Top 20 Experiences in suriname
Javanese Cuisine Cooking Workshop
During the cooking class you will learn how to make dishes from the Javanese cuisine. There is also an option for vegetarians. The chef will show you step by step how to make each dish and when you are done you will be able to enjoy the food you made. At the end the recipe will be provided so that you can try it at home for your family and friends.
Walking Tour in Downtown Paramaribo
Get acquainted with the downtown of Paramaribo through our city tour. Together with our guide you walk through the streets of Paramaribo, where you will come across many buildings from the colonial past, such as the wooden Basilica Minor and the Presidential Palace. These buildings all have their own special history and uniform, symmetrical building style. The historical value of this architectural style results in a large part of Paramaribo being included on the international list of the UNESCO World Heritage.
Paramaribo City Tour
Paramaribo, the capital of Suriname, featuring numerous wooden buildings of unique architecture and a variety of hospitable ethnic groups, living together in harmony. First the guide will take you on a bus ride along the most prominent historic locations in the city center and then he will take you to visit other hot spots in different suburbs.
Full-Day Brownsberg Nature Park Tour
The Brownsberg Nature Reserve covers 6000 hectare of unspoiled land. In one day you will become acquainted with the major share of the flora and fauna the Suriname rainforest has to offer. A hike through the forest and down the hills will lead you to the most idyllic waterfalls.
Saramacca and Coronie Full-Day Tour with Lunch
From Paramaribo, we will travel by bus/car to Weg Naar Zee where we will visit a Hindu temple that serves as a place of pilgrimage for this group of Surinamese and the crematorium. The next stop is Saramacca, where the people live from cattle breeding and the cultivation of rice and vegetables. You will visit Groningen, the capital of Saramacca, with the smallest square with the most monuments that exhibits the multicultural history of Suriname. From Saramacca we cross the Coppename river to Boskamp where you can have a close-up demonstration of how the famous “warme vis” is prepared. Back in the day, this preserved method was used by smoking the fish to keep it longer. Until this day this method is still being used. From Boskamp we will reach Coronie, known for the Coconut district. In the past, their livelihood was achieved through the cultivation of coconut. Coronie is also known for its beekeeping, pure honey, and waving coconut palms.
Full-Day Guided Commewijne Plantation Tour by Car
We cross over the famous Jules Wijdenbosch bridge and at the top you have a beautiful view of Paramaribo and Commewijne. We will drive through the district Commewijne and get to see the locals busy doing the daily tasks. You get to see a lot vendors selling fruit and vegetables alongside the road. This tour informs you about the history of the several plantations that you will be visiting, get to meet some of the locals and what they are doing on these plantations now.
Indian Cuisine Cooking Workshop
With the help of your chef you will learn how to make 2 typical dishes of the Hindu cuisine. She will show you step by step how everything is made. After the dishes have been made you will get to enjoy it and even take home the leftovers. The recipe will also be provided so that you can try it at home for your family and friends.
Small-Group Suriname City Walking Tour with Guide
Suriname has a rich history full of tragedy and pain, but also hope and joy. The tour will take you across various places in the city. You will visit remnants of the old colonial period such as Fort Zeelandia and the statue of Kwakoe, a symbol of the slaves that fought themselves to freedom. For people who have just arrived in Suriname, this is the perfect tour to familiarize yourself with past and modern culture.
Historical Inner City Tour in Paramaribo, Suriname
Our enthusiastic guides tell you about the eventful past of this small but busy town. You will learn more about the historic buildings and the stories about them
Surinamese Cuisine Cooking Workshop
With the help of your host you will learn how to make the described dishes of the Surinamese cuisine. She will show you step by step how each dish is prepared. After preparation you can enjoy the dishes you have made.
Paramaribo by Night
Take a stroll through the city and learn more about the these historical buildings. You will experience the city at night when it is not busy. You will get to see where the locals go to get food and where they mostly hang out with friends and family.
