LOS LLANOS (4 DAYS)

FROM
400€/Person for a group of 2 to 3 people
300€/Person for a group of 4 or more people
(The circuit can also be arranged for 1 person: contact us)

The price includes:

  • An English speaking guide during the duration of the trip
  • Local guides
  • All the meals
  • All the accommodations
  • Ground transportations

The price does not include:

  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Tips
 
DAY 1: Arrival in Los Llanos
An English-speaking guide will meet you and the group at the airport of Barinas and transfer to the Mantecal Camp (about 3hr). Lunch at camp and first contact with the exotic fauna of the Llanos (caimans, capybaras, iguanas, birds, etc.). Tour of the camp and its surroundings and dinner.
Transport: Vehicle (about 3hr)
Accommodation: Rooms with beds and hammocks
DAY 2: Immersion in Los Llanos
Breakfast and excursion on a motorized boat. Observation of the freshwater dolphins, caimans, big turtles Mata-Mata (more than 1m long). Return to camp for lunch followed by a second outing by boat for a piranhas fishing. Return to camp, dinner accompanied with a local music band from the Llanos.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Rooms with beds and hammocks
DAY 3: Outing in Jeep Safari 4x4
Breakfast and outing early in the morning to spot the birds in this ornithological paradise. We will be in the best conditions to observe those animals in their natural habitat (such as the gabán soldado whose height is 1.5m). Return to camp for lunch and Jeep Safari 4x4 outing: observation and contact with water snakes like anacondas. We also might encounter wild anteaters and tapirs. Return to camp where we will dine and sleep.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Rooms with beds and hammocks
DAY 4: Horseback riding and return to Barinas
After breakfast, we will horseback to the plains: viewing of howler monkeys, armadillos, birds and much more. Return to camp for lunch and transfer to the airport of Barinas (possibility to book a hotel night if necessary to Barinas).
Transport: Vehicle (about 3hr)

SUMMARY:
Level: Easy
Transport: Regular
Displacement: Walking, canoe, boat, vehicle 4x4, car
Luggage transfer: By car
Accommodation: Rooms with beds and hammocks

The strengths of this circuit:

  • Discovery of the exceptional fauna of the Llanos (many birds among others).
  • Observation and contact of the abundant wildlife of Los Llanos with local guides (caimans, anacondas, piranhas…).
  • Camp located in the countryside close to the wildlife.
  • Horseback riding in the plains.

Depending on the number of participants in the group and date and period of travel, the suggested accommodation in the trip description may change but will be of equivalent class.