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Located on the Upper Suriname River in Suriname's Sipaliwini District, Aurora is a tribal village. This destination is a good choice for travellers interested in experiencing a traditional Maroon way of life. The village is home to the Saramaka people, descendants of runaway African slaves. Visitors can learn about their culture and history through interactions with the villagers. Additionally, Aurora offers opportunities for outdoor activities like swimming in the river and exploring the surrounding rainforest. The village serves as a base for navigating the Upper Suriname River, known for its rapids and scenic beauty.

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Airports near Aurora

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Aurora. Here's 4 airports that serve Aurora.

Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport

This is the largest and busiest airport in Suriname, located about 35 kilometres (22 miles) south of Paramaribo, the capital city. It offers connections to various international destinations, including Miami, Amsterdam, Curaçao, and Trinidad and Tobago. From Paramaribo, you can take a shared taxi, bus, or private car to reach Aurora, which is located about 40 kilometres (25 miles) east of the capital.


Dr. Albert Plesman International Airport

This airport is located in the western part of Suriname, in the town of Nieuw Nickerie. It offers limited international connections, mainly from neighbouring countries like Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago. However, if you are coming from these regions, it could be a more convenient option than flying into Paramaribo first. From Nieuw Nickerie, you can take a bus or taxi to Aurora, which is about 180 kilometres (112 miles) east.


Sophie Redmond Airport

This small airport is located in the Sipaliwini Savannah, in the southeastern part of Suriname. It offers limited scheduled flights, mainly from Paramaribo. However, if you are planning to explore the Sipaliwini Savannah, this airport could be a good option to reach the region and then travel overland to Aurora.


Orindu Airport

This small airport is located in the Marowijne district, in the northeastern part of Suriname. It offers limited scheduled flights, mainly from Paramaribo. Similar to Sophie Redmond Airport, if you plan to explore the Marowijne district, this airport could be an option to reach the region and then travel overland to Aurora.

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Buy your flights to Aurora and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Aurora now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Aurora over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Aurora gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Aurora

With a wealth of sights to see in Aurora, here are our top 3:

Experience the Unspoiled Beauty of Suriname

Discover the breathtaking Aurora of Suriname, a natural spectacle that paints the night sky with a mesmerising palette of colours. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness nature's most stunning light show.

Unlock the Mysteries of the Night Sky

Suriname's Aurora is a celestial phenomenon that will leave you spellbound. Experience the magic as the sky comes alive with dancing lights, creating a spectacle that's truly out of this world.

Embrace the Magic of Suriname's Aurora

Immerse yourself in the ethereal beauty of Suriname's Aurora. This awe-inspiring spectacle is a testament to nature's grandeur, offering a visual feast that will ignite your sense of wonder and leave you yearning for more.