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Vieux Port, Cayenne

(30+ reviews on the web)
Landmark Tourist Spot
Visit Vieux Port for an unobstructed view of the North Atlantic Ocean. An excellent spot for bird-watching, the old pier allows you to observe red ibis and heron flying around and socializing. Watch the local fishermen or take advantage of calm waters and catch a few fish of your own. A picturesque sunset rewards those who linger until dusk. Using our international travel planner, Cayenne attractions like Vieux Port can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Certainly in the middle of the day there is really nothing special about this place. Perhaps it gets better later in the day once it becomes cooler.  more »
  • Where to get beautiful rosy sunsets with quiet fishermen and great birds, red ibis, herons, etc. Have a car or a bike because the walk from downtown is not particularly enjoyable.  more »
  • Not too far from the town centre is the old port of Cayenne. Its within easy walking distance and is a safe place to go. Popular with the locals as a fishing haunt if you turn up before dusk its a gre...  more »