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Address: Final Avenida Principal de Mariperez, Caracas 1080, Venezuela
Phone Number: 58 212 901 5555
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Absolely an awesome view of Caracas. Clean, cool, atmosphere. Lovely gift shops. Good food. Love, love the variety of fresh flowers. And that wasmy son first try at ice skating.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Absolely an awesome view of Caracas. Clean, cool, atmosphere. Lovely gift shops. Good food. Love, love the variety of fresh flowers. And that wasmy son first try at ice skating.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

teleferico is one of the best destinations to visit when you are in caracas. on weekends there is huge line for ticket and for riding on cable car. nice view of caracas city from top. when you reach on avila mountain you can sit back relax and enjoy the mist.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Even though there were only about 30 people waiting in a queue, I would have had to wait for more than two hours in the heat. I quit, no thanks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Great way to escape the buzz of Caracas and get some amazing views of both the city and the Caribbean.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

i took the cable car up to the humbolt hotel in march 2015. there was afestival going on so there were many locals up there . the humbolt hotel was closed for renovation but the views from the top of the mountain are beautiful. make sure to eat some strawberries with cream while there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

A ride to the Cerro Avila with a magnificent view of the huge city of Caracas. Nothing expensive, although the staff is not properly friendly. Do not miss!

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Caracas, Venezuela
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My advice: Take the teleferico when you are coming down from El Avila (no waiting lines up there). Going up, you'll have to wait half a day to get on it. Lines are long and slow, mostly mornings. If you want to go up El Avila, it's better to take a car. You can hire a transportation service outside Hotel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Caracas Aerial Tramway ascends El Ávila Mountain within El Ávila National Park, in Caracas, Venezuela. The park area at the top of the mountain is a wide walkway along the ridgeline. Several sellers have set up food or handicraft kiosks. There is also a restaurant and ice skating rink, an enormous Venezuelan flag waving in the breeze, and the... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Assuming that you must visit Caracas (and dare to do it), then if you want to take a leisure day, a visit to Avila mountain using the "teleferico" (cable car) is a good bet. Taxis to and from the starting terminal are easy to find. Once in the teleferico, the trip takes about 30 min and all during the ascend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Local crushes, friendly people and typical art add to an amazing ride on cable car up the mountain and back

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