in Demerara-Mahaica Region, Guyana
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 6.804 and -58.155 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 6° 48' 16" and W -58° 9' 18"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - GYD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 09:50 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: America/Guyana
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:53 am and 5:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -7.282 and 121.774 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Karumpa Timur
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Guyana.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Guyana. Last Update: 2023-12-10 08:11:50
Georgetown in Demerara-Mahaica Region with it's 235,017 citizens is a place in Guyana. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Georgetown is now 09:50 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports near Georgetown. The closest airport in Guyana is Ogle Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Vreed-en-Hoop, Anna Regina, Bartica, Fort Wellington and Linden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Sunday, 10th of December 2023
29°C (85 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Monday, 11th of December 2023
30°C (85 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 12th of December 2023
29°C (85 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Guyana Marriott Hotel Georgetown
Kanhai's Center of Excellence
Julian Guest House
an Ascend Hotel Collection Member The Opus Hotel
REGENCY SUITES HOTEL
CARA LODGE HOTEL
PRINCESS HOTEL GUYANA
RAMADA GEORGETOWN PRINCESS HOT
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Sewage and The City - Part 1 - Real Problems
This episode has taken us all around the city of Georgetown assessing a few of our major environmental problems. The garbage buildup, drainage and the sewage seeping onto our streets and into...
Georgetown Cricket Club - Real Landmark
One for the cricket lovers! Take a quick tour of the historic Georgetown Cricket Club.
Sprawling Dilapidation Atlpilot36's photos around Georgetown, Guyana (guyana stinky seawall)
Preview of Atlpilot36's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/atlpilot36/2/1263634678/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod...
Kaieteur Falls; Oh my God Els_and_peter's photos around Georgetown, Guyana (oh my god kaieteur)
Preview of Els_and_peter's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/els_and_peter/1/1257285714/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod...
Georgetown or “Garden City of the Caribbean” is the capital of Guyana. City's main income is from tourism: it attracts 86% visitors of the country. . Guyana. (乔治敦, ジョージタウ...
Guyanese GUYANA Garbage Must Clean-up (GGMC)
Let take a walk along the sideways of capital city Georgetown. The site of cooperate and natural waste line the streets,sideways and near by ponds and pot hole. Guyana is a beautiful country...
Photography and Memory
On the 6th of November 2014, Karran Sahadeo gave a talk at the Moray House Trust in Georgetown, Guyana about how our memories are effected by the camera and other gadgets. Sahadeo retraces...
Talking Parrots in Guyana Zoo
Very talkative pair of Parrots. When the camera stopped rolling, they would pick at each other and then simulate a human laugh. This was taken at the Guyana Zoo in Georgetown this past Christmas...
Venezuela y Guyana fortalecen lazos bilaterales
Venezuela y Guyana lograron ampliar aún más los lazos de cooperación y de buena vecindad, ayer los cancilleres de ambos países firmaron varios acuerdos en la ciudad de Georgetown con la...
Venezuela y Guyana afianzan lazos bilaterales
Los presidentes de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro y Donald Ramotar, de Guyana, se reunieron en Georgetown para afianzar los lazos bilateral en todas las áreas: comercial, energía, producción...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
St. Stanislaus College
St. Stanislaus College is a Grade A Senior Secondary School in Georgetown, Guyana. It has a student population of 500 and a teaching staff of forty. Admission to the school is normally through the Secondary Schools' Entrance Examination.
Guyana Zoo (officially Guyana Zoological Park) is a zoo located in Georgetown, the capital of Guyana. The zoo officially opened in 1952, but its grounds had been used as botanical gardens since 1895. Some of its most popular attractions are Harpy Eagles and manatees. As of 2005, the zoo had approximately 25 staff. The Calgary Zoo has partnered with Guyana Zoo as "sister" zoos.
State House, Guyana
State House (formerly "Government House") located in Georgetown, is the official residence of the President of Guyana. It was previously the official residence of the Governor of British Guiana before the colony gained independence and became Guyana. The building dates back to 1858. It was the residence of the Governor General and in 1970, the country's first president, Arthur Chung, resided there.
The Bourda is a cricket ground in Georgetown, Guyana, used by the Guyanese cricket team for matches with other nations in the Caribbean as well as some Test matches involving the West Indies. Located in Bourda in Georgetown, Guyana, between Regent Street and North Road, it is home to the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC). The ground is reminiscent of old baseball stadiums, due to its cantilever stands.
