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Kralendijk, Bonaire

Speak Papiamentu? That's OK. English and Dutch are also used in Kralendijk, the capital of Bonaire, an island nestled in the Caribbean Netherlands. This spot offers an abundance of water activities from coral reef diving to kayaking, catamaran sailing and 4X4 safari adventures. Looking for a cruise to Bonaire? Check out our selection of Caribbean cruises.


  • Port Name & Location
    Kralendijk Port
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    AST (Atlantic Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -4 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Dutch. Say "my name is ____" in Dutch "mijn naam is."
  • Currency & Shopping
    US Dollar (USD)
    Unique boutiques, native crafts, souvenirs and artwork. View our Port Shopping Guide
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organized Shore Excursion for Eco Powered Tuk Tuk City Tour, Palm Beach Reef Snorkel, catamaran sail, beaches. Taxis and bicycles are available.
    • Famous For
      Kralendijk is famous for its diving - the island is surrounded by a Marine Park - Bonaire also offers such treats as flamingos, hiking and the only barefoot casino in the Caribbean.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Bonaire has long been recognized as an ideal locale for the production of salt. For over three centuries, the island's culture and prosperity was dependent upon this most important of the world's spices.
    • Tip
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