Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard), Paramaribo

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Stoll along under the shade of almond trees and see the 19th-century colonial style houses at Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard). Watch the commerce of ships in the harbor and cars moving along the distant bridge in one of the oldest parts of Paramaribo. Have a sip of Surinamese beer and grab some local dishes, such as bami (meat noodles) or kip sate (skewered meat), from the typical Indonesian warungs (small family restaurants), which remain open until late at night. The nearby attractions include the main square and presidential palace. Our Paramaribo trip itinerary builder app makes visiting Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard) and other Paramaribo attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • The Waterkant is the slightly seedy/run down river boulevard of Paramaribo, the capital of Suriname. This is actually part of the historical city centre, a UNESCO World Heritage site! There are...  more »
  • It’s a beautiful riverside to walk leisurely In Paramaribo! This is close to several shops and restaurants in the city centre of Paramaribo!  more »

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