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Pekelmeer

Address: Bonaire
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Ranked #11 of 37 Attractions in Bonaire
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Outdoors
Activities: Birdwatching
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Owner description: Salt water flats in southern Bonaire.
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Christoffel National Park, Curacao
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The pekelmeer is an historical part of Bonaire with a very nice view. While enjoying the salt hills, salt foam, the pink colored water at one side, there is a beatiful beach at the other side. Divers can enjoy nice views of the under water world.

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Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

A cool thing to see while driving around the southern tip of Bonaire! Bought both bath salts and cooking salt from a store in town- very affordable and high quality!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

If you're in Bonaire, and looking to see stuff, this is worth a look. Whether on a tour or by taxi, it's interesting to see another side of Bonaire. Taxi drivers do tours of Bonaire and will take you wherever you want to go on the island for a set hourly rate. If you're touring the south side of the... More

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toronto
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541 reviews 541 reviews
118 attraction reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Saly flats, salt mountains, pink lakes, and of course lots of sunshine. Also some most interesting former slave quarters. A must when in Bonaire.

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Franklin Ohio
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134 reviews 134 reviews
49 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

we were driving to pink sand beach and other snorkeling and came across the salt mountains we had read about . it's very close to the some snorkeling places and the slave huts. We came during rainy season and snorkeled in the light rain .. the snorkeling was good.

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Bruges, Belgium
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

You can see from a distance the saltmountains but around you have the lake in pink and blue. Amazing view ! The drive in the south of the island is great and you can see the difference between the see on both sides of the island.

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Bonaire
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137 reviews 137 reviews
29 attraction reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

Lots of photo ops..incredible drive from Belnem down south..snorkel along the way at Margate.

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