Tap water safety in Caracas (Venezuela ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Caracas is not safe to drink.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 33 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Low"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Caracas, if you know a reliable source for that feel free to shoot us a message in the chat below!

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 767$ per year in Caracas by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.

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Like in most countries, water quality and accessibility differs from location to location, therefore it's the best to check the information available on that place.


Tap water safety in all of Venezuela

Lonely Planet

Tap water is generally fine for brushing your teeth, but is not recommended for consumption, particularly outside urban areas and in the current crisis. Water shortages across the country mean you should be conservative in your usage, to say the least.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally not safe for consumption.