Large demonstrations in Venezuela today

The Venezuelan government and the opposition have called for demonstrations in central Caracas and throughout the country today, including on Margarita Island.

Advice For Travellers

Due to the economic and political crisis in Venezuela, protests have become frequent and can become violent. To minimize safety risk, avoid large public gatherings, rallies or demonstrations. Peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent. Expect delays on main roads in and out of Caracas, including from the Maiquietia International Airport.