Cultural Markets

Day Trips & Excursions in Suriname

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Tour description provided by Viator

Paramaribo is home to a large and diverse population of different cultures. This is reflected in the markets in the city, providing wares of all kinds. During this tour you will become acquainted with these different cultures and get to taste different kinds of food. You will also pay a visit to the Paramaribo Zoo. At the end of your trip, your shopping bags will most likely be too full to carry, and you will have a better understanding of how Surinamese cultures have intermingled.
• 6.30 hr - Departure from your accommodation - pickup and departure in small airconditioned minivans •  The group goes to the Independence square to watch a bird singing contest. Every Sunday bird lovers go to the square to compete to see which bird can sing the loudest. • The group will visit different kinds of markets, they can also buy some souvenirs or some snacks and drinks. they will be introduced to several local fruit and vegetables. • After the visits of the market, you will also go to the zoo where they group can see different kind of animals and also relax before we head back to the starting point. • 09.00 hr - Ride back to the starting point

What’s included

  • Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • All activities
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Snacks

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)


  • Excellent value for money
  • Snacks and Beverages included
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city