Suriname river half-day dolphin boat tour
Activities

Suriname river half-day dolphin boat tour

Language: English , Dutch
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 4 hours to 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Watch the sunset whilst enjoying local snacks, wine, and or a beer
  • Experience the chance to see dolphins in the wild
  • Hear about the history of one of the former plantations with your experienced guide
  • Feel relaxed as you drink wine or beer included whilst cruising on a traditional tent boat
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
What to expect

Breath in the river's fresh air whilst looking for playing dolphins, indulging in local snacks, drinking beer or wine, and enjoying the breathtaking sunset- all in half a day. Plus you'll visit one of the former plantation with your experienced guide and learn about it's history.

Starting from travelling to Leonsberg, you'll cruise on a traditional tent boat to the estuary of the Suriname river. Feel your excitement rise as you wait for the dolphins who often swim in groups around the boat. Sometimes, you'll watch them come curiously close and if you see their eyes sparkle for a moment, chances are they want to play. You'll also explore one of the former plantation, see the sunset, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon whilst sipping on beer or wine to complete the 3-hours on the river before travelling back.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Staff are regularly tested for COVID-19
  • Tickets can only be purchased online
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Beer or wine on the cruise
    • Guided tour with an experienced guide
    • Transport including by boat from Leonsberg
    • Water
    • Snacks
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:
    Please choose one of the following meeting points: - Courtyard by Marriott Paramaribo, Anton Drachtenweg 50-54 at 15:45 pm - Torarica Resort, Mr. L.J. Rietbergplein 1 at 15.30 pm - Purity Tours & Services, Heerenstraat 15 at 15.20 pm - Joah Inn Appartementen, Keizerstraat 91 at 15.15 pm
    What to remember
    • Please note there is a choice of pickups from 4 locations, which are:
      • Courtyard by Marriott Paramaribo, Anton Drachtenweg 50-54 at 15:45 pm
      • Torarica Resort, Mr. L.J. Rietbergplein 1 at 15.30 pm
      • Purity Tours & Services, Heerenstraat 15 at 15.20 pm
      • Joah Inn Appartementen, Keizerstraat 91 at 15.15 pm
    • At checkout, please write your choice of pick up from the 4 locations above so the local operator is aware
    • It is recommended to wear sunglasses, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, a poncho and take your camera
    • Please contact the local operator if you have any nutritional restrictions or dietary requirements. You will find the contact information in the voucher after booking
    • The minimum number of adults that can be booked is 2 and a maximum of 15
    • This activity is available in English and Dutch
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    Provider
    Purity Tours & Service
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 70% refund if you cancel up to 21 days before the experience begins. If you cancel up to 14 days before, you can still receive a 50% refund. If you cancel up to 5 days before, you can still receive a 25% refund. If you cancel up to 24 hours before, you can still receive a 10% refund.

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