Curacao excursions – Trips to Klein Curacao
Imagine you are on the uninhabited island in the Caribbean Sea and there is a towering pink lighthouse in the middle of the island. It has a pearly white beach and crystal clear waters. Around you swim large sea turtles, dolphins and beautiful other marine life. It’s almost too good to be true….
Klein Curaçao may be just a speck on the map in the vast Caribbean Sea, but it certainly offers multiple activities in the beautiful underwater world and attractions to have a fun day, even with younger children. For now, it is only accessible by boat. For the adventurers, the sun-worshippers, the sea lovers and the peace-seekers among us, Klein Curaçao is a Caribbean pearl you must have seen.
Klein Curaçao is located 12 kilometers southeast of Curaçao, is 2 kilometers in circumference and easily accessible via a number of boat trips. Most boats offer the leisurely trip to Klein several times a week.
Mermaid Boat Trip
Sailing out on a luxury trip aboard the Mermaid is an amazing experience. The beautiful island of Klein Curaçao is easily accessible from Spanish Water via a two-hour boat ride. On Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday, travelers can board the Mermaid at 6:45 a.m. at Fishermen’s Pier.
Captain Cor and the rest of the Mermaid crew have exclusive use of the Mermaid Beach House on Klein Curaçao. It is the perfect place to escape the sun’s rays with its spacious terrace covered with a thatched palapa, picnic tables and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages order. The toilets are spotless and regularly maintained. The Mermaid has everything you need for a perfect beach day.
At the Beach House, enjoy a delicious buffet meal featuring cooked chicken, spare ribs, beef burgers, corn and a variety of salads and fruits. You can choose from a multiple alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (alcoholic beverages for a small fee).
Blue Finn Catamaran
Board the luxurious Catamaran BlueFinn2 and sail to the enchanting islet. Be present at Zanzibar on Jan Thiel Bay 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time of 8:00 a.m. (BlueFinn2) or 8:30 a.m. (BlueFinn). The catamaran trip usually lasts between an hour and a half and two hours. Enjoy the sun, wind and splashing seawater on your face as you sail to Klein Curaçao aboard the catamaran BlueFinn. When you arrive at the uninhabited island, you can go swimming, snorkeling, diving or just relax on the beach.
Anyone prone to seasickness will find that this will not be so bad on the catamaran. The guides are there to inform you about the history of the island. They offer unlimited cold drinks and a tasty BBQ meal that is definitely worth it!
Terra Boutique Hotel
Located At Sea, In The Middle of Pietermaai.
Terra Boutique Hotel has a unique location in the heart of the island of Curaçao, Willemstad. While you can relax and have a dip in the Caribbean waters, it’s also possible to enjoy the Caribbean culture and bustling neighbourhood of Pietermaai. Shops, bars and the finest restaurants are within walking distance from our Hotel. Besides this, Pietermaai has a lot more to offer like museums, live-music, markets, local crafts and the best Caribbean street food.
After all the hustle and the bustle of Willemstad, you can enjoy the beautiful and relaxing sunset at our private beach with your favourite drink.
Miss Ann Boat Trip
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, as well as Sundays, The Miss Ann offers a relaxing, all-inclusive day cruise to Klein Curaçao. With just an hour on the deck of the Serendipity, you will already find the little paradise on earth. Their Caribbean beach house, one of only two on the entire island and recently restored, serves as the perfect retreat.
If you’re looking for a place to unwind and have fun, you won’t find a better option than Klein Curaçao. Here you can create some impressive memories that will last a lifetime. There will be an open bar with soft drinks, juice and water at the Miss Ann Boat Trip, as well as a breakfast buffet with sandwiches and various toppings, salads and fruit. Also included are fresh salads, corn cobs and fruit in addition to the three types of meat (ribs, chicken and beef) barbecued right in front of you.
Breeze Adventures Boat Trip
Klein Curacao is also easily reached by daily boat trips with Breeze. The Catamaran – All-Inclusive trip begins at 7:30 a.m. in Caracas Bay, just across the traffic circle. A small breakfast, coffee and tea will be served upon boarding at Village Marina & Accommodation, preparing you for a relaxing day at sea. An hour and a half is about how long it takes Breeze to sail to Klein Curaçao.
Once there, you have spot spot to see sea turtles, explore a rusty old shipwreck and see the famous Klein Curaçao lighthouse. On this topical island surrounded by the azure waters, you can go exploring, snorkeling, diving, kiting … or just relax. The latter is not difficult in the soft sand under the tents of Breeze with the blue waves of the sea at your feet, letting your worries wash away. Divers are always welcome on board and are sure to appreciate the clear waters and healthy reefs of this desert island. Please let us know when making your reservation if you want to go diving at Klein Curaçao. For a modest fee, they can also provide you with a divemaster and the necessary equipment at Breeze.
An exciting journey awaits you on the Powerboat. Those who delight in excitement and want to avoid getting seasick on the way to the islet go by Powerboat. Depending on the tide and waves, the trip to Klein Curaçao can be a bit turbulent, but that’s just the thrill!
Jan Thiel Beach is where your 9:45 a.m. trip to Klein Curaçao begins. A brief instruction on boat safety and tour details will precede the trip. It is crucial that you feel at one with the boat, as if you were riding a horse, so that you do not become a nuisance. The staff stores your luggage in the ship’s dry hold. After all, the ride can get quite wet.
The Caribbean experience would not be complete without a beach barbecue around noon. Chicken, tenderloin and salads are all freshly prepared and available at their buffet. You may drink as many soft drinks, water, wine and beer as you like throughout the day.
We would love to welcome you at Terra Boutique Hotel
Or go to Klein Curaçao with Irie Tours. You can travel fast and in luxury on their catamarans. Every morning at 8 a.m., Irie Tours sends for Klein. During your stay, enjoy the island’s beautiful sandy beach, turquoise ocean, snorkeling with sea turtles and maybe even seeing dolphins.
You can rest in the shade and take it all in, or take a walk to the island’s lighthouse and the shipwreck on the other side of the island. Or just take it easy on the beach, after all, it is vacation. You get sandwiches and coffee or tea in the morning and an all-you-can-eat BBQ feast for lunch. Snorkeling gear can also be borrowed.