23 days in French Guiana Itinerary

23 days in French Guiana Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vijayawada
Fly:  38 h
1
Cayenne
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Les Hattes
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Montsinery-Tonnegrande
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Sinnamary
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  40 h
End: Vijayawada

8
nights
Cayenne

Cayenne ©
The capital of French Guiana, Cayenne sits at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the department's Atlantic coast.
Venture out of the city with trips to Eglise Saint-Dominique de Roura (in Roura) and Jardin Botanique de Guyane (in Macouria). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Devil's Island, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sauveur Cathedral, take a stroll through Place des Palmistes, and examine the collection at Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cayenne online holiday planner.

Vijayawada, India to Cayenne is an approximately 38-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to French Guiana Time (GFT) is minus 8.5 hours. When traveling from Vijayawada in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cayenne: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Les Hattes.

Things to do in Cayenne

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Remire-Montjoly, Macouria, Eglise Saint-Dominique de Roura, Sentier de la Mirande
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Devil's Island ©
Devil's Island
Place des Palmistes ©
Place des Palmistes
Fort Ceperou ©
Fort Ceperou

5
nights
Les Hattes

Les Hattes ©
Les Hattes is known for beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Plage des Hattes.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Les Hattes online travel route planner.

Getting from Cayenne to Les Hattes by car takes about 3 hours. You will leave for Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni on the 15th (Wed).

Things to do in Les Hattes

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Plage des Hattes ©
Plage des Hattes

1
night
Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni

Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni ©
As an arrival point for prisoners, Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni played an important role in French Guiana history as a penal colony of France.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Camp De La Transportation.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni road trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Les Hattes to Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Montsinery-Tonnegrande.
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Camp De La Transportation ©
Camp De La Transportation

3
nights
Montsinery-Tonnegrande

Montsinery-Tonnegrande ©
Montsinery-Tonnegrande is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Le bagne des Annamites and admire the natural beauty at Bois de Rose Garden.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Montsinery-Tonnegrande trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni to Montsinery-Tonnegrande. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to Sinnamary.

Things to do in Montsinery-Tonnegrande

Parks
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Bois de Rose Garden ©
Bois de Rose Garden
Le bagne des Annamites ©
Le bagne des Annamites

1
night
Sinnamary

Sinnamary ©
Sitting by the eponymous river, Sinnamary provides easy access to French Guiana's rainforest.
On the 20th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Crique Canceler and then identify plant and animal life at Pripri De Yiyi. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Crique Toussaint.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Sinnamary day trip planning app.

You can drive from Montsinery-Tonnegrande to Sinnamary in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sinnamary

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Crique Canceler ©
Crique Canceler
Pripri De Yiyi ©
Pripri De Yiyi