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Book flights to Albina

Albina is a town located in eastern Suriname, on the west bank of the Marowijne River. The river forms the border with French Guiana, with the town of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni directly opposite. Albina offers a taste of Surinamese culture with a relaxed atmosphere. Visitors can explore the local markets, which sell fresh produce, handicrafts, and traditional foods. A ferry service connects Albina to Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni, allowing you to explore neighbouring French Guiana for a day trip. Albina could be a good choice for you if you're looking for a laid-back destination with a mix of Surinamese and French influences. It's also a convenient starting point for exploring the Marowijne District, known for its rainforests and indigenous villages.

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Airports near Albina

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Albina, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Albina becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport

Located in Paramaribo, Suriname, this is the closest international airport to Albina. It is approximately a 2-hour drive from Albina.


Zorg en Hoop Airport

Situated in Paramaribo, Suriname, this regional airport is about a 2-hour drive from Albina. It mainly serves domestic flights and some regional destinations.


Cayenne - Félix Eboué Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to Albina, you can consider flying to Cayenne, French Guiana. This international airport is approximately a 3-hour drive from Albina. From there, you can arrange for ground transportation to reach your destination.


Cheddi Jagan International Airport

Located in Georgetown, Guyana, this international airport is another option for travellers heading to Albina. It is approximately a 4-hour drive from Albina. You can either arrange for ground transportation or take a connecting flight to a local airport closer to Albina.

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Buy your flights to Albina and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Albina offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Albina

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Marowijne Riverfront

The Marowijne River forms the natural border between Suriname and French Guiana. Albina's riverfront offers a scenic promenade with excellent opportunities for people-watching and enjoying the fresh air. Local vendors line the walkway selling delicious street food and refreshing beverages. You can also take a ferry across the river to explore Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni, the French Guianese town directly opposite Albina.

Local Markets

Albina is known for its lively markets overflowing with fresh, local produce, including tropical fruits, vegetables, and spices. You can also find locally made crafts and souvenirs, a great way to support the local economy and take home a piece of Albina.

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Nature Exploration

Albina is a gateway to Suriname's pristine rainforests and untouched natural beauty. Hire a local guide and embark on a boat tour through the Marowijne River for a chance to see dolphins, monkeys, and a variety of colourful birds in their natural habitat. You might even be able to spot a jaguar with a keen eye!