Itinerary

On this pioneering adventure to Venezuela we travel deep into territory virtually unknown to the outside world. Canoeing to Canaima we discover the awe-inspiring Angel Falls – the world’s tallest waterfall. We also trek to the table mountain of Roraima and marvel at the spectacular views of tropical forest and lush grassland, which inspired Arthur Conan Doyle’s novel ‘The Lost World’.

Tour Highlights

  • Orinoco Delta – Visit a Warao Indian community and witness their culture, as well as the natural surroundings of mangrove creeks with their fascinating flora and fauna
  • Angel Falls – Five day boat trip down the Akanan and Carrao rivers towards the base of Angel Falls by canoe
  • Los Llanos – Discover the wildlife of the wetlands including alligators, anacondas and giant anteaters

Itinerary

  1. Join tour in Caracas
  2. Fly to Maturin; drive to San Jose de Buja and boat to the Orinoco Delta
  3. Boat journey into the delta, visit a Warao Indian community
  4. Fly to Kavac, optional Kavak Waterfall and Canyon
  5. Motorised canoe to Iwana Meru
  6. Motorised canoe to Angel Falls
  7. Launch to Angel Falls, trek to the lookout
  8. Motorised canoe to Canaima, fly to Caracas
  9. Fly to Barinas, drive to Canafistola ranch
  10. Discover the Canafistola wildlife, boat trip and piranha fishing
  11. Morning wildlife viewing, afternoon travel to Barinas
  12. Journey to the Caribbean foothills, overnight in La Colonia Tovar
  13. Explore La Colonia Tovar
  14. Tour ends Caracas Airport