Place des Palmistes, Cayenne

(2.4/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Take a breather from your tour of the city at Place des Palmistes, Cayenne's main gathering place. Palm tree shade this square that serves as a great starting point for sightseeing, relaxing, people watching, or picnicking. The area comes to life in the evening when the heat dies down and locals flock to the neighborhood's bars and cafes. Surrounded by colonial-era buildings, the square also features a statue of Free French leader Felix Eboue. Use our Cayenne vacation generator to visit Place des Palmistes on your trip to Cayenne, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • see simply :) a good bar next door, full of Chinese shops during Carnival to be in this place...
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  • Watched the parade for the carnaval and then had a drink in the hotel des palmistes. Nice but not a must do 
  • If you love palm trees this is obviously a fun place to visit! It is centrally located and has an interesting statue in the middle.