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At the river mouth of the Demerara

Walking past the Marriott Hotel we came here to have a look at the river mouth, where the brown... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
saronic
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Zurich, Switzerland
Historical landmark in Georgetown, Guyana

I just passed by and was not able to go in because the place was closed at my time of arrival. Not... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
sleepy155
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Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking past the Marriott Hotel we came here to have a look at the river mouth, where the brown water of the Demerara flows into the sea and coloring it brown for quite a distance. It was a quiet Sunday with not many people around....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

I just passed by and was not able to go in because the place was closed at my time of arrival. Not sure if they allow visitors to enter. The lighthouse is interesting but it is not a must see. Built by the Dutch in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Nothing special, but it is visible from far. Not too far from the Marriott Hotel. Can not go in, since it is locked.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Spent 4 days in Georgetown, not a lot to see or do. Nice to walk around, everyone is friendly. Head out to ogle airport, about 10 mins by van, to get your kaituer tickets, from air services Ltd. $166 us

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank buxtonred
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The lighthouse is a curious structure that we found on foot by following the tourist map given to us on arrival. It wasn't possible to go inside the day we were there and I am not sure if you can on other days but it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank paddiperkins
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It’s stripy tall and closed. It’s a lank mark but not an attraction. Drive past but no need to stop as it’s on not that inspiring

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank J2510TClaurab
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Our driver took us on a tour of the capital during our visit and we passed this landmark. It's nothing special but it's one of Guyana's tourist attractions.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Interesting lighthouse surrounded by buildings in the city. I didn't go in, but it was interesting from the outside, as much for its location as anything.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Still very neat to see an older landmark but this lighthouse is locked up and only able to be seen from the road. The lighthouse is blocked from the ocean by the nearby Marriott and a light has been mounted on the hotel.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank JuannyChico
Reviewed 21 April 2016

It is a walk up a steep and winding climb with more that 100 stairs. Totally worth the climb when you get to the top. A birds eye view of the city and the Atlantic ocean. Takes your breath away.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Lisa S
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When I saw it in 2010 you could just see it from the bottom outside. You just passed by.
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