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  • Hot or humid seasons

    The easiest way to travel along the north part of french guiana is to rent a car.The national road number 1 runs from the west border to the capital, Cayene. Best souvenir was to sea waters everywhere, crossing rivers or along the seashore.The 'criques' (fresh water rivers) are the best places to swim.

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  • french guys

    just a hint...if you cant speak french, forget this country!!!! it sucks!!we went to the "ESA rocket lanch center" and only the gift shop keeper was able to speak a little bit english...there was a great text in the guest book there: "if u cant speak french its a waste of time!"

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  • The European Space Centre

    Visit the space centre. They give free 3 hour tours of the site and show you the rockets about to be launched. If you´re lucky you´ll time it so you see a launch. Call the office for info. Tours start at 07:45 or 13:45.The photo is the view of the actual mission control inside the visitors center.

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  • Visit the Isles de Salut to...

    Visit the Isles de Salut to see the infamous prison islands made famous by the book and later the movie, Pappillon. It´s a beautiful setting and you can stay in the old cells or the modern hotel on the island. If you do choose to experience the cells, take a good mozzie net and hammock for a comfortable stay. See photo.

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  • In Kourou is the Europe's...

    In Kourou is the Europe's Spaceport. I have been there and visited the Space Museum. In the evening I have could look the start from the Ariane 5. It was impressive.

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  • We were not here for but a...

    We were not here for but a little while, kind of a business and pleasure combined type of thing. Meeting some of the 'space age' guys was a hoot, they are in a different world than me, and getting in on some of the 'action' is also neat. Met them in connection with an even earlier visit to Kennedy Space Center and one thing tied in with another,...

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French Guiana Hotels

  • Mercure Kourou Ariatel

    Avenue de St. Exupery, Kourou, 97310, French Guiana

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Families

  • Novotel Cayenne

    Route de Montabo, Chemin Hilaire, Cayenne, 97300, French Guiana

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

  • MERCURE KOUROU ATLANTIS 2M

    Lac Bois Diable, , KOUROU 97310

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Families

  • Best Western Hotel Amazonia

    28 Avenue Du GÃ?NÃ?RAL De Gaulle, Cayenne, 97300,

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • NOVOTEL CAYENNE

    Route de Montabo, Chemin Hilaire, CAYENNE 97300

Top French Guiana Hotels

Kourou Hotels
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