9 days in French Guiana Itinerary

9 days in French Guiana Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly:  21 h 15 min
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Newark


Cayenne ©
The capital of French Guiana, Cayenne sits at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the department's Atlantic coast.
Explore Cayenne's surroundings by going to Bois de Rose Garden (in Montsinery-Tonnegrande) and Kourou (Kourou Space Centre (Guiana Space Centre) & Les Iles du Salut). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Devil's Island, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sauveur Cathedral, examine the collection at Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanique.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Cayenne trip itinerary app.

Newark, USA to Cayenne is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Newark to Cayenne due to the time zone difference. In March, Cayenne is warmer than Newark - with highs of 85°F and lows of 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni.

Things to do in Cayenne

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kourou, Bois de Rose Garden
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Kourou Space Centre (Guiana Space Centre) ©
Kourou Space Centre (Guiana Space Centre)
Devil's Island ©
Devil's Island
Les Iles du Salut ©
Les Iles du Salut


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.
Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Camp De La Transportation and contemplate the waterfront views at Maroni (Marowijne) River.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni trip maker site.

Explore your travel options from Cayenne to Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni with the Route module. On the 20th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni

Parks Nature
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Camp De La Transportation ©
Camp De La Transportation