Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, hosts the country's international airport and is therefore the gateway for visitors. This immense metropolis is home to nearly five million people, situated in the north, between the sea and the foot of the Avila Mountain.
Caracas Maiquetia International Airport (CCS)
40 - 60 minutes
Standard Time GMT -4.5; NO Daylight Saving Time
Caracas has a tropical climate, tempered by its relatively high altitude position and proximity to the sea. Temperatures are comfortably warm and vary little year round. The rainy season extends from June to December.
Caracas Cathedral, Parque del Este, Cerro El Avila, Angel Falls, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Sofia Imber, El Capitofio Nacional, Iglesia de San Francisco, Plaza Bolivar, Casa Natal de Simon Bolivar, Galeria de Arte Nacional, Museo de Bellas