Adventures West- Suriname 16 days
This outdoor trip is for the die-hard nature lovers! Encounter wild animals such as the Harpy eagle, the “Cock of the Rocks”, monkeys, jaguars, giant armadillo, tapirs, and sloths. Hike the Voltzberg which is 240 meters high, a perfect challenge in the tropical weather! Enjoy Blanke Marie and relax in the rapids overlooking the river in the Amazon rainforest. Spot birds on the Bigi Pan lake and get to know the capital city, Paramaribo, and visit the local markets.
16 day trip
Bigipan lake and Nickerie
Capital city of Paramaribo
Minimum of 4 people
Starting from € 2204 p.p.
Program of the Adventure West trip in Suriname
Day 1: Our starting point is Schiphol Airport, from where you fly directly to Paramaribo.
At the Johan Adolf Pengel Airport, you will be picked up and brought to your hotel in Paramaribo and spend the night. Dinner at your own expense.
Day 2: Free day. Sleeping in Paramaribo at the hotel. Optional, City trip in Paramaribo (pay at the spot). Lunch and dinner at your own expense.
Day 3: After an early breakfast you will be picked up at 7:00 am and drive to village Witagron from where you will be sailing to Raleighvallen. The trip will take about 9 hours. You will spend the night at Fungu island.
Day 4: You will need your breakfast today because you will hike the 240-meter high granite Voltzberg! The total walk takes about 7-9 hours, depending on the circumstances and your pace. You will spend the night at Fungu island.
Day 5: Today you will enjoy Fungu Island, walk around by your self exploring the Island. We will go to the Moeder falls to enjoy the river and relax.
Day 6: Today you may put your jungle wear into your backpack. After breakfast, you will leave by boat and bus to Blanche Marie falls, where we will arrive in the evening and spend the night.
Day 7: With the awakening of the animal in the Amazon, you will also wake up. After breakfast, you walk to the Blanche Marie falls, which is one of the largest waterfalls in Suriname in the rainy season. After dinner, you enjoy the starry sky and the campfire and sleep here.
Day 8: Say goodbye to Blanke Marie and go to Apoera by bus. In the evening you will visit an Indigenous village in Washabo.
You will enjoy a cultural dance performance (if you are lucky) and eat a traditional homemade dinner. Your sleeping accommodation is in Apoera.
Day 9: After breakfast, you will go by boat to the Kaburi creek to spot giant otters and birds. Your sleeping accommodation is in Apoera.
Day 10: Today you leave Apoera and go by bus to Paramaribo. The trip will take around 8 hours. You will spend the night in Paramaribo. Dinner at your own expense.
Day 11: Free day. Sleep at the hotel in Paramaribo. Lunch and dinner at your own expense.
Day 12: Around 8.00 o’clock in the morning you drive to Nieuw Nickerie. In the evening you will visit a Hindu temple and walk on the Seawall called Zeedijk.
You spend the night in Nickerie.
Day 13: You will visit the local market and go by bus and boat to Bigi Pan. You will stay the night at Bigi Pan.
Day 14: Before breakfast, you go bird watching with the boat and after lunch, you leave Bigi Pan and go to Paramaribo by boat and bus. You will arrive in Paramaribo around 16.00. Dinner at your own expense.
Day 15: Fly back to Amsterdam. Transport to the International airport in Suriname will be provided.
Day 16: Arrive in Amsterdam.
Note: Changes can be made to the program depending on the weather and the water level of the river.
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Transfer with bus and boat.
Overnight stays in a hotel in Paramaribo with breakfast.
Nights in a guesthouse (sometimes simple and/or shared rooms with shared facilities).
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner as mentioned in the program.
Stay in Nieuw Nickerie / Bigi Pan / Apoera / Raleighvallen / Blanche Marie is full board.
Airport service in Suriname.
English speaking tour guide.
International flight and booking fee.
Lunch and dinners on your free days.
We use different hotels and apartments during this 16-day trip. In Paramaribo, you have a private air-conditioned room with a bathroom with hot and cold water. There is wifi in the accommodation, so you can keep in touch with the home front online.
It is possible to leave luggage temporarily in Paramaribo when you make a multi-day tour. When you return with a backpack full of dirty laundry, you can usually do your laundry for a small fee.
Do you want more luxury in Paramaribo? Then we can tailor a proposal for a 4 hotel. You can indicate this with your application.
In Bigi Pan, Blanche Marie, and Apoera you will sleep in an apartment, own room shared toilet, and bathroom with cold running water.
In Nickerie you will sleep in a hotel or apartment with your own room with a toilet and bathroom with cold running water.
In Raleighvallen you will have your own room with your own toilet and bathroom with cold running water.
Note: there is no Wifi in Bigi Pan, Raleighvallen, Blanchemarie, and Apoera.
The price is based on 2 people per room.
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