Tafelberg (literally "Table Mountain") is one of the highest mountains in Suriname at 1,026 metres (3,366 ft). It is a mesa and is part of the Tafelberg Nature Reserve. The mountain is located in the Sipaliwini District.
Articles in Suriname ( 127 )
127 Articles of interest in Suriname
Brownsweg is a town and resort in Suriname.
Batavia is a town in Saramacca District, in the north of Suriname.
Zanderij is a village located in the northern part of Suriname, situated 50 kilometres south of the capital Paramaribo on the Southern East-West Link.
The Nickerie is a river in the northwestern part of Suriname.
Kwamalasamutu, also Kwamalasamoetoe, is a Tiriyó Indian village in southern Suriname (Sipaliwini district), and home to the Paramount Chief of the northern Trios. It also serves as field Headquarters for the Amazon Conservation Team's northeast Amaz…
The Coppename is a river in Suriname (South America) in the district of Sipaliwini, forming part of the boundary between the districts of Coronie and Saramacca.
Apoera, also Apura, is a town in western Suriname. It is the final destination of the Southern East-West Link.
Apetina is a village in the South Eastern jungle area of Suriname within the Tapanahony resort in the Sipaliwini District. It is located at (3°30′N55°04′W) in the jungle on the small hills along the river Tapanahoni. Nearby points include Tebu Moun…
The 2009 Albina, Suriname riots took place on December 24–25, 2009, when local maroon inhabitants attacked Brazilian, Chinese, Colombian and Peruvian gold diggers after a man was allegedly stabbed to death by a Brazilian.
Onverwacht (Dutch for "unexpected") is the capital town of Para District, Suriname.
The Wilhelminagebergte (English: Wilhelmina Mountains) is a mountain range in the district of Sipaliwini in central Suriname. It extends about 113 km (70 mi) from west to east. It is named after Queen Wilhelmina. The Wilhelminagebergte is part of th…
Saramacca River is a river in Suriname (estuary located at around (5.85°N 55.883333°W). Arawaks named this river "Surama", and today's name "Saramacca" is probably derived from it. It originates in the Wilhelmina Mountains and flows northwards and e…
Paranam is a town in the Para District, Suriname.
The Coppename Bridge (Dutch: Coppenamebrug) is a bridge over the Coppename River in Suriname, part of the East-West Link.
Cayana Airstrip (IATA: AAJ, ICAO: SMCA) is a public airport serving Awaradam, Suriname.
Beekhuizen is a resort in Suriname, located in the Paramaribo District.
Afobaka is a village in the Brokopondo District of Suriname. Between 1960 and 1964, the 1913 meter-long Afobaka Dam was built on the Suriname River, creating the Brokopondo Reservoir.
Vincent Fayks Airport (IATA: OEM, ICAO: SMPA), in Pepejoe near Paloemeu, Suriname. The airport was constructed as part of Operation Grasshopper. It was named after the Polish pilot Vincent Fajks who crashed with co-pilot Ronald Kappel with their Aer…
South Drain, also Zuiddrain, is a town in western Suriname. Since the pavement of 32 kilometres (20 mi) road section to Nieuw Nickerie, it is the final destination of the northern East-West Link. The European Union funded the reconstruction, which s…
Pontoetoe is a village in the Sipaliwini District of Suriname, situated on the banks of the Tapanahony River.
Pokigron is a town in Suriname located on Brokopondo Reservoir. It is located in the Boven Suriname municipality (resort) in the Sipaliwini District.
Oostelijke Polders is a resort in Suriname, located in the Nickerie District.
Moengotapoe is a resort in Suriname, located in the Marowijne District.
Majoor Henry Fernandes Airport (Dutch: Majoor Henry Fernandes Vliegveld) (IATA: ICK, ICAO: SMNI), also known as Nieuw Nickerie Airport, is located near Nieuw Nickerie, the capital city of the Nickerie district in Suriname.
Laduani Airstrip (IATA: LDO, ICAO: SMDO), near Aurora (Small Village) & Laduani or Ladoeani, Suriname.
Laarwijk is a settlement and a former plantation in the Commewijne District in Suriname.
Kwatta is a resort in Suriname, located in the Wanica District.
Kwakoegron (land of Kwakoe) is a town and resort in Suriname.
Galibi, Suriname is a resort in Suriname, located in the Marowijne District.
Flora is a resort in Suriname, located in the Paramaribo District.
Eilerts de Haan Mountains (Dutch: Eilerts de Haangebergte) is a mountain range in Sipaliwini District, Suriname, located at around (3°N 56.166667°W).
Commewijne River (Sranan Tongo: Kawina-liba) is a river in northern Suriname (estuary located at around (5.9°N 55.083333°W).
Carolina is a resort in Suriname, located in the Para District.
Boven Saramacca is a resort in Suriname, located in the Sipaliwini District.
Botopasi, also spelled Boto-Pasi, is a Saamaka village in Suriname.