Top 20 Experiences in bonaire
Clearbottom Mangrove Kayak & Snorkel tour
Our mangrove glass bottom kayak & snorkel tour begins at the lovely beach from Lac Cai. The Bonaire Mangrove reserve is located in Lac Bay National Park. Visitors can only enter the mangroves in the company of an experienced nature guide. Your stable, glass bottom sit-on-top kayak is equipped with a comfortable backrest seat, a waterproof bag for your personal belongings and, of course, paddles. Off you go, into the calm waters. The glass bottom kayak provides an ideal mode of transport in this beautiful and tranquil environment, as you manoeuvre with ease through the mangrove shallows and tunnels. Gliding by four different species of mangrove trees in crystal-clear waters, paddling past bird habitats and fish spawning areas, you'll learn of the relationship between the plants and the animals. The snorkel location offers a great variety of marine life and is considered by many a must-do while visiting Bonaire!
South Island tour and Snorkel combo
Join us for our daily Land & Sea snorkel combo tour. You will explore the south of Bonaire and see the solar salt flats, Salt Pier as well as the historic slave huts dating back to 1850. Flamingos and Donkeys are frequently seen as we drive southbound. Your guide is a Bonaire tourism trained island guide. The snorkel portion of the tour will be from the beach and in our Marine Park area which runs along our West coast. Your guide will take care to ensure that your safety comes first while snorkeling. **Tours require a minimum of 2 persons booked to operate this tour.
Chill and Grill Catamaran Tour in Bonaire
With our Catamaran, we will sail along the beautiful coasts of Bonaire and Klein Bonaire. We will stop for our first snorkel experience somewhere in the Bonaire Marine Park, our professional guide will lead you into the water to discover the diverse underwater life of the famous coral reefs of Bonaire. After the first thrilling adventure, we will sail to a beautiful, sheltered spot where you will have plenty of time to relax, swim or snorkel. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings and breathtaking ocean views while we prepare a fresh, delicious dinner on our on-board grill. If we say delicious, we mean delicious! Think of freshly caught tuna sashimi with wasabi mayonnaise and soy sauce, sirloin steak, pork loin brochette and our famous homemade burgers. Fade away under the sails on our route back to the harbour, whilst the sun touches the horizon and turns the sky into a colorful curtain.
Fully Private North and South Tour with a Local Guide.
This tour is unique because this is a private tour for you and your family alone. You will be with a local and get a local experience, including drinks and a small local taste. This tour is not an ordinary tour like the others on the Island. We will show you 28 points of interest. You will see all the major sites and highlights; you will experience local neighbourhoods to sample snacks and drinks native to this region. Because of the minor group nature of this tour, you will be able to ask questions and make custom requests if there’s something you want to see. This tour is very flexible. Time allows, and we’ll do all we can to make this trip memorable for you and your group! At the end of the tour, you will get a local appreciation from us. That is a private personnel tour. If you are only one person, please contact shekhinahtours directly.
Double Dip Snorkel Trip
• Guided snorkeling • 3,5 hours snorkel trip • Two different magnificent stops • Professional photographer • Homemade snack/bites and refreshments • Prestine marine life • We snorkel in small groups
Small-Group Guided North & South Tour of Bonaire with Pick Up
That is a Unique Small-Group Tour guided by a knowledgeable, Local Bonaire resident who loves the Island with 28 points of interest. Unlike other tours, this is not a significant bus experience with long wait times and impersonal guides. We want you to feel welcome to the Island the moment you step off the ship, and we’re excited to share our knowledge of the history, culture, economy, and food on Bonaire! You will see all the major sites and highlights; you will experience local neighborhoods to sample snacks and drinks native to this region. Because of the minor group nature of this tour, you will be able to ask questions and make custom requests if there’s something, in particular you want to see. Time allows, and we’ll do all we can to make this trip memorable for you and your group!
