Guyana Journals

A Getaway to Real Paradise

An October 2005 trip to Guyana by travelling1

Travel Photo by IgoUgo memberMore Photos
Quote: Santa Mission, an Amerindian Reservation found in the heart of the Kamuni Creek, a tributary of the Demerara River, is a taste of paradise. Look out!!

A Getaway to Real Paradise

Overview

Travel Photo by IgoUgo member
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Valleys Addiction located on Santa/Aratak Reservation is a place that you must visit while in Guyana. Owned and operated by this wonderful couple, they make you feel welcome and at home. The early morning jungle walk was really refreshing - to see the monkeys jumping from tree to tree and birds - oh yes - birds of all description - Marudi, Powees? Maam, kiskadee and it goes on. The pool was oh so enchanting filled with the "black" waters of the Kamuni Creek and dining is not something to be missed! I had a mouth watering taste of the local fish - freshly caught in the creek below the restaurant. Very quiet and relaxing night with just the chirping of he crickets and night birds!!! A trip to ...Read More

Arrowpoint Nature Resort

Hotel | "Valley's Addiction"

Arrowpoint Nature Resort Photo, Guyana, South America
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Really good for the price. Overlooking the Kamuni Creek and the savannahs, it is a rare sight to see the sun rise from your balcony or even from your bed if you pull the curtains. Life in Paradise!! Hardwood flooring with hand knitted mats and rugs, hammock on balcony with room service - but who needs room service when you can dine in open air and enjoy the sights and sounds of the jungle!!

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 31, 2006

Arrowpoint Nature Resort
Banks of the Kamuni Creek
Santa Mission, Guyana

Arrowpoint Nature Resort

Hotel | "Santa/Aratak Camping Facility"

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Best Things Nearby:Sightseeing, bird-watching, etc.Best Things About the Resort:It is all-inclusive - just bring your clothes to wear!!Resort Experience:Catered by Valley's Addiction for amateur campers who would like to experience the outdoors without having the scary intervened!! Hammocks under benabs or tents in open air are available, along with dinner, bonfire, storytelling, night sightseeing of Caiman along the creek sides, midnight snacks, breakfast, and all other activities available, including jungle trekking and biking, swimming, fishing, etc. Campground Type: Private ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 31, 2006

Arrowpoint Nature Resort
Banks of the Kamuni Creek
Santa Mission, Guyana

Arrowpoint Nature Resort

Hotel | "Valley's Addiction"

Arrowpoint Nature Resort Photo, Guyana, South America
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Best Things Nearby:Activities!!! Jungle Trekking, Jungle biking, Swimming, Night life, Dining, Shopping, Fishing, Canoeing, Water skiing, Speed boat ride!!!Best Things About the Resort:All inclusive!! Activities!!Resort Experience:Located on the banks of the Kamuni Creek, a tributary of the Demerara River, and perfect for the wandering couple, single or family. Quiet and peaceful and offers lots of activities. Unit Type: Other Activities: Excellent Amenities: Excellent Unit Satisfaction: Excellent F...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 31, 2006

Arrowpoint Nature Resort
Banks of the Kamuni Creek
Santa Mission, Guyana

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