22 days in Guyana, Suriname & French Guiana Itinerary

22 days in Guyana, Suriname & French Guiana Itinerary

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1
Georgetown, Guyana
— 7 nights
2
Paramaribo, Suriname
— 6 nights
3
Cayenne, French Guiana
— 6 nights

7
nights
Georgetown, Guyana

Georgetown ©
Guyana's capital and main urban area, Georgetown represents the starting point for many visits to the country.
Georgetown is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Cathedral, browse the eclectic array of goods at Stabroek Market, get advice or help at Guyana National Library, and admire the natural beauty at Guyana Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Georgetown trip planner.

Boston, USA to Georgetown is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Georgetown is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Georgetown when traveling from Boston in July, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paramaribo.

Things to do in Georgetown

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. George's Cathedral ©
St. George's Cathedral
Pandama Retreat & Winery ©
Pandama Retreat & Winery
Demerara Harbour Bridge ©
Demerara Harbour Bridge

6
nights
Paramaribo, Suriname

Paramaribo ©
With the chance to visit a World Heritage-listed inner city, tours of Paramaribo remain among the most culturally enriching things tourists can do in Suriname.
Get out of town with these interesting Paramaribo side-trips: Peperpot Nature Park (in Meerzorg) and Fort Nieuw Amsterdam (in Nieuw Amsterdam). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Palmentuin, explore the activities along Commewijne River, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Peter and Paul Basilica, and don't miss a visit to Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard).

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Paramaribo online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Georgetown to Paramaribo by flight takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Georgetown to Paramaribo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cayenne.

Things to do in Paramaribo

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Peperpot Nature Park, Fort Nieuw Amsterdam
Highlights from your plan
Saint Peter and Paul Basilica ©
Saint Peter and Paul Basilica
Palmentuin ©
Palmentuin
Fort Zeelandia ©
Fort Zeelandia

6
nights
Cayenne, French Guiana

Cayenne ©
The capital of French Guiana, Cayenne sits at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the department's Atlantic coast.
Get out of town with these interesting Cayenne side-trips: Kourou (Musee de l'Espace, Kourou Space Centre (Guiana Space Centre), &more), Chutes de Fourgassier (in Roura) and Bois de Rose Garden (in Montsinery-Tonnegrande). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Marshes of Caw, make a trip to Fort Ceperou, get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Guyane, and hike along Sentier du Rorota.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cayenne route builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Paramaribo to Cayenne. In July, daytime highs in Cayenne are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cayenne

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Kourou, Remire-Montjoly, Marshes of Caw, Chutes de Fourgassier, Zoo de Guyane
Highlights from your plan
Kourou Space Centre (Guiana Space Centre) ©
Marshes of Caw ©
Marshes of Caw
Les Iles du Salut ©
Les Iles du Salut

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