Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada, Merida
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Satisfy your thirst for adrenalin at Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada, an outdoor-lover's paradise in Venezuela's most mountainous region. The expansive national park offers a range of thrilling outdoor activities, including canyoning, white-water rafting, and mountain climbing up to peaks of 5,000 m (16,404 ft). If you're looking for a more relaxed way to appreciate the scenery, hire a guide and embark on one of the park's many excellent hiking trails. Take it easy in the higher-altitiude regions: you'll tire very easily until you acclimatize to the thinner mountain air. Using our custom trip planner, Merida attractions like Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Landscapes that offer these places along the Ridge are beautiful and especially for the lovers of mountain climbing. Especially between October and November the frailejones are fully flowered.
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  • A unique experience, no there is nothing better to see those hairs snow-capped peaks, unforgettable experience walking among your pathways
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  • I was in the cable car, I had the opportunity of being in each one of the stations, I saw the peak mirror and touching the snow, beautiful, very cold!
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  • Fine place
  • The Parque nacional Sierra Nevada (PNSN) is a national park of Venezuela located between Mérida and Barinas States in the western part of the country. Founded on May 2, 1952 by Decree 393 of the President Germán Suárez Flamerich, with the aim of protecting the Sierra Nevada de Mérida in the Andes. With his creation becomes the second Park was declared, after the National Park Henri Pittier, which would begin the history of national parks of Venezuela 15 years earlier. The Sierra Nevada is an area of great ecological importance for Venezuela, because it ensures the preservation of the ecosystem of greater height in the country, there are mountain ranges from higher altitudes in the Venezuelan Andes, including the Pico Bolivar, the highest landform of Venezuela with 5007 m s. n. m.
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  • Strange these mountains already need me to give me a tour of these wonderful sides I love my country and yet is the maximum.
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  • Beautiful park with very good views of one of the best in the Andean mountain climate perfect world very friendly people and great atenta to be accompanied by family
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  • A place that is worth much the penalty visit in time Christmas by them odds that there is of that this is see in all its splendor full of snow.
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