Things to do in
Spaanse Water

Our most recommended things to do in Spaanse Water

Curaçao: Turtle Bay & Blue Room Boat Tour with Snorkeling

1. Curaçao: Turtle Bay & Blue Room Boat Tour with Snorkeling

Meet your guide and prepare for a memorable boat tour through Turtle Bay to swim with turtles, snorkel in crystal clear waters, and visit the mesmerizing Blue Room Cave. Your snorkeling experience includes a tour with experienced guides and a chance to swim alongside sea turtles in their natural habitat. Put on your necessary gear and feel at ease that the tour is designed for those at all skill levels. Find out why Turtle Bay is renowned for being one of the best beaches in Curacao for snorkeling. Learn about conservation efforts and visit sheltered bays and coral reefs, home to a variety of sea turtles and tropical fish. After spending time snorkeling, take the boat to Blue Room Cave and feel the tranquil effects of the cave's vibrant blue waters before returning to the meeting point.

Willemstad: Guided Beach Hopping Tour by Bus or Jeep

2. Willemstad: Guided Beach Hopping Tour by Bus or Jeep

Discover the white sands and turquoise waters of Curacao's west coast on this day trip from your hotel in Willemstad. Take a dip at beaches like, Kenepa, Daabooi, Kokomo. Spot some bright pink flamingos in a salt lake at St. Willibrordus.   Begin your island adventure with picked up from the doorstep of your hotel or resort in Willemstad. Watch as your guide helps to highlight Curacao's natural beauty and historical significance. Arrives to Knip, where you can sunbathe on the island's most photographed beach or swim in the azure waters. Travel to Daaibooi, where you can sunbathe and experience the feeling of the local beaches. Make your way to Kokomo, where you can relax and swim and sit a swing Have the option to purchasing you can also get something to eat and drink before heading to the salt lake at St. Willibrordus where long-legged flamingos like to strut and feed. Return to your accommodation in Willemstad at the end of your tour. 

Curacao: Sunset Boat Trip with Snacks and Drinks

3. Curacao: Sunset Boat Trip with Snacks and Drinks

Step aboard your comfortable 50-foot, twin-deck yacht. Your captain and crew will do all the work for you so you can relax and enjoy your tour. Your 2-hour cruise will take you along the coast past the Spanish Water Lagoon and Fuik Lagoon. You will also pass Jan Thiel and the Sea Aquarium. Keep your eyes open for flying-fish and keep a lookout for dolphins as you sail over to the town of Willemstad. Relax on the boat with a refreshing drink and enjoy some snacks as you watch the Caribbean sunset. Yacht staff will be serving chips, cheese, fresh fruit, soda, water, juice, beer, and fruit punch for a perfectly pampered Caracao evening. 

Cultural and Historical Audio walking Tour of Otrobanda

4. Cultural and Historical Audio walking Tour of Otrobanda

Willemstad has always been an energetic, regional hub where trade interests, cultures and religions met. This tour takes you to one of the most impressive historic neighborhoods in the Caribbean, the western part of old Willemstad: Otrobanda. The Otrobanda bario has been of historical importance since the first mansions were built in 1707. The tour was developed by our own architect Anko van der Woude and is packed with interesting information. During the tour you will learn about the typical Curaçao architectural styles, the building materials and the customs of life in this old quarter and the history of the island, with the restored buildings in the narrow alleys or the spacious kuras. With the audio tour of Otrobanda you can enjoy the enormous amount of architecture, art, culture and religious influences that have laid the foundation for the charming old town of Otrobanda. You will get to know the city in a completely different way and visit the special sights the city has to offer, accompanied by an informative audio tour. You will pass the following sights, among others: Take a photo at 168 meters long Queen Emma Bridge (Pontoon bridge) Learn more about the historic event 30 may 1969 (trinta di mei) Stroll along the Belvedere Mansion Visit and view Seri Otrabanda/Bariohotel/ Visit the famous Kura Hulanda While walking trough this neigborhood, enjoy the impressive murals by locals and international artists. The neighborhood has been transformed into a real art gallerie.

1 hour Curacao Coastal and Spanishwater lagoon jetski tour

5. 1 hour Curacao Coastal and Spanishwater lagoon jetski tour

Come and enjoy a jetski tour adventure from Caracasbay to the Spanish water. Drive your own Seadoo GTX which are very stable and larger then the average other jetski types. Drive on the ocean and the Spanish water lagoon, two complete different experiences. We depart from the Caracasbay and cruise along the coast to the Spanish water with its Luxurious houses, Mangrove islands, coves and bays, it is a very nice scenic tour and you will admire all the different shades of blue along the coast, the beautiful homes, boats and table mountain. The tour is one hour where you get a 15 minutes briefing and preparation and of you go cruising 45 minutes. Drive the calm waters of the Spanish water lagoon or play with the waves on the ocean, surf down the waves, all fun in sun. The places you visit are only accessible by watercrafts and are normally not visible to the tourists.

Go West Buggy Adventure

6. Go West Buggy Adventure

Start At the clay dessert ending in a natural cave with natural formations. Go a nice scenary where you can see the middle point of curacao and then visit the flamingoes at the salt flats of Jankok. Dust off at Playa Kokomo and possibility to snorkle. clusive: Bottle of water/soft drinks •Dust protection glasses (to return) •Bandanas (to keep) Traveler tips •It’s advisable to wear dark clothes because the mud and dust can stain. •Take swimwear under clothing, sunscreen, a towel and sneakers. • Drivers must hold a valid drivers’ license, be 18 years old to operate the vehicle, and be able to show this. •Passengers must be at least 1.20m transportation is not included, but this can be requested at an additional fee when making the booking. The meeting point is on the parking lot of Dreams all inclusive hotel.

