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Kavak

Canaima National Park, Venezuela
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Spectacular spot on Planet Earth

We arrived on foot coming from lesser known Uruyen camp. Kavak is on the southern side of... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2017
Eduardo S
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Caracas
Awe factor of 10000

Well just getting there is a whole adventure but once you are there the whole village of indigenous... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2016
OneChrisChoc
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A trip to this village consists of traveling through a rainforest, then swimming into a cave that opens into a grotto containing a splendid, 300-foot waterfall.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Canaima National Park, Venezuela

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Reviewed April 14, 2017

We arrived on foot coming from lesser known Uruyen camp. Kavak is on the southern side of Auyantepuy, a spectacular 700 km2 plateau or "Tepuy", From there you can walk to the Kavak cave, a really magic place that could be a perfect set for...More

1  Thank Eduardo S
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Well just getting there is a whole adventure but once you are there the whole village of indigenous inhabitants will receive you. Then you have to walk around 45 minutes along the river to get to a cave with a fall inside it! This is...More

Thank OneChrisChoc
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful small Indian community in the south of Venezuela. Only accessible by private plane (you may charter) Walk down a small river and through mountain walls to arrive at the most beautiful water fall Red water from all of the minerals of the region. Refreshing...More

Thank diana M
Reviewed March 23, 2016

As others have mentioned, the park is magnificent, and the Kavak village of huts is very well placed for hiking and other recreational activities. The rooms are well-furnished, but no hot water is available, and electricity only in the evenings. The food is wholesome, but...More

Thank Frequenttraveller076
Reviewed August 3, 2015

While waiting at the airport of Canaima I see the little Cessna appearing in front of me. The pilot climbs out and asks me to become his co-pilot. I feel like a school boy again. The next forty minutes I will never forget. Flying... and...More

Thank PetervanderGiessen
Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Our experience traveling to Canaima National Park could not be better!!! Was an unforgettable experience. agency: Kavac Rooms: comfortable beds, clean restroom. Advices: flight early to Canaima. Request to do first "salto del sapo" and Angel fall for second day Food is limited so if...More

1  Thank Jaime Alexander C
Reviewed July 2, 2015

they are no doubtedly the best excursions , i have had a wonderful experience . thanks kavac team thanks to anthony . the accomodation is also very adequate enough.

Thank occlusion_vikas
Reviewed March 21, 2015

We did this as a day trip combined with an overflight of Angel Falls. You start by hiking about twenty minutes until you come to a fats flowing stream. Here you leave your clothes and just continue in a bathing suit and socks to give...More

2  Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed February 12, 2015

Place clean, friendly staff, good accommodation. Food was great. and guide was excellent. Thanks Frank.

1  Thank adm31
Reviewed December 9, 2014

We are just getting back from Canaima. The National park is one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen. It's so untouched and its views are so breathtaking that if you ever doubted there's a god you will be convinced there's a major power...More

3  Thank Jhoana V
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