Enjoy an unforgettable wildlife spectacle at Hato Cedral, a wildlife sanctuary worldwide recognized for its natural reserves with an extraordinary concentration of fauna, and vast, blistering plains that seem to have no end. The experience is like going on a Safari in Africa, but enjoying the animals typical from the American Llanos, More than 50 mammal and 300 bird species in concentrations even in thousands.
It’s all about 53.000 acres to explore! We guarantee awesome pictures for you to remember this trip for the rest of your life.
|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 flight to Barinas, and private transfer to the Hato Cedral, located in the vast plains known as Los Llanos, where we will spend three nights. (B,L,D)
This is a magical and mega wildlife spot in Venezuela. We will see hundreds of Capybaras, deer, Spectacled Cayman and the Giant Anaconda, as well as Black-bellied and White-faced Whistling Ducks by the thousands, 7 species of ibis, 3 species of storks, including the Jabiru, as well as such special birds as the Chestnut-bellied Heron, Sunbittern, Hoatzin, Pinnated Bittern, Wire-tailed Manakin, Great Potoo, Black-collared Hawk, Amazonian Black-Tyrant, Yellowish Pipit, to name just a few.
Each station (rainy and dry season) offer a complete different scenery. In the rainy days all is green and flooded, and the Herons and Corocoras are nesting. It?s the best moment to see anacondas and alligators. While during the dry season the fauna concentrates in the Caños and lagoons even in thousands. (B,L,D)
Awakening early in the morning is a spectacular opportunity to see the dawn and awakening of thousands of birds that use the housing zone of the Hato as residence.
In the Hato, you will have two optional truck tours per day to see fauna and landscapes. You are free to go on all or choose when to stay in the pool and lodge area, or even walk around by your own. (B,L,D)
After a free morning and a good breakfast, Flight to Caracas and lodging at hotel near airport (B,L,D).
Transfer to International airport(B)