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Flights to El Vigía

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El Vigía is a city in western Venezuela, located in the state of Mérida. It's known as a centre for commerce and agriculture in the region. The city's name translates to "The Lookout" due to its position overlooking the Maracaibo lowlands, which helped residents keep watch for pirates in the past. El Vigía offers a mix of modern amenities and historical sites. The Estadio Ramón Hernández is a popular spot to catch a game and cheer on the local soccer team, Atlético El Vigía FC. The city also has a sports complex for those who enjoy being active.

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Airports near El Vigía

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

Simón Bolívar International Airport

This is the closest major international airport to El Vigía, located approximately 550 kilometres away. It is well-connected to various international destinations and serves as a hub for several airlines.


La Chinita International Airport

Located around 200 kilometres from El Vigía, this airport offers domestic and limited international flights. It is a convenient option for travellers looking for a closer airport.


Arturo Michelena International Airport

Situated approximately 400 kilometres away from El Vigía, this airport serves as a regional hub for domestic flights. travellers may consider connecting flights from here to reach El Vigía.


Simón Bolívar International Airport

If you are willing to take a connecting flight, this airport in Colombia is an option. It is around 400 kilometres away from El Vigía and offers international flights to various destinations in South America and the Caribbean.

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Things to do in El Vigía

With a wide variety of attractions in El Vigía, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Las Heroínas Square

This lively square is a great place to people-watch and soak up the local atmosphere. It's surrounded by shops, restaurants, and cafes, making it a perfect spot to relax and enjoy a bite to eat. In the centre of the square stands a monument to the heroines of the Venezuelan War of Independence.

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La Guacamaya Park

This park is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. It offers a variety of activities, including hiking, biking, and picnicking. There's also a playground for children and a lake where you can go boating. The park is home to a variety of birds, including parrots and macaws, which is how it got its name, La Guacamaya, which translates to "The Scarlet Macaw" in English.

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Estadio 12 de Febrero

This is the home stadium of Venezuelan professional football team Atlético El Vigía FC. Even if you're not a football fan, the stadium is still worth a visit for its architecture and atmosphere. You can catch a game here or simply take a tour of the stadium to learn more about its history.

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