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$28 Transfers & Ground Transport

Shared Arrival Transfer: Airport to Caracas Hotels

When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight and accommodation details. Make sure you give us the name of the Airline, flight number, arrival time and hotel name.Your private transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver.Relax on your arrival into Simón Bolívar (Maiquetía) International Airport and avoid the stress and hassle of public transport. Relish the convenience of having a friendly bilingual speaking driver who will be waiting for you with a customized sign with your name on it, ready to help you and guide you. You'll be picked up from the airport and taken directly in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel. Transfer services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Take the convenient way out and book your arrival transfer in Simón Bolívar (Maiquetía) International Airport now. Don't forget to also book your departure transfer! Price is per person.

$67 Day Trips & Excursions

Margarita Island Jeep Safari Tour

On this all-day excursion by 4x4 jeep, you'll discover the best of Margarita Island – from its major towns to its national parks, artisan production centers and, of course, its gorgeous beaches. After morning pickup from your hotel, you'll be driven north to La Asunción then continue to Cerro El Copey National Park where you'll enjoy panoramic views of the island. At Laguna de La Restinga National Park, you'll see fabulous lagoons and a labyrinth of canals, or “caños,” which run through vast mangroves serving as habitat for numerous bird species such as red ibis, pelicans and cormorants. Take a boat ride through the canals to appreciate the natural beauty and diversity of birds inhabiting the park. From there you'll continue on to Playa Punta Arenas for lunch, then it's time for an afternoon visit and short stop at beautiful Playa La Carmela, or Playa El Tunal, located on the Macanao Peninsula. Close out the tour with an Margarita Island flourish – if weather conditions permit! – by admiring the sunset at Juan Griego or Taguantar.

$64 Tours & Sightseeing

Margarita Island Half-Day Tour

This tour takes you to the main towns on Margarita Island. After 9am pickup from your hotel, you'll be taken north to the town of Pampatar, well known for its shopping malls and the famous San Carlos Borromeo Fortress – a Spanish fort built between 1662 and 1684, which today serves as museum. In addition, you'll also visit Pampatar's artisan production center, where you can admire the island's pearls and typical craft work.From there you'll continue through El Valle del Espiritu Santo, the spiritual capital and place of honor for the Virgen del Valle, patron saint of Margarita Island. Your excursion continues to the capital La Asunción, then on to Santa Rosa Castle, one of seven forts built during Spanish rule to defend the island against pirate attacks. You'll have the opportunity to walk around La Asunción’s cathedral, one of Venezuela’s most ancient.

$76 Day Trips & Excursions

Full-Day Isla Coche Including Transport

Visit Coche Island located in the south part of Margarita Island with an extension of 55 kilometer. The island was inhabited by the Spaniards who exploited the salt marshes and oyster banks from 1528. Its dry landscapes of yellow and orange rock and its whitish sand by the turquoise sea portray a marvelous setting. The tour starts with a transfer from your hotel to a small port in El Yaque where you will take the boat to navigate until Playa La Punta, in Coche Island. Playa la Punta is a long white sand beach, well known for its excellent conditions for windsurfing. The rest of day you will spend it at your leisure. The tour includes transfer to Coche Island, light breakfast, animation, music, buffet lunch, open bar (softdrinks, rum and beer) lounge chairs, beach umbrella and transfer to Margarita Island’s hotel.

$80 Cultural & Theme Tours

Half-Day Historical Tour of Caracas

Start your tour in the historic center, from Plaza Bolívar, originally called Plaza de Armas. It adopted its current name in 1883 on the hundredth’s birthday of Simón Bolívar. The four corners that surround the plaza are occupied by important buildings of big historic relevance as the Caracas Cathedral, the government Palace, the City Hall, the Yellow House and The Capitol (Congress of Venezuela). Simón Bolívar birthplace is next, a colonial house enriched by precious pieces of that period and paintings by famous artists such as Tito Salas who captured the most important highlights of El Libertador’s life. Visit to the Capitolio, Palacio Legislativo and Palacio Federal where the golden keys to Simon Bolivar’s mausoleum are kept.

$120 Tours & Sightseeing

Caracas Sightseeing Tour Including Cable Car Ride

Start in the historic city center, from Plaza Bolívar, originally called Plaza de Armas. The square adopted its current name in 1883 on the 100th birthday of El Libertador Simón Bolívar. The corners surrounding the plaza feature buildings of historic importance: Caracas Cathedral, Government Palace, City Hall, the Yellow House and The Capitol. This is where your tour begins: in the heart of Venezuela's history. Seeing Bolívar's birthplace is next on the list, as you visit the colonial house that today is filled with period art, including paintings by famous artists like Tito Salas whose work captured highlights of El Libertador’s life. Visit the Capitolio, Palacio Legislativo and Palacio Federal where the golden keys to Bolivar’s mausoleum are kept.Then, take the city's famous cable car to the top of the Ávila Mountain range. Ávila National Park borders Caracas, separating the sea from the city. Breathe in and admire the pure, contrasting atmosphere of the park with the rush and bustle of the Venezuelan capital. From here you'll be able to see Caracas on one side and the Caribbean Sea on the other, a vista you'll never forget.This day-long tour includes lunch.

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