23 days in Suriname Itinerary

23 days in Suriname Itinerary

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23 days in Suriname Itinerary

Start: Karachi
Fly + Drive:  33​h
1
Paramaribo
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saramacca District
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Nieuw Nickerie
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Sipaliwini District
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  35​h
End: Karachi

7
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Fort Nieuw Amsterdam in Nieuw Amsterdam (about 50 minutes away). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort Zeelandia, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Paramaribo Zoo, walk around Brownsberg Nature Park, and don't miss a visit to Neveh Shalom Jewish Synagogue.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Paramaribo trip itinerary maker .

Karachi, Pakistan to Paramaribo is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Karachi to Paramaribo, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. December in Paramaribo sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Saramacca District.

Things to do in Paramaribo

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Fort Nieuw Amsterdam
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Saint Peter and Paul Basilica ©
Saint Peter and Paul Basilica
Fort Zeelandia ©
Fort Zeelandia
Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard) ©
Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard)

2
nights
Saramacca District

Saramacca District ©
Saramacca is a district of Suriname, in the north. On the 2nd (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Tafelberg Nature Preserve.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Saramacca District travel planning site .

Explore your travel options from Paramaribo to Saramacca District with the Route module. In January, daytime highs in Saramacca District are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll travel to Nieuw Nickerie.

Things to do in Saramacca District

Wildlife Parks
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Tafelberg Nature Preserve ©
Tafelberg Nature Preserve

4
nights
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 where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nieuw Nickerie online trip itinerary builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Saramacca District to Nieuw Nickerie. You'll set off for Sipaliwini District on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Nieuw Nickerie

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

7
nights
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: explore the striking landscape at Voltzberg Dome, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kasikasima, take an in-depth tour of Saamaka Marron Museum, and take a peaceful walk through Potihill.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sipaliwini District trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Nieuw Nickerie to Sipaliwini District with the Route module. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Sipaliwini District

Parks Nature Wildlife
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