in Potaro-Siparuni Region, Guyana

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.700 and -60.017 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 41' 59" and W -60° 1' 0"
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: 05:05 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Guyana
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 6:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.705 and 119.995 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Guyana in South America

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: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

Delve into Orinduik

Orinduik in Potaro-Siparuni Region is a city located in Guyana about 194 mi (or 312 km) south-west of Georgetown, the country's capital town.

Current time in Orinduik is now 05:05 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Orinduik. The closest airport in Guyana is Orinduik Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Canaima National Park in Venezuela at a distance of 55 mi (or 88 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mahdia, Santa Elena de Uairen, Lethem, Boa Vista and Linden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 14th of July 2024

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 15th of July 2024

25°C (78 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

29°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

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.


Orinduik (Alt. 601 m; 1975 ft. ) is a diamond mining community in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:04|42|N|60|01|W|region:GY|| |primary |name= }}. Orinduik has a population of about 400 people. Orinduik Falls is a popular tourist attraction.

Located at 4.7, -60.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Guyana, Potaro-Siparuni

Orinduik Falls

The Orinduik Falls lie on the Ireng River, a highland river that thunders over steps and terraces of red jasper on the border of Guyana and Brazil before merging with the Takutu River and into Brazil to join the Amazon River. The falls are situated amid the rolling, grass-covered hills of the Pakaraima Mountains. Orinduik Falls is a wide, multi-tiered series of cascades making it an ideal waterfall for swimming. Waterfall is approximately 25 m tall and more than 150 m wide.

Located at 4.71667, -60.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waterfalls of Guyana, Waterfalls of Brazil, International waterfalls, Brazil–Guyana border

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Orinduik, ORJ