Jodensavanna Cultural Tour with Lunch on Overbridge
At the Jodensavanne tour you will get to know more about the history of how the Jewish culture came to exist in Suriname. You will see the old ruins of the synagogue and the old cemetery that are still there. You will learn about the other plantations in the area. Besides the Jodensavanne itself you will drive past several Indigenous villages and get to know a little bit more about them. After the visit at Jodensavanne we will drive to Overbridge Resort for lunch and where you can have a swim in the Suriname river.
Suriname Paramaribo Airport (PBM) to Paramaribo hotel - Arrival Private Transfer
Book your Private Arrival Transfer from Suriname Paramaribo Airport (PBM) to Paramaribo hotels. Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in a long taxi or shared shuttles queues and use our private, door to door airport transfer. Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time and you will travel comfortably to your destination. • Meeting with a Nameplate • We track your Flight • Door-to-door Service • No Hidden Charges • Clean cars & Professional drivers
2-Day Tour Nickerie with a Boat Trip in Bigipan
During the tour we will drive through the districts Saramacca and Coronie with our end stop in Nickerie. The first stop we will make is in Groningen, Saramacca where the locals live from livestock farming and growing fruits and vegetables. Next stop is Coronie, where the locals used to earn their living by growing coconuts. Nowadays, a small group still remains in this district because life became difficult and less people where interested in processing coconuts. Most of them came to Paramaribo for a better future. From the coconut culture we end up at the rice culture in Nickerie. The capital of Nickerie is Nieuw Nickerie and has about 30.000 inhabitants, making it the second largest city in Suriname. The Bigipan Nature Reserve is located in Nickerie and is the perfect place for bird and nature lovers. The nature reserve is known as a breeding ground for many bird species, including the Red Ibis.
Suriname Paramaribo Airport (PBM) to Paramaribo - Round-Trip Private Transfer
Book your Private Round-Trip Transfer from Suriname Paramaribo Airport (PBM) to Paramaribo hotel or address and return. Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in a long taxi or shared shuttles queues and use our private, door to door airport transfer. Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time and you will travel comfortably to your destination. • Meeting with a Nameplate • We track your Flight • Door-to-door Service • No Hidden Charges • Clean cars & Professional drivers
‘Plantaadje’ Wetland Bicycle Tour
This self 'drive' tour thru the district is for the tourist who loves to explore things on their own. Also possible as a 3 day tour. Additional costs € 80.- for extra night, bike rental, dinner, breakfast and lunch on day 3, and a Pink Belly Dolphin tour
2-Day Jodensavanne and Overbridge from Paramaribo
At the Jodensavanne tour you will get to know more about the history of how the Jewish culture came to exist in Suriname. You will see the old ruins of the synagogue and the old cemetery that are still there. You will learn about the other plantations in the area. Besides the Jodensavanne itself you will drive past several Indigenous villages and get to know a little bit more about them. After the visit at Jodensavanne we will drive to Overbridge Resort for lunch and overnight stay. The rest of the day you are free to fill in how you like, you can have a swim in the Suriname river or just relax in you cabana.
The Surinamese cuisine has the influence of all different population groups. Tasty and tasty dishes The delicious Roti from Hindu cuisine. The Javanese cuisine gives you crispy spring rolls, telo and tasteful noodles. The well-known pom which originates in the Jewish Surinamese community. During this workshop you will get to know the Surinamese cuisine extensively. You first visit the busy and pleasant central market. After the market you will have a delicious Surinamese dish under the guidance of our cook. Afterwards you eat the freshly prepared meal together.
Neotropical Butterfly Park and Colakreek Full-Day Tour
This is a relaxing tour where you get information about our butterfly park, our own woodcarving business mostly run by people of the Maroon culture and pottery business mostly run by Indigenous. You will get to see one of our famous recreational resorts and have a swim in the refreshing water of Colakreek.
Ruines of Jodensavanne tour
We drive in the neighborhood of Jodensavanne past 2 small indigenous villages and see how the locals live. The bus ride is continued to a seaside resort nearby. This is a recreational resort near the village of Redi-Doti. A creek with cool water, full of minerals and has obtained the dark color because of the leaves. You can take a walk in the area, spot various birds or just enjoy the peace and nature.