Roraima - (7 DAYS)

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680€/Person for a group of 2 to 3 people
500€/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
  • Porting of all the equipment of kitchen, food, tents and toilets for the trek
  • Porting of personal belongings (7kg/person) for the trek
  • All the meals
  • All the accommodations
  • Ground transportations

The price does not include:

  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Tips
 
DAY 1: Arrival at the Pemón Indian community of Paraitepuy
An English-speaking guide will meet you and the group at the airport of Santa Elena de Guairen. Transfer by road in the Gran Savana. We will visit the Jaspe Cascade, where we can refresh ourselves on these semi-precious rocks. Lunch at a roadside restaurant and visit of the cascade Arapena Merú. We will arrive in the afternoon in the Pemón Indian community of Paraitepuy with an exceptional view on the superb Mounts Roraima and Kukenan. Installation in the rooms. Dinner at a local resident's home.
Transport: Vehicle (about 2hr)
Accommodation: Cabins with beds
DAY 2: First day of the trek (Tek River)
After breakfast we will start our hike of approx. 4hr30 from Paraitepuy to Tek River where we will camp for our lunch and install our tent (1050m high). Enjoy a well-deserved swim on the River Tek. Dinner and overnight in tent.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Tent
DAY 3: Second day of the trek (Base camp)
Breakfast and outing for our second day of hiking (about 5hr30). At this stage, we will cross 2 rivers by foot. Picnic lunch on the way. Arrival to Base Camp (1870m high) where we will install our tents. Swim in the river. Dinner and overnight in tent.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Tent
DAY 4: Third day of the trek (Roraima ascension and exploration)
After breakfast, we will start to climb the Roraima (3hr30). Picnic lunch on the peak (2700m high) followed by our walk to explore the Crystal Valley (2hr). Return to camp to install our tents under enormous monoliths that provide shelter. Dinner.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Tent
DAY 5: Fourth day of the trek (Roraima exploration)
Breakfast. Day dedicated to the visit and exploration of the Roraima (7hr). Visit to different points of interest and observation of the endemic fauna and flora of this tabletop mountain. Picnic lunch and return at the end of the afternoon to the camp. Dinner and overnight in tent.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Tent
DAY 6: Fifth day of the trek (Tek River)
After breakfast, we will start our walk down from the Roraima to Base Camp (3hr). Picnic lunch. We will continue walking to the Tek River(4hr30). Installation of the tents and swim in the river. Dinner and overnight in tents.
Transport: None
Accommodation: Tent
DAY 7: Sixth day of the trek (Return to Paraitepuy)
Breakfast and walk outing on the last day of trek (4h30) to the Pemón Indian Community of Paraitepuy where we will prepare ourselves to take our 4X4 vehicle. Lunch in a roadside local restaurant and drive to Santa Elena, border city with Brazil, to go to the airport (possibility to book a hotel night if necessary to Santa Elena).
Transport: Vehicle (about 2hr)

SUMMARY:
Level: Moderate
Transport: Regular
Displacement: Walking, vehicle 4x4
Luggage transfer: By car and carrier (for the trek to the Roraima)
Accommodation: Cabins with beds and tents

The strengths of this circuit:

  • Sporting trek at the Roraima.
  • Discovery of the impressive and numerous cascades of the Gran Sabana.
  • Contact with the Pemón Indian population and discovery of their culture.
  • Discovery of the endemic flora and fauna of this table-top mountain Roraima which has the largest concentration of endemic species in the world.

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.