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Maboga Destination Guide

Delve into Maboga in Suriname

Maboga in the region of Sipaliwini is located in Suriname - some 165 mi or ( 266 km ) South of Paramaribo , the country's capital .

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Local time in Maboga is now 05:26 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Paramaribo " with a UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Georgetown, Cayenne, Totness, Pepejoe, and Paramaribo. While being here, you might want to check out Georgetown . Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Maboga ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Paloemeu River

Paloemeu River is a river in the Sipaliwini District of Suriname. It joins the Tapanahony River at the village of Paloemeu.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.35 -55.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Rivers of Suriname

Vincent Fayks Airport

Vincent Fayks Airport, 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 at the site in October 1959, while trying to deliver building materials for the airport. They both received a state funeral in Paramaribo on October 10th, 1959. Paloemeu is a popular jungle resort at the Tapahony river in Suriname with tourist lodges.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.35 -55.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Airports in Suriname, Sipaliwini District


Paloemeu is a small Amerindian village in the interior of Suriname, situated at the site where the Paloemeu River joins the Tapanahoni River. The town is primarily by the native Tiriyó Indians. Vincent Fayks Airport is located near the village.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.35 -55.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sipaliwini District