Venezuela is a tropical country situated in South America. It is home to white sand beaches, arid desert, beautiful landscapes, historical monuments, diverse flora, and fauna. Venezuela’s tourist destinations lack monotony and each of them is unique in its feature.
Caracas is the financial and political capital of Venezuela. Here you can enjoy the cable car ride and have a view of the city from above. Some of the significant tourist spots are; the historic birthplace of “the George Washington of South America” Simon Bolivar, the National Capitol Building, the Cathedral, and the Hotel Humboldt. Caracas is one of the major Venezuelan tourist destinations.
Angel falls, which is situated at Canaima National Park in Guayana is 979 meters in height. It is also known as Salto Angel. It is best to visit this place during rainy seasons to have a nice view of the falls. It is a common site for canoeing and boating activities. Angel Falls is one of the most beautiful Venezuelan tourist destinations.
Andes Mountain is one of the significant Venezuelan tourist destinations. It is spread across the states of Tachira, Trujillo, and Merida. The mountain is spectacular in view and is one of the best examples of the beauty nature has to offer.
Iglesia de San Francisco is a holy site in Venezuela the interiors of which display colonial architecture. The special attraction of this site includes the baroque altars. Los Roques is a national park that was created in 1972. It protects the marine ecosystem. This place boasts coral reefs, mangroves, seagrass beds, and beautiful underwater flora and fauna which are of immense beauty.
Cueva del Guacharo, which is 12 kilometers away from Caripe is the country’s largest cave. Inside this cave, you will find a river as well as creatures like spiders, nocturnal birds, mice, and crabs. Isla de Margarita is home to beaches and forests. It is visited by tourists who like scuba diving, trekking, swimming, and hiking. You can even buy souvenirs at the trendy shops in the City of Porlamar.
Museo Bolivariano is a historical site at Caracas. It has a collection of many historical items and materials such as the artifacts related to Venezuela’s independence.
Venezuelan food is unique and distinctive. Some of the popular dishes of Venezuela are Arepas (bread made from ground corn, water, salt filled with eggs, shrimp, or anything), Cachito (hot croissant filled with chopped ham or cheese), Hervido (soup made of chunks of beef, chicken or fish and native vegetables or roots) and many more.