Luc's Private Group Bonaire Open Bus Tour
Your experienced tour guide Luc shows you the most special highlights of Bonaire. From the pink salt pans, Caribbean flamingos, the marine park, the wild coast to Sorobon and more. Along the way interesting island stories are told and there are regular stops. The open windows of the bus provide unblocked views and continuous photo opportunities. There are spacious seats for a maximum of 12 participants. Cheerful background music contributes a cozy atmosphere on board while cooling trade winds pleasantly give cooling air as air conditioning. And you’ll get to amazing places where bigger tour buses can't come. This is a Tour that is suitable for everyone who wants to see, feel and experience Bonaire. At the end of the Tour, everyone returns safely and on time to the starting point.
Catamaran Snorkel & BBQ Sail (cruise friendly)
The only catamaran tour that includes guided snorkeling and on board lunch prepared on the grill! Book online now to ensure your EPIC adventure! Our schedule is perfectly attuned to arrival and departure times of your cruise ship. Are you not on a cruise ship but do you think this tour is fun to do? That's no problem! This tour can also be booked by non-cruise ship guests. Do you want to book a date that is not available? Or are you interested to book a private tour with no other guests on board? Use our contact form to send us a message or contact us directly. We may have available options for you!
Highlights of Bonaire & Cultural Experience
Bonaire's highlights include a trip to the Salt hills and a flamingo refuge on the island's south coast. We'll also stop at the Slaves Huts and the lighthouse, where the guide will tell us about the slave huts' history and the beginnings of the salt industry. Travel through the scenic countryside, learning about the 1000 steps dive site, bat caverns, natural life, flora and animals, and the Karpata Plantation, where processed aloe was originally cultivated and exported, while cruising to Bonaire's first settlement community. Rincon is thought to be the Caribbean's oldest village. Hidden away from the sight of the roving pirates along the shore in the basin of the north hills. Visit the old traditional home, which has been turned into a cultural historic museum by the original family descendants. On your route back to the ship, you'll leave Rincon and travel through the north-eastern desert-like region, which has gigantic cacti, wild donkeys, and pounding waves.
Bonaire Marine Park Snorkeling Excursion
Two fantastic reefs, crystal blue water, and an array of marine life await you on this exciting guided snorkeling adventure. Enjoy this breathtaking underwater world with safe, quality gear from this sturdy and comfortable vessel. Don't forget your underwater camera as you explore the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea. Tour is including, Boat ride, snorkel gear, guide, drinks, snacks and transport from cruise/Hotel if needed.
you can enjoy of Local music, local vibe and local bites and local guide. this tour s not a ordinary tour
3 Hours - Private Boat Charter with Local Captain/ Guide
Your local captain & tour guide welcomes you with a friendly smile and good spirit! We are eager to show you the best Bonaire has to offer. Charter your own boat and discover Bonaire’s hidden gems local style! We’ll show you how the locals enjoy a day on the water. Whether it’s cruising, fishing, beach hopping, snorkeling or watersports, ITS ALL POSSIBLE! You can bring your own drinks & snacks. With our new boat: “TIP SEA” the possibilities are endless. We offer many activities such as: -Watersports -Fishing -Trip to Klein Bonaire -Snorkeling -Beach hopping -Cruising -Night trips -Parties Special requests? Let us know
SoloBon Private Sail & Snorkel charter on Bonaire
Step on board of your private yacht for a personal sailing and snorkel adventure on the beautiful waters of Bonaire! You go out on a 45.2ft Jeanneau for a 4,5 or 5,5 hour tour at the time you pick when you make the booking. Our Jeanneau is a spacious sailing yacht with 8 shaded spots in the cockpit and multiple spots on the beanbags in the front of the ship and extra spots on both sides. The boat is yours so you decide what to do; go out sailing all day, do a multiple stop snorkel safari or just chill on deck while docked at one of the many beautiful spots Bonaire offers. Once you book, we don't take other guests! The ship is fully crewed, has a marine toilet, on deck shower and professional snorkel gear on board. There is an open bar on board and you'll be served tasty bites along the trip. The mentioned price includes open bar, tasty bites for your private party. If you want to extend your party or sailing time, just contact us.
