La Gran Sabana La Gran Sabana (Parque Nacional Canaima) is a very unique region, its undulating topography is uninterrupted by the sharp edge of the table mountains, ancient sandstone plateaus that rise like giant cathedrals. Foremost among these is the imposing Roraima, which is visited by explorers from ancient times and most recently by tourists from all over the world.
Throughout the journey in the Gran Sabana the passenger has the accommodation offered by the lodges and camps attended mostly by Indians pemones and sharing with them adds value to this trip.
Our journey begins in Caracas and its journey through the ride Orinoco Cachamay Park, Park in the drizzle, Upata, Guasipati, Tumeremo, El Callao, El Dorado, El KM 88, The Stone of the Virgin Soldier Monument at Pioneer, Kamoirán fast, Salto Kama Kawui Salto, Salto Arapan, thrilling Pacheco, Pozo Azul, Salto Sorowopo, Waterfall Yuruaní Jaspe, Line in Brazil, Villas Pakaraima (Brazil).
PLACE OF DEPARTURE: Los Palos Grandes, Caracas. TIME: 8:00
Day 1 We will leave at 8:30 am to be in Ciudad Bolivar at 6:30 pm approximately. During this trip we will stop strategy to equip the unit, eat and rest. 07 days we will share and learn from these great sights, rivers, and most importantly tepuyes all, receiving positive energy from huge masses of rock that geologists considered the oldest in the world. Our first stop will be in Ciudad Bolivar to see the Bridge of Angostura and El Paseo Orinoco, which borders on that river, thence continue until a three star hotel (The Summit, Laja City, Churo Meru or similar) to lodge, enjoy of its facilities and rest. Meals -/-/-
Day 2 We get up very early to start at 6:30 am once again our journey towards the Gran Sabana. In Puerto Ordaz Cachamay visited the park where we will have breakfast with preset menu, visit the towns of Upata, Guasipati, The Cintillo, El Callao in the latter can visit many jewelers and buy an occasional piece we please, because we are in the where the gold is cheaper, is your approach to confirm or not this assertion (in one of these two peoples will take the lunch depending on travel time), followed by Tumeremo, El Dorado and Las Claritas (mining settlement), In Kilometer 88 on wild meat we eat (deer, armadillo, Lapa, Capybara, or else the variety that we offer at the time of our arrival. It should be noted that these restaurants do not have any type of infrastructure and are located on the edge the highway will be your choice which one to eat if you wish. Equip the unit because there are no more service stations in the Gran Sabana. After leaving the KM 88 and will be in the Canaima National Park, south-eastern sector. To complete this day came to camp in San Francisco of Yuruani will assign the rooms according to the reservation specified on your Service Voucher, then take the Supper at Camp if time permits. It Importantly, all meals inside Camp in San Francisco de Yuruani are included and are simple to own food base in the area. The lunches will be transferred daily from the camp to where we are and will be served outdoors.
Day 3 Breakfast at the camp. Visit to the ravine Arap, where we were enthralled with the Salto Arap, which has a free fall of about 30 meters high, then we visit the pool, beautiful pool of crystal clear water, we will continue with the Quebrada de Pacheco, beautiful in the natural of their slabs, INPARQUES if you allow us, we give a dip and slide down their slabs for which is paramount place our stockings of cloth, then go to Sorowopo River, where we enjoy the water, and finally returned to Camp to dine and unwind. All visitors have a distance of up to 20 minutes walking. We appreciate help with the cleaning of these beautiful places. Littering is prohibited during the walks.
Day 4 Breakfast at the camp. Pass by the Rapids of Kamoirán and then continue to the Salto Kawi, where we enjoy the water and we can swim for a while, visit to the Salto Kama Meru, free fall of about 56 mts. high. (Remember to respect the limits set by INPARQUES, most of the jumps is allowed to swim with the exception of those prohibited by IMPARQUES). In return the banks of the River know Yuruani, beautiful waterfall with honey-colored water.
