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Address: Canaima National Park, Venezuela
Activities: Swimming
Description: This breathtakingly beautiful waterfall is 16 times the height of Niagara...
This breathtakingly beautiful waterfall is 16 times the height of Niagara Falls and one of Venezuela's top tourist draws.
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There are no any situable word able to describe how is the Kerepakupai Vena (original name of the Angel Falls). Only say beautiful, magnificent, majestic, amazing, impressive will... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

There are no any situable word able to describe how is the Kerepakupai Vena (original name of the Angel Falls). Only say beautiful, magnificent, majestic, amazing, impressive will not tell you the feeling you will have by the moment you have the first sight of this natural monument. I only can say that you will feel that you are blessed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

It was a long trek getting here by canoe but it was very well worth it. You can’t describe with words what a wonderful sight. The waterfall goes on forever. And I was so amazed by it all.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Booked a trip to the Angel Falls with Osprey expeditions. I arrived in the jungle on a small Cessna plane. The first day we visited the Sapo Falls and walked behind them. Accommodation that night was in an indigenous village. The next day we took a 4 hour motorised canoe to the Angel Falls. When we reach there we had... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We travelled here in 1991. In order to see the true beauty of these areas you have to travel when it is not the dry season. We were there in April 1991 and booked the plane trip into Canaima National Park. Very disappointing as we were able to sit on the dry waterfalls and there was little water coming over... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Take the trip down the river and spend the night sleeping in a hammock. Walk through the jungle until the falls suddenly appear. An unbelievable sight/experience. Swimming in the pool at the foot of the falls, lying back and looking up at the falls cascading down into the pool is one of the most wonderful experiences of my life!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

It was one of the greatest experience in my life! Words not enough to describe this perfect nature gift. We were on the small plane and flew so close to Angel falls as we could...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Our first glimpse of the rugged, eerie, flat-topped mountains, draped in rain-forest green with a circle of clouds around them, is awe-inspiring, considering we were up high in a plane looking down. Simply amazing.... and what an entree to start an adventure. This is definitely Sir Arthur Conan Doyle lost-world territory, shrouded in mystery and exquisite beauty. There are no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This trip is a must do, if you go to Canaima. Just flying around on a plane will not do it. You have to take the trip up on a "curiara" (local wooden canoe) and enjoy the spectacular views, the river views and spend the night on a hammock

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Angel falls Backpacker and kamadac booked the same tour in angel falls, so there is no difference in quality there. The tepuis are spectacular, rising out of the jungle rather than the savannah like in roraima, and it's amazing to boat through the jungle to the falls. There are tons of smaller waterfalls along the way and you can see... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The whole is excursion is pretty amazing, but after making the hike up to see the falls up close, the final reward of your efforts is nothing short of majestic. It's the tallest waterfall in the world.. what are you waiting for??

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Address: Canaima National Park, Venezuela
Location: South America  >  Venezuela  >  Guayana Region  >  Canaima National Park

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