Curaçao is a true island paradise. Her rich colonial history resulted in a very diverse and friendly population, beautiful colonial architecture and a lively city. But also come and enjoy the sparkling blue ocean, delicious food, shopping, museums, the vibrant nightlife, and of course a broad range of adventurous and sportive activities. Are you looking for a game of golf, scuba diving, or a hike in our pristine nature? Or do you prefer a relaxing spa day, or meeting the local population and eating a tasty Curaçao stew? Everything is possible here; Curaçao has something for everyone!
In addition to the wonderful beaches and the outdoors which is wonderful for children there are also excursions to do: Dolphin academy, mountain biking, ostrich farm, beach volleyball, jet skiing and much more.
If you have rented a car you should drive to the West side of the island (Banda Abou). There you will find i.e. beautiful natural beaches, Boca Tabla and the Christoffel Park. Go for lunch at Landhuis Daniel, Sol Food or Kura Hulanda Resort.
With Petertrips you can take organized island tours. Highlights East side: Punda, Liquor Factory, Scharloo and Spanish Water Area. Highlights West side: Boca Tabla, Knip Beach, Salt lakes of Jan Kok (with a chance to see flamingos).
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Pietermaai District’s allure draws business men, artists, students and travellers alike. Fondly referred to as the “SoHo” of Curaçao, its stunning architecture is likely to catch one’s eye. Boutique hotels, small shops, cosy little cafés and top-rated restaurants snuggled together, makes the neighbourhood highly walkable and perfect for exploring at your leisure.
Punda is the city of Curacao, there are some shops and terraces. If you cross the bridge to Otrobanda you will find the Riffort here are also some shops and restaurants. Please note that some stores are closed from 12:00 to 14:00.
By boat you can go to Klein Curacao and enjoy the beautiful surroundings and the underwater world. The Mermaid boat departs from the Caracasbaaiweg. You can book by telephone or over the internet. They also have a free pick-up service.
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Rent a motor or sailing boat at Pro Sail and sail over the Spanish water. You will find Pro Sail at The Boathouse restaurant.
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Do not miss out on a dolphin encounter! At Dolphin Academy you can swim with these amazing animals, which are a natural part of Curaçao’s fauna; an unforgettable experience for young and old!
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SHETA BOKA NATIONAL PARK
Allow yourself to be captivated by Curaçao’s unusual scenery. At the western part of the island you will find a natural park unlike any other. The rough ocean cut out seven coves in the island’s north shore and left behind grottos, natural bridges and wild beaches. Accessible through hiking trails and by car.
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Discover Curaçao on a whole different way. Wannabike.com offers wonderful tours that will take you to places you normally would never come. They also have a special Kids Club. You will find them on the Caracabaaiweg # 231.
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The Curaçao Ostrich farm is one of the largest in the Caribbean. Here you will find out how ostriches live and breed. You can look around on the farm with more than 600 birds, but you can also get a guided tour. Zambezi, the on-site restaurant serves African-oriented meals, with, of course, ostrich meat, and South African wines and liquors.
Weg naar Santa Catharina
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BLUE SKIES HELICOPTERS
The beautiful Jetranger can take 4 passengers and flies you through the Blue Skies of the Caribbean. This once in a lifetime experience is unique and makes your holiday perfect. Don’t forget to take your camera! For personal flights we will pick you up from your hotel by car or even with helicopter.
Motetwerf z/n (Otrobanda)
T: +5999 461 0466