map
Map &
Directions
access_time
Hours
mode_edit
Been here?
Rate it
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Private La Candelaria Tour
"Walk around the stoned paths of the city center to be the spectator of a place where the architecture the art and the culture are combined in a perfect way. You will also have the opportunity to get to know The Congress The Prime Cathedral The Justice Palace and The Main Town Hall that are resisting the time in a zone full of history where the republic was built.If you are interested in the pre-Colombian tradition the Gold Museum in this Candelaria tour
From $79.00
 
Private La Candelaria Tour Including Lunch
"Witness the development of this cosmopolitan city. La Candelaria is the place that keeps the magic of the colonial era when the so called South American was just a seed of what it is today. Walking around the stoned paths of the city center is to be the spectator of a place where the architecture the art and the culture are combined in a perfect way. You will also have the opportunity to get to know The Congress The Prime Cathedral The Justice Palace and The Main Town Hall that are resisting the time in a zone full of history where the republic was built.If you are interested in the pre-Colombian tradition
From $129.00
 
Private Botero Museum Guided Tour Including Entrance Fee
"Botero is a figurative artist and sculptor from Medellín Colombia. He’s known for his unique style also called by some as Boterismo. He’s considered one of the most recognized living artists in Latin American therefor he is the most acclaimed Colombian artist. He exposed his pieces in 1948 for the first time and became a national eminence in 1958 when he won an award at the Salón de Artistas Colombianos. From 1966 to 1975 he divided his time among Europe New York and Colombia. In 1995 a guerrilla group blew up a sculpture of a dove The Bird
From $28.00

Squatter Settlements - Barrios Tips (4)

Safe and unsafe neighborhoods

Hi!Safe areas: Los Ruices, Sebucan, Los Dos Caminos, Palos Grandes, Parque del Este, Chacao, Altamira, Chacaito, La California, Bello Monte, Colinas de Bello Monte, Los Chaguaramos, Sta Monica,...
hossmar
Aug 03, 2008

Never enter into a 'barrio'...

Murders: 8,022 (2000) (per capita): 32 per 100,000 people Definition: Total recorded intentional homicides, completed. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and...
Schnorf's Profile Photo
Schnorf
Jun 08, 2005

Ranchitos

You will see them when you are flying in. You will see them as you are driving around town. From a distance they look cute and even beautiful at night but stay away from the ranchitos. They apear as...
Brokenwheel's Profile Photo
Brokenwheel
Aug 12, 2004

Very dangerous place

When you visit Caracas you MUST stay away from the popular places or "barrios" because they´re very dangerous. They´re located over the hills of the city, there are a lot of poor houses. If you stay...
vero_27's Profile Photo
vero_27
Mar 30, 2003
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Hotels Near Caracas

Hotels
Calle Mohedano, Urbanizacion el Rosal, Chacao, Caracas, 1060, Venezuela
Show Prices
Hotels
Final Calle La Guairita Urb, Caracas, Central Venezuela, 1010A, Venezuela
Show Prices
Hotels
Av. Libertador, Chacao, Caracas, Venezuela
Show Prices
Hotels
Avenida Mexico con Sur 25, (formerly Hilton), Caracas, Central Venezuela, 1010-A, Venezuela
Show Prices
Hotels
George Washington Ave, San Bernardino, Caracas, Central Venezuela, 1010A, Venezuela
Show Prices
Hotels
Calle 18 N 5-56 , Bogota, Colombia
Show Prices
carolinaEspada's Profile Photo

carolinaEspada

"THIS IS MY HOMETOWN"
View Member
Saringuis's Profile Photo

Saringuis

"Caracas"
View Member
travelife's Profile Photo

travelife

"Stopover in Caracas"
View Member
ezaguryk's Profile Photo

ezaguryk

"Caracas"
View Member
MalenaN's Profile Photo

MalenaN

"Caracas"
View Member
 
 

Things to Do Near Caracas

Things to Do

Avila National Park

Along the northern side of Caracas is the mountain range Cordillera de Ávila. Here there is a national park with may hiking trails and a great diversity of wildlife. To the peak of El Ávila (2175m)...
View More
Things to Do

Old Caracas (Centro)

CARACAS IS A VERY UNSAFE AND DANGEROUS PLACE TO VISIT. AFTER 8PM YOU CANT GO OUTSIDE UNLESS YOU WANNA BE DEATH. I FLOWN FROM CANADA TO VENEZUELA. AND LET ME TELL YOU. IN JUST ONE WEEK I WAS STOLEN...
View More
Things to Do

Museums

The Museum of Modern Art is one of the best of its kind in Latin America. It was inaugurated in 1973 and on 16 000 sq metres there are both permanent and temporary exhibitions. In the permanent...
View More
Things to Do

Urban Parks & Plazas

The entrance to the Botanical Garden is just next to the entrance to the University. On 70 hectare there are over 2200 species and all together 150 000 plants. There are a few greenhouses and there...
View More
Things to Do

El Hatillo

If you want to buy some authentic venezuelan craft, El Hatillo is the place to be. There are a lot of different stores, selling different things. There is one store that has it all. It's so big you...
View More
Things to Do

Teresa Carreno performing arts center

This is a cultural centre between Parque Central and the Natural Science Museum. The large, grey building has a retro-feel and is not particularly attractive. But if you have nothing planned for the...
View More

Getting to Caracas

Address

We don't yet have an address for this Warnings and Dangers. Help us improve our info!

Hours

We don't yet have hours for this Warnings and Dangers. Help us improve our info!

Map