Visit Bakkie Museum
We provide (2-3 x per week) the complete all-inclusive tour for tourists in Suriname (fully arranged from the city). Guide Jacqueline accompanies you from Paramaribo (bus 1 hour, boat 5 minutes) to Bakkie. At Bakkie you will meet the developers of project Bakkie (Marsha and Bas) with a private museum explanation.
Request for other days than on schedule possible. It is still possible to come by yourself with your own boat, but joining a group is often cheaper and more complete (with all-inclusive, the tour already starts in the city).
This all-inclusive tour to Bakkie, Suriname includes:
- Bus transport from the city
- Boat trip on the Commewijne River
- Drinks and snacks
- Guide accompaniment all day
- Complete lunch menu on Bakkie
- Museum tour Museum Bakkie
- Walk around garden Bakkie
Price All-Inclusive day trip 75,– Euro pp (locals discount and option to come by yourself)
You can also book and pay at your local booking office. Rate Euro 75,==pp
**Bakkie day trip is 1 of the best valued day trips from Suriname!!!
The collection of Museum Bakkie is the most special private collection of plantation history in Suriname.
For more information
Would you like to visit Museum Bakkie independently? You can reach Bakkie via your own boat or self-chartered boat (15km sailing from Montresor, 20km sailing from Leonsberg). The price of €10 per person that Museum Bakkie charges is for:
- Museum tour (1h) with guide (all inclusive in with lunch menu and garden tour)
Reservations in order to visit Museum Bakkie can be made via WhatsApp at:
Note: You can also book an all-inclusive tour from Paramaribo.
Lunch at restaurant Bakkie
Lunch is already included in all-inclusive tours. For guests who come with their own boat, we optionally offer a complete lunch menu for our guests (bringing your own food and drinks is also allowed at the public places in the village of Bakkie).
Local Bakkie Lunch in the wood shed:
- Saoto soup (appetizer).
- Fish fillet, rice, vegetables (main course).
- fresh juice, water.
Please report dietary restrictions and book lunch in advance. Total menu price: €10 per person. Total package Museum tour and complete lunch menu: €20,- per person. You can arrange a boat yourself or contact one of our boatmen (see below). Sailing time: 75 minutes. The boatman will be waiting for you.
NB*; due to higher petrol prices, the boat ride has become quite expensive, to save on these costs it is often cheaper to go with the all inclusive trip (for example, if you are only with 2 people. If you come with a minimum of 4 people, for example, it is it is only cheaper to rent a boat yourself (the boat price is per boat and not per person) Please note that Museum Bakkie must be reserved in advance and also the boat, from Leonsberg it is still 20km sailing!! and from Montresor 15km!! If you come independently, you only do the museum tour and possibly. lunch.
General info Museum Bakkie: +597 865 4130 (telephone and App of Bas Spek)