macaws of Caracas
Caracas is already famous worldwide for being the Capital City of the Macaws. On this short excursion you will not only enjoy watching them fly free over highways and tall buildings but you will also see other interesting species in this evergreen city. Without a doubt, one of the most positive and colorful surprises in Venezuela. This excursion is approximately 4 hours long and can either start at sunrise or sunset.
We will take you to one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Caracas (960 masl) in Avila National Park.
We leave early in the morning with a light breakfast and we will do an intermediate level walk for almost 4 hours on a path with plenty of shade and dense vegetation with incredible views of the city.
We will arrive almost at noon to have a picnic lunch at the Paraiso Falls located at 1550 meters above sea level and refresh ourselves there. We return downhill around 3pm.
Located in Avila National Park, it has an altitude of 2765 m. It is a trek of approximately 7 hours a day and a total of 30 km, 70% uphill and 30% downhill.
We will have spectacular sunsets and sunrises with unique views of Caracas and the Caribbean Sea.
There are times at night when the temperature reaches almost 5 degrees Celsius, most of the way lots of fog, forest, and occasional rain.
You must be in good physical conditions to to take this trek.
Caracas: Beach & Mountains
Caracas has some very nice beaches just 30 minutes away by car and is surrounded by the Avila National Park. In this experience we combine half a day on the beach where you can relax in the warm waters of the Caribbean and after lunch we take you to the mountains for a refreshing swim in a natural well of cold water, here you can also visit the Ghost Station of the Cable Car and see spectacular views of Caracas. Without a doubt, one of the best combinations that our city offers you.
Caracas IN & OUT
You only need to get collected at the Simon Bolivar Airport (Maiquetia) and taken to a hotel by the airport + Transfer OUT?
Osprey Expeditions takes care of that.
Contact us with your arrival and departure information, number of passengers and hotel preference. We will send a driver to pick you up at the airport.
Important: we don’t work with taxi drivers. This is a service provided by Osprey Expeditions team only.
Takes place just 20 minutes away of the International Airport from a hill located in Avila National Park. No previous experience is required for the tandem flight, since the instructor takes control of the whole flight while you will be experiencing one of the greatest adventures of your life. Flights can take anywhere from 7 to 20 minutes, depending on the wind condition and passenger`s weight. For your safety, we work with the best pilots, who have over 20 years of experience.
Transportation may be hired separately.
Los Roques Archipelago National Park with 221.000 hectares is a paradise with hundreds of spectacular coral reef formations and pristine white coral sand keys. As you approach from the air you will discover an area of extreme contrasts, full of lights, clearly standing from the depths in a 400kms lagoon with 42 small islands around it.
This is the ideal place to end your holidays in Venezuela, relax, go snorkeling, enjoy spectacular sunsets, get charmed by the turquoise and blue colors of the water and coral sand.