Jump to content



Recommended Posts

It's a rocky, arid little island. We went there in 2016 and did a beach day at a place with a pool and a bar. They did, in fact, have a beach, but there were loungers under some palm trees and then a 5 foot drop to the water. They also had a pool, and we stayed in that for about 2 hours, got our 1 included drink, and went back to the ship.


In other words -- not much to do there.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

We did a tour. Didn't pre book. Just found a bus/tour at the port. Can't remember the cost. Saw the salt mountains, slave huts and flamingos! It was interesting, but not a port that I'd be in a rush to go back to! I think we were the lst CCL ship to go there. This was on Liberty a few years ago. Maybe go to the port of call boards and ask there.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

We did some incredible snorkeling off little bonaire on the samarai sail. Then we later took a tour of north part of island. What a day! Most coral and aquatic wildlife Ive seen since snorkeling in Red Sea off coast of Saudi Arabia when I was a kid. Great town. It's like a little Holland.


We also stopped at a cactus liquor store, wildlife preserve, 99 steps, and a few other places.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

You can take the excursion through Carnival with Sea Cow or you can book direct with them. Hank & Gia were awesome on the Sea Cow. I'm a great swimmer but I get a little anxious when in the middle of the ocean snorkeling. They made me feel so safe and even one of their helpers stayed right beside a lot of the time.....my husband on the other hand We saw a few huge sea turtles some lion fish and a lot of other sea creatures. Afterwards we just strolled the little area by the port and found a little bar with free wifi & some cheap cocktails Enjoy this port it's awesome one of our favorites

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Forum Jump
    • Categories
      • Forum Assistance
      • ANNOUNCEMENT: Experience more Co-op Holidays
      • New Cruisers
      • Cruise Lines “A – O”
      • Cruise Lines “P – Z”
      • River Cruising
      • ROLL CALLS
      • Digital Photography & Cruise Technology
      • Special Interest Cruising
      • Cruise Discussion Topics
      • UK Cruising
      • Australia & New Zealand Cruisers
      • Canadian Cruisers
      • North American Homeports
      • Ports of Call
      • Cruise Conversations
  • Create New...