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Curacao Underwater Marine Park

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Address: Willemstad Netherlands Antilles, Willemstad, Curacao
Phone Number: 9-61-81-31
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: One of the Caribbean's best marine reserves.

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Dive trip

Spent a week diving in the park. Beautiful corals, copious fishes, lovely warm water. Excellent dive trip

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Petaluma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Spent a week diving in the park. Beautiful corals, copious fishes, lovely warm water. Excellent dive trip

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This winter I spent three months diving in Tobago, Dominica, Curacao, and Bonaire. Without a doubt, the Curacao Marine Park is one of the best diving locations I have experienced in my 14 years of diving. Like Bonaire many of the sites are accessible for shore diving, but I only did boat dives. The reefs are healthy and I saw... More 

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Vilvoorde, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Diving accompanied is rather expensive, especially if you don't have your own equipment. the nature is of course super, although a lot of the coral is dying...

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is a must see if you like sea creatures. The compound itself isn't that big and it's definitely not Sea World if that is what you were expecting. However they have a lot of educational shows that teach you about the behaviors of the sea lions, sharks, dolphins, sting rays, turtles and flamingos. There are aquariums with different species... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I was there for a week and never wanted to leave the diving at the park is spectacular I saw a lot of fish ive never seen before and had a great time on the lionfish round up that went on while I was there I would return in a flash if I get the chance again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Not a lot to see and do unless you spend more money. Still worth a visit to see the shows and touch a sting ray.

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Los Angeles, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Of course, the dolphin tank is too small and it is a kind of torture for them . Otherwise its a nice attraction and a fun afternoon for a family.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We enjoyed this attraction for an hour. It is located right on the coast which was a little depressing considering the dolphins are captive; however, kids will love it and it was very interactive.

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Longmont, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My daughter and wife enjoy the aquarium, Dolphin encounter seemed a bit expensive, so they chose not to go. Overall, they would recommend going

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West Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I loved this excursion. I got to scuba dive with large marine life and feed turtle, sharks and manta's. The Dive masters are great.

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Address: Address: Willemstad Netherlands Antilles, Willemstad, Curacao
Phone Number: 9-61-81-31
Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad

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