Where are we going?
Depending on the tide, we will determine the departure. Subsequently we will drive with trailer and boat to the slipway of the Coppename river. After the trailing you will continue with the “Marcraft Commander” a professional sportfishboat. The boat is comfortable and provided with: 90PK outboard engine, electric bow motor, fishfinder, GPS and a sun hood.
What are we going to do on this trip?
Day 1: From “Weg naar zee” we will drive to the Coppename Bridge for about 2 hours. Along the way we will pass villages like Calcutta and Groningen. Once at the bridge over the Coppename River, the boat will be made ready for sailing. You will have the time to stretch out your legs and enjoy the surroundings. After the trailage, the course will be set towards the south. On the way we will pass the village of Batavia. Once past the Tibiti river, the Wayambo river will come into view. We will start fishing at the mouth of the Wayambo from within the boat. We will also have lunch on board. If necessary, the sunhood will be set up. The necessary cold drinks will be in the cooler box. In the meantime you will enjoy fishing, the flying macaws and the sounds of the jungle. There is a good chance you might spot animals like monkeys, deer, hares and birds of prey. At 6 o’clock the engine will start again and we will set course for Korneliskondre, where we will spend the night. Although the local population keeps the traditions alive, time doesn’t stand still there. There is plenty of mobile coverage. We will sleep in a traditional camp with hammocks. Possibility to fish at night.
Day 2- State in the drawing of fish. After breakfast we will go fishing on the Wayambo river with a local guide. It is possible to enter the smaller creeks with a canoe in search of the Anjoemara
Day 3- In the morning we will have an early breakfast after which we will set course to the mouth of the Wayambo river. The fishing rods can be put out. Depending on the tide we will sail back to the slipway. After the trailering and getting the boat ready for travel, we will drive back to Paramaribo for 2 hours.
Renew tour. It is possible to extend this tour with a few days. We will then fish past Donderskamp and on the Arawara Creek, a man-made creek that connects the Nickerie River and Wayambo. There is a floodgate and a lot of fish in the creek.
Different types of fish:
Kubi, Tukunari, Lalau, tijgermeerval, roodstaart, Piranha, Anjoemara
What is included in the tour?
Transportation from your lodging address within Paramaribo by car with air conditioning, professional sport fishing boat, fishing rods and all necessities, breakfast, lunch and dinner, snacks, fruit and non – alcoholic drinks, an experienced Dutch / English speaking guide, life jackets, first aid kit.
What to bring along?
• Possibly your own rods and supplies
• Insect repellent and sunblock
• Protective clothing
• Water shoes