11 days / 10 Nights Bonaire and Curacao Sailing Itinerary onboard DOMICIL
Exhilarating Sailing with 4 Island Visits! Bonaire – Aves Islands – ‘Small’ Curacao – Curacao
As the winds are always easterly, this is a great downwind sailing event, making it an easy passage even for those not used to being at sea. Easy sailing will take you to Klein Curacao and Curacao. There is so much to do along the way!
Take your pick from the Bonaire and Curacao sailing itinerary below and feel free to request modifications. Luxury Sailing Yacht DOMICIL will be happy to adapt the itinerary to make this your vacation of a lifetime!
Day 1: Arrival
DOMICIL crew will welcome you at the Airport (Flamingo) on Bonaire and bring you to the yacht waiting at the marina. Once aboard, after a fresh-up, you will enjoy cocktails and hors d’houvres on deck. A beautiful sunset is the prelude for a romantic diner- alfresco!
Day 2: Spend the Day in Bonaire
Bonaire is a wonderful Caribbean Island with Dutch historic flavor! You can wander around in Kralendijk, enjoy the best dive spots in the world or drive to the unique salt pans flanked by original slave houses. Bonaire is an amazing experience!
Day 3: Sail East to Aves Islands
These Islands are uninhabited (just a coast guard station) and are virtually untouched.
Very few yachts come here, and since it is a bird sanctuary we are allowed to stay only 2 nights…but what a wonderful spot!
Day 4: Day sail to ‘Small Curacao’
This is a fabulous day of sailing! From Bonaire to Klein Curacao is about 25 miles west. After breakfast you set sail in a broad reach to an uninhabited Island called ‘Klein Curacao’. (that’s smooth sailing) With a bit of luck you will meet dolphins on the way, and those who like to fish can try for a marlin or a tuna! You will arrive in the afternoon, just in time for some great snorkling, cocktails and an always inspiring sunset. Dinner aboard.
Day 5: Explore ‘Small Curacao’
On Klein Curacao you will find pristine beaches, crystal clear waters: with coral, colorful fish and with a little luck, swimming with turtles! The Island has many interesting stories, illustrated with a deserted lighthouse, shipwrecks and traces of old settlements. By evening you may have the island for yourself!
In the protected bay DOMICIL will anchor overnight allowing you to enjoy the relaxed ambiance of this special secluded place.
Day 6: Sail to Fuik Bay
Set sail to Fuik Bay and anchor at the foot of the famous ‘Table Mountain’. The bay is very private bay and offers excellent snorkeling. For golfing enthusiasts there is a 18 hole golf course just around the corner.
Day 7: Morning sail to Curacao into the Kabrieten
BayAfter a relaxed breakfast, enjoy an easy sail to Curacao to the Kabrieten Bay, surrounded by high ancient rocks DOMICIL anchors.
For snorkeling enthusiasts or divers there is a sunken tuk boat on a 5 minute walk from the yacht. Just walk in the sea and be surrounded by hundreds of colored fish that you can even feed! The Tuk boat is on 5 meters and easily accessible.
Visit the beaches,natural parks, famous ‘Handelskade’ with the floating bridge, floating market, the slave museum or tax free shopping in Punda. Curacao offers some fabulous architecture on the Unesco world heritage list. DOMICIL will be happy create a day package to suit your needs.
Day 8: Explore Curacao
So much to see and do on Curacao. Take your pick! From the boat take a historic hike to a the Bleekenburg Fort and the quarantine house. The captain is a great guide with all the stories. Step into a submarine and explore the reef at 500ft for a breathtaking once in a lifetime trip. Like dolphins? Who doesn’t! You can swim, snorkel or dive with dolphins in their natural surroundings. Visit Willemstad and explore the famous floating bridge, the handelskade, the slave museum or go shopping.
Day 9: Morning sail to Porto Mari
Today you sail along the south coast of Curacao to Porto Mari. Your yacht will sail close to shore because there is a lot to see. Porto Mari is a wonderful bay with crystal clear water and beautiful turquoise see. Great for snorkeling. Lunch at the beach restaurant is an option.
Day 10: Morning sail to West Punt
You will take a private mooring in Playa Kalki in front of the famous Kura Hurlanda resort. After cocktails at sunset, the choice is yours: A romantic last dinner aboard or ashore at the beautiful Kura Hulanda resort.
Day 11: Departure
In the morning enjoy a relaxed breakfast, one last swim and check out at any time.
Whether it is deep sea diving, snorkeling, or on-land sight seeing that interest you most, we will build a Bonaire and Curacao sailing itinerary that best suits your interest and desires. This is just a sample of what your yacht charter adventure in Bonaire and Curacao may look like. Furthermore, weather – or other outside factors – may require your Captain to set an alternative course for a duration of your trip. “As the wind blows, so shall the sail”
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