Travelling To Guyana

Places To Visit – Guyana

1. Kaieteur Falls

Kaieteur Fall

http://www.kaieteurpark.gov.gy/

Kaieteur Falls It is one of the most beautiful fall in the world and one of the tallest. It is seven times taller than Niagra. It drops more than 700 feet.

2. St. George’s Cathedral

St. George’s Cathedral

http://www.stgeorges.org.gy/

It is the tallest wooden building in the world and one of the oldest colonial structures in Georgetown.

3. Parliament Building

Guyana Parliamen

http://www.parliament.gov.gy/visiting.php

Build in 1834, it houses the Guyana parliament, and one of the oldest structures in Guyana.

4. Guyana Zoo

Guyana Zoo

5. Demerara Floating Bridge

Demarara Floating Bridge

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demerara_Harbour_Bridge

It is one of the longest floating bridges in the world that spans the Demerara River and is located not far from the capital, Georgetown.

6. Cuffy Monument

Cuffy 1763 Monument

http://www.mcys.gov.gy/african_heritage_artifacts.html

7. Iwokrama

Iwokrama Rain Forest

http://www.iwokrama.org/wp/?page_id=198

Iwokrama is an area of pristine rain forest in Guyana and is located ~ 300 km south of Georgetown. This area was allocated by the the government for the preservation of the rain forest and allow for studies and habitation.

8. National Stadium

Guyana National Stadium

http://www.mcys.gov.gy/national_stadium.html

The stadium, located on the East Coast of Demerara was build to host the World Cup that was played in the caribbean in 2007. It is now the primary venue in Guyana for International cricket.

9. Stabroek Market

Stabroek Market

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stabroek_Market

One of the oldest building in Guyana, vendors of poultry, vegetables, drinks and all kind of food found in Guyana is here. It’s located in the capital city, Georgetown.

10. Umana Yana

Umana Yana

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Umana_Yana

This was build by the natives of Guyana, the Wai-Wai Indians and its appox 55 feet tall. It was build in 1972.

11. Walter Roth Museum

http://www.accessguyana.com/wp-content/uploads/Walter-Roth-Museum.jpg

Walter Roth Museum

http://mcys.gov.gy/walter_roth_museum.html

This museum of contains info and artifacts relating to Guyana

12. University of Guyana

University Of Guyana

http://www.uog.edu.gy/