Diving is a popular activity on the island of Curacao, with a gorgeous house reef and stellar aquatic life. Enthusiasts will appreciate the close proximity to a 5-Star PADI dive center, which offers services to both the experienced and novice diver. Equipment rental and diver courses are available. Visit www.habitatcuracaoresort.com for rates, dive reservations, and details.
Curacao boasts some of the most unique beaches in the world, with a number of popular beach areas just a few minutes drive from Dolphin House. Take advantage of the near-perfect weather and take a swim in the clear blue water. Click here for more beach information.
Plenty to See and Do!
Museum Kura Hulanda
This anthropological museum chronicles the African slave trade as well as the cultures of Curacao.

Queen Emma Bridge (a.k.a "The Swinging Old Lady")
A floating pontoon bridge that links the "Punda" (Point Side) and the "Otrobanda" (Other Side) of the Willemstad across the Sint Annabaai Channel. You get to see the bridge open and close to away marine traffic into St. Anna Bay. In the event the bridge is open for a prolonged time, there is a ferry service across the channel as well.

Queen Juliana Bridge
At 185 feet, this is highest bridge in the Caribbean (and one of the tallest bridges in the world.) The bridge overlooks St. Anna Bay as well as Willemstad.

Maritime Museum
This popular attraction chronicles the sea life of the region.

Christoffel National Park
A national park that is run by the by the Carmabi Foundation. Christoffel National Park is home to Boca Grandi, Indian caves where you can see paintings left by the Arawak Indians and Mount Christoffel. At 1292 feet high, Mount Christoffel is the highest point in Curacao.

Shete Boka National Park
A national park also run by the by the Carmabi Foundation, Shete Boka is home to the "7 boca's" including Boca Tabla and Boca Pistol (also known as "The Shooting Pistol") In season, some of the boca's serve as sea turtle breeding grounds.

Curacao Sea Aquarium
Home of the Dolphin Academy. This is one of the most popular attractions in Curacao. If you wish to do a Dolphin activity book as early as possible!

Hato Caves
Open 7 days a week, with tours 2 times a day. Coral and limestone caves that was carved out below the sea and born when the sea level dropped. There are beautiful stalactite and stalagmite formations as well as water pools and a waterfall. The cave is also home to a colony long nose fruit bats.

Curacao Ostrich & Game Farm
The Curacao Ostrich Farm is one of the biggest Ostrich farms outside Africa. The tour takes you around the ostrich pens and incubator. Meat from this farm is shipped to Aruba (Ostrich is a red meat, which is high in protein and low in fat.)

Fort Amsterdam
The seat of the Netherlands Antilles, Fort Amsterdam sits at the mouth of the harbor at the end of the Sint Annabaai Channel on the point. The complex has restaurants, shops as well as the Governors Palace.

Fort Nassau
Fort Nassau was built on the hill to defend both St. Anna Bay as well as part of the city of Willemstad. The fort is open for tours and there is also a restaurant that overlooks the bay.

The Floating Market
The "floating market" is actually a mini boat fleet that comes in from Venezuela and sells ultra fresh fish and fruit at the best prices.

The Flamingo Habitat
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