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.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral, Henck Arronstraat, Paramaribo Suriname
The guide will inform you about the history of the Cathedral and if it is possible we will have a look around inside.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Independence Square (Onafhankelijksplein), Central Paramaribo, Paramaribo Suriname
At the Independence square you will see the beautiful Presidential Palace and all the other historic buildings that are surrounded. Across of the square you have the waterfront and several small restaurants. Here you will find different Surinamese snacks and dishes.
Duration: 30 minutesPass By:
Fort Zeelandia, Paramaribo Suriname
While passing by the old fort the guide will inform you about the history of Fort Zeelandia and the several monuments that are surrounded in the area.Stop At:
Centrale Markt, Waterkant tegenover Jodenbreestraat, Paramaribo Suriname
This is one of the biggest markets of Paramaribo, where locals sell fruit, vegetables, meat and fish. You will get to see what type of fruits and vegetables Suriname has to offer.
Duration: 30 minutesPass By:
Suriname City Mosque, Keizerstraat 88, Paramaribo Suriname
You will also pass by the biggest Mosque in Paramaribo and next to it you will see the Synagogue. Pass By:
Neveh Shalom Jewish Synagogue, Keizerstraat 82, Paramaribo Suriname
The guide will inform you about the Synagogue which stands to the Mosque.Stop At:
Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard), Paramaribo Suriname
At the waterfront you will find several small eateries where you can find different Surinamese dishes and snacks. You have a beautiful view of the Suriname river and you will also see a part of Commewijne. While enjoying the view the guide will inform you more about the Waterkant.
Duration: 1 hourPass By:
Palmentuin, Central Paramaribo behind Presidential Palace, Paramaribo adf Suriname
While passing by the Palm Garden the guide will inform you about the history of the garden. You will see Waka Pasi with its small businesses selling souvenirs and other local products. The guide will give you opportunity to buy some of the souvenirs or one of the other local products.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"This is a walking tour, wear comfortable and sturdy shoes"
"Sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat against the sun"
"Poncho or umbrella against rainy weather"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Purity Tours & Services, Heeren Straat 15, Paramaribo, Suriname
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.