Travel from Georgetown, over the Demerara Harbor Bridge to Parika. Then by speed boat up the Essequibo River and over to the Mazaruni River. Visit Fort Kyl Over Al and learn of the Dutch period of Guyana, then to the Rainforest and hike to Marshall Falls, a swim in the falls is the perfect cool down. Continue to Aruwai Resort, enjoy a scrumptious Lunch and swim in the pool, or just relax and enjoy the music. Enjoy the sunset on the Essequibo River as we return to Georgetown, the perfect end to an amazing day.
Mazaruni (Aruwai) River Tour – Guyana Daytrip
- Tour the Essequibo and Mazaruni Rivers
- Visit Fort Kyl Over Al
- hike the rainforest to Marshall falls
- Lunch at Aruwai Resort
- Swim at Aruwai Resort (Swimming pool)
Departure Time: 07.00AM
Return Time: 19.00PM
Travel along Guyana’s coastland from Georgetown, over the Demerara River to Parika. Enjoy an adventurous boat ride up the Mighty Essequibo river. Our first stop is at Fort Kyk – Over – Al to learn about our history; a Dutch Fort built in the 17th Century. Further up the River we pass many islands, there are 365 Islands in the River.
At Bartica, the Essequibo meets the Mazaruni and Cayuni Rivers, we head up the Mazaruni River and pass the Mazaruni Prison, Aruwai Resort and a few Quarries.
Finally we enter the Rainforest to hike to the Waterfalls. Approximately 80% of Guyana is rainforest. After a challenging hike we come upon Marshall Falls and its the perfect cool down.
After we leave the falls, we visit the rapids on the Mazaruni River. Then we head back down the river to the luxurious Aruwai Resort for lunch and relaxation and lots of pictures.
As we head back to Parika the sunset along the Essequibo River is the perfect end to a wonderful day
(Tour requires a minimum of 12 persons).
Transportation from Georgetown to all sites, return
• Travel by road and boat
• Tour Guide
• Entrance Fees