Curacao: Electric Scooter South-East Tour Adventure

7. Curacao: Electric Scooter South-East Tour Adventure

Our accredited tour guide will take you to the iconic "Love Seat" which is our first stop. From this location you will get a birds eye view of the beautiful waters of Carcasbaai and the complete peninsula. From there we ride along side the local restaurants and ship yard sitting on the Caracasbaai Beach. Your guide will explain along the way what you are seeing. Up next is Forth Beekenburg, park your E-Scooters at the bottom of the Fort and your tour guide will guide you up the stairs and give you history and the chance to see some of the most spectacular views the island has to offer. Tug Boat Beach, is the third stop and one of the most popular dive spots and dog shelter on the island. One of the reason is because of a ship wreck laying only a few meters below the sea which is filled with corals and beautiful marine life. Not far from the tug oat beach is The Quarantine House. Most people only associate the name "quarantine " with the mandatory restriction as we know it recently. But this historical structure was used back in the 18 century for people with contagious deceases. Last but not least, you'll get up close to the water front at Directeursbaai, another breathtaking view and amazing beach for snorkeling, diving and recreational fishing. After this stop, we'll turn around and head back to our starting point.

Willemstad Curacao Airport (CUR): Transfer to hotels/ferry

8. Willemstad Curacao Airport (CUR): Transfer to hotels/ferry

Comfort private transfer from Willemstad Curacao Hato Airport to/from hotels or ferry. All Vehicles fully licensed and insured. Our cars are equipped with all necessary facilities for a trip to any part of the world under any weather conditions, including additional fastenings for sports and other equipment. On request for your tourists, we have child seats for all ages. Vehicles are clean inside and outside; our drivers’ always are well dressed and always pay attention to our guests. They speak English language. They will meet you with a name sign; help with luggage and on arrival to the hotel.

Willemstad: Highlights of Lively Districts Self-guided Walk

9. Willemstad: Highlights of Lively Districts Self-guided Walk

Get to know Willemstad in a relaxed way. Start the self-guided tour whenever you like and spend a varied and enjoyable time in this exciting and fascinating city. The tour starts at the flagpole between the cruise jetties on the Briónplein in Otrobanda. Stroll through the colourful streets of Otrobanda and admire the impressive street art. Cross the Queen Emma Bridge and take a photo at the Punda Love Heart. Visit the Old Market and the New Market, where you can sample local delicacies. Discover the Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue, the oldest continuously used synagogue in America, and learn more about the Jewish community on Curaçao. Admire the colourful birds, a work of art made from recycled materials, before you visit the Governor's Palace, an impressive building with a long history and the tour ends at the Rif Fort, near the starting point. Let yourself be enchanted by the lively atmosphere and rich culture of Willemstad. At the tour stops, there are entertaining tasks to solve and fun questions to answer. Who knows, for example, what ... but no, we won't tell you yet! Plan a leisurely 2,5 hours for this 3,5 km walk so that you can take your time to look at everything and have time for small breaks here and there. The tour is a great way to get outside and discover new things with family, friends or on your own. It's like being shown Willemstad by a good friend who knows the city like the back of his hand and has many exciting stories and anecdotes to tell. You can start the tour at any time and as often as you like in the browser of a smartphone. On site or even from the comfort of your sofa. Enjoy your time in Willemstad! *** Good to know *** You will receive the link to start the tour in an email directly after booking.

Willemstad: Breath of Curacao

10. Willemstad: Breath of Curacao

Catch a glimpse of Curacao’s unique nature and beautiful landscape on our Breath of Curacao safari tour. A safari adventure in Curacao is the perfect activity that encapsulates many of the island’s stunning attractions. We start our Safari trip by visiting the North West coast of Curacao, where the wind pushes the waves and sea with such force that you will witness amazing water spectacles and beautiful rock formations along the coastline. Our Safari Adventure in Curacao is more than just the adrenaline, we will take you on a journey through some of the most jaw-dropping and calming sights of nature our island has to offer. This beautiful sight set in its natural theater and is an unforgettable memory of your trip to Curacao.

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What people are saying about Spaanse Water

We learned SO much and the entire evening was pure enjoyment. An incredible experience overall from the gorgeous views, the deep knowledge of the staff about the island's history, topography, climate and landscape, plus delightful snacks and drinks. Awesome evening all around.

We had an incredible experience with Sam, Maya, and Linda! They truly made our day unforgettable. Exploring the stunning beaches and spotting numerous turtles was simply mesmerizing. 100% recommend this activity to anyone visiting Curaçao. A day well spent!

Fabulous crew, fabulous staff, and overall wonderful experience. My family and I were very well taken care of on this cruise and we all had a wonderful time. I would thoroughly recommend this experience and using this tour provider.

fantastic day, super nice crew, Maya and Brian, perfect Dutch language. The tour is with a heavy RIB, which may not be fun or feasible for everyone. but it is fast. all in all a great day.

Good activity, each beach has something to do and you have the freedom to choose.