Willemstad

Curaçao

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Walk around this quaint harbor town and you'll think you've travelled back in time to Old Amsterdam. Admire the colourful Dutch architecture and take advantage of the excellent shopping. Relax on 17-century veranda with a drink made with the famous Curaçao liqueur. Looking for a cruise to Willemstad? Check out our selection of Caribbean cruises.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Willemstad
    Ship will DOCK at this port
  • Time Zone
    AST (Atlantic Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -4 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Dutch. Say "good morning" in Dutch: "goedemorgen."
  • Currency & Shopping
    Netherlands Antillean Guilder (ANG)
    Jewellery, souvenirs, native crafts and electronics. View our Port Shopping Guide.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organised Shore Excursions for cave exploration, ostrich farming, beaches, sightseeing and more! Taxis and trolleys available.
    • Famous For
      A lively port, Willemstad is most easily recognizable for Handelskade, the colourful waterfront strip that serves as a reminder of its rich Dutch heritage.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Willemstad is home to Curaçao Synagogue, the oldest surviving synagogue in the Americas.
    • Tip
      Curaçao's consistent climate makes its warm waters ideal for diving, snorkelling and other water sports year round. For more tips, read How to Holiday in The Caribbean like a Celebrity (on a budget).

Willemstad TOP EXCURSIONS

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We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Curacao City & VIP Beach Day

Spend hours relaxing at a beach club in a private VIP area reserved just for your group. On the way there, you will lear...

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Dutch-Caribbean Wine & Cheese Tasting

Enjoy a selection of wine and cocktails thoughtfully paired with Dutch cheeses in the historic section of Willemstad, a ...

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Let’s Take a Selfie – Willemstad

Capture the moment by taking the perfect selfies in Willemstad, the charming capital city of Curacao. Your selfie experi...

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Dolphin Encounter

This program is a relaxed and fun way to meet a dolphin for all ages!...

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