Current travel advisories for Guyana

Last Update: Thursday, 14. November 2019 at 07:23

We advice caution when travelling to Guyana.


Travel warnings for this region [to world map].

Current situation : 2.7 / 5

Guyana is a country in South America (South America) with around 1 million citizens and a land mass of 214,970 km². We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this country.

Bordering countries: 2.9 / 5

Guyana shares land borders with 3 neighbouring states. For this country, the Danger Index is 2.9 (average value for all countries). All countries habe been reported as somehow dangerous: Venezuela (4.4), Brazil with (2.3) and Suriname with (2.0 of 5). See danger map of the region.

Single advisories / travel warnings

US American government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise increased caution in Guyana due to crime. Violent crime, such as armed robbery and murder, is common. Local police lack the resources to respond effectively to serious criminal incidents.    Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Danger level: 2


Canadian government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution.

Danger level: 3

Exercise a high degree of caution.

Irish government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
High degree of caution

Danger level: 3

High degree of caution.

If there is more than one advisory/message of a single government for a given country, it indicates regional differences in means of security for your personal health and well-being. Single messages can indicate specific regions to be safer or less safe as mentioned in the main advisory. In these cases it's advisable to consult your own governments information.


Country information

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Basic facts

less than one million
Covering landmass
214,970 km²
240V - 60Hz
Dollar (GYD)
ISO 2-Letter Code
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Top Level Domain
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Airports in Guyana (extern)


Note of the displayed travel advisories
These trabel advisories are automatically gathered. We use the RSS Feeds of the corresponding authorities of the single countries. In some cases, we analyse the website itself. Since the information originates from different countries and different countries have different understanding of danger and danger levels. Thus, the information displayed is an automized and normalized representation with no right to completeness and correctness. If a country is not shown, it doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. The information shown if a first indicator.