8 days in French Guiana Itinerary

8 days in French Guiana Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly + Bus:  10 h 15 min
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
Les Hattes
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: Sao Paulo


Cayenne ©
The capital of French Guiana, Cayenne sits at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the department's Atlantic coast.
Get in touch with nature at La Montagne des Singes and Sentier de la Mirande. Step out of Cayenne to go to Roura and see Le Morpho, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Remire-Montjoly Beach, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo de Guyane, look for all kinds of wild species at Marshes of Caw, and trek along Sentier du Rorota.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cayenne road trip planning tool.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Cayenne is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo in July, things will get a bit warmer in Cayenne: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Sinnamary.

Things to do in Cayenne

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Remire-Montjoly, La Montagne des Singes, Zoo de Guyane, Le Morpho, Marshes of Caw
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Marshes of Caw ©
Marshes of Caw
La Montagne des Singes ©
La Montagne des Singes
Sentier de la Mirande ©
Sentier de la Mirande


Sinnamary ©
Sitting by the eponymous river, Sinnamary provides easy access to French Guiana's rainforest.
On the 11th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Crique Canceler and then take a peaceful walk through Crique Toussaint.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sinnamary travel app.

Drive from Cayenne to Sinnamary in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Sinnamary sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Les Hattes.

Things to do in Sinnamary

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Crique Canceler ©
Crique Canceler

Les Hattes

Les Hattes ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): kick back and relax at Plage des Hattes.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Les Hattes online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sinnamary to Les Hattes takes 2 hours. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Les Hattes

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Plage des Hattes ©
Plage des Hattes