Aragua is a state in north central Venezuela. It is famous for its fertile valleys and beautiful beaches, and is within easy reach of Caracas


Other destinations

Scenery from Henri Pittier National Park

Get in

Buses from the Caracas La Bandera bus terminal go to Maracay (1.5 hours) and La Victoria (1 hour). Change at Maracay for buses to Choroni (2 hours).

Get around

A railway linking Aragua with Caracas is currently under construction but all travel at present is by road. A fast highway runs the length of the state.



Hang gliding is offered close to La Colonia Tovar, on the road down towards La Victoria.


The Hacienda Santa Teresa's Zafra restaurant, in El Consejo, is open weekends until sundown, offering interesting variations of traditional Venezuelan dishes with a rum theme, as well as international dishes.


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