18 days in Guyana Itinerary

18 days in Guyana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Guyana trip itinerary builder
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Fly
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Georgetown
— 9 nights
Fly
2
Lethem
— 1 night
Drive
3
Iwokrama Forest
— 1 night
Drive
4
Orinduik
— 4 nights
Fly
5
Port Mourant
— 2 nights
Drive to Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Fly to Grand Cayman

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Georgetown — 9 nights

Garden City of the Caribbean

Guyana's capital and main urban area, Georgetown represents the starting point for many visits to the country.
Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring nature at Guyana National Park. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Guyana National Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Cathedral, enjoy the sea views from Georgetown Lighthouse, and take in nature's colorful creations at Guyana Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Georgetown trip maker tool.

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands to Georgetown is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Guyana Time is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Lethem.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
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Lethem — 1 night

Lethem is a town in Guyana, located in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region of the South American Country. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Kumu Falls.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lethem trip itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Georgetown to Lethem. October in Lethem sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Iwokrama Forest.
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Nature · Parks
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Iwokrama Forest — 1 night

One of the world's few remaining unspoiled tropical forests, Iwokrama Forest encompasses 3,700 sq km (1,400 sq mi) of lowland wilderness rainforest.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Iwokrama Canopy Walkway.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Iwokrama Forest journey planner.

Traveling by car from Lethem to Iwokrama Forest takes 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Orinduik.
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Parks · Wildlife
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Orinduik — 4 nights

Orinduik is a diamond mining community in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana, located at. Orinduik is known for nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Kaieteur Falls.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Orinduik trip itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Iwokrama Forest to Orinduik. You'll set off for Port Mourant on the 13th (Thu).
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Nature · Parks
Side Trip
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Port Mourant — 2 nights

Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and sugar cane fields to the south, Port Mourant hosts one of Guyana's largest and most colorful markets seven days per week.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Port Mourant Market.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Port Mourant trip planner.

You can fly from Orinduik to Port Mourant in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Guyana travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Gardens · Waterfalls
Land of Many Waters
A land of thick rainforest, expansive savannas, and lively Caribbean culture, Guyana is becoming more and more notable for its adventure and eco-tourism opportunities. Sightseeing in Guyana ranges from touring the colonial-era architectural gems of the historic capital, to hiking the verdant forest trails. Scenic waterfalls and mountaintops, laidback ranches, an array of tropical wildlife, and delicious Creole fusion cuisine await you on your Guyana holiday.
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