22 days in Suriname Itinerary

22 days in Suriname Itinerary

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22 days in Suriname Itinerary

Start: Paramaribo
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
Saramacca District
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
Nieuw Nickerie
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
Sipaliwini District
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Paramaribo


Paramaribo ©
With the chance to visit a World Heritage-listed inner city, tours of Paramaribo remain among the most culturally enriching things tourists can do in Suriname.
Get out of town with these interesting Paramaribo side-trips: Reynsdorp (Museum Bakkie & Warappa Kreek), Neotropical Butterfly Park (in Lelydorp) and Fort Nieuw Amsterdam (in Nieuw Amsterdam). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Fort Zeelandia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Peter and Paul Basilica, explore the activities along Commewijne River, and get to know the resident critters at Paramaribo Zoo.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paramaribo trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Paramaribo. In December, daily temperatures in Paramaribo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saramacca District.

Things to do in Paramaribo

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Reynsdorp, Neotropical Butterfly Park, Fort Nieuw Amsterdam
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Fort Zeelandia ©
Fort Zeelandia
Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard) ©
Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard)
Saint Peter and Paul Basilica ©
Saint Peter and Paul Basilica

Saramacca District

Saramacca District ©
Saramacca is a district of Suriname, in the north. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through Tafelberg Nature Preserve.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saramacca District trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Paramaribo to Saramacca District. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 9th (Thu), you're off toNieuw Nickerie.

Things to do in Saramacca District

Parks Wildlife
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Tafelberg Nature Preserve ©
Tafelberg Nature Preserve

Nieuw Nickerie

Nieuw Nickerie ©
Thanks to the bustle of its port and travelers departing for the nearby Bigi Pan nature reserve, Nieuw Nickerie seems much bigger than 12,000 residents.
Nieuw Nickerie is known for outdoors and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Bigi Pan and explore the activities along Nickerie River.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Nieuw Nickerie day trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Saramacca District to Nieuw Nickerie with the Route module. You will leave for Sipaliwini District on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Nieuw Nickerie

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Bigi Pan ©
Bigi Pan
Nickerie River ©
Nickerie River

Sipaliwini District

Sipaliwini District
Sipaliwini is the largest district of Suriname, located in the south. Sipaliwini District is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Voltzberg Dome, stroll through Potihill, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kasikasima, and get engrossed in the history at Saamaka Marron Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sipaliwini District day trip planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Nieuw Nickerie to Sipaliwini District with the Route module. On the 19th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Sipaliwini District

Parks Nature Outdoors
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