Phantom Canyon & Angel Falls

10 days

Phantom Canyon & Angel Falls

10 days

Join one of the most exciting hikes to the Phantom Canyon in the Aprada Tepui deep in Canaima National Park.  

10 days

Scarlet macaw wingspan @ Queens Zoo

Day 1
Early morning transfer and assistance to Caracas National Airport. Flight to Canaima National Park, onward to Purpurken, a tiny Pemón community, deep in the heart of Canaima National Park. Excursion to a small waterfall (40-50 mins), Kui Meru, enjoy a refreshing swim in the natural “swimming hole” before returning back to the village. Overnight in Purpurken. (D)

Day 2
Breakfast, hike about 11kms (3-31/2hrs) to Prada River where we will rest, take a swim and enjoy a snack en route to our base camp (11/2 – 2hrs further) on the other side of the foothills / forest. Set up base camp – overnight in tents / hammocks. (B,L,D)

Day 3
Breakfast in the jungle, hike to Ghost Canyon and Kavanarupa water fall. Lunch and relaxation before returning to base camp. (11/2hrs approx. each way). Overnight at base camp in tents / hammocks. (B,L,D)

Day 4
Breakfast before returning to Purpurken village. Stopping en route at Prada River for a snack and refreshing dip (4-5hrs). Cultural ceremony performed by the children of Purpurken. Overnight in tents or hammocks. (B,L,D)

Day 5
Breakfast, relaxation before flight to Canaima (B). Arrival by midday, lunch included. Dinner and overnight at standard lodge. 

Day 6.7.8.9.10 Angel Falls Expedition
All meals  (except Lunch and Dinner on Day 10). English speaking guide.
Boat trip onto Canaima lagoon and hike to Sapo Falls.
River expedition to the base of Angel Falls.
Accommodation in hammocks in front of Angel Falls for one (2) nights  + beds for two (2) nights at your chosen lodge
Flight out of Canaima N.P at 1030am on Day 10, arrival at 1130am.  No lunch included.
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Best times of the Year:  

Angel Falls:  May-November. 
Orinoco Delta will never be a problem, it is great all year round.  Weather is constrantly changing and rain has never been a big deal. Please contact us and let’s find the best option for you. 

Llanos:  October – April. 
Catatumbo:  October- December

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Angel Falls

Orinoco Delta

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Angel Falls 
Suitable for people of most ages who have a basic fitness level. Elevation gain of less than 800 meters.

Orinoco Delta: very easy. Longest hike 30 minutes in flat muddy terrain. 

Llanos: easy

Catatumbo:  very easy

Caracas:  very easy

Andes:  easy. We will have a hike at about 3600 meters above the sea level but it won’t be hard at all. 

 

 

Angel Falls

Airport and hotel pick ups in Private Vehicle,
Wooden motorized canoe 
Small airplanes for 6-18 passengers.

Flight over Angel Falls:
Only to be arranged on spot.  Talk to Ben, he can give you more information about Helicopter tours. 

Catatumbo, Andes

Private car transfers

Glass Fiber boat with 40 HP Out of boards. 

Well selected tourist category hotels/lodges  in between all destinations.
Angel Falls: Rustic / Hammock front of the falls.
Canaima Lagoon:  standard lodge with private bathroom and beds.

Andes:  local posadas lodge with beds + private bathroom.  

Llanos:  Bedrooms with private bathroom and air conditioning. 

Catatumbo:  Hammocks on a stilt house, share bathroom. Quite rustic and not very comfortable. One night here is enough.

Caracas: standard tourist category hotel with private bathroom in a nice and safe area in town. 

 

Angel Falls

Hiking: 3 Kms or 1,86 miles in total. 
By boat: about 40kms each way. 

Hot and humid.
From 12 to 35 Celsius  

Orinoco Delta: 

90% humidity. Hot like crazy. 

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Includes

Excludes

  • Accommodation
    Angel Falls: 2 night(s) in Lodge / 2 nights in shelter camps with hammock
    Catatumbo:  1 night in rustic stilt houseLlanos: standard lodge with beds, private bathroom and AC. Caracas:  standard hotel in a very nice and safe locationAndes: standard posada with beds and private bathroom. 

    Transportation
    Travel by Private vehicles, foot, boat, Flights x 4

    Meals
    As outlined in the itinerary (B,L,D)

    Excursions & Activities
    Angel Falls River Expedition+ Canaima Lagoon + Sapo Falls and/or Hacha Falls + All Transfers IN & OUT Catatumbo lightning.  Andes hikes.  Llanos WIldlife safaris. Caracas City Tour.

  • Gratuities
    Porters
    International and domestic air tickets to the gateways of Canaima
    Travel insurance (mandatory)
    Alcoholic and soft drinks
    Spending money – budget for meals, snacks, drinks,
    limited souvenirs, laundry, tips and any extras

    National Park fee in Canaima US$ 20

    PCR Test is mandatory wth negative result 48 hours prior the Angel Falls Expedition. 

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