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Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

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The main attraction of Paramaribo is definitely all the beautiful old dutch architecture. although... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
548michaelc
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Stockholm, Sweden
The most beautiful architecture in the Guiana shield.

The dutch-colonial architecture is amazing! You can easily see the historical buildings. Los... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
christianvguyana
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Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The main attraction of Paramaribo is definitely all the beautiful old dutch architecture. although many were destroyed in the fire in the 19th century.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 548michaelc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The dutch-colonial architecture is amazing! You can easily see the historical buildings. Los edificios coloniales - holandeses son increíbles. Pueden verse fácilmente

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christianvguyana
Reviewed October 19, 2018

This is an attractive area to wander around. The centre is quite compact and easy to walk around in a morning. Most of the buildings are not accessible so its really a case of wander, look and admire the exterior.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nastame
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Wandering around the historic centre of Paramaribo is like being in an outdoor museum of architecture. These wooden buildings are beautiful to a visitor, but there must be a struggle to keep them in good repair. In fact many of the buildings show signs of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GlobetrottingViking
Reviewed July 29, 2018

The entire inner city of Paramaribo is on Unesco's World Heritage list. Take a guided tour and enjoy the beauty of this spectacular place. Some of the buildings are in bad shape and in dire need of renovation but overall you will experience the rich...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Walter_Oostelbos
Reviewed July 4, 2018

breathtaking architecture in Paramaribo's innercity seem to tell the historic tales of this deeply religious country.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2017

Walked the streets both day time and night and felt safe and enjoyed the sights. Several good restaurants in the area.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jettag1950
Reviewed October 9, 2017

You must stroll around the historic centre of Paramaribo down to the Waterkant when in Surinam. No wonder this city is on the UNESCO Heritage list. Some stunning buildings. It gets very hot and humid so try and go early in the morning. Best is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Poleinahole
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Suriname is not only a country with a phantastic nature, since with the old part of its small capital Paramaribo it also possesses a great cultural highlight. To best enjoy it, it makes sense to stay in the only hotel of that town part, the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank saronic
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