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Tours by Locals in Curacao

Tours by Locals in Curacao

Is there a better way for you to capture the beauties of Curacao than with a local? Explore the top tours in Curacao with locals. Discover the beauty of Curacao during a private tour with a local, a truly unique excursion you don’t want to miss. If you can’t find what you are looking for you can also customize a tour to fit your personal needs.

Most of the local tour guides speak: Languages Offered: English, Dutch, Spanish

Photographer Tour Guide in Curacao
Photographer Tour Guide in Curacao

Photographer Tour by Local

People on tour like to explore and try new things around. The aim is to experience the adventures which are not found on a routine basis. Similarly, a photoshoot tour is an exceptional activity to try in Curacao. This endeavor is offered at the city of Willemstad as it allows the tourist to be captured by a professional photographer while touring the famous spots the city has to offer. This private tour features 1-hour of the photoshoot at the fantastic sites guided by the local or at the desired locations of your choice. Twenty professionally edited photos will be delivered within 4-5 working days to share it with friends and online, making it a lifetime memory. However, this tour does not include any pick-up or drop off, but the client and the photographer meet at a predetermined point. 

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Tour by Local Guide

When there are multiple options available for exploring Curacao, the best one is through a local guide. The reason for it is to make the trip memorable while covering the island. A local tour guide named Bigala A. loves the job and is passionate about it; moreover, she knows the insights of the locations as well, which cannot be found anywhere on Google. She has been a tour guide for more than 10 years, and with experience of her, you are in a good company. These tours are private and highly customizable according to the requirements of the client. She can make you explore the culture of the island easily and show the not-so-famous yet exciting sites and, most importantly, tell you the stories of it. In her tours, it includes historical city walking, plantation houses, culinary and historical tours, nature tours, and Curacao Jewish heritage tours. 

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Beach Hopping Tour by Local

The most significant highlight of any trip is a private tour offered at the venue, and this is where Curacao excels as it provides a private visit to the famous locations of the island like Hato caves, hiking or trailing at Shete Boka National Nature Park, and above all snorkeling at the Mambo Beach. Although the tour can be customized and is only available for private groups. It is a 5-7 hours long tour with a free pick and drops without any booking fees. The local guide is highly informative and professional as well, and this tour includes snorkel gear. A worthy try of snorkeling and hopping tour at the beautiful and clear waters of Curacao indeed. 

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Tour Guide by Locals in Curacao
Tour Guide by Locals in Curacao

Off Road Adventure Tour by Local

Spice up your tour of Curacao with a private off-road trip to the west coast. It is a customizable private trip adjusting according to the needs allowing clients to stop at particular locations and take photos for the memories. The vehicles are 4×4 air-conditioned suitable for toddlers as it includes baby seats. Bumpy or a smooth ride, it is a day-long trip accompanied by an informative guide providing knowledge and insights about the history and the nature of the island. It is a 7-8 hour long tour, including the visits to the caves, coves, and other related areas. A free of cost pick-up and drop off is offered from the hotel or the airport, and it can only be booked with a minimum of 2 persons or more. Lunch and water are included while the complete tour is offered in either English, Dutch, or Spanish.  

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Local Tour guide

What would you prefer, exploring Curacao on your own or someone guiding you in the best possible way and making everything convenient for you? Definitely, a local guide. Talking of local guides of the island, Elton S. is renowned for his job. He is a local boy, born and raised in Curacao, but has traveled more than 70 countries and is familiar with people from different culture and backgrounds and can speak 5 various languages. He has been doing the job as a guide since 2011 and is a certified tour guide and licensed driver. He is a quite knowledgeable person when it comes to Curacao and can take you the places unknown to other tourists. His services can are only hired for private tours to Willemstad historical walk, Western countryside, snorkeling experience, sunrise from the Mt. Christoffel, and Jewish heritage. 

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Walking Food tour

One best thing about traveling is trying the local food and getting to know the taste and cuisine offered by the place. Curacao, while being rich in history and culture, its cuisines are renowned as well. A walking food tour is the icing on the cake for the travelers. In this tour, it includes 10 delicious tastings with drinks from the local restaurants and a company of a local foodie to guide you along the journey. It is a 2 hour long of a tour as you will visit 7 to 8 different places exploring the richness of cuisines of the island. 

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If you are unable to find any street arts in Curacao, you should go to DUSI Walks. DUSI Walk’s owner Shirley can show you some stunning hidden street art in both Otrobanda and Scharloo District. In some of these places, the Crime rate is a bit high. But Shirley says she can guarantee the safety of all visitors with her. She will take you to some of the most famous Murals around these places. Dushi walks working days are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. And it charges $14 per person. The walk duration is about 2 hours. You can contact Dushi walks on +59995135068.

Private Snorkeling Tour by Locals

A fun activity with awareness and information about marine life is the aim of Myronchi Trip. It offers the best snorkeling spots along with underwater photography and snorkel gears. It is a private tour which can be customized according to the needs of the clients. A pickup service is also available with Myronchi Trip, and they also provide instructions about snorkeling, which is convenient for every client. They also focus on raising the concerns and awareness of marine life and reefs to protect them while exemplifying its beauty. 

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Free walking tour

If there has to be an ideal way of exploring the island, then it must by walking. A free walking tour of Curacao is an unheard experience, but possible. It is certainly free of cost guided tour where the local guide will take the group of approx. 20 people on a walking trip around the island. It is a 2-hour long tour, including visits to Rif Fort, Fort Amsterdam, Floating Market, Synagogue, Queen Emma Bridge, Kura Hulanda, Waterfront, and Pietermaai district. The guide will share knowledge about history, culture, food, and besides, share tips on the places for shopping and eating. It is usually booked on Thursday Punda Vibes, which is a tradition at Punda and is filled with vibrant colors and activities like live music, dances, and happy hours for more fun. 

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