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The Venezuela Extreme Adventure Circuit is specially designed for outdoor sports and adventure lovers! You don´t need to be a Pro in any of these sports to be able to enjoy this trip! All you need is a desire for lots of adrenaline and fun! This trip will take you to the Venezuelan Andes, -a favorite for Venezuelan sportspeople- where you will make some mountain biking, Paragliding, Canyoning and some walking, with the views of the wonderful mountains of the Andean Cordillera, highlands and local towns. Afterwards, you will have a rafting adventure in the famous Acequia and Siniguis Rivers (levels up to 5). Our trip will end in the World nature wonder of Angel Falls and its surroundings at the Canaima National Park, one of the oldest regions in the planet! This is a dont miss trip for true adventure lovers!
Day 1 : Arrival to Venezuela
Upon arrival to Venezuela International Airport, a private transfer will be waiting to take you to your hotel near the airport, for next morning early flight.
Day 2 : Caracas - Mérida
Early in the morning our transfer will take you to the airport for our flight to Mérida. Once in Mérida our transfer will take us to our Lodge for lunch, and a site seeing tour on the afternoon. We will take some time to try our equipment for next day biking tour.
Day 3 : Mountain Bike Andes
Biking in the Andes is special, nothing easy, challenging and with breathless views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains! Early in the morning and after a nutritious breakfast our special transportation takes us to the start point of our bike trip. Our transport will follow us all day long, always with drinks, equipment and fruits. Our Off road trail will be over 3000m with beautiful views of frailejones, typical local vegetation, and will get us to the most pristine of the wild Andes mountains.
Day 4 : Parapente at Tierra Negra
Meridas Tierra Negra site is one of the 10 best places in the world for paragliding!
After breakfast we will take a 1 hour transfer to Tierra Negra, where our specialized guides will be waiting for us. You will have the opportunity to make tandem flights with professional instructors twice a day (around 30 to 40 minutes each!). You don?t need experience or a good physical condition to do it!
Day 5 : Canyoning
If you are looking for one of the most exciting adventures of your life, packed with adrenalin-charged fun, then you will Love this day! We leave after breakfast in a 40 minute ground transfer up to our start point. Our canyoning excursion starts with a 20 minute trek in the cloud forest and nice views of Merida city and landscape. You will be rappelling down waterfalls up to 35m. high, walk, jump and slide toboggans! Our professional guides will always be checking your equipment for your safety. Only professional equipment is used -Petzl harnesses carabiners and descenders, Boral static ropes, Pro-Tec Helmet and NRS long wet suits-. Our return will be 4 pm and rest of the day free to relax.
Day 6 : Mérida - Barinas
Early in the morning our transfer will pick us up to take us to Barinas through the Andean Páramos (Andean Cordillera). This spectacular tour takes place from 1,630m high of Merida City, up to 4,118m at the Aguila Peak, and down to our camp in Barinas at 500m high. Through our day we will stop at Apartaderos, a beautiful and typical Andean town, we will walk to the beautiful Mucubají Lagoon in the Sierra Nevada park at 3,625 m high, where we will have lunch and maybe eat a Trucha (or Trout, a fish family of the salmon found in this lagoon and typical of the Andes) and a hot chocolate. We will continue through the highlands and down to the base of the Cordillera to our camp in the Siniguis River a class IV River ?Aguas Bravas?. (The river class for rafting is between 1 and 5 (being 5 the highest).
Day 7 : Rafting Barinas
The Acequia and Siniguis are the best white water rivers in Venezuela; you will have a lot of adrenaline and fun! The water is crystal clear and comes from Humboldt and Bolivar peaks. (Venezuelas highest peaks).
The first morning and after our breakfast we will have our first rafting training in the Acequia River. An awesome fun and exciting experience! After our return and some time to lunch and relax, we will have our second rafting in the day in the Siniguis River. At noon we will have dinner and overnight in our Camp in shared rooms with private bathroom.
Day 8 : Rafting Barinas
This morning we will have another opportunity to raft with the team, and then return to lunch. Afternoon will be free for enjoying the camp adventure options as canopying, climbing wall, walking, swimming in the delicious river with white sand, or if you prefer hammocking? (total relax in a hammock looking at the beautiful gardens with relaxing temperatures!!).
Our guides are professional who praise to know each stone of the Acequia and Siniguis rivers. And we use only professional gear for your safety. Rafting is available during the wet season (normally May to November). While the river is low, kayaking or dukky trips are available. Overnight at our camp.
Day 9 : Barinas - Caracas - Puerto Ordaz
After breakfast we will take our transfer to the airport and flight to Caracas Airport, and direct connection to Puerto Ordaz.
Day 10 : Canaima
After our breakfast we will take our transfer to the airport and plain to Canaima National park. Flying over the Gran Sabana gives us an entirely different perspective on this dramatic region. According to Pemón Indian legends, Canaima, a lovely lagoon on the Carrao River that is surrounded by exotic cascades such as the Hacha and El Sapo waterfalls, is the dwelling place of the god Kanaimo. During the first decades of the 20th century, Canaima was visited by people searching for gold and diamonds, including Jimmy Angel. Established in the 1950s as a gateway to the park, the areas exotic tropical setting makes it an ideal spot to enjoy lunch and take a break. We will board a motor canoe for the short journey across the lagoon to see the Hacha Falls, and then hike to El Sapo, or Frog Falls, where we can enjoy the refreshing spray of the cascades as we walk behind the waterfall! This night we sleep in Canaima.
Day 11 : Angel Falls
After an early breakfast, we will leave in our Indian canoes navigating the Carrao River up to the Mayupa torrent, where we will enjoy a walk to the savannah. Afterwards we continue to the confluence with the Río Churún, and head up to the Devil s Canyon - a spectacular gorge with soaring vertical walls, covered in sections by dense tropical vegetation. Numerous small streams and cascades flow down its faces. Our route follows the river that receives the waters of Angel Falls. This is a place of incredible energy and beauty.
At our arrival to Ratoncito Island, we start a one hour 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 2,650 through the air before crashing into the rocks below! After time to admire and photograph this view, we may continue hiking another 30 minutes to a hidden pool and take a dip at the base of the falls. We return to the camp and spend the night in beds in front of Angel Falls
Day 12 : Canaima
After breakfast and enjoying the last stunning views of the Angel Falls from or camp site, we will take our canoe back to Canaima. This afternoon will be free to enjoy our lodge gardens, the views of the Canaima Lagoon, a walk around, and we may have the chance to purchase some Pemón handicrafts.
Day 13 : Puerto Ordaz - Caracas
After a free morning we take our lunch and our transfer will take us to the airport to catch the 2 pm flight to Puerto Ordaz, and afterwards flight to Caracas Intl. Airport. A ground transfer will be waiting to take us to our hotel, or connection with your international flight.
Payment Terms & Methods :
* Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount
* Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.
Cancellation & Refund Policy :
* Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
* Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.
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