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Flights to Caracas

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Book flights to Caracas

Caracas is the capital and largest city of Venezuela. It's a thriving metropolis located in a valley north of the country, with the dramatic El Ávila National Park separating it from the Caribbean coast. The city is known for its historical sites like the Caracas Cathedral, which dates back to the 17th century, and the National Pantheon where independence leader Simón Bolívar is buried. Modern attractions include Parque Central, a complex with the city's tallest towers.

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Airports near Caracas

Reach Caracas your way. You can easily travel to Caracas using any of these 4 airports.

Simón Bolívar International Airport

Located in Maiquetía, approximately 30 minutes drive from Caracas city centre, this is the main international airport serving Caracas and Venezuela. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Arturo Michelena International Airport

Situated in Valencia, about a 2-hour drive from Caracas, this airport serves as an alternative option for travellers. It mainly operates domestic flights but also has some international connections.


Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport

Located on Isla Margarita, this airport is about a 45-minute flight from Caracas. It serves as a popular tourist destination and offers both domestic and international flights.


General José Antonio Anzoátegui International Airport

Situated in Barcelona, approximately a 4-hour drive from Caracas, this airport is another option for travellers. It primarily operates domestic flights but also has some international connections.

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Buy your flights to Caracas and pay later

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With our Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) options, you can split the cost of your airline tickets into smaller instalments that can be paid back over time. Many of these plans are interest-free, but it's always a good idea to confirm this with your lending provider beforehand.

At Alternative Airlines, you can practically manage the budget of your trip by using BNPL for your flights to Caracas, ensuring a smooth, hassle-free experience!

Things to do in Caracas

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

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Mount Avila Cable Car

Take a scenic ride up Caracas' most iconic landmark, El Ávila National Park, on the world's longest single-span cable car. The park offers hiking trails with stunning city views, picnic areas, and a chance to escape the urban buzz. The cable car itself is an attraction, offering panoramic views of the city and surrounding mountains as you ascend to the park.

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Parque Nacional El Ávila (El Ávila National Park)

Escape the city and explore this vast national park. Hike through lush forests, go birding, or have a picnic in one of the many scenic areas. With over 1,600 species of plants and more than 400 species of birds, El Ávila is a haven for nature lovers. You can even cool off with a swim in one of the park's waterfalls.

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Plaza Bolívar

This lively square is the heart of Caracas and a great place to soak up the city's atmosphere. In the centre stands a statue of Venezuelan independence hero Simón Bolívar, while the surrounding buildings showcase colonial architecture. Street vendors sell local snacks and crafts, and musicians often provide entertainment. Be sure to check out the neoclassical Catedral de Caracas (Caracas Cathedral) and the Palacio Federal Legislativo (Federal Legislative Palace) which flank the plaza.

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