A report on Guyana and Kaieteur Falls
Located on the Potaro River in the Kaieteur National Park, it sits in a section of the Amazon rainforest included in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana.- Kaieteur Falls
There are also many volcanic escarpments and waterfalls, including Kaieteur Falls which is believed to be the largest single-drop waterfall in the world by volume.- Guyana
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Patamona people1 links
The Patamona are an Amerindian people native to the Pakaraima Mountains of Guyana and northern Brazil.
To this day, the Patamona people call themselves the People of the Heavens, whose remnants of their culture survive in Paramakatoi, as well as nearby Kaieteur Falls.
Pacaraima Mountains1 links
The Pacaraima or Pakaraima Mountains (Serra de Pacaraima, Sierra de Pacaraima) are a mountain range primarily in southwestern Guyana, and into northern Brazil and eastern Venezuela.
A beautiful example of this is the Kaieteur Falls in Guyana and Angel Falls.
Essequibo River0 links
The Essequibo River (Spanish: Río Esequibo originally called by Alonso de Ojeda Río Dulce) is the largest river in Guyana, and the largest river between the Orinoco and Amazon.
The average annual rainfall in the catchment area is 2,174 mm. There are many rapids and waterfalls (e.g., Kaieteur Falls on the Potaro River) along the route of the Essequibo, and its 20 km wide estuary is dotted with numerous small islands.