14 days in Guyana Itinerary

14 days in Guyana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Guyana route planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Georgetown
— 5 nights
Fly
2
Lethem
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Iwokrama Forest
— 1 night
Drive
4
Orinduik
— 1 night
Fly
5
Port Mourant
— 2 nights
Drive to Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Fly to San Francisco

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Georgetown — 5 nights

Garden City of the Caribbean

Guyana's capital and main urban area, Georgetown represents the starting point for many visits to the country.
Georgetown is known for sightseeing, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: cast your line with Blackwater Adventures, enjoy the sea views from Georgetown Lighthouse, browse the exhibits of Guyana National Museum, and get advice or help at Guyana National Library.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Georgetown holiday planner.

San Francisco, USA to Georgetown is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Guyana Time is 4 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in December; daily highs in Georgetown reach 85°F and lows reach 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lethem.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Lethem — 3 nights

Lethem is a town in Guyana, located in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region of the South American Country. Take a break from Lethem with a short trip to Guyana Truly Wild in Yupukari, about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kumu Falls.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lethem trip itinerary builder site.

Explore your travel options from Georgetown to Lethem with the Route module. In December, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 80°F. On the 27th (Tue), you'll travel to Iwokrama Forest.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Side Trip
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): stroll through Iwokrama Canopy Walkway.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Iwokrama Forest route builder website.

Getting from Lethem to Iwokrama Forest by car takes about 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Orinduik.
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Wildlife · Parks
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Orinduik — 1 night

Orinduik is a diamond mining community in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana, located at. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Orinduik Falls.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Orinduik trip itinerary tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Iwokrama Forest to Orinduik. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Port Mourant.
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Parks · Nature
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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): pick up some local products at Port Mourant Market.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Port Mourant trip planner.

Fly from Orinduik to Port Mourant in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.
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Shopping
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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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