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Cheap flights to Suriname

Reasons To Visit Suriname

Suriname is an excellent destination for travelers who love the great outdoors as around a third of the country has been designated as a protected national area, while there are also plenty of interesting historical and cultural attractions around the country and in the capital Paramaribo. Venture out into the beautiful wilderness of Suriname and see some incredible sites like the mangrove forests by the sea or the Raleigh waterfalls. Within Paramaribo there are many interesting historical buildings and fascinating museums to see, while the city is also a vibrant place with many bustling markets and beautiful gardens and parks.

Arriving In Suriname

Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport is located less than 50 km away from the capital Paramaribo. The airport primarily handles regional flights but is also served by a couple of long-haul routes including flights to and from Amsterdam. Although you won’t be able to find direct flights from the UAE to Suriname, it is possible to make the journey with only a single stopover.

At the airport you will find everything you would need for a pleasant stay including a couple of places to eat and drink as well as duty-free shopping. In addition to this, the airport provides travelers with free Wi-Fi so you can easily get online without paying anything. There are plenty of ways to get from the airport into the city including by bus or shared minibus if you don’t want to pay for a taxi. Taxis are not fitted with meters, so remember to settle on a fixed fare with your driver before setting off.

Suriname Travel Information

Where to stay: Ratings and booking information for the best hotels in Paramaribo for every budget

Some nationals are entitled to enter the Suriname without needing a visa, but UAE nationals will have to arrange for a visa first before making the journey. In the country temperatures remain relatively consistent over the course of the year with average highs between 30 to 33 degrees. There is a period of increased rainfall in the country from April until July, while the driest period is between September and November. At Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport there are a couple of car rental agencies operating on-site, so it is possible to get a vehicle as soon as you have arrived. In Suriname the currency is the Surinamese dollar, while the time zone is seven hours behind the UAE so don’t forget to put your clocks back.

* This information is correct as of January 2018

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