- 7 flights per week
- 1,500,000 residents
- VEB Bolivar
InselAir destinations Miami, St. Maarten, Bonaire, Aruba, Haiti and St. Domingo have smooth connections via Curaçao to Barquisimeto and vice versa. Barquisimeto, Venezuela’s fourth largest city, that holds the name of the city of music, is known for its events and cultural activities. The Palacio Municipal, the Museo de Barquisimeto and the modern cathedral in the city-center, are great to visit. The Barquisimeto business markets are focused on food trade, and industries such as plastic, farming and the automotive industry.
Capital of: Irribarren
Language(s): Spanish is understood and spoken by most habitants
Population: Approximately 1,500,000 habitants
Area: 2760 km² (1066 sq. miles)
Elevation: 566m (1857 ft)
Climate: Sunny climate with a constant cool breeze and a yearly average temperature of 27.8°C (82°F)
Sports: Football and Baseball. The Cardenales de Lara is a team in the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League.
Our top to do list
- Catedral de Barquisimeto
- La Flor de Venezuela
- Estadio Metropolitano de Lara
- Plaza Bolivar
The city of Barquisimeto is one of those cities in the world with a beauty so timelessly poetic that it cannot be put into words. Being capital of the state Lara, the captivating and charming city is nestled beautifully on an area right next to the Turbio River. The city inspires titles such as ‘City Of The Twilight’, which is a testimony to all the natural beauty it is blessed with.
Sites of interest: Barquisimeto Atheneum; created by cultural promoters, for the rescue of the cultural traditions of the city. The Obelisk; which commemorates the 400th anniversary of the city. Museum Barquisimeto; this museum with several collections used to be a hospital. Juares Theater; has sveral tourist attractions and many entertainment shows. It was the first theater of the state and was recently renovated.
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Near Sambil Barquisimeto Mall
Located in Barquisimeto, Lidotel Hotel Boutique Barquisimeto is in a shopping district, minutes from Sambil Barquisimeto Mall, and close to Bararida Zoo and Park. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Juarez Theater and Barquisimeto Cathedral.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. 32-inch plasma televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks.Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Don’t miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, shopping on site, and tour/ticket assistance.Dining Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.Check availibility from $179
Near Sambil Barquisimeto Mall
With a stay at Hotel Tiffany in Barquisimeto, you'll be convenient to Sambil Barquisimeto Mall and Bararida Zoo and Park. This hotel is within close proximity of Juarez Theater and Barquisimeto Cathedral.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 108 air-conditioned rooms featuring private pools and private spa tubs. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Enjoy recreation amenities such as a nightclub or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional features include babysitting/childcare, gift shops/newsstands, and a hair salon.Dining Satisfy your appetite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants.Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.Check availibility from $154