Paramaribo half-day walking city tour

Heeren Straat 15, Paramaribo, Suriname, Paramaribo, Suriname
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Overview
Duration
5h
Languages
English, Dutch
Voucher type
mobile
What To Expect

Don't miss out on getting acquainted with the downtown of Paramaribo with five hours of discovery. Learn what makes this city distinct through its top sites (and hidden ones too): Basilica Minor, the Presidential Palace, Central Market, Keizerstraat, Fort Zeelandia, and more with a knowledgeable local guide. Paramaribo is ideal to investigate by foot so, together with your guide, you'll walk through its streets white shaded streets with cloud-piercing rooftops. See the wooden Basilica Minor and the Presidential Palace and learn more about the city's colonial past and its typical uniform, symmetrical building style. Then, smell, touch and taste the fascinating fruit, vegetables, herbs, and other goods at the Central Market.Curious to taste some Surinamese dishes? You'll not be disappointed as these are also on display to light up your senses and your guide is on-hand to let you know the top facts about them. Next, a stroll through Keizerstraat reveals the Mosque and the Synagogue who coexist together comfortably, displaying the multicultural society in Suriname. Learn, how Fort Zeelandia is a historical event hub and other stories surrounding sites you see to complete the experience.

What to remember

Important info

  • Please make sure you are at the meeting point 30 minutes prior to the starting time
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, sunglasses, and a hat or cap for the sun
  • Please remember to take your camera
  • The minimum number of adults that can be booked is 2 and a maximum of 15
  • This activity is available in English and Dutch
  • Please note this activity is unsuitable for anyone with walking difficulties or wheelchair users
included
What's included
included-item
Entrance fees. Drinks. Guided tour. Water. Snacks
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What's not included
excluded-items
Alcoholic drinks. Food. Tips (optional). Roundtrip transportation
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Highlights

View prominent historical places in the capital of Suriname on foot and feel its colorful atmosphere. Learn about the Suriname communities with curious stories from the guide. Discover the architectural style which results in a large part of Paramaribo being included on the international list of the UNESCO World Heritage. See evidence all around, including in Keizerstraat, of Paramaribo's multicultural society. Indulge in the sensory overload of Surinamese cuisine, fruit, vegetables, herbs, and other goods at the Central Market

Cancellation Policy
Unfortunately, our partner's policy does not allow us to refund, cancel or change this booking.
Provider
Purity Tours & Service
Meeting Point

Please meet at the office of Purity Tours & Services.