Gunsi and Minimi
Gunsi is a village located on the upper Suriname River and it is an approximately 45-minute boat ride from Atjoni. The tourist camp "Tei-Wei" that is right next to the village, guarantees you a special experience.
The guide will provide you with a tour of the village. Gunsi is connected to two other villages upstream by a well-tended forest trail which u can reach within an hour on foot. For hikers, an excellent option!
Your guide will visit the villages with you and tell you about them. During a walk you will learn about the animals and plants in the environment . Additionally Gunsi is also ideal for swimming. Also the Felulasi rapid is a sought after place, where one can enjoy a natural massage by in the Rapids to sit down. At low tide there comes forth a sand bank in the middle of the river where you can relax in the warm sand and the occasional dip.
Tour: 3 days Price: € 200.00,-p.p.
Tour: 4 days Price: € 240.00 p.p.
The holiday resort of Menimi is about an hour's boat ride from Atjoni. Menimi means ' Remember me ' in the Saramaccan and your stay on this resort will be an experience you will long remember.
The hospitality that owner Paiva Armand A, better known as ' basket ', radiates along with his wife and children is very special. The resort is well maintained at all times and is an ideal place to chill out and relax from the hustle and bustle in Paramaribo. Menimi is located by a beautiful flow of possibilities where you can safely and swimming. As the high water stand, the Sula Islands unfortunately to see less well but it is very beautiful town surrounded by water. The resort is ideal for swimming or to make a trip across the water to the surrounding villages, but above all to make the most of the peace and the beautiful surroundings.
Tour: 3 days
Price: € 200.00,-p.p.
Tour: 4 days
Price: € 240.00 p.p.
With the combination tour Menimi-called Gunsi, you can during one trip to the upper Suriname area of enjoy two different destinations. This three-day tour departs every Friday starting from Paramaribo to the typical tourist resorts of Menimi and called Gunsi Saramaccan. This combination tour is completely taken care of and the programme of this trip consists of various exciting and relaxing activities. Between activities by is enough opportunity for you to relax and swim.
The program looks like this:
Day 1: we leave from Paramaribo Friday morning by car direction Atjoni, where we go to lunch. After we sail to Menimi where we arrive in the afternoon. After unpacking, we are going to make a short walk through the town. At Menimi you can good fishing. After the walk we will also try to catch fish, maybe even a piranha, who were chosen
after the dinner during the campfire smoke.
Day 2: After breakfast we start on the second day with a walk in the Woods. Here you will meet with the diversity of trees, plants and animals in this area. After this walk we go have lunch and we navigate to the Maroon drop Aurora to take a walk and to experience village life. Then we walk on foot to the second holiday resort called Gunsi, where we will bring the rest of the day. in the evening, after it has become dark, we get into the boat and go caimans spotting.
Day 3: After breakfast, there is still some free time over to go swimming. Afterwards we will return to the city.
Tour: 3 days
Price: € 220.00,- p.p.
Transport: Bus/ Boat
These tours include: Guide, meals, Drinks (non-alcoholic), accommodation, Excursions, incl.: fishing for Piranhas, caimans spotting, village walk, forest walk, campfire, swimming.