Curaçao is a tiny island in the Caribbean, that has a lot more to offer than just beautiful beaches. Some even calls it Curadise, because it feels like paradise! You can do it all here: from relaxing on the beach to climbing the Christoffel mountain (the highest mountain in Curaçao). There are plenty of activities you can do with our local tour guides or just by yourself.

Make your holiday a little more exciting by discovering the adventurous side of Curaçao. To give you an idea about all the activities you can do in Curaçao, we have created a list with our favorites, so you can discover Curaçao as a local!

CHRISTOFFEL PARK

The best nature reserve in Curaçao

Locals are very proud of the Christoffel National Park. There are eight marked hiking trails that leads you through the variety of our local flora and fauna. Besides natural riches the park offers much in the way of culture and history, these are the reasons why Curaçaoans are so proud of this nature reserve. Are you curious about what you can expect at the Christoffel National Park?

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SHETE BOKA PARK

THE WAVES OF THE NORTH

The strenght of the Caribbean Sea can be seen at the Shete Boka Park. Shete Boka means in Papiamento (official language) literally: the seven mouths. This refers to the seven natural inlets of the northern coastline. The coastline is more than 10 km long and is popular among the turtles. Different species of turtles come in these inlets and bays to lay their eggs. Do you want to know more about Shete Boka Park?


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CARACASBAAI BUMPY ROAD

The road to A MAGNIFICENT VIEW!

After a bumpy adventure, you can let yourself be blown away at the highest point of the Caracasbaai! To get here you have to drive over a lot of bumpy roads, but at the end you will have a magnificent view over the Caribbean Sea.


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KORAAL TABAK BUMPY ROAD

MORE THAN AN ADVENTURE!

Koraal Tabak is located on the northeast side of Curaçao. It is a nature reserve where you can discover a lot of the flora and fauna of the east side. There is even a cave that used to be a shelter for the Indians and animals. In addition, there are beautiful bays, that you can visit. Please note: they are not all equally safe for swimming. Curious to know more about Koraal Tabak?


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WILLYWOOD

... AND THE FLAMINGOS

Do you want to see our beautiful pink flamingos as close as possible? Then Williwood is the place to be. Williwood (Sint Willibrordus) is a small region on the west side of Curaçao. In Williwood there is a protected salt lagoon where the flamingos meet. This lagoon is used as a stopover for flamingos between Aruba and Bonaire. They stay here for a few days and then they continue their journey.


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PORTO MARIE

A BEAUTIFUL FOREST WALK

A morning hike at Porto Marie is the best way to start your day. Unwind yourself in an area of outstanding natural beauty. What are holidays for if you can enjoy a hike like this? Here you can enjoy the quietness of the nature. After your hiking adventure you can take a dive at the Playa Porto Marie. Curious about the hiking trails?


Image credits: Falco Ermert

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THE SALT PANS AT JAN THIEL

... And more flamingos!

There are various salt pans in Curaçao. In the surrounding area of Jan Thiel, there is a large salt lagoon that is regularly visited by our pink and beautiful flamingos. It’s a unique landscape with different hiking routes and it is often visited by locals. Are you curious about the salt pans of Jan Thiel?


Image credits: Falco Ermert

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SURFING IN CURAÇAO

WINDSURFING, KITESURFING OR WAVESURFING

Windsurfing, kitesurfing and wave surfing are very popular sports on the island. Curaçao has many good surfing spots. The most famous places are at Sint Joris Baai, Playa Kanoa and Klein Curaçao. Do you want to know more about the ultimate surf experience in Curaçao?


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KAYAKING IN CURAÇAO

BETWEEN THE MANGROVE TREES

Do you want to enjoy our beautiful nature with friends or family? What about kayaking together? There are several places in Curaçao where it is possible, but our favorite spot is between the mangrove trees at Piscadera Baai. Are you wondering why Piscadera Baai is our favorite kayaking location?


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THE OSTRICH FARM

... Feeding the Ostriches!

Are you on a family holiday? Then the Ostrich Farm is a must visit. Experience the African safari on our tiny island in the Caribbean and this will complete your holiday! Interested in the Ostrich Safari Tour?


Image credits: Paul Optenkamp

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