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Kaieteur Falls

| Georgetown, 00000, Guyana
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Worth every effort to get there!

Kaieteur Falls is one of the last remote waterfalls to visit without a crowd. It was way more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amanda B
Worth the visit

So you have 3 options, you can trek there over 3 to 4 days and fly back, you will need to pay the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ericdmc85
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At 825 feet, these falls are nearly five times as tall as North America's Niagara Falls.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kaieteur Falls is one of the last remote waterfalls to visit without a crowd. It was way more difficult to get there and back than we thought it would be, but we managed to do it WITHOUT a tour company. (Please note: Dagron tours were...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So you have 3 options, you can trek there over 3 to 4 days and fly back, you will need to pay the full flight fair as it means a tourist cannot use the outward seat. If you have the time and money, this is...More

Thank Ericdmc85
Reviewed July 10, 2017

These falls are a definite must-see if you're ever in Guyana. After a slightly scary one-hour plane ride from Ogle airport over the vast lushness of the Guyanese landscape, you'll arrive at the small landing strip outside the Kaieteur Falls Visitor Centre. From there you'll...More

1  Thank Zelillem
Reviewed June 29, 2017

While the rainy season may not be the best time to view birds or wild life, the water falls are just amazing. The falls were going full force and while the internet argues whether this water fall is in the top 10 list, it is...More

Thank nidan196
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Simply magnificent! One of the best things to see and do while in Guyana. Don't leave without visiting! Our group of 6 had breath taking trip to the falls. Starts with a 50 minute plane ride. Small plane but everything was right on time and...More

1  Thank Wangfox
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We booked a tour to the falls and due to us running around Guyana, we could not pay in advance but the tour operator nervously held our spot. There were five of us! When we arrived(late due to our taxi driver) Lenny (He's in charge)...More

1  Thank Penelope D
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Stunning example of Guyana's pristine wilderness. You can augment your fly-over with a gentle walk to several look-out spots for more breathtaking views of the falls and down valley. Rainbows abound. We went with the very capable and accommodating Air Services Ltd. This is truly...More

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed April 28, 2017

This is one of those must do trips if in Guyana, it is not cheap but well worth it just the flight to the falls gives you an idea of the vast size of the Country , on landing at the falls you will be...More

1  Thank Andrew L
Reviewed April 6, 2017

This was one of the most peaceful relaxing adventure I have been on. The Flight there was piloted by a very skilled Female pilot. ( don't know her name ) but fantastic takeoff and landing on a 2000 FT runway. The Hike was a bit...More

3  Thank Mark B
Reviewed March 28, 2017

I was born in Guyana, Linden that is but moved as a child to Toronto! I decided to visit family in Guyana after not being there for years and had to add Kaiteur on my list of things to do! This was about 2 years...More

1  Thank Rene H
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Curls2013
May 30, 2017|
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Response from SunnyW358 | Reviewed this property |
You can do it, but tell the guide that you will have to walk slower and take breaks in between. You can see the Falls without the guide at your own pace, but it is always nice to hear background stories. I would say, just... More
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sofia874
May 23, 2017|
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