Maracaibo in Zulia is home to roughly 2,200,000 people.
Maracaibo is located 320 miles (515 kilometers) west of the national capital Caracas and 410 miles (660 kilometers) northeast of Medellin.
The Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Chiquinquira is a long-standing place of worship that is well worth checking out. Visit the site to explore its symbolic significance and then take your time to admire the architecture.
Plaza Bolivar is a perfect spot to relax and feel the heartbeat of Maracaibo. Treat the kids to an ice cream, mingle with locals and other visitors, and you’ll soon see why this square is so adored by Maracaibo residents.