Tour Duration –
4 Nights / 5 Days
Tour features –
• 2 nights in Georgetown
• Rupununi Savannahs
• 2 nights At Rock View Lodge
• Canopy walkway
• Guided tour to visit an Amerindian Community (Surama)
– Based on double occupancy.
– All inclusive meals, soft beverages at interior resorts
– Alcoholic beverages not included
– Ground /Local Air Transfers included
– Prices subject to change without notice
– Hotel Accommodation in Georgetown included.
– Pick-up from Cheddi International Airport provided
Arrive at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport Guyana. After which you will be transferred to Georgetown, the capital city and chief port of Guyana, which is situated on the right bank of the estuary of the Demerara River. This site was originally chosen as a fort to guard the early Dutch settlements of the river. Upon arrival you will be checked into your Hotel.
OVERNIGHT AT CARA LODGE – B
Depart your Hotel for the Eugene. F. Correia International Airport at 5:30am for your 7:30am flight to Lethem via Trans Guyana Airways scheduled flight. Upon arrival, you will travel via road to Lethem for approximately 3 hours depending on the conditions of the road.
Rock View Lodge is nestled between the Amerindian villages of Annai and Rupertee on the North Rupununi Savannahs of Guyana, where the foothills of the Pakaraima mountain range meet the tropical rainforest. The Iwokrama International Centre Field Research Station, the Canopy Walkway, the fourteen villages of the indigenous Makushi people, excellent birding locations and other resorts such as Karanambu Resort and Cattle Ranch are easily accessible from Rock View. The Lodge may be reached by air or road from Georgetown and Brasil (Boa Vista and Bon Fin).
After lunch of local dishes, depart Rock View Lodge to visit the Iwokrama Canopy Walkway, the new state of the art facility that winds through the treetops. Pass through 35 miles of unbroken rainforest to Guyana’s only canopy walkway, which offers magnificent view over the forest canopy ideal for bird watching and wildlife spotting.
Transfer from Iwokrama Rainforest to Rock View Lodge to enjoy the sunset in the Rupununi Savannahs.
OVERNIGHT AT ROCK VIEW LODGE – L/D
After breakfast, take a day tour of Surama Village. The Amerindian community of Surama is located in the heart of Guyana. The village is set in five square miles of savannah which is ringed by the forest covered Pakaraima Mountains. Surama’s inhabitants are mainly from the Macushi tribe and still observe many of the traditional practises of their forebears. A local guide will escort you for a short walk on a trail to observe the forest and bird life. As the afternoon cools your guide will take you on a tour of the village. Visit the local school, medical centre, church along with some of the village houses. Our guides will then paddle you on the Burro Burro River for opportunities to observe Giant River Otters, Tapir, Tira, Spider Monkeys and many more species. Return to village for lunch before departing Surama.
OVERNIGHT AT ROCK VIEW LODGE – B/L/D/B/L
Before breakfast, depart the Lodge for a 45 minutes hike to the Panorama Nature Trail which will provide you with the opportunity to glimpse wildlife.
After an early breakfast, depart Rock View for Lethem at 8:00am for your three hours journey to Lethem for your 1:00pm flight to Eugene.F.Correia International Airport. You will be provided with a packed lunch for your journey to Lethem.
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred via road to your hotel.
OVERNIGHT AT CARA LODGE – B
You will be transferred from your Hotel to the Cheddi Jagan International Airport for the flight to your next destination