Created in 1944, Caracas Botanical Garden is a display of exuberant nature, as interesting for the scholar as for the ... More
Created in 1944, Caracas Botanical Garden is a display of exuberant nature, as interesting for the scholar as for the layperson. It contains more than 2,000 native and non-indigenous species as well as more than 100 types of palms and four greenhouses for bromeliads, ferns, orchids and shade plants. In addition, 100,000 trees belonging to 80 species grow in the Arboretum and more than 100,000 types of plants are found in the herbarium. The natural forest and the Henri Pittier Library, the country's oldest, complete this valuable natural lung in the capital.
I abslutely loved it!!! It was warm and sunny!!!the peole there are sooo nice and there is so many places to see!! There was a lovely beach that was very secluded and we went surfing, jet skiing, got to swim with dolphins, and there were some great dancing places!!! I loved it overall!!
Although thousands of tourists go up the Cerro El Avila every day, you may only want to reach its summit,
or the coast on the other side of the mountain. In that case, Caracas has two cable car routes ...
To enrich your visit to the historical center of Caracas, you may include the Casa Amarilla, a building that stands
on the same grounds where the Caracas Royal Prison was located during colonial times, at the beginning of the ...
This building dates to the end of the 16th century and has served, successively, as a Franciscan convent, seat of
the Central University of Venezuela and, currently, as the headquarters of the Academies Palace. Academies, plural, since it houses ...