Information about Suriname
Population: 563,402 (2017)
Capital: Paramaribo 240,924 (2012)
Official Languages: dutch
Main cities: Paramaribo, Lelydorp, Brokopondo, Nieuw Nickerie
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Suriname in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Suriname, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Suriname - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial PracticesCurrency: Surinamese dollar
Time Zone: UTC-3
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.