City Tour Paramaribo (walk, bus tour, bike tour)
The ultimate way to explore a historical city like Paramaribo, is with a guide who tells you all about the architecture and interesting back ground stories. Whether you choose to do this by bike, walk or bus, after this eye opening trip youâ€™ll see Paramaribo from a new and different perspective.
City walking tour
During the city walk youâ€™ll pay a visit to the diverse sceneries of Paramaribo, like the monuments and historical buildings in and around the city centre which were added to the World Heritage list by UNESCO. The stories behind these buildings are very interesting and during the walk the guide will be glad to share them with you, including some nice anecdotes. This tour by foot gives you a good chance to really enjoy the city and notice its details.
First youâ€™ll take a walk along the most prominent historical locations around Fort Zeelandia and the Independence square. After this the bus willÂ take you to Kwakoe, Abra Broki (a working-class neighbourhood) and the south of Paramaribo. Youâ€™ll also discover the north of Paramaribo, mostly known by its more wealthy neighbourhoods and big houses. By taking the bus youâ€™ll get to experience the various facets of the entire city of Paramaribo.
The bike tour also takes you along the historical objects in and around the city centre of Paramaribo, but it takes you further than that. Weâ€™ll pay attention to some monuments (buildings and statues), chapels (churches, synagogues, mosques and temples) and the old layout of the city. A dynamic way to cross downtown Paramaribo. The trip takes approximately 3 hours and 20 kilometres.