Day 5 Breakfast at the camp. We begin our tour by visiting one of the natural treasures that owns the Gran Sabana, we are talking about Kako Paru (Indian Camp), which is the prelude to the world famous and known Jaspe that its authenticity is unique in the world. Then pass through Santa Elena, we cross the line on the border with Brazil, to visit the town of Pakaraima, which may make purchases of Brazilian articles in national currency (the only requirement for entry into Brazil is the yellow fever vaccine which should have been placed at least ten (10) days before and the record thereof in the International departure yellow card, not to possess it is impossible to enter the country, so tourists should wait for the group undertake your itinerary ), this day not including lunch because of health regulations our neighbor country does not miss meals in containers to carry so you can enjoy its refreshing Brazilian Guarana and its wide range of beers and not forgetting his incomparable " Calabreza. Return to camp to prepare for the luggage, since the output to Ciudad Bolivar is scheduled for 6:00 am.
Day 6 Departure to Ciudad Bolivar, we will have breakfast in the Pioneer Soldier Monument, where we have the most panoramic vantage point of La Gran Sabana, continue our journey with the Stone of the Virgin with its respective incredible true story, then there will return Puerto Ordaz, to visit the park and the Ecomuseum The Drizzle the Caroni which is located in the westernmost part of the powerhouse Macagua II Hydroelectric Complex, finally arrive at the hotel to rest. It is important to remember that the lunch and dinner this day are not included and other meals during the return to Caracas.
Day 7 Time 6:00 Departure to the city of Caracas, making strategic stops to equip the unit, eat and rest, estimated time of arrival to Caracas will be at 6:00 pm in the city center where we can easily find a taxi to take us to our homes.
Overview * Our goal: To provide excellent service to meet the new realities of the modern world, we always possible and the impossible to attend carefully to the passenger, that's why our management system is designed to achieve better understanding and to achieve , we standardize the following rules to follow:
1 .- The departures are guaranteed and the itinerary will be met fully. The Company reserves the right to change the days, hours and dates of visits in the itinerary, if necessary to advance the progress of activities. The tour guide is responsible to make such changes and / or make decisions.
2 .- In cases of force majeure such as weather, and events beyond our responsibility, the Company is not liable for any additional expense and therefore no fee compensation.
3 .- Explore is only an intermediary between passengers and all providers of services (parks, land transport, water, airlines, hotels, inns, restaurants and all persons, companies and / or cooperatives, which in one way or another involved in our programs) taking into account that each has policies and guidelines to which we should submit. In case of any complaint regarding their service, the company will only act as a liaison channel between them, without this we see committed to the issues discussed and decisions taken by either party.
4 .- All trips and visits are scheduled and have a schedule, which must be respected. If passengers wish to advance or delay for any reason your stay and thus not be at the appointed hour for the guide, the passenger will assume responsibility for expenses that can generate their transfer to the respective places.
5 .- The transport and visits are only the sites described in the itinerary. Any other transfer will be charged as extra. The Walk to Aponwao, among others, are the sole responsibility of the customer and the company does not have any kind of inherent in it.
6 .- The Bus type units are not bed, they have no bathroom, reclining their seats are upgraded to 60 ° for this type of travel, these units are not VIP.
7 .- All restaurants in road does not give the same quality of service and the price of meals will vary according to their policies.
8 .- The meals in the Gran Sabana dishes are very simple but varied menu is a single day for that reason it is important to notify in advance if you are allergic to any food to take appropriate action in relation to your meals.
It is recommended to bring the following:
- Cotton socks.
- A separate bag with the necessary clothes for the night in Ciudad Bolivar.
- We recall carry shoes.
- Comfortable clothes and fresh.
Several bathing suits (it's important to keep one in the bag for the night in Ciudad Bolivar, as the hotel has a swimming pool).
- Mono-pants for sleeping.
- A set of sheets, towels.
- Camera, several rolls of film, batteries, flashlights, etc..
- Mosquito repellent cream is recommended.
- The maximum cash available for where we are no ATMs, banks, exchange houses, or places or people where we could get a loan.
Note: Prices are per person in double checked, children occupying positions on the bus with extra bed up to age 10 are 30%, children up to 5 years old sharing the position with their parents is available. Rates do not include taxes. Subject to change without notice.