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Cave of Guacharo (Cueva del Guacharo)

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Address: In the hills near Caripe, south of Cumana, Venezuela
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Activities: Birdwatching
Description: The Cave of Guácharo, the largest natural cavern in Venezuela, lies just a...
The Cave of Guácharo, the largest natural cavern in Venezuela, lies just a few kilometers from Caripe.
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Home to the Oilbird

This is a much-visited attraction by Venezuelans. There is a refreshments bar, basic toilets, souvenir shop and parking. The adult entrance fee was BsF 50 when I went in 2014... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 12, 2014
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Madrid, Spain
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Madrid, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a much-visited attraction by Venezuelans. There is a refreshments bar, basic toilets, souvenir shop and parking. The adult entrance fee was BsF 50 when I went in 2014. In the wet season, October to April, obviously conditions in the cave are a bit more, well, wet, and water boots can be rented for Bsf 10. I recommend them,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Sounds much better in spanish. Very interesting attraction. Nice that only natural lighting is allowed. Nice little museum outside of the park as well.

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