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Booking Service in Ciudad Bolívar

Corporación de Turismo

In addition to this office just inside the city’s botanical garden, the very helpful Bolívar state tourism office runs a toll-free information line (8am to 8pm Monday to Saturday), with operators who speak English, …
Exchange in Canaima

Tienda Canaima

Near the airport, this expensive shop stocks the biggest inventory of groceries (including ice cream), toiletries, maps and souvenirs. It also changes US dollars and euros at an intermediary rate and has pay phones …
in Tucupita

Campamento Mis Palafitos

An expensive company, this has boats leaving almost daily for either its Mis Palafitos Lodge, with 56 thatch-roofed cabins and private bathrooms, or the newer Orinoco Bujana, with 21 cabins, a five-minute boat ride …
Hospital in Santa Elena de Uairén

Hospital Rosario Vera Zurita

The main hospital in Santa Elena is very basic. If you have a serious complaint, cross the border into Brazil or head for Ciudad Guayana.
Immigration in Puerto Ayacucho

SAIME

Have your passport stamped here when leaving or entering Venezuela via Amazonas. No departure tax.
in Puerto Ayacucho

Dirección de Turismo

On the ground floor of the Gobernación (government offices). Don’t expect much.
Internet in Ciudad Guayana

Info Ware House

Internet access is available at many facilities across town.
Internet in Ciudad Bolívar

Chat Café Boulevard

Internet connections are generally cheap and fast.
Bank in Ciudad Guayana

Banco Mercantil

Banco Mercantil is one of many banks in the town.
Internet in Puerto Ayacucho

CANTV

Telephones and the best internet access.