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Fort Ceperou, Cayenne

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Climb up to Fort Ceperou and explore what’s left of this centuries-old fortification. A bell tower and a few fort walls are all that remain, perched up on top of one of the highest points in the town. This spot offers some of the best views of the city. The fort's remains lie in ruins, giving the site an atmosphere of an aging fortress that has seen its fair share of battles. Use our Cayenne travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Fort Ceperou and other attractions in Cayenne.
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  • Wonderful view on the entire city of Cayenne to a side view of the sea on the other side. Don't miss if you go to Cayenne
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  • On this tour they taught lots of history about the independence of Guiana and importantly who was strong in wars of the past. Very interesting tour to understand a little more about life in Guyana.
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  • Oh my God what a let down. There is not a lot to see. and I'm not quite sure if you're supposed to be able to go inside to but I couldn't,there is not a lot left of it. from the top you can see the to...  more »
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  • The site offers us one of the most beautiful views of the city of Cayenne. An easily accessible and essential place in Cayenne.
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  • Views of Cayenne, the port and the river! Plus: easily accessible if it is motivated.
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  • to preserve beautiful heritage with breathtaking view on Cayenne
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  • Very beautiful tourist site in Cayenne. The city view is impressive. The renovation of the fort is underway.
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  • Good to see the centre of Cayenne at the top!
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