The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) in collaboration with Rainforest Tours and Safari Club with support from members of the private sector, earlier today, launched the 15th Annual Pakaraima Mountain Safari at the Tocuma Indigenous Restaurant at Waterloo Street, Georgetown.
Director of the GTA, Indranauth Haralsingh said that this Safari expedition is the largest to date, with close to 200 persons occupying thirty vehicles and forty motor cycles that will hit the trail from April 8th to 16th.
Dubbing the activity ‘an adventure of a lifetime’, Haralsingh noted that the 1,000-mile journey will take participants through 14 Amerindian villages.
Participants will assemble at the event’s main sponsor; GuyOil on Regent Street at 4.00pm on April 8th where they will be outfitted with Safari and other stickers to be placed on their vehicles. They will depart Georgetown around 7:00 pm. (Carl Croker)