Curacao Shore Excursions From Cruise Port 2023
These Curacao shore excursions offer fun for everyone - from exploring a Unesco World Heritage city on a fun TukTuk to riding on an ostrich. Bargain for goods in a floating market and see beautiful colonial architecture. Ride the offroads in a Jeep to explore caves with ancient Indian rock drawings on the walls. Relax on a tropical beach with an exotic cocktail in hand. Then set off on a snorkeling adventure to discover stingrays, turtles and other stunning marine creatures. Finally, to get the adrenaline pumping, speed off on a jet ski into the sunset! Read on for the most exciting things to do in Curacao off a cruise ship!
Curacao TukTuk City Tour
Zoom around this Unesco World Heritage City in a comfortable little TukTuk on this great Curacao shore excursion. As you swap your cruise ship for a comfortable air-conditioned shuttle, head to your departure point where your knowledgeable guide and TukTuk awaits.
During this 1 hour excursion in a fun little open car, you will pass iconic spots such as Queen Emma Bridge, Queen Juliana Bridge and the Queen Wilhelmina Bridge. Then, head to the Floating Market where you will be able to pick up some local produce and trinkets and then see the colonial mansions in Scharloo. Next, visit the Cathedral of Pietermaai, the courthouse, Fort Amsterdam and the ancient Jewish Temple of Emanu-El. As you tour this beautiful city, admire the Spanish and Dutch blended colonial style architecture. This comprehensive tour of the city will keep you entertained and give you great insight into its history. Head back to your cruise ship to enjoy a tropical cocktail before departure.
Playa Porto Mari Beach Break
Enhance your perfect Caribbean cruise with a day spent on a pristine tropical beach. With the 4 hour Curacao shore excursion to Playa Porto Mari Beach you will be able to spend your time, your way.
Depart your cruise ship at CuracaoÕs port and climb into a luxury air-conditioned vehicle which will take you to Playa Porto Mari just 30 minutes away. As your vehicle comes to a stop, jump straight onto the white soft sand and feel the warm sun on your skin. Walk down to the gentle crystal clear water lapping on the shoreline and dip your toes in. If you are feeling particularly active, why not rent some snorkelling or diving gear and discover the gorgeous reefs just past the shore. Alternatively, stretch out on a comfy beach chair and enjoy the sun. When you get a little too warm, cool down with a refreshing dip or enjoy an ice cold cocktail from the funky boat shaped bar behind you. This tour is a fabulous and easy way to get to the beach and spend quality time with family and friends.
Jet Ski or Aquaboat Snorkel Tour
If you have never ridden on a jet ski before, now is the time to try it! Spend an adrenaline pumping 2 hours zooming over crystal clear tropical waters on the Jet Ski or Aquaboat Snorkel Tour. From the cruise ship port head to the boat shop where you will meet your local guide. It's decision time! Choose between a high-powered Jet ski or an Aquaboat. Speed over the water turquoise waters passing coves, pristine beaches, mangroves and other small islands. Arrive at the lagoon known as Tafelberg and take a break on the beach. Take a dip in the water as you enjoy a refreshing swim or snorkel above a tugboat shipwreck filled with an array of marine life. It is quite common to spot marine life such as Morays, scorpion fish and lobsters, so donÕt forget your waterproof camera. As you head back to your exit point pass the manorial estate and Fort Beekenburg, built in the 18th century to protect the inner bay. This is a not-to-be-missed Curacao shore excursion.