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Agencia de Viajes,
Posada y Restaurante.
Calle Urdaneta,
Santa Elena de Uairen,
Edo. Bolívar,
Venezuela

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Chirikayen Hike and Bike

The Chirikayen mountain is at 1650m above sea level and is easy to climb in three days. You will cross savannah, rainforests and see small gold or diamond mines. Feel the magical world of flat-top mountains and enjoy the fantastic views from the top. This is a great trip for beginners to get the feel for trekking!

Day 1:

We travel by 4 x 4 transportation to the typical Indian village of Chirikayen. Here we begin our mountain biking and ride to the lagoon at the foot of the Table Mountain. We rest and camp here for the night.

Day 2:

Today, we start walking after breakfast and ascend the Table Mountain which is approximately 1650m returning down to our camp late afternoon.

Day 3:

We leave our camp after breakfast and have an enjoyable days riding through the Gran Sabana. We stay overnight in Balbina with an indigenous family.

Day 4:

Today, we continue riding through the Gran Sabana with a rest for lunch on the way until we reach Santa Elena de Uairen.

 2 Days  Chirikayen

Day 1:

 From Santa Elena begin our mountain biking and ride to the lagoon at the foot of the Table Mountain. We rest and camp here for the night. overnight in hamac.

Day 2:

Today, we start riding after breakfast and ascend the Table Mountain which is approximately 1650m returning through the Gran Sabana with a rest for lunch on the way until we reach Santa Elena de Uairen.

Photos... (You will find more photos in our Photo Gallery)

Chirikayen Chirikayen
Chirikayen Chirikayen
Chirikayen
Chirikayen trek 3 days to untouched table montain and nature
Key information:
Number of days: 4
Price for 2 persons: 380,- EUR
Price for 3 persons: 350,- EUR
Price for 4 persons: 295,- EUR
Level of difficulty:
(1=easy  5=difficult)
3
Number of days: 2
Price for 2 persons: 199,- EUR
Price for 3 persons: 170,- EUR
Price for 4 persons: 140,- EUR
Level of difficulty:
(1=easy  5=difficult)
3
Minimum 2 persons required.
All prices are per person.

The sleeping bags and ground mats can be rented for 20.-euros. 

The day before there is a meeting at 17:00pm o´clock.

What's included:
Transportation 
Camping equipment
mountain biking
3 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 3 dinners
Guides and porters for food
(everyone carries their own personal belongings and equipment)
What to bring:

insect repellent
sun protection
hat
swim wear
light clothing
good walking shoes
flashlight
pocket knife
passport

How to get to Santa Elena:

Daily plane from Ciudad Bolivar to Santa Elena by Rutaca (80euros one way).
Bus connection from Caracas (22h), Ciudad Bolivar (9h) and Puerto Ordaz (8h). We recommend the comfortable busses from Expresos OccidenteLos Llanos and Caribe. If not available you can also use "Turgar" or "San Cristobal".

Other info:

We also provide a pick up service or assistance at the international airport in Caracas or Porlamar (Isla de Margarita).

Furthermore we have printable travel brochures for you.

Recommended books:

Recommended Travel map from Int. Travel maps, www.itmb.com, ISBN 0-921-46359-6

Guidebooks from Lonely planet, Footprint or Bradt Travel Guide

Books:
"into the heart" an Amazon love story from Kenneth Good ISBN 0-241-12792-0. One of the most fascinating books I read over a anthropologist who felt in love with a Yanomami woman in the unexplored Amazon jungle. Read it!!!

"The lost world", Arthur Conan Doyle, ISBN 0-812-97213-9

 

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