in Distrikt Sipaliwini, Suriname

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.238 and -55.446 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 14' 16" and W -55° 26' 45"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - SRD
Spoken languages:
Dutch, English, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:27 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:35 am and 6:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.075 and 123.255 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Suriname in South America

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Suriname.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Suriname. Last Update: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Botopasi

Botopasi in Distrikt Sipaliwini is located in Suriname about 114 mi (or 184 km) south of Paramaribo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Botopasi is now 08:27 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Botopasi. The closest airport in Suriname is Ladouanie Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 17 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Suriname is Central Suriname Nature Reserve in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Brokopondo, Onverwacht, Lelydorp, Maripasoula and Groningen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 75% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 14th of April 2024

29°C (85 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 15th of April 2024

30°C (86 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

31°C (87 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Hug and Talk@tea

Published: August 09, 2012
Length: 44:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ARTOTS

performance van Isidoor Wens, (part 2), uitgevoerd in Botopasi 2012.

walking through Pikin Slee

Published: August 01, 2012
Length: 24:26 min
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Author: atjoni

having a litlle walk through the village Pikin Slee, located on the Boven-Suriname river.

Pikin Slee - Pasensie - 360° view

Published: August 01, 2012
Length: 23:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: atjoni

Varen met de Korjaal

Published: February 26, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: De Verleiding

varend met een korjaal over de Suriname rivier.

Natuur Suriname

Published: January 19, 2019
Length: 14:46 min
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Author: Urgill eco tour suriname

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Botopasi, also spelled Boto-Pasi, is a town in Suriname.

Located at 4.23333, -55.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sipaliwini District

Botopassi Airstrip

Botopassi Airstrip is an airport near Botopasi, Suriname.

Located at 4.21667, -55.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Suriname, Sipaliwini District

Boven Saramacca

Boven Saramacca is a resort in Suriname, located in the Sipaliwini District. Its population at the 2004 census was 1,537. The dominant geographical feature of this resort is the Saramacca River.

Located at 4.23333, -55.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Resorts of Suriname, Populated places in Sipaliwini District

Botopasi Airstrip

Botopasi Airstrip, near Botopasi, Suriname. This airstrip has been constructed by the Surinamese Medical Missionary Service, "Surinaamse Medische Zendings Vliegdienst" and was frequently visited by the Mission Aviation Fellowship. Nowadays multiple flights are available by many charter companies.

Located at 4.21751, -55.4471 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Suriname, Sipaliwini District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Botopassi, Botopasie, Bottopass, Bottopassi, Botopasi, BTO