ATV & UTV Bonaire Off-Road
Enjoy Bonaire on this action-packed, two and a half hour journey around the untamed East Coast that takes you to special locations on the island. We'll go to the lighthouse, some ancient caverns, and more. On your excursion, keep an eye out for wild goats, iguanas, and donkeys.
Bonaire Landsailing Adventures
This is unique! Chances are you've never been landsailing. That's okay. No experience necessary. Bonaire has the perfect conditions and we have the ideal location. Sailing a blokart is super easy to learn. We'll give you a 10 minute lesson to ensure you have the most fun during your time on the track. This activity is for everyone because you control the speed. So, those wishing to take it easy and enjoy a leisurely, wind-powered sail can do so, and those wanting a full dose of adrenaline will also enjoy themselves. We have two shadow (double) blokarts available so small children or elderly parents can ride in the "side car". No excuses for not participating as we recently had a 91 year old lady experience landsailing at our track. Join us for the most fun you will have on 3 wheels!
Cave Tour with Local Guide
You will be visiting 3 of the remarkable caves here on the Island together with a Native or Local tour guide. We will pick you up at the ship's port or your hotel or apartment. Transportation from and to your accommodation is covered. The caves are located on the North side of the Island. One at the entrance of Santa Barbara and one just down the road at Hill Top; we will stop at the second Cave. This area is rich in caves. The first Cave we will be visiting has a ladder you must climb to get into Cave. When you are in the Cave, there will be bats and many unique rocks. When you are in the Cave, you will see a lot of types of limestones, as you can see in the pictures, and some of the rocks look like they have gliders on them because when you shine your light or flashlight on them, they start glowing. If you like cliff jumping, we will be visiting a small and low cliff jumping after the cave tour. It is enjoyable!!!! :) The ridge is not high at all, and everyone can jump from it.
North & South Tour with Local Guide
That is a Unique Small-Group Tour guided by a knowledgeable, Local Bonaire resident who loves the Island with 28 points of interest. Why Shekhinah Tours is Different: Unlike other tours, this is not a big bus experience with long wait times and impersonal guides. We want you to feel welcome to the Island the moment you step off the ship, and we’re excited to share our knowledge of the history, culture, economy, and food on Bonaire! There is a maximum of 7 guests per vehicle, so you will personally interact with your guide throughout. You will see all the major sites and highlights. You will experience local neighbourhoods to sample snacks and drinks native to this region. Because of the minor group nature of this tour, you will be able to ask questions and make custom requests if there’s something, in particular you want to see. Time allows, and we’ll do all we can to make this trip memorable for you and your group!
Washington Slagbaai National Park Tour in Bonaire
Spend the day exploring Washington Slagbaai National Park in Bonaire! This tour takes you to deserted beaches, lighthouses and blow holes located within the park. Your guide will show you all there is to be discovered on this 7-hour tour, that includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
Bonaire Essentials Island Tour
This tour begins in Kralendijk, our capital. Due to the natural coral structure all around the island, Kralendijk is also known as "coral dike." The highlights on the south of Bonaire is rich in history and beauty, with spectacular ocean views and historical architecture. As you explore and take in the sights, your local guide will give information on the region's nature, economy, and landmarks. We will stop to take photos at the White and Yellow Slave Huts. As you travel along and pass by the big salt hills that have been a part of Bonaire's history since the 17th century on our way to the Sorobon Beach for a beach break. The entire island of Bonaire is a protected marine park, and Sorobon Beach is situated in the center of it. A bay hidden amongst mangrove trees will take your breath away. Water up to your knees runs as far as the eye can see. The seagrass pastures attract a variety of sea life, so don't be shocked if a turtle passes by slowly.
SAIL & DIVE catamaran trip
The ultimate and most sustainable boat dive experience on Bonaire! A MUST DO for every certified diver visiting Bonaire!