There are current restrictions for travel to Suriname at this time. These restrictions are for the safety of Suriname citizens and travelers alike and are as follows: Entry restrictions
Suriname's airports are closed, except to direct flights from the Netherlands for medical, essential workers, emergency travel and repatriation flights.
Travelers must show a negative PCR COVID-19 test certificate issued within 72 hours prior to departure. Children under the age of 12 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 PCR-RT test result.
Travelers must have a confirmed accommodation booking of at least 10 days at a registered SHATA hotel. For a list of registered SHATA hotels, see http://www.bogsuriname.com/quarantine/.
Foreign travelers must submit evidence of travel insurance with COVID-19 coverage.
Travelers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 10 days at a registered SHATA hotel. See http://www.bogsuriname.com/quarantine/ for a listing of registered SHATA hotels.
While in quarantine, travelers may be required to take a COVID-19 test. Travelers who test positive for COVID-19 in Suriname, may be placed in mandatory isolation at a government isolation facility at their own expense, and may not be released until cleared by a medical doctor
Permission for home quarantine is given exclusively by the Minister of Public Health or the Director of the Public Health Service. Applications for home quarantine must be accompanied by a written request stating the reasons for choosing home quarantine, and must be accompanied by information of a guarantor who will be jointly liable if the traveler does not comply with home quarantine rules. Applications for home quarantine must be made at least 10 working days prior to departure by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Permission for home quarantine will not be granted upon arrival in Suriname if it has not been approved in advance
If you must travel during this time and are allowed to based on current restrictions, please stay informed about updated travel safety tips.