Day 1: Early morning drive from Santa Elena during two hours to Paraytepui Indian Village. In this point starts the trekking to the first contact with this lands, Tepuyes belongs to the oldest rock formation in the world. Walking during 5 hours, hiking across the hills of La Gran Sabana, until arrive to the camp close to Kukenan River, for fresh up, take a quick bath in the river.
Day 2: Today after breakfast we starts with 5 hours hiking, bring you to the base camp. In the way, enjoy the view with pretty small carnivorous plants, and orchids, late in the afternoon is the best chance to see the colors of sunset reflected in the walls of Roraima.
Day 3: Plenty vegetation will guide your steps, hard trekking during 2 hours, with the opportunity to a fresh up moment in the waterfall, also amazed by all kind of plants: mosses, cactuses and orchids, especially for endemics species like Stegolepis and the heliamphora, a carnivorous plant.
Day 4: The whole day is for discovering this formation, with ecosystems original from precambric period, passing around this stones will shake your imagination! Trying to find figures around it, breathtaking places, like the quartz valley, truly impressionist, feel the energy of this place where the dual spirituality of human beans is present.
Day 5: We leave the ancient-world try to keep inside your eyes all this amazing landscapes. This is the last moment on the top. Hiking back to Kukenan.
Day 6: Walk back to Parai Tepuy.
- Mosquito Repellent
- Sun block
- Trekking boots
- Rain jacket
- Bathing suit
- Sun glasses, cap or hat
- Batteries and medicaments if you need it.
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