Chiricayen - 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS
1’610 METERS ABOVE SEA LEVEL
ON 5 SCALE, GRADE: 3. Photos
Jeep ride for 1:20 minutes to the village of CHIRICAYEN.
During our drive you will observe patches of beautiful jungle
small tepuys, and vast spaces of the Gran Sabana. After
lunch we trek for 5 hours to the WAILARIMU MERU campsite,
where there is a natural swimming pool close by with a 10
meter slide, with a small water fall. We recommend that
you use long trousers with light and long sleeved shirt
to avoid being bitten by the PURIPURIS (small and black
flies that leave their salaiva under your skin,not infectous
After breakfast we trek to the top of the tepuy for 5 hours,
which is quite an easy walk. From the view point at the
top, there are rewarding fantastic views of the surrounding
tepuys, jungle and the Gran Savannahs, the flora is unique
with tonns of orchids.
We begin to descend to continue our walk for 5 hours through
the jungle and savannah for our return to SANTA ELENA
WHAT IS INCLUDED: Transport to Chiricayen,
food during the trek, tent, mats, sleeping bag, English
spoken guide, porters for the food and equipment only, all
the cooking equipment.
WHAT IS’NT INCLUDED: Tips and personal
WHAT TO BRING: 2 long trousers, 2 dri-fit
t-shirts, 3 pairs of socks, plastic bags for your crucial
stuff, camera, hat or cap, repellent, sun screen, sun glasses,
swim suit, torch light, trekking boots, sandals, water bottle
liter and a half, rain gear, sweater.