West End attractions

Top Choice Cave in West End

Blue Room

Curaçao's most majestic natural wonder is a hidden cave on its western shore, accessible only via the ocean. The prime attraction of the cave is its electric-blue color, created by sunlight refracting off the water'…
Top Choice Park in West End

Christoffel National Park

This 1800-hectare preserve is formed from three old plantations, including the Savonet Plantation (now the excellent Savonet Museum; combination ticket available). The park has two driving routes and eight hiking tr…
Beach in West End

Grote Knip

This West End beach is a stunner. In fact, you've probably seen it on the cover of a Curaçao tourist brