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A Day of Unforgettable Caribbean Charm: Curacao Awaits

Curacao (Willemstad), Dutch Caribbean

Anchoring in Willemstad: Dawn at Curacao

Your cruise ship will likely anchor around 8:00 AM at the vibrant Willemstad port. The waterfront is a picture-postcard scene with eye-catching Dutch-style architecture painted in a palette of pastel hues. The port is well-equipped with facilities including duty-free shops, restaurants, free Wi-Fi, and a visitor center where you can get valuable information about the island.

Discovering Willemstad: A Cultural Journey

Your first steps should lead you to explore the fascinating Willemstad, split into two quarters - Punda and Otrobanda, connected by the iconic Queen Emma Bridge. Stroll through the streets adorned with 17th-century buildings, visit the Queen Juliana Bridge for a panoramic view of the city, or the Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue, the oldest surviving synagogue in the Americas.

Sun, Sand, and Surf: The Call of Curacao's Beaches

Curacao boasts over 35 unique beaches. Head first to the family-friendly Mambo Beach, featuring calm waters and numerous beach bars. For those in search of tranquility, visit Playa Lagun, a secluded cove tucked between two cliffs. Snorkeling enthusiasts should not miss Playa Kenepa, home to a vibrant underwater world.

Thrills and Spills: Adventure in Curacao

Adventure seekers are well catered to in Curacao. Delve into the stunning Hato Caves, filled with stalagmites, stalactites, and ancient cave paintings. For water-based thrill, consider a catamaran trip to the uninhabited Klein Curacao island or dive to explore the famous Tugboat wreck site.

Relishing the Curacaoan Cuisine: Flavors of the Island

Savor the fusion of flavors in the Curacaoan cuisine, influenced by African, Latin American, and European cultures. Taste the local Keshi Yena (stuffed cheese), or enjoy fresh seafood in an oceanfront restaurant. Wash it down with a cocktail made from the island's famous Blue Curacao liqueur.

Souvenirs and Farewell: Wrapping Up Your Day in Curacao

In the late afternoon, souvenir shopping awaits. The floating market is a great place to find local crafts and produce. You might also consider picking up a bottle of Blue Curacao to take a taste of the island home with you.

As the sun paints the sky with hues of red and orange, it's time to step back onto your cruise ship. With memories of a colorful city, idyllic beaches, and unique adventures, you set sail, bound for the next Caribbean jewel.

Curacao (Willemstad) from Miami Cruise Schedule

A cruise that begins in Miami and stops in the Curacao (Willemstad) would enchant even the most seasoned tourist with its natural splendor. Cruises to the Curacao (Willemstad) are ideal for those who fantasize about lovely beaches dotted with palm trees and crystal-clear waters.

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: September 28, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, La Romana, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Celebration, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: September 7, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: December 21, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Norwegian Cruise Line Eastern Caribbean 14-day route

14-day Eastern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Norwegian Pearl, Norwegian Cruise Line

Date: January 3, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Great Stirrup Cay, Catalina Island, Curacao, Aruba, Bridgetown, Antigua, St. Kitts, St. Thomas, Tortola, Puerto Plata, Miami; View Itinerary

Norwegian Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 12-day route

12-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Norwegian Pearl, Norwegian Cruise Line

Date: March 31, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Puerto Plata, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, St. Thomas, St. Kitts, San Juan, Great Stirrup Cay, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Southern Caribbean 12-day route

12-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Vista, Oceania Cruises

Date: March 27, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, St. Georges, Castries, St. Kitts, San Juan, Great Stirrup Cay, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: September 14, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: March 29, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Magic, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: November 16, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Celebration, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: August 10, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Southern Caribbean 14-day route

14-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Insignia, Oceania Cruises

Date: December 22, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Port Antonio, Aruba, Curacao, Kingstown, Bridgetown, Castries, St. Kitts, San Juan, Puerto Plata, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Western Caribbean 19-day route

19-day Western Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Vista, Oceania Cruises

Date: March 20, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Costa Maya, Harvest Caye, Roatan, Cozumel, Miami, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, St. Georges, Castries, St. Kitts, San Juan, Great Stirrup Cay, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: January 4, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: March 1, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: August 3, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, La Romana, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Southern Caribbean 12-day route

12-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Seven Seas Grandeur, Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Date: November 24, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, St. Georges, Castries, Gustavia, Tortola, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Panama Canal 20-day route

20-day Panama Canal from Miami, Fl

Sirena, Oceania Cruises

Date: March 23, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Cozumel, Costa Maya, Santo Tomas, Harvest Caye, Roatan, Puerto Limon, Panama Canal, Panama City, Panama Canal, Cartagena, Santa Marta, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, Port Antonio, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Magic, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: April 5, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, La Romana, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: February 1, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: January 18, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: April 26, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Panama Canal 21-day route

21-day Panama Canal from Miami, Fl

SIrena, Oceania Cruises

Date: February 8, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Cozumel, Costa Maya, Harvest Caye, Santo Tomas, Roatan, Puerto Limon, Panama Canal, Panama City, Panama Canal, Cartagena, Santa Marta, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, Port Antonio, Nassau, Miami; View Itinerary

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Southern Caribbean 14-day route

14-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Seven Seas Grandeur, Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Date: March 5, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, St. Georges, Kingstown, Bridgetown, Roseau, Antigua, St. Maarten, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: November 23, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Celebration, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: July 13, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Oceania Cruises Southern Caribbean 10-day route

10-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Sirena, Oceania Cruises

Date: April 12, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Curacao, Aruba, St. Georges, Bridgetown, Pointe a Pitre, St. Kitts, San Juan; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: February 15, 2025

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Miami; View Itinerary

Azamara Club Cruises Panama Canal 10-day route

10-day Panama Canal from Miami, Fl

Azamara Journey, Azamara Club Cruises

Date: December 3, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Cartagena, Cartagena, Panama Canal, Panama City, Panama City; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: October 26, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, La Romana, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary

Carnival Cruise Line Southern Caribbean 8-day route

8-day Southern Caribbean from Miami, Fl

Carnival Magic, Carnival Cruise Line

Date: September 21, 2024

Ports of Call: Miami, Aruba, Curacao, La Romana, Amber Cove, Miami; View Itinerary