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Flights to Arauca

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Arauca is a department located in eastern Colombia, bordering Venezuela. The capital city, also called Arauca, sits at the meeting point of the Arauca River and the Venezuelan border. The department is part of the Orinoco Basin, known for its vast plains, known as llanos in Colombia. The climate is hot and humid year-round with an average temperature of 27°C (80°F). If you enjoy exploring natural landscapes, Arauca offers opportunities for hiking, birdwatching, and spotting wildlife like caimans and monkeys. The cultural scene is influenced by the llanera traditions, with music, dance, and cuisine reflecting this heritage.

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Airports near Arauca

There are multiple ways to reach Arauca - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Arauca.

El Dorado International Airport

This is the largest and busiest airport in Colombia and is approximately a 7-hour drive from Arauca. It offers numerous domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Camilo Daza International Airport

Located about 4 hours away from Arauca, this airport offers domestic flights within Colombia and limited international flights to nearby countries.


Simón Bolívar International Airport

Although it is a bit further away, approximately a 10-hour drive from Arauca, this airport is a popular gateway to the Caribbean coast of Colombia. It offers domestic and international flights.


Gustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport

If you are looking for a beach destination, this airport is worth considering. It is located on an island in the Caribbean Sea and offers domestic and international flights. However, it requires a connecting flight from a larger airport like Bogota or Cartagena.

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Things to do in Arauca

Discovering the many attractions of Arauca can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Cathedral Santa Barbara de Arauca

This cathedral is a beautiful example of colonial architecture and is located in the heart of the city. It's a great place to learn about Arauca's history and culture.

Caldas Park

This park is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. It's a great place to relax, have a picnic, or go for a walk. The park also has a playground for children.

Arauca River

The Arauca River is a major waterway in the region. You can take a boat tour on the river to see the wildlife and scenery. There are also opportunities for swimming and fishing in the river.

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