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Matappi Destination Guide

Touring Matappi in Suriname

Matappi in the region of Sipaliwini is located in Suriname - some 157 mi or ( 253 km ) South-West of Paramaribo , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Matappi

Time in Matappi is now 01:42 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " America/Paramaribo " with a UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Georgetown, Epira, Bartica, Totness, and Paramaribo. Being here already, consider visiting Georgetown . Check out our recommendations for Matappi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Kabalebo River

Kabalebo River is a river of Suriname. It joins with the Courantyne River near Apoera. A plan for a dam in the river serving a hydroelectric power plant is part of the West Suriname Plan.

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Located at 5.03 -57.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Rivers of Suriname


Apoera, also Apura, is a town in western Suriname. It is the final destination of the Southern East-West Link. 15 miles north-west on the other side of the Courantyne River lies the Guyanese village of Orealla. In the framework of the IIRSA project on the upgrading of the road between Ciudad Guayana, San Martín de Turumbang, Linden, Apoera and Paramaribo, a bridge spanning the Courantyne River is planned near Apoera.

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Located at 5.20 -57.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Guyana–Suriname border crossings, Populated places in Sipaliwini District