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Range Name(s): Serranía del Litoral, Serrania del Litoral, Серрания-дель-Литорал     Geology: Tectonic
Max. Elevation: 2 765 m / 9 072 ft     Snow Line: Please update
Region(s): South America     Average Length: 745 miles / 1 200 km
Location: Venezuela: Anzoátegui, Aragua, Carabobo, Delta Amacuro, Falcón, Lara, Miranda, Monagas, Sucre, Yaracuy, Zulia; Trinidad and Tobago: Borough of Arima, City of Port of Spain, Tobago; ... Read more     Average Width: 50-170 miles / 31-106 km
Activity Type: Please update     Latitude/Longitude: 10°24'10.43''N
-66°-46'-49.424''W
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Parent Range: Andes     Nearest Airport(s): Simón Bolívar Caracas International Airport (CCS); Piarco International Airport (POS);
National Park(s): El Ávila National Park;     Convenience Center(s): Caracas;

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Two of the three major south american mountain ranges are located in Venezuela. The highest mountains of Venezuela belong to the Coastal Cordillera that is a part of the Caribbean Andes, while its most popular attractions - Mount Roraima and Angel Falls - do not belong to the Andes and are the part of the Guiana Highlands. Mountains of Venezuela mainly famous for their rock climbing areas as well as a numerous beautiful hiking routes.... Read more

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Serrania del Litoral is a mountain range that stretches along the Caribbean coast of Venezuela. It is a part of the Coastal Cordillera in Caribbean Andes. The maximum height of the mountains in the Serrania del Litoral does not exceed 3000 meters so mountain slopes are usually covered with green vegetation. The highest peak here is Pico Naiguata (2765 meters).

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Serrania del Litoral is located on the territory of the two countries - Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago. It runs east and west along the Caribbean Sea. This mountain range takes its origin in the west from Lake Maracaibo and extends up to the islands forming Trinidad and Tobago.

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