Paramaribo Tourism

Paramaribo (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌpaːraːˈmaːriboː], nickname: Par′bo) is the capital and largest city of Suriname, located on the banks of the Suriname River in the Paramaribo District. Paramaribo has a population of roughly 240,000 people (2012 census), almost half of Suriname's population. The historic inner city of Paramaribo has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2002.

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This warm abode of Paramaribo is a delightful place to visit in Suriname. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Paramaribo.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Paramaribo

  • Save 7% Browns-Mountain Day Trip from Paramaribo
    Browns-Mountain Day Trip from Paramaribo2 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    The Brownsmountain day-tour in Suriname is a really nice way to enjoy the interior. This is an all-in tour complete with a sm...

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  • Save 7% ATV Quad and Zipline Tour from Paramaribo
    ATV Quad and Zipline Tour from ParamariboNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Days

    Do you dare to join the most populair and adventurous daytour in Suriname!? A 2 hour guided-tour (selfdriving)...

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  • Save 10% Paramaribo City Tour
    Paramaribo City Tour1 Reviews

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    Paramaribo, the capital of Suriname, featuring numerous wooden buildings of unique architecture and a variety of hospitable e...

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  • Save 10% Full-Day Brownsberg Nature Park Tour
    Full-Day Brownsberg Nature Park TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 12 Hrs

    The Brownsberg Nature Reserve covers 6000 hectare of unspoiled land. In one day you will become acquainted with the major sha...

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  • Know the pollution level of Paramaribo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 60 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60 (High)
  • How safe is Paramaribo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Paramaribo.

    • Burglary and Theft 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 84.72 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 41.18 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.65 (High)
    • Attacks 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.06 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.53 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.39 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.94 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Paramaribo is 107.26 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 44.21 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 64.25 (High)
    • Pollution Index 48.62 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 36.95 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 34.44 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.06 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 24.09 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Paramaribo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 22.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.26 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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