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cheap hotel close to the Caracas airport

Montag, September 1st, 2014

Economic Inn near the airport in Caracas

Actually the airport that serves the city of Caracas is located in Maiquetía, a town on the coast 50 minutes from Caracas. For those who travel to other regions of Venezuela, sometimes you will need to sleep near the airport for your connection the next day. A very good choice to the Catimar Hotel is the Inn “Posada Doña Alcinda”. It is located on Atlántida  Avenue in Catia La Mar. They offer lodging with transportation to and from the airport. At the tourist service module in the halls of national and international arrivals you can request for calling the inn. The rooms in the inn are nice and clean. Contact details are: e-mail:,  website,  Phones 0058 414 1312538  and 0058 414 0150328


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Information about departure and arrival of flights

Sonntag, Juni 10th, 2012

vuelos2.jpgThrough the official homepage of the Maiquetía airport in Caracas, one can obtain information about the status of any national flight departing this airport. The information is acurrate and thrustfull. Visit There is also other important information for passangers there, unfortunately only in Spanish, but there is google translator :-)

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Airlines with flights to Caracas

Mittwoch, Mai 25th, 2011

Airlines with flights to Caracas





Air France

Air Europa




Air Canada





Domestic Airlines with flights to Porlamar









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Travelling in Venezuela by bus

Mittwoch, März 23rd, 2011

Travelling by bus is a very good option if you have enough time and you love the contact with people and seing landscapes. In Venezuela there are several bus companies that provides comfortable units and good fares. Airconditioning is very strong in all buses, so take a blankett and a jacket with you on your trip. Some of the most know bus companies are:

Aeroexpresos ejecutivos  offer routes form Caracas and back to Barquisimeto, Ciudad Bolivar, el Tigre, Maracaibo, Maracay, Maturin, Puerto La Cruz, Puerto Ordaz, San Felix and Valencia.

Rodovias: from Caracas and back to almost everywhere in the country. They have comfortable buses.

On the homepages (follow the links please) you can obtain information about schedules and routes.

Vuelos Porlamar Los Roques

Montag, Mai 3rd, 2010

Buenas tardes desde Barcelona – España,Soy empleado de American Express Viajes y juntamente con mi mujer que trabaja para Lufthansa en el aeropuerto de Barcelona estamos organizando un viaje a Isla Margarita.

En nuestro viaje a Isla Margarita nos gustaría también poder visitar “Los Roques”. Es por eso que me pongo en contacto con ustedes para preguntarle a cerca de las compañías aéreas que vuelan a los roques desde I.Margarita. Me podrían ustedes facilitar los emails de los contactos en esas compañías.

Quisiera saber que tarifa aplican a los empleados de compañía aérea y de agencia de viajes para el trayecto ISLA MARGARITA – LOS ROQUES ida y vuelta.

Muchas gracias de antemano por su ayuda.

New Airline La Venezolana

Montag, Mai 26th, 2008

Venezuela has a new airline for domestic flights: La Venezolana. It offers flights from Porlamar (Margarita Island) to Caracas and also offers other destinations: Maturín, Cumaná, Maracaibo, Santa Bárbara, El Vigía, and Aruba.

You will find more info on the official website of the airline 

Soon they will offer other destinations: Barcelona, Puerto Ordaz, Valera, Valencia and Bogotá, Curazao, Lima, Panamá, Santo Domingo, and Trinidad.

The airline is on time and has good air fares.

International Flights to Margarita Island

Montag, Mai 12th, 2008

There are several charter airlines that fly directly to Margarita Island International Airport Santiago Mariño.
Germany: Condor Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
UK: First Choice every 15 days, Sunday
Netherlands: Arkefly, Wednesday
Czech Republic: Czech Airlines, Tuesday and Wednesday
Spain: Air Plus, Monday

There are also flights from Margarita Island to Trinidad and Grenada with the following Venezuelan airlines:

Conviasa, Trinidad and Grenada, daily
Avior, Trinidad, daily
Rutaca, Trinidad (new)

Most of this airlines offer online booking through their homepages – just click on the name of the airline and you will be directed to the main page.