Enjoy a rain forest getaway in Guyana, South America. Visit the famous Kaieteur Falls, the world's tallest single drop waterfalls and stay at Sloth Island Nature Reserve, an ideal destination for birding and wildlife viewing. As its name suggests, Sloth island is the natural habitat for Sloths, monkeys and other wildlife. More so, its bird life is rich with more than 188 bird species being spotted in and around nearby areas. Sloth Island has recently been catapulted onto the international scene when the Harpy Eagle was twice spotted on the island.
Day 1: Arrival Fly to Guyana and transfer to the hotel for overnight. Overnight at Sleep in HotelDay 2: Sloth Island, Essequibo and Mazaruni River Safari (B, L, D) You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the town of Parika. Join our boat and travel up the Essequibo River to Sloth Island Nature Resort. The journey itself takes approximately 1 hour .Sloth Island is a place of tranquil beauty, where peace takes you over and nature leads you on a journey into lush green forests and a kaleidoscope of natural colours as you walk through the rain forest. At Sloth Island you’ll will hear the melodious sounds of birds on the treetops and the distant chatter of monkeys.The Main house offers 8 well appointed and spacious, self contained rooms for your comfort They exude a carefree and uncomplicated and simple lifestyle. Tibisiri and other furnishings and comfortable hammocks complete the transition into the natural world. Hospitable staff will provide you with delicious meals that will delight your taste buds. Long white sandy beaches are welcoming to those who wish to swim, or just take some sun tan! Other possibilities are boating /canoeing or kayaking to nearby Amerindian villages.. A mid Canopy walkway (10 ft high) is ideal for nature walks at any time of the day to spot sloth, and monkeys and other wildlife.. This evening, as the sun sets, you'll take an excursion up the Essequibo River by motor boat for a spectacular and unforgettable tour at Parrot Island where thousands of parrots come to roost. Return to Sloth Island Resort for dinner. Overnight at Sloth Island Nature ReserveDay 3: Kaieteur Falls (B, L, D) At dawn you will enjoy a nature walk in nearby trails. After an early breakfast, you'll be transferred to Georgetown and to the airport for your 1 hour flight to the famous Kaieteur Falls. At 741 feet (225 meters) Kaieteur Falls is five times the height of Niagara. It is a sight to behold. There is no other like Kaieteur in beauty and grandeur! View the waterfalls from various vantage points. You may be lucky to see the rare Guianan Cock-of-the-rock on your 2 hour tour. We will transfer you back to Georgetown in the afternoon and to your hotel. Overnight at Sleep in HotelDay 4: DepartureReturn home.