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Explore Roraima: Roraima guide tour

History According to South American aboriginal legends, the Rock of Roraima is not a rock at all, but the stump of a mighty tree that gives people all imaginable fruits and vegetables. The tree of plenty felled the anti-hero of ancient myths Macunaim, which, in fact, brought down the inhabitants of the great flood. In fact, the origin of the world’ unusual stones is not… Read More »Explore Roraima: Roraima guide tour

Georgetown Guyana full guide: what to do and what to see

At the point where the Demerara River flows into the Atlantic Ocean is the city of Georgetown. It is known as the metropolitan center of Guyana. The area is quite attractive because of the vast tropical forests that surround it. At the same time, the entire “green area” is filled with interesting “residents” – rare species of animals, and the sky is often seen flying… Read More »Georgetown Guyana full guide: what to do and what to see

Kaieteur Falls location and history + Kaieteur Falls tour price and description

In Guyana, the most famous attraction is Cayetur Falls. To reach it by air, you have to fly over the jungle for almost an hour, where you see no cities or other signs of civilization. Desription of the Kaieteur Falls tour There will still be people on board. At first you will be scared to fly, but it is interesting to watch the whole process… Read More »Kaieteur Falls location and history + Kaieteur Falls tour price and description

Where to Stay in Guyana: best hotels in Guyana

Where to Stay in Guyana Guyana has quite a few hotels of various classes, resorts, guesthouses, and B&Bs (bad nad breakfasts) to choose from. Below is a list of just a few of them, which may help you navigate, or if necessary, contact them directly to clarify prices, conditions and reservations. Prices are different everywhere, I will give you average values: Deluxe Junior Suite –… Read More »Where to Stay in Guyana: best hotels in Guyana

How to get to Guyana and transport in Guyana: buses, taxi, ferries prices

Most tourists arrive to Guyana by plane. But you can also get here by ferry across the border of Suriname and Guyana. How to get to Guyana by air A passport that expires no sooner than 6 months from the date of travel is necessary. Return flight ticket required. Visas necessary for certain countries. No visa needed for citizens of Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany,… Read More »How to get to Guyana and transport in Guyana: buses, taxi, ferries prices

Guyana local life: customs, religion, natives, prices

Guyana’s culture is an intricate blend of the traditions of ethnic groups as diverse as Hindus, Indians, Africans, Europeans, and Southeast Asians. This remarkable “mix of peoples” has contributed to the emergence of a distinctive Guyanese nation, manifesting itself in original spicy cuisine, religion, unique traditions of folk music and oral art, colorful clothing, and even in the distinctive local accent. Locals in Guyana Even… Read More »Guyana local life: customs, religion, natives, prices

Tourist safeTy in Guyana: all you need to know about crime a malAria

Crime Safety situation in the country is fairly calm but controversial. Street crime and physical violence are quite common in Georgetown, so foreigners in the city should take extra precautions. It is advisable to observe the rules of basic safety – do not carry large sums of money and jewelry, do not show expensive photo and video equipment, do not leave things on curbs or… Read More »Tourist safeTy in Guyana: all you need to know about crime a malAria

What a tourist should know about visiting Guyana: location, visa, best time to visit

Guyana’s History Like many other countries in North and South America, Guyana has long been home to the Arawak and Carib Indian tribes. Little is known about events of such antiquity, but according to anthropologists, people appeared in this area more than thirty thousand years ago. Interestingly, the name of the country has deep roots from this very period. “It is not surprising that the… Read More »What a tourist should know about visiting Guyana: location, visa, best time to visit