The Chirikayen Table Mountain
Experience in only four days the fascinating world of the table mountains, the so-called
You will walk through the savannah interspersed with moriche palms. Looking steadily at the Chirikayen Table Mountain, also called the “Sleeping Indian”. An extraordinary endemic flora awaits you on the plateau. Carnivorous plants and rare orchids that fascinate even “non-botanists”. Since the Chirikayen trail is not as busy as the one of Roraima Table Mountain, you can often meet a deer or an anteater here.
The view from the plateau onto the savannah and across the rainforest, as well as onto the neighboring table mountains, is breathtaking. Especially if you hike above the cloud cover, you can only see the tops of the neighboring mesas piercing the cloud cover. Here then is captured by the magic of the mesas and only then understands why they are also called “islands in time”. They also see ancient Indian rock paintings. You refresh yourself at waterfalls, rivers and hidden bathing places. At the end of the tour we will visit and explore the “Tiger’s Cave”.
|TOURSTART||10:00 am in Santa Elena de Uairén|
|TOUR END||16:00 h in Santa Elena de Uairén|
Sleeping bag and sleeping mat
Sturdy hiking boots and light trekking sandals
|Minimum participants: from 4 persons|