Guyana is officially called the Co-operative Republic of Guyana and is a member of the Caribbean Community. Situated on the northern coast of the South American continent, Guyana belongs to the rare group of Caribbean countries which is not an island. The beaches, monuments, events, museums, waterfalls, historical places, and national parks are some of the tourist attractions of Guyana.
Guyanese Dollar (GYD)
214,970 square km (83,000 square miles)
English, Guyanese Creole
GYT (Guyana Time) (UTC-4)
Climate & Geography
The hot humid climate of Guyana is made pleasant by the coastal winds, making it an ideal destination for the tourists. The periods between May to August and between November to January form the rainy seasons of Guyana.
Guyana is geographically divided into the five regions of low coastal plains, hilly sands, rain forests, savannah, and the interior savannah. The well preserved rainforests of Guyana are famous all over the world and won Guyana a reward of 45 million$ from Norway.
Roadways, waterways, and airways are the modes of transport available in Guyana.
Tourist & Immigration Info
Contact the nearest Guyanese Embassy for details on the procedures of obtaining visa for Guyana.