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The largest lake in South America, Lake Maracaibo is a vital resource to...

The largest lake in South America, Lake Maracaibo is a vital resource to the Venezuelan petroleum industry. The lake is a refuge in an area that is otherwise semiarid, and it has been home to native populations for centuries. Visitors intested in environmental issues can enjoy eco-tours of Lake Maracaibo that cover information about local wildlife and Venezuelan efforts to clean up the lake.

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Catatumbo

Our experience was so good with gravity tours that we decided to add an overnight tour after Los llanos to catatumbo. Catatumbo We weren't expecting much of catatumbo since... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2015
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

Our experience was so good with gravity tours that we decided to add an overnight tour after Los llanos to catatumbo. Catatumbo We weren't expecting much of catatumbo since it wasn't the right season to see the Lightning. But it ended up being an amazing end to our trip. The same guide and driver from gravity tours took us around... More 

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Reviewed 14 March 2015

We spent a few days out on Lake Maracaibo in 2010. It was easily one of the best experiences I have ever had as we got to witness the Catatumbo Lighthouse, an amazing nightly display of lightning. We stayed out in a stilt village called Ologa near the township of Congo. A visit to Congo is a must as well.... More 

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