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Fort Zeelandia

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Fort Zeelandia

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Travel 68 miles (110 kilometers) from Paramaribo to Brownsberg, passing through local villages along the way. Drive to the top of a mountain in a 4x4 vehicle and enjoy views of a scenic lake, then settle in at the guest house for your overnight stay. Enjoy swimming, boat rides, fishing, or simply relaxing in the hammock during free time. Breakfast, lunch, and a boat ride on day two are included.
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Hermes_NL 🇳🇱 wrote a review Feb 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands19,716 contributions31,482 helpful votes
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Fort Zeelandia was first built by the British and extended by the Dutch as a fortification on a prominent point on the Suriname river. It has mostly been a prison throughout the years, and even the scene of recent history with the political December murders in 1982. Now it is a
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Jan T wrote a review Jan 2020
Leidschendam, The Netherlands851 contributions116 helpful votes
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The fort was much smaller as expected. Several rooms did contain expositions with old utensils. The historic pharmac was very nice to see. The fort looks out over the river. There is a monument with the names of victims of the December murders 1982.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Melissa wrote a review Jan 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands20 contributions1 helpful vote
I went with my family to this place and we were with around 10 people. For some was it their first visit and others have already visited. We didn’t go with a tour guide. It is an interesting place where you will get to know more about the history of Surinam in total. The
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Every Step Every Nation wrote a review Dec 2019
Santa Cruz, California55 contributions70 helpful votes
Lovely to view a bit of Suriname’s history! It is next to the Suriname river and you’ll have a great view of the bridge during clear sky! It’s in the Inner City Of Paramaribo, a UNESCO World Heritage site!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Edgar L wrote a review Dec 2019
Havana, Cuba7 contributions1 helpful vote
I really loved this place, It is located in Paramaribo district Just in the Centre, clean area,close to the shore, I will come back
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Date of experience: January 2019
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