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Explore Curacao's old town
With a local guide, born and raised.
This tour will take you through a journey that covers all key sites with a dose of history and local flavor.
Learn about Curaçao's role in history, from being considered a "useless island" to being a powerhouse in the Caribbean.
Visit scenic & cultural sites
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Visit scenic sites, hear stories about pirate invasions, the slave trade, how blue Curaçao was invented (and why it's blue), the meaning of "Dushi" and even about growing up in a self-policing drink & drive culture.
How is the tour free?
This is a free walking tour. Our guides only get paid if you tip them.
That way, you know we are absolutely motivated to ensure you get your value for money and keep our 5 star rating
Where we will take you?
Free Walking Tours Curaçao route.
The tour will take approximately 2 hours which includes a bathroom/water break along the way.
Our starting point is a 5 minute walk from the cruise terminal
The route covers:
Rif Fort (start)
Queen Emma Bridge
Nena Sanchez gallery
... and all the statues, squares, small alley ways along the way, we'll also show you how to get to Pietermaai district
*flexible? Consider booking Thursday afternoon and stay for "Punda vibes" (read below for more info)
THURSDAY PUNDA VIBES! Book our Thursday afternoon tour and stay and enjoy Punda vibes. The most vibrant evening of the old town. We end the tour at our local friend's bar located in the heart of the city.Punda vibes is kid friendly
Thursday's are the most vibrant evenings in Punda. At the initiative of downtown management, there are many live bands, local dances, and happy hours as well as shops opening till later.
Our afternoon tour ends where Punda vibes kicks off. At our friend's bar in the heart of town. Enjoy drinks, have a meal or window-shop for souvenirs.
Frequently Asked Questions
What's the price?
It's free - Our guides get paid on tips.
The average tips we get is between 15 and 20 USD per person (those are the 5-Star reviewers). But don't feel obliged.
We love our island and want to share our knowledge with you. If you're not satisfied, don't feel obliged to give us anything.
Things to bring
It can get hot - so please make sure to bring adequate protection from the sun (some sunscreen, sunglasses or a hat.) Also, we'll be covering a bit of ground - so comfy shoes or slippers are highly recommended! Be sure to bring your camera, because you're going to be seeing a lot of scenic views.
How big are the groups?
We keep our groups small to maximum 20 people. If you're a big group, please email us in advance so we ensure that we have enough space to accommodate you.
How long is the tour
The tour will take approximately 2 hours, this includes a bathroom/water break in between.
General questions about your stay?
If you have any questions about your stay (locations, where to rent a car etc.) you can ask us here . We're happy to help out wherever we can
Is Punda Vibes kid friendly?
Punda vibes happens on Thursdays and is the town's most vibrant evening. Punda vibes is kid friendly. The town offers everything from live music, happy hours to night time shopping. Stores open longer and there are street traders selling locally made produce.
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