Embassy in Georgetown

Surinamese Embassy

Visa services are open from 9am to 11:30am Monday, Wednesday and Friday only; Tourist Card applications (US$40) can be dropped off from 8:30am to 10:30am Monday to Friday, with pick-up the same day from 1pm to 3pm. …
Bank in Georgetown


The most reliable bank; accepts international ATM cards. There are other branches, including at the Pegasus Hotel (least busy), and an ATM on the corner of Robb St and Ave of the Republic, and at both airports.
Tourist Information in Lethem

Visit Rupununi

Lethem's tourist information office has heaps of info, friendly staff, and can help book tours and accommodation. It may well move location in the future, so it's best to ask locally to confirm its location. Staff d…
Tourist Information in Georgetown

Iwokrama Rainforest Conservation and Development Office

The Georgetown head office for the excellent Iwokrama Rainforest project. The staff here help promote sustainable tourism to Iwokrama, one of the four last pristine rainforests left on earth.
Tourist Information in Georgetown

Tourism & Hospitality Association of Guyana

The closest Georgetown has to a tourist office, this government agency publishes the useful Explore Guyana guide and has maps and pamphlets to give out.
Hospital in Georgetown

St Joseph's Mercy Hospital

This private clinic and hospital has a 24-hour emergency room and pharmacy.
Tourist Information in Georgetown

National Parks Commission

You can book accommodation in Guyana's national parks here.
Embassy in Georgetown

Brazilian Embassy

Visa processing takes three to seven days.
Post in Georgetown

Post Office

This central postal hub can be hectic.
ATM in Georgetown


Accepts foreign cards.