5 tips for a holiday with children in Bonaire

Bonaire is the ideal destination for a holiday with children. While you're working on your tan on the beach, the kids can play in the sea or build the most beautiful sand castles. You can already put your feet in the sand at just 500 metres from Resort Bonaire. What can you do during a holiday with children in Bonaire? We'll gladly help you. Discover and experience it yourself from our resort.

1. Terramar Museum

Visit the Terramar Museum during your child friendly holiday and let your children get acquainted with the history of Bonaire. The archaeological and historical museum is located in the center of Kralendijk. Your children learn the history of Bonaire through spectacular exhibitions, fascinating objects and interactive experiences, but also treasure hunting so that your children experience the history in a fun way.

3. Donkey Sanctuary

In this donkey sanctuary, you can drive among hundreds of donkeys! They like to stick their head through the window to ask for food. At the entrance, you can buy a bag of carrots. If a donkey gets close to your window, the kids can feed it. Surely your children will quickly make new friends! There also is a garden where you can admire iguanas and tortoises. A fun and educational outing for young and old!

2. Washington Slagbaai National Park

Discover the nature of Bonaire in its purest form. The Washington Slagbaai National Park offers a safe haven for various animal and plant species. Who knows, you and your children will spot flamingos and iguanas ! You can drive around in the park, walk or mountain bike and make a number of stops along the way where you can spot various sea turtles, pelicans, donkeys and goats in addition to flamingos. That's what I call cool!

4. Snorkelling and diving

Day at the beach? Pink Beach is very suitable for a holiday with children, but also Coco Beach. Rent cots and enjoy the sun while the children have fun in the sea. A little more challenge? Your children can get diving lessons starting at the age of 8 in the National Marine Park at different diving schools. Discover the underwater world and spot tropical fish, turtles and the beautiful coral. Your children will not get bored!

5. Kralendijk

A visit to the capital of this Caribbean island is certainly worth it. Stroll through the streets with shops, visit Fort Oranje and take a look in the harbour, where you can see beautiful boats and fishermen selling their catch. Sit down and enjoy a wonderful meal at an outdoor terrace or in one of the many restaurants. Now that is true enjoyment!

Are you convinced already of a wonderful holiday in Bonaire?

With these 5 tips you are guaranteed to enjoy a great holiday in Bonaire with your children. From your holiday apartment in Resort Bonaire, you can reach the above activities in no time. Visit all of them during a longer holiday in Bonaire. Resort Bonaire is the ideal base for all of them. 

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