Airline tickets booked . Accommodation chosen. Transfer service confirmed.Now you just have to find out how to keep your kids entertained throughout your vacation. Curacao has much more to offer than Sun, Sea & Sand for both kids and kids by heart.Are you looking for Indoor & outdoor activities, or some fun activities on land or in the sea?
Below are my top choices to visit with kids while in Curacao.
– Dolphin Academy | If you are looking for the perfect combination of water & animals for your kids. You just found it ! Dolphins are the main attraction at this academy for kids & adults. Kids of all ages get the opportunity to interact with the Dolphins by doing a Dolphin Encounter or for those willing take that extra step,they also have the assistant trainer course ( 6 years & older).Before and after these activities kids are free to roam around the famous sea-aquarium to enjoy seeing the large variety of sea animals there. http://www.dolphin-academy.com/
– Brakkeput Mei Mei | A challenging 18 hole mini golf course awaits you & your kids at this 18th century plantation house, which was converted into a restaurant. The fully equipped playground including swings, wooden playhouses & slides can be used by kids and are also available for kids parties & all inclusive arrangements. Your kids can enjoy the playground while you relax in the restaurant. http://www.brakkeputmeimei.com/
-Animal Encounters |The new and renewed Animal Encounters will let you experience a scuba dive or snorkel encounter surrounded by turtles, stingrays, sharks and many other fish. These programs are for both certified and non-certified divers and snorkelers. During the dive, participants have the opportunity to hand-feed these sea animals and observe them up close and personal. Animal Encounters is located at the Curaçao Sea Aquarium Park. http://www.oceanencounters.com/en/animal-encounters
-Kunuku Aqua resort |A day filled with water fun activities are guaranteed at this resort. Kunuku aqua resort is located a short drive from some of the islands most famous beaches. You can purchase a day pass and spend the day at the only hotel in Curacao with a 137 feet water slide within their pool. In addition the playground, sports field and of course pool beds are included for use. http://www.kunukuresort.com/en/
-Itsy Bitsy (Children’s farm) | Young kids have the unique opportunity to pet all kinds of miniature farm animals including miniature donkeys, dwarf rabbits, miniature horses, guinea pigs and even the smallest chickens in the world.The farm is opened in the weekend ( 9-12pm ) & (3-6pm)and starting at $ 2 per child ( under 10 years ) children can feed, touch, smell and appreciate these animals. https://www.facebook.com/ItsyBitsyCuracao
-Adventure City | From play pens to bumper cars. Kids of all ages will be entertained at Adventure city. This air conditioned area has lots of games to offer in a cool atmosphere. Coins for each game can be purchased at the register. And while kids play the games ,parents can take a seat in the food court area.Adventure city is opened from 5 -9pm throughout the week and from 3-9pm in the weekends. https://www.facebook.com/adventurecitycuracao
-Parke Tropical Zoo & Nature Reserve | Birds ,local iguanas, donkeys, goats and more can be found enjoying life at the local zoo. Kids can spend the day at the zoo and even help the volunteers by feeding the animals. At the zoo kids can also celebrate their birthday parties. Various activities for kids are held here throughout the year including movie nights & fundraising events.Visit the zoo daily between10am & 5pm. https://www.facebook.com/ParkeTropikal
– Pelican Boat Trips | See and experience Curaçao during one of the various boat trips offered. Snorkel around the Tugboat and see beautiful corals and many colorful fish. During a fishing trip you will learn to fish the local way, the catch is yours to keep. Cruise through the harbor or enjoy the beautiful Caribbean sunset during a trip along the coastline of Curaçao. Pelican Boat Trips has daily trips with departure from the Curaçao Sea Aquarium park. http://www.pelicanboattrips.com/
-Amazonia | Amazonia the Lost Cultures will amaze you. Discover the lost cultures of Mesoamerica and the Caribbean. Travel back in time in recreated jungles, caves, temple ruins, ponds and pyramids. Plunge into a 60- 90 min journey through 45,000 square feet filled with sculptures, paintings and murals reflecting the Maya, Aztec, Inca and Arowak cultures. Interact with parrots, monkeys, iguanas and more. http://www.amazoniacuracao.com/
-The Beaches | Spend the morning at the beach. BBQ, sun tan lotion , towel & a bathing suit is the perfect recipe for kids to have the time of their lives at the many beaches Curacao has to offer. The most beautiful & natural beaches can be found on the west side of the island and should not be overlooked while looking for a place to spend the day while in Curacao. http://www.curacao.com/en/directory/do/beaches/