Georgetown Football Stadium
Georgetown Football Stadium is a multi-use stadium on Vlissengen Road in Georgetown, Guyana. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 2,000 people.
Splashmins Fun Park
Splashmins Fun Park and Resort is an amusement park in Georgetown, Guyana. It is located on the Soesdyke-Linden Highway. The theme park features shows, pristine plant life and beaches. The Park is built on one hundred and sixty four acres of amidst numerous species of flora and a variety of fauna which include spectacular bird life. Splashmins is a privately owned resort.
St. Rose's High School, Guyana
St. Rose's Secondary High School is a government school on Church Street in Georgetown, Guyana, serving students in grades 7-12 in Georgetown, Guyana. To be accepted into the school, the student must receive a certain grade in their Secondary Schools Entrance Examination (SSEE). This is the fourth highest school in Guyana, closely followed by St. Joseph High School (Guyana).
Roman Catholic Diocese of Georgetown
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Georgetown (erected 12 April 1837, as the Vicariate Apostolic of British Guiana) is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Port of Spain. It was elevated to the Diocese of Georgetown on 29 February 1956. The diocese's cathedral, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, is located in Georgetown, Guyana.
The Business School Guyana
The Business School was founded in 1975 by Erma Bovell. Bovell, a deeply religious individual, started the school to provide secretarial training for girls from low-income households. These girls were unable to get an education in the public school system in Guyana. This training provided them opportunities to gain employment and to play a positive role in their curriculum. The Business School is located in the heart of Georgetown, Guyana at 43 Brickdam.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Guyana)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the government ministry of Guyana responsible for directing the nation's external relations and the operations of its international diplomatic missions. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett has directed the ministry as Minister of Foreign Affairs since April 2008. The ministry is located in Guyana's capital city, Georgetown.
Bourda Cemetery, Guyana
Bourda Cemetery is an eighteenth-century cemetery situated on Bourda Street in Georgetown, Guyana. Formerly known as "Bourda's Walk", Bourda cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Georgetown, and the only surviving plantation cemetery in the city. It is considered a national landmark and has been listed as a national monument by the National Trust of Guyana.
Castellani House, Guyana
Castellani House is a large nineteenth-century building, which is situated on the corner of Vlissengen Road and Homestretch Avenue in Georgetown, Guyana. It was designed and constructed by the Maltese architect, Cesar Castellani, between 1879 and 1882. Originally serving as a residence for colonial government officials, Castellani House has been the home of Guyana's National Art Gallery since 1993.
These districts belong to Georgetown.
- Alexander Village
- Bel Air
- Bel Air Gardens
- Bel Air Park
- Bel Air Springs
- Blygezight Gardens
- East Ruimveldt
- Festival City
- La Penitence
- Lamaha Gardens
- Mc Doom
- Meadow Bank
- Meadow Brook Gardens
- New Haven
- Prashad Nagar
- Roxanne Burnham Gardens
- South Ruimveldt Gardens
- South Ruimveldt Park
- Thomas Lands
- West Ruimveldt
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Georgetown.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Georgetown.
- Anna Regina
- Fort Wellington
- New Amsterdam
- Nieuw Nickerie
- Nieuw Amsterdam
- Santa Elena de Uairen
- El Palmer
- Sierra Imataca
- Rio Claro
- Boa Vista
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Demerara, ጆርጅታውን, جورج توغن, جورج تاون, Горад Джорджтаўн, Джорджтаун, ཅོར་ཅི་ཐོན།, Georgetown, Τζορτζτάουν, Τζώρτζταουν, Georgurbo, جورجتاو, جرجتاون, גורגטאון, जॉर्जटाउन, Jòjtòn, Ջորջթաուն, GEO, ジョージタウン, ჯორჯტაუნი, 조지타운, Жоржтаун, Georgiopolis, Džordžtaunas, Džordžtauna, Џорџтаун, ജോർജ്ജ് ടൗൺ, Georgetown i Guyana, ଜର୍ଜଟାଉନ, ਜਾਰਜਟਾਊਨ, Džordžtauns, ஜோர்ஜ்டவுண், จอร์จทาวน์, جارج ٹاؤن، گیانا, Džordžtaun, 佐治城, 乔治敦