Bigi Pan birding paradise

Bigi pan wet lands and birds

Bigi Pan birding paradise
Bigi pan wet lands and birds

1 review

Duration: 2 days
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

Bigi Pan is a multi use and purpose area in Suriname where you will experience mangrove jungle along the creeks and the famous Scarlet Ibis among the 122 kinds of birds found in this area of 68.000km2

What’s included

  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • Nature fee
  • Lunch
  • Beverages


Bigi Pan day trip
Birders paradise


Experience the Bigi Pan Wetlands, where you can spot at least 122 bird species, caimans and other animals. If you love nature, visiting these beautiful wetland, is a must-do in Suriname.

The wetlands are situated in the most Western district of Suriname, Nickerie, also called the rice district on the coastal area. 

The highlight of this tour is the nature experience as well the variety of creeks and mangrove. 

The Bigi pan is a 68.000 km2 swamp and multi use and purpose area where the locals come to fish and the birds come to feed. The most famous bird is the scarlet ibis. This full red bird, gets it color from his shrimp diet. 

Among the scarlet Ibis are also the famous the flamingo. If you want to overnight there is a possibility to stay in a comfort overland water resort. This include all the means and drinks during your stay. 

Your Organizer

Travel The Guianas - DMC Guianas, South America
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Travel The Guianas is the specialist for tours, transfers and excursions in “The three Guianas". As tour operator and Destination Management Company for Suriname, Guyana and French Guyane we provide tourism services based on requirements, needs and wishes. As ground touroperator we provide all tourism related services in Suriname, Guyana and French Guiana in South America. Since 2014 we extended our services to Trinidad & Tobago. As the Three Guyanas specialist we provide tours and excursions to the most adventurous & exiting spots!


A very condensed but generally speaking well organised tour, with a varied set of activities across the 3 Guyanas. As it is condensed it includes quite a lot of driving but overall is it very enjoyable and the organisers are quite flexible to meet the needs
By Ricardo B for 7 days package tour Suriname - French Guiana - Guyana on 17 Aug, 2022

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