Destination guide

The majestic setting of Caracas is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's museums, monuments and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Caracas. This city's cafés, parks and mountain views draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Caracas

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Caracas a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warairarepano Cable Car (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Parque Italo Americano (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Parque Zoologico Caricuao (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Expanzoo (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Caracas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Caracas is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Calvario Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Park Caobos (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Caracas Botanical Garden (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Proceres Promenade (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • East Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Los Chorros Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Caracas

Fly into Caracas (CCS-Simon Bolivar Intl. of Maiquetia), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Caracas Station. You can get around Caracas by jumping on the metro at La Hoyada Station, Teatros Station or Capitolio Station.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Caracas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Caracas. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Federal Capitol: 34 vacation rentals
  • Olympic Stadium: 34 vacation rentals
  • East Park: 34 vacation rentals
  • Libertador Simon Bolivar House: 34 vacation rentals
  • Simon Bolivar University: 34 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Caracas listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.