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Lethem Day Tour

  • 12 hours
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Service Description

Lethem is a town in Guyana, located in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo region. It is named after Sir Gordon James Lethem, who was the Governor of British Guiana from 1941 to 12 April 1947. The city is populated by 1,158 inhabitants. Lethem lies on the Takutu River, which forms the border with Brazil, opposite the Brazilian town of Bonfim. Lethem is the capital of Region 9 and is a hub linking many of the surrounding villages to Georgetown. The Takutu River Bridge over the Takutu River was completed in 2009, It cost USD 5 million and was paid for by Brazil and it is the only road link between the two countries. The newly built bridge is expected to bring Brazilian goods to the Georgetown harbor which would be faster than shipping through Brazilian ports. The town is approximately 280 feet (85 m) above sea level.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that cancellations with refunds are not permitted 24 hours and less before the date and time of booking. Payments cannot be made on the day of the tour. If "Pay in Person" option is selected, it means that payment must be made at our local office before the scheduled tour and confirmed by a team member. For all bookings, a confirmation e-mail or phone call must be received from Old Fort Tours. For queries, please contact us for further details.

Contact Details

+ 225 1035

2nd Floor 75 Chruch St Georgetown guyana

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