Top places to visit in Venezuela
Just like the name sounds, Venezuela is a beautiful and magnificent place that you should consider visiting during your next vacation. The beautiful landscape, the surprising sights and the coastal feeling are just some of the things that should make you want to visit Venezuela. There is a lot of things to do while you are in the city as well as a lot of places to explore. Just when you land in Caracas, there is enough to make you want to visit Venezuela more and more. Let us begin to explore some of these places that makes Venezuela a must visit.
Angel falls is the highest waterfall in the entire planet dropping water979 meters and it is also one of the most visited places in South America. The magnificent place can be difficult to access but all in all you are going to enjoy the view even if it is from a distance.
You can explore the place in flight which can be arranged with ease while you are there. You can also choose to explore the place in a boat trip instead of the flight. The boat trip is going to take you like 3 days and it include going through the jungles as well as the base of the waterfall making it an adventure to remember. You will also be provided with basic accommodation needs during the 3 days.
Visit the place between May and November which is considered the best time to visit Angel falls. The water is normally in plenty compared to the other times. During the dry seasons, you might want to call in advance and ask if there is enough water in the falls so as to make your trip worthwhile.
Perhaps the most developed destination in Venezuela and one of the most beautiful places to visit in Venezuela. It is a place that is going to provide you with ultimate fun. It is a top tourist’s destination in Venezuela and a place you must visit if you are a sun seeker like most people.
The soft sandy beaches are popular with the locals as well as the visitors you can be sure to land on to the beautiful island via a flight from most of the international airports and if you prefer getting to the place the old fashioned way you can be sure to take a ferry from Puerto La Cruz.
The main city on the location is Porlamar but there are many beaches that are widespread all over the place. There are also modern hotels and restaurants around the beaches so you can be sure of getting some great foods as well comfortable places to rest.
Morrocoy national park.
The elegant national park is located along the coast and it is only a 2 and half hour drive from the capital. If you are a great fan of diving, you are definitely going to love the place but if that’s not your cup of tea, you can still spend your day on the beach.
The park is blessed to have different types of birds like the flamingoes, parrots and osprey among other beautiful birds. You can access the place via two main ways that are available in Tucacas while the other one is in Chichiriviche. Boats are available from either location which makes the park easily accessible. It is a very popular tourist destination and one you don’t want to miss while you are in Venezuela.
You fan of hiking? You are definitely going to love this mountain which is also among the top attraction sites in Venezuela. If you are an adventurer, prepare yourself for ultimate fun because that is exactly you are going to get. The place have got some of the most beautiful rock formations, cute waterfalls, and meat eating plants among other beautiful things that you can only find in this unique mountain.
It is easily accessible so you have nothing to worry about accessibility. It is a popular place for hikers and if you are planning to visit for hiking activities, you might want to consider that the temperatures can be high during the day and very low at night so be sure to pack clothes that are suitable for the weather.
Well, if you are one of the people who are not really not intrigued by the coastal life and the beaches, then Orinoco delta is a place that should definitely be on top of your list. It offers a unique feeling one that is not offered by any other part of the country.
It is a home to different kinds of animals like monkeys, macaws and piranhas! The local people in the place are very friendly and you are really going to enjoy your time with them. There are some parks that offer night safaris so if that is what you want, that is exactly what you are going to get. The lodges around this area are of high quality and you can arrange where you want to stay in advance.
Caracas: Galipan and national pantheon.
As we already highlighted, just what the capital city has to offer can make you want to get back to the country again and again. If you land in the capital what you should do first is explore it because there is just too much to see. And one of the highlights of your exploration in the capital is definitely the town Galipan found in the northern parts of the city. The view from this small town on a mountain is just phenomenal.
Another place that you must visit in the capital is the national pantheon. The historical building was constructed in 1812 when the original building was destroyed by an earthquake. Today, this church is most sacred place the country and a place that should definitely be on your list of places to visit.
Best places to eat in Venezuela.
Most of the restaurants in Venezuela offers high quality food but as of everything, there must be the best places for the purpose. Here are some of the best places to eat while you are in the country.
La Guayaba Verde.
If you really want to know how the Venezuelan cuisine is like, this is exactly the place to eat. They create new dishes but still keep the traditional feel alive. Enjoy some jazz music on weekends as you enjoy great food and awesome atmosphere.