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Kaieteur Falls

| Georgetown, 00000, Guyana
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Stunning

The best waterfall I have ever seen in my life. The national park is stunning, and there are so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amanda B
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One of the Must See Attractions in Guyana

Kaieteur is really the only publicized tourist destination in Guyana. That said, it's the main... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nicholas M
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At 825 feet, these falls are nearly five times as tall as North America's Niagara Falls.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best waterfall I have ever seen in my life. The national park is stunning, and there are so many great viewpoints. I highly recommend spending a few nights here so you can avoid crowds and enjoy the falls at different times during the day...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kaieteur is really the only publicized tourist destination in Guyana. That said, it's the main destination for a reason! It's absolutely spectacular, if you're a waterfall addict or not. We took a day trip from Georgetown departing from Ogle Airport with Air Services Ltd., and...More

Thank Nicholas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having just visited Mount Roraima, we didn't think we'd be as impressed by anywhere else so soon. Well Kaitetuer Falls sure managed it. The fall is majestic and as good as everyone says. But our stay here made it even better. We stayed at the...More

Thank Ying Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The journey to the falls is as good as the falls. we went in a small plane that seats 12. Pilot could have been friendlier. The guide was very informative. we had to go through a short trek through the forest and then you see...More

Thank anisa2804
Reviewed November 3, 2017

It was a wonderful experience to breathe in the fresh mountain air that such altitude and hear the rush of the water as it tumbles over the edge. The short walk guided by the park ranger took my group to three vantage points where we...More

1  Thank Feea P
Reviewed September 28, 2017

After flying in to the area aboard a 12 seater light aircraft and took some spectacular shots from the air before we landed on arrival at the visitors center. Our guide welcomed us and we proceeded to walk along a track to the view point...More

Thank sue C
Reviewed August 20, 2017

I did the falls as part of a package tour, which I highly recommend. There were 3 viewing places, each better than the other. Wonderful photo ops. Very impressive. Not to be missed when in Guyana.

Thank TravelinAlan
Reviewed July 30, 2017

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

3  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed July 20, 2017 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

2  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

2  Thank Zelillem
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Nicola S
October 19, 2017|
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Response from Amanda B | Reviewed this property |
So this trip is definitely not the easiest to do. But there are two main bus "parks" in Georgetown. They are the major streets with lines of shuttle vans (off High street around Brickdam st). You are going to want to ask... More
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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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thank you for the reply!
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