15 days in Venezuela Itinerary

15 days in Venezuela Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Margarita Island
— 3 nights
Fly
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Ciudad Guayana
— 1 night
Fly to Caracas, Fly to Los Roques National Park
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Los Roques National Park
— 3 nights
Fly to Maiquetía, Bus to Barquisimeto
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Barquisimeto
— 2 nights
Drive
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Valencia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Caracas
— 1 night
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Margarita Island — 3 nights

Pearl of the Caribbean

A popular holiday spot for Venezuelans, sunny Margarita Island boasts an exotic Caribbean location, but at the same time is easily accessible from the mainland.
Shop till you drop at Sambil Margarita and Centro Comercial La Vela. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Museo Marino de Margarita and Sambil Porlamar. Spend the 20th (Tue) exploring nature at Laguna de la Restinga. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Nuestra Senora Del Valle, look for gifts at Parque Costazul, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa el Yaque.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Margarita Island trip planning app.

Belgrade, Serbia to Margarita Island is an approximately 31-hour flight. Traveling from Belgrade to Margarita Island, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Belgrade in September: highs in Margarita Island hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Ciudad Guayana.
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Ciudad Guayana — 1 night

Located on the Orinoco River, Ciudad Guayana represents one of Venezuela's fastest-growing cities, with plenty of natural and man-made highlights on offer.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Orinokia mall.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ciudad Guayana trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Margarita Island to Ciudad Guayana takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. The time zone changes from Venezuela Time to Colombia Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Roques National Park.
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Los Roques National Park — 3 nights

Indulge in a relaxing, tropical vacation in Los Roques National Park, a stunning chain of more than 300 coral islands.
Step off the beaten path and head to Cayo Fabian and Faro Holandes. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Cayo De Agua.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Los Roques National Park trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Ciudad Guayana to Los Roques National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Ciudad Guayana to Los Roques National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Barquisimeto.
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Barquisimeto — 2 nights

Musical Capital of Venezuela

Barquisimeto houses a population of just under 2 million people and represents the fourth-largest city in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Barquisimeto, then get to know the resident critters at Parque Tematico Bosque Macuto, and then look for gifts at Centro Comercial Metropolis.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Barquisimeto day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Los Roques National Park to Barquisimeto takes 12.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Barquisimeto are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Valencia.
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Valencia — 2 nights

Industrial Capital of Venezuela

The capital city of Carabobo State, Valencia represents one of Venezuela's main economic hubs.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): look for gifts at Sambil valencia and then buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Comercial Paseo Estación Central. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Centro Sambil Valencia, stroll around Parque Fernando Penalver, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia La Purisima.

Planning Valencia trip won't be overwhelming when you use Inspirock's itinerary maker.

Getting from Barquisimeto to Valencia by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Valencia sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Caracas.
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Caracas — 1 night

Heaven's Branch on Earth

Tropical weather, great food, and memorable jungle surroundings seem like all the ingredients Caracas needs to become a must-see destination.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Nuestra Senora de Las Mercedes, then stop by La Praline Chocolatier, and then shop like a local with Plaza Francia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Metropolitana de Caracas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Teresa, and then stroll around Hacienda Floresta.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Caracas route planning site.

You can drive from Valencia to Caracas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Venezuela travel guide

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Land of Grace
A vacation in Venezuela, one of the most biodiverse countries on the planet, can be both affordable and highly rewarding. From snowcapped mountains and vast grassland, to tropical islands and lush rainforests, Venezuela's varied landscapes are a paradise for nature lovers. Whether you're looking to laze on the Caribbean beaches, trek through the verdant jungles, or immerse yourself in the vibrant city culture, a Venezuela holiday offers something for everyone. Admire the world's highest waterfalls, go island hopping, discover tasty local delicacies, and witness the sheer abundance of wildlife and endemic species in Venezuela.
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