Length of Experience –
4 Days / 3 Nights
Tour Features –
Sunset & Dolphins Tour
Commewjine Plantations Boat Trip
Paramaribo City Tour
- Based on Double Occupancy
- Breakfast included at the hotel, other meals available on the tours provided with soft beverages
- Alcoholic Beverages not included
- Airport Shuttle Transportation included
- Airfare to Suriname Included
- Accommodation included in Suriname
Departure Point – Eugene. F. Correia International Airport
End Point- Eugene. F. Correia International Airport
Depart Guyana on a Trans Guyana Airways/GUM Air scheduled flight for Suriname. On arrival in Paramaribo check into the Marriott Hotel. You can browse around the area, do shopping and later, prepare for your first relaxed tour in Suriname later in the afternoon.
Enjoy the cool river breeze, as you take a relaxing sun set Dolphin tour. First we visit our watery mammal friends, the dolphins, and spend some time observing them in their natural habitat. Here after we head to the former plantation Johanna and Margareta where we can have some local snacks on the river terrace. On our way back we sip on some wine and watch the splendid sunset over the horizon, while the dim lights set the mood.
Overnight at Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.
After breakfast at your Hotel after you will be taken on a City Tour of Paramaribo. The tour takes you along the magnificent Waterkant (waterfront) of Suriname where a hundred years ago, large sailing ships came ashore to pick up sugar, coffee and cocoa.
Here you will see ancient-old monumental buildings where rich merchants and plantation owners once lived.
Moving along we visit Fort Zeelandia which is now used as a museum you’ll have a chance to explore the artifacts. We continue our walk to the former governor residence which now serves as the presidential palace, walking across the Independence square you will also see the flag square.
After a short walk along, amongst others, some of the governmental buildings in the Henck Arronstraat you will come upon the Saint Peter & Paul Catheral. We then head on over to the Wijdenbosch brug which connects Paramaribo and the district of
Commewijine, a short visit to the market, to get an impression of the daily living in Suriname, a visit to the 18th century Jewish Sinagogue and the Islamic temple who are standing in peace side by side. A very unique sight! (Included: drinks – non-alcoholic, snacks & guide)
Overnight at Courtyard by Marriott Hotel- B
After breakfast your day starts with the Commewijine Plantations Boat trip across the
Suriname River, at the right river bank lays the District of Commewijine.
Commewijine has a rich Dutch History and our guide will take you to several old plantations and tell the great stories behind each of them.
Starting at 9:00am we board a coaster (mini bus) to Leonsberg from there we will take a
traditional Javanese Boat across to the Museum Fort Nieuw Amsterdam.
Here we will visit the old penitentiary, powderhouse and other remains of the fort. From Nieuw Amsterdam, back on the boat this time we head into the Commewijine River where we visit Rust & Werk former coffee plantation, passing Marienburg a former sugar plantation.We stop for lunch at Frederiksdorp an old coffee and cocoa plantation.
Overnight at Courtyard by Marriott Hotel – B
Depart Suriname for Guyana via Trans Guyana Airways / Gum Air scheduled flight.