El Encanto del Karuay, Gran Sabana Venezuela
Remote Adventure Amid a Natural Wonder
Available: All year
Best time: July through September
This is one of the best adventures in the new regions of the Gran Sabana, open to Pemon Community Tourism. Natural beauties are known as the Irawanaimö Waterfall, the Boulder Jump, the Kormé Rapids, the Kosöricö Rapids and the Techinen Waterfall; and we will discover communities like Kosörico and Unatöi. The route, involves us with the life of the pemon around one of its main rivers.
The visit to Techinen Merü is the complement that integrates us respectfully to the nature and the culture that merges in this tributary of Caroní: the Karuay river. This excursion represents a wealth of unforgettable experiences.
Services & Itinerary
day 1: Kavanayen
day 2: Kavanayen – Kormé
day 3: Kormé – Unatöi
day 4: Unatöi – Salto Techinen – Kosöricö
day 5: Kosöricö – Kavanayen
day 6: Kavanayen
the program includes:
- Transportation IN - OUT
- 2 nights lodging in an inn in Kavanayen. •3 nights camping (includes tent)
- All meals, from dinner the first day through breakfast the last day.
•1 leader guider (Pemón)
•1 assistant guide (Pemón)
• Navegation in motorized curiara (20 Kg
maximum of luggage per person) •Transportation in a 4x4 from Kavanayen to Achiyanüpö and vice versa
the program doesn’t include:
- Flight: international and local flights are not included.
- You will need an ISOLATE and a SLEEPING BAG which put up with (+10°C/ 50°F).-
- Travel insurance.
The entire Karuay Alto route, involves us in the lives of the Pemón surrounded by their main rivers. The religious rituals and songs of the community are an unforgettable experience. The visit to Techinen Merü is the compliment that respectfully integrates us with nature and culture that is fused in the tributary of Caroní: Karuay River.