Mérida is a world-known tourist destination, and its Corporación Merideña de Turismo (CORMETUR) is up to the challenge. It is useful to know at which points CORMETUR has tourist information booths, apart from its main office next to the airport. The locations and phone numbers are: Norte, on Avenida Universidad (+58 274 44 1076), Chorros de Milla, at the entrance to this park (+58 274 44 3864), Teleférico (cable car) (+58 274 52 1997), Jardín Acuario (66 0143), Passenger Terminal, on Avenida Las Américas (+58 274 63 3952), Central Market, on the same avenue (+58 274 62 1570). And in the town of Santo Domingo, on the Carretera Trasandina (Trans-Andean Highway).
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