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    Angel Falls kavac and Canaima

With its 1000 meters in height, Angel falls is the highest waterfall in the World! This unique cascade is located at Canaima National park and was declared by UNESCO as a natural World Heritage in 1994.

This is one of the dont miss trips. A place charged with powerful energy, and stunning views. Home of more than 500 species of orchids and bromeliads dispersed over a terrain crossed by beautiful red colored rivers ideal for swimming and drinking!

Probably the remarking feature is the fascinating table top mountains locally called tepuys home of Endemic flora and fauna not seen any other place In the world.

On this journey you will explore these rivers & jungles traveling in motorized indian dugout canoes passing through devils canyon a huge gorge eroded by wind and water over millions of years. Finally after sorting beautiful rapids you reach the breathtaking Angel Falls!

Angel Falls was discovered by Jimmy Angel in 1937 while searching for a river of gold. He and his crew where forced after a crash landing to hike for 11 days back down and show the discovery to the world.

LENGTH: 5 days - 4 nights

HIGHLIGHTS:
Hike to Angel Falls lookout point
Flight over Sngel Falls
Kavac village & Gorge
Hacha Falls & Canaima

TRIP INFORMATION:
Training level: Low
Distance: 2 hour hike on day 4

INCLUDED:
Air ticket P.Ordaz-Canaima-P.Ordaz, 1 night kavac camp in beds, 3 nights in hamocks, pre-departure planning packet, All meals indicated on the itinerary. (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner), English speaking guide, Experienced cook, camp assistants, Basic group camping equipment: Hammocks/netting, cooking and eating utensils, First-aid kit, Park fees, Four day dugout Indian canoe ride to Canaima, satellite pone.


Itinerary:
Day 1: ANGEL FALLS & KAVAC
Today we will start the adventure in Puerto Ordaz with the flight to Canaima, from where we will catch the flight to the Pemón Indian village of Kavac. In route, we over fly the Auyán-Tepuy (7,872), the massive 270-square-mile, flat-topped mesa from whose summit plunges the worlds highest waterfall with 3,281-foot drop. We land at Kavac, settle into our camp and have a short introductory hike, along a nature trail, identifying various tree & flower species, butterflies, and frogs. Arriving to Kavac Canyon, we wade through its narrow gorge to a secluded pool, where we enjoy a refreshing dip beneath the waterfall at the canyons end. We return to Kavac on a side trail, passing by a lovely cascade called Tawanarempa. In the afternoon, we follow another scenic trail for an hours hike through the surrounding savannah to the source of Kavac Falls. Tonight we sleep, native-style, in mosquito-netted hammocks hung under a typical churuata, or a thatch-roo...




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