General9-Day Tour Highlights of Suriname – Palumeu
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Day 1: Arrival
Arrival at the J.A. Pengel airport (Zanderij) of Suriname. Bus transport to your hotel in Paramaribo. You will stay in a hotel of your choice in Paramaribo: Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel.
Day 2: City & Shopping Tour
Today’s programme is a City & Shopping tour by Tuk Tuk so you can enjoy all the lovely things that Paramaribo has to offer you. Learn about the rich history of the ‘Wooden City’ which has been placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. During this extensive City & Shopping tour, you will for instance visit Fort Zeelandia, the Central Market, the gold jewellers, the famous Mosque and Synagogue, the Cathedral and the Independence Square, and you can shop in the popular Hermitage Mall. You wil stay in Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel. Meals included for this day: breakfast and lunch.
Day 3 – 6: Palumeu
Jungle lodge Palumeu, near the native village also called Palumeu, is located along the Boven Tapanahony river in the heart of the Amazon rain forest. You will be fascinated by this part of the tropical rain forest where the sound of monkeys and birds announce the dawning of a new day, and where you can admire the impressive rapids, the unique flora and fauna, and learn about the current lifestyle of the native Trio and Wajana tribes. This tour is ideal for nature lovers who wish, in reasonable comfort, to experience the tropical rain forest as the natives have done for centuries.
Transport to and from Zorg & Hoop airport is included.
The lodges, 2 under 1 roof, have been built in traditional style with a veranda which offers a spectacular view of the river. Each lodge has a bedroom with two single beds and mosquito nets, own toilet and shower with cold running water.
After your arrival on Palumeu, you will be taken to the beautiful island of Palawa for a picnic lunch and a delicious dip in the cool river water. In the late afternoon, you will visit the Indian village of Palumeu where you will learn about the current lifestyle of these oldest inhabitants of the Amazon forest. Meals included for this day: breakfast, lunch and dinner.
On today’s programme is the Potihill, a granite hill which you will climb. After the effort required to climb to the top, you will be rewarded with a breath-taking view. After your return, in the late afternoon, you will have the chance to try your hand at archery. Meals included for this day: breakfast, lunch and dinner.
In the morning, you will leave by korjaal for the Mabuka waterfalls for a wonderful relaxing day. The more active among you can enjoy a walk through the jungle. In the evening, you will be taken on a cruise along the river to enjoy the nocturnal jungle sounds. Meals included for this day: breakfast, lunch and dinner.
In the morning, you will go on a long village walk on Palumeu. After lunch, you will depart again for Paramaribo by aeroplane. You wil stay in Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel. Meals included for this day: breakfast and lunch.
Day to spend at your leisure. You wil stay in Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel. Meal included for this day: breakfast.
Day 8: Bicycle tour to Peperpot plantation
You will go by bicycle to Peperpot plantation. On the way, you will pass various small workers’ houses and plantation areas where you can sometimes spot many monkeys and giant lizards, before you arrive at Peperpot, a former coffee and cocoa plantation in the district of Commewijne. Once you have had the opportunity to view the impressive grounds of the former factory and have had lunch, you will cycle back to Paramaribo. You will stay in Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel. Meals included for this day: breakfast and lunch.
Unfortunately, today is the last day of your tour. You will be collected in the afternoon for the transfer to the airport. You will arrive at Schiphol airport the following morning. Meal included for this day: breakfast.
Prices per person
- Based on 1 person € 918
- Based on 2 persons € 953
- 9 days roundtrip as described
- Stay in Paramaribo Eco Resort Hotel or Krasnapolsky Hotel (Standard room) including breakfast
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