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Jenny Tours - Day Tours

Paramaribo, Suriname
About Jenny Tours - Day Tours
Jenny Tours, we provide tours to the whole interior of Suriname, also city-tours and other nice events. Just visit our website, we try to give you an A++ exeperience.
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Learn about Suriname’s complex history and contemporary culture with this tour of Paramaribo. Over the course of 4 hours, follow your local guide through the city streets, stopping at highlights like the Presidential Palace, Palm Garden, waterfront, central market, and more. Listen to stories about the colonial period as you tour Fort Zeelandia and browse for souvenirs before your excursion concludes.
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Sten A wrote a review Oct 2021
7 contributions
Wondered what to do, see or what to be aware of. Dropped a Whatapp message to Jenny Tours and got tons of useful information within minutes, including which tours are availabe for the next days. Went to Brownsberg day tour (super nice, lots of hiking). Since there was no other tours for the following days (because of COVID related issues) I asked if there is a possibility to hire a personal guide; again within minutes, the guide was arranged. Very pleasent communication.
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Date of experience: October 2021
Craig T wrote a review Oct 2021
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I was not looking for a standard tour. I just wanted to go fishing and was by myself not a group. Jan at Jenny's tours help me get in contact with the best captain in Suriname. I had a great time would recommend them to anyone.
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Date of experience: September 2021
Gene R J wrote a review Mar 2020
Silver Spring, Maryland8099 contributions844 helpful votes
Review of: Cultural Markets
We took a taxi($3) 3.5 km north from our Downtown Oasis Guesthouse to the Saoena Zondagmarkt. This large Indonesian Market is 150 m from the 'Sanya Budaya' Cultural Center where the tall 1990 Javanese Immigration Monument celebrates 100 years since the 33,000 contract workers came from Java in 1890. This weekly gathering is a festival for the descendants, a flea market, has produce, ready to eat food, music, a bit of everything. Family friendly and enjoyable.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Hermes_NL 🇳🇱 wrote a review Feb 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands19908 contributions42122 helpful votes
The good thing of Jenny tours is that they can organize a two-day tour to Galibi on a daily basis. No waiting for other people to make the tour possible. The communication with Piet of Jenny Tours was quite quick and clear. The actual tour was highly interesting and reasonably well organised including plenty bio-breaks and food breaks. The logistics did appear to involve a lot of improvisation and also some waiting on our behalf - maybe this was because we were just a party of two and had to join other groups now and then for a particular boat or taxi trip. The boat trip from Albina to Galibi (and back) was enjoyable although there was a good chance to get wet from spray and/or rain. Albina turned out to be a slightly rough edged bustling river harbour town which was interesting to see; Galibi is a small paradise with simple but adequate lodging. Guide Imro, a native from Galibi, did a great job including cooking dinner and breakfast for us at the pleasant Kadaru lodge in Galibi. we also spent about 1 hour in Saint Laurent (French Guyana) on the way back - rather a quiet town on a Monday. We did manage to see the green Turtle - although when we arrived by boat at 10:40 PM on a beach in the neighbourhood of Galibi, she was already done with the job of laying her eggs and crawled back to the sea about 15 minutes after our arrival. I still wonder why we did not go earlier that evening ... maybe the tides made it impossible. On the other hand we did not have to stay for 3 hours on that beach which was perhaps an advantage. There was that evening also a party until 10 PM in the Galibi village, which one of us attended, it was quite fun.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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jw2k5 wrote a review Dec 2019
Toronto, Canada46 contributions12 helpful votes
I recently visited Suriname during Xmas holidays. I contacted Jenny's tour before I arrived through whatsapp and Jan was extremely helpful and responsive. He went out of his way to make the tours I wanted happen during my short stay in Suriname. I ended up doing 3 day tours with them and all went great. The guides Daniel and Gio were both excellent. Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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