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Galibi & St.Laurent

Galibi & St. Laurent (nature/culture)

Early morning, you depart by bus to Albina where you arrive after approx. 3 hours. From here, the trip is continued by dug-out canoe to Langamankondre where you learn more about the indigenous culture of the Caraib Amerindians. You see how the local people do basketry, pottery and how they build boats. In the sea turtle season, an excursion is made by night on the beach where, if lucky, you will see a sea turtle laying eggs.

On the second day of this tour, you go for a walk in the forest with an experienced guide. After the walk, you have the opportunity to swim. At night, you can enjoy a cultural performance of the Amerindians.

On the last day, after breakfast, you depart to St. Laurent, in French Guiana. Here, you will visit Camp de la Transportation and after lunch you return to Albina where the bus is ready for the return trip to Paramaribo. On the way back, a stop will be made in Moengo. Because of the mining activities, the area around Moengo is the most important economic factor in district Marowijne. After the visit to Moengo, you will return early evening to Paramaribo.

The tour program is subject to change. It is subject to alteration in the rainy season, depending on the weather.