Best Things To Do in Caracas, Venezuela

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Caracas.

Caracas may not be as popular as other cities in Venezuela, but don’t let that fool you. Caracas is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Caracas.

If you have plans to visit Venezuela and are not sure if Caracas should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Caracas and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Caracas

Here is the list of things to do in Caracas and tourist attractions in city.

  1. El Hatillo

    Address: Caracas

    At $ 50/- a night, this is a homestay, run by a lady from her three bedroom apartment. The reviews are good. 
  2. Nelsons Place

    Address: Sabana Grande, Caracas 1050, Venezuela (Sabana Grande)

    Run by a college professor, it is an apartment which is let out at $ 60/- per night. The property is located close to the station, the Sabana Grande Boulevard, and the Shopping Mall
  3. La Plaza Bolivar

    Address: Caracas, Venezuela (Catedral)

    Near the centre of the city, the area has several buildings in colonial architecture style. Simon Bolivar’s statue is also located here.
  4. La Casa Natal De Simon Bolivar

    History Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Esquinas de San Jacinto a Traposos, Caracas, Distrito Capital, Avenida Universidad, Caracas, Distrito Capital, Venezuela

    The La Casa Natal De Simon Bolivar is a museum which is originally the birthplace of Simon Bolivar, a man of heroic stature who played a significant role in the Venezuelan and Latin American independence. It is a 17th-century building that depicts history in a luminous way. It is a nice single-story building that carries a classic look consistin...Read more
  5. Museo De Arte Colonial

    Address: Caracas Venezuela +58 212-5518190

    An old house used to stage concerts during week-ends. It is located in the Quinta Anauco on Av Panteon in San Bernardino
  6. Universidad Central De Venezuela

    Address: Ciudad Universitaria Caracas, Venezuela

    A sprawling university campus. Designed by Carlos Raul Villanueva it is a masterpiece of art and architecture. 
  7. Jardin Botanico

    Address: Paseo Colón, Caracas 1050.+58 212 605 3973

    A botanical garden with tropical plants and trees, it islocated next to the Central University. 
  8. Parque Del Este


    Address: Avenida Francisco de Miranda, Caracas 1071, Miranda, Venezuela

    The Parque Del Este or East Park is officially known as the Francisco de Miranda Park which was opened in the year 1961 within 200 acres of green pasture land at the mountain foothills. The park land has diverse landscapes namely the gentle undulating open grass fields, dense forestry penetrated by meandering trails and the paved garden area boa...Read more
  9. Centro De Arte La Estancia

    Address: Caracas,Contact: +58 212 507 8815

    This is a famous art gallery.