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Barquisimeto— 11 nights
Musical Capital of Venezuela
Barquisimeto houses a population of just under 2 million people and represents the fourth-largest city in the country.Kids will appreciate attractions like Parque Zoologico y Botanico Bararida and Seminario Divina Pastora. Get out of town with these interesting Barquisimeto side-trips: San Felipe (Parque de la Exotica Flora Tropical & Reserva Ecologica Guaquira), Lomas de Cubiro (in Cubiro) and Bodegas Club Pomar (in Carora). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Barquisimeto, make a trip to La Flor de Venezuela, pause for some photo ops at Monumento Manto de Maria Divina Pastora, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ah Mundo Barquisimeto!.
To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Barquisimeto trip planner .
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Barquisimeto International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in June, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Barquisimeto
San Felipe, Lomas de Cubiro, Bodegas Club Pomar, Ciudad Comercial Llano Mall
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