Mérida state is in the middle of Andes region of . By plane to the airport at El Vigia, or direct to Merida city. The latter involves some impressive landing, the airport being tucked into the valley between steep mountains.

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the capital of State, is located in , at the foot of the , 15 kilometers from Venezuela's highest point.


is a city in Mérida, in the Venezuela Andean Mountains and belong to the region called Paramo in Spanish because of the cold wind and high altitude full of Frailejones.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 844,000
  • Latitude of center: 8.5° or 8° 30' north
  • Longitude of center: -71.1667° or 71° 10' west
  • Elevation: 2933 meters (9623 feet)
  • Neighbors: , and
  • GeoNames ID: 3632306

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