Internet in Barquisimeto


It’s over 2km northeast of the center, near the Complejo Ferial. To get there, take Ruta 12 bus from anywhere along Carrera 19 in the center. The office operates information desks in the bus terminal and at the airp…
in Parque Nacional Henri Pittier


BNC is the only bank in the Puerto Colombia/Choroní area but its ATMs rarely, if ever, work with foreign cards, and they do not exchange money, so arrive sufficiently loaded down with cash.
in Chichiriviche

Banco Industrial de Venezuela

The Banco Industrial de Venezuela gives advances on Visa cards, but that’s about all it can do for you; it doesn’t accept MasterCard.
Tourist Information in Barquisimeto


This office provides information about the national parks in the region, Yacambú and Terepaima, and books accommodations in the parks.
Travel Agency in Coro

Araguato Expeditions

This excellent agency is based in Punto Fijo, but can still organize local and national tours and transportation. English is spoken.
Tourist Information in Coro


The office is on the central pedestrian mall just north of Plaza Bolívar. It publishes a variety of guides in different languages.
Bank in Maracaibo

Banco de Venezuela

Historic Center branch of the Bank of Venezuela. Also a branch at New Center.
in Tucacas


Gives cash advances on Visa and MasterCard (from the cashier, not the ATM).
Bank in Maracaibo


Accepts foreign cards. There's also a branch between Calles 83 & 84.
Tourist Information in Barquisimeto


This city tourist office is on the plaza in a blue-and-yellow building.