Angel Falls is the highest waterfall in the World! This is a place charged with powerful energy, and stunning landscapes. Home of more than 500 species of orchids and bromeliads dispersed over a terrain crossed by beautiful red colored rivers.
You will explore traveling in motorized Indian dugout canoes with the help of the local Pemon Indians that share every day their knowledge and culture. Your participation on this experience will help you understand the importance of preserving these jungles and will also support local conservation and education projects.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Simon Bolivar International airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
Airport reception and accommodation in hotel near airport (D)
Early transfer to domestic airport for 7am flight to Puerto Ordaz . Once in Puerto Ordaz we transfer to charter plane for a 1 hour flight to Canaima National Park. Canaima is located at a peaceful lagoon on the Carrao River and surrounded by exotic cascades such as the Hacha and Ucaima falls. Upon arrival we will check in at the lodge and visit Sapo falls, where we will able to walk through the back of this beautiful fall and make great pictures. Return to lodge for dinner and sleep. (B,L,D)
Navigate in Indian canoes through the Carrao River where we will enjoy a walk in the savannah. Next we head up to the Devil’s Canyon – a spectacular gorge with soaring vertical walls and numerous small cascades flowing down its faces. Our route follows the river that receives the waters of Angel Falls. This is a place of incredible energy and beauty.
Arrival to Ratoncito Island and easy hike through the wonderful tropical vegetation filled with small orange and red rivers, huge trees and rocks painted in green moss, until we get to the Laime lookout point.
We are rewarded with a close-up view of Angel Falls, whose waters free-fall 979 through the air before crashing into the rocks below! We may continue hiking another 30 minutes to a hidden pool and take a dip at the base of the falls. Return to camp in front of Angel Falls. (B,L,D)
Early breakfast and boat return to Canaima. Say bye to your lovely crew and board plane to Puerto Ordaz with connecting flight to Caracas. Accommodation in hotel near airport. (B,L,-)
Breakfast & transfer to International airport. End of services (B,-,-)