of the wildlife treasures of Venezuela is to
have more then 680 species of birds and some
peculiar fauna; such as capybaras, crocodiles,
anacondas, piranhas, fresh water dolphins and
howler monkeys. Our ecotours will give you the
opportunity to discover many of these treasures.
Llanos (4 day excursion)
region of Los Llanos is characterized by a flat
savanna covered by grass and gallery forests along
the rivers. The main attraction of Los Llanos
is its wildlife, actually it offers great opportunities
for wildlife and bird watching. Because of the
open landscape the animals are relatively easy
to watch. Wildlife is abundant in both rainy and
dray season. The difference is that in the dry
season most animals concentrate near the scarce
sources of water, which makes them easy to spot.
(2 day excursion)
mysterious Relambago del Catatumbo (Catatumbo
lightning) is a unique natural phenomenon and
its cause is unknown. The phenomenon consists
of frequent flashes of lightning with no thunder.
On the way to the Maracaibo lake, among the rich
tree vegetation around the river, it is possibile
to see the red howler monkey and several endemic
species of birds.