Attractions

Top Choice Waterfall in Kaieteur National Park

Kaieteur Falls

You may have been to Salto Ángel or Iguazú Falls, seen Niagara or not even be particularly interested in waterfalls, but it doesn't matter: go to Kaieteur Falls. Watching 30,000 gallons of water shooting over a 250m…
Distillery in Guyana

Demerara Distillers

One-hour tours take you through the distillery – where you'll see the last operating wooden coffey still in the world – warehouse, heritage center and gift shop.
Museum in Georgetown

National Museum

An old-fashioned institution documenting the nation's cultural, social and political history via some odd artifacts and very old stuffed critters.
Museum in Georgetown

Castellani House

This gorgeous wooden building erected in 1877 is home to the National Art Gallery and rotating art exhibits, many by local artists.
Library in Georgetown

National Library

Andrew Carnegie built the National Library in 1909. Go inside to find a collection of old books.
Museum in Georgetown

Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology

A small museum in a breezy old building with lots of Amerindian items from Guyana's nine tribes.
Zoo in Georgetown

Botanical Gardens Zoo

Museum in Northwest Coast

Guyana Heritage Museum and Toucan Inn

Observatory in Iwokrama Rainforest

Canopy Walkway

Only 60km south of the field station, Iwokrama's Canopy Walkway, a series of suspension bridges hoisted 30m above the forest floor, offers bird's-eye views of native greenheart trees, high-dwelling red howler monkey…
Market in Georgetown

Stabroek Market

One of the city's most prominent landmarks is Stabroek Market, a cast-iron building with a corrugated-iron clock tower. The frenetic and colorful market dates back to the late 1700s, although the current structure w…