16 days in Central-Western Region Itinerary

16 days in Central-Western Region Itinerary

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Barquisimeto
— 4 nights
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Tucacas
— 2 nights
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Coro
— 4 nights
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Punto Fijo, Paraguana Peninsula
— 3 nights

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Barquisimeto

Barquisimeto ©

Musical Capital of Venezuela

Barquisimeto houses a population of just under 2 million people and represents the fourth-largest city in the country.
Take a break from the city and head to Parque Tematico Bosque Macuto and Plaza Bolivar. Get some historical perspective at Catedral de Barquisimeto and Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Seminario Divina Pastora, appreciate the history behind Monumento al Sol Naciente, browse the different shops at Ciudad Comercial Las Trinitarias, and make a trip to Obelisco de Barquisimeto.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Barquisimeto trip itinerary builder.

Krakow, Poland to Barquisimeto is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Krakow to Barquisimeto due to the time zone difference. In February, Barquisimeto is much warmer than Krakow - with highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tucacas.

Things to do in Barquisimeto

Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Catedral de Barquisimeto ©
Catedral de Barquisimeto
Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis ©
Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis
Museo de Barquisimeto ©
Museo de Barquisimeto

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Tucacas

Tucacas ©
Known for its proximity to Morrocoy National Park, Tucacas is a town of just over 30,000 people, with an economy almost exclusively geared toward international ecotourism.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): kick back and relax at Cayo Sombrero. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Morrocoy.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tucacas trip planning app.

Getting from Barquisimeto to Tucacas by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Coro.

Things to do in Tucacas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cayo Sombrero ©
Cayo Sombrero
Parque Nacional Morrocoy ©
Parque Nacional Morrocoy

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Coro

Coro ©
The oldest city in western Venezuela, Coro was founded in 1527 and possesses a rich, varied cultural heritage.
Get some historical perspective at Iglesia San Francisco and Plaza San Clemente. Get outdoors at Medanos de Coro and Cataratas de Hueque. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basilica de Santa Ana de Coro, see the interesting displays at Museo Guadalupano, and make a trip to Casa del Sol.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Coro trip builder tool.

Getting from Tucacas to Coro by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Punto Fijo.

Things to do in Coro

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Medanos de Coro ©
Medanos de Coro
Iglesia San Francisco ©
Iglesia San Francisco
Casa De Las Ventanas De Hierro ©
Casa De Las Ventanas De Hierro

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Punto Fijo, Paraguana Peninsula

Punto Fijo ©
Punto Fijo is the capital city of the municipality of Carirubana in northern Falcón State, Venezuela. Step out of the city life by going to Cabo San Roman and Salinas de Cumaragua. The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoologico de Paraguana.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Punto Fijo visit website.

Traveling by car from Coro to Punto Fijo takes 1.5 hours. On the 22nd (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Punto Fijo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cabo San Roman ©
Cabo San Roman
Salinas de Cumaragua ©
Salinas de Cumaragua
Zoologico de Paraguana ©
Zoologico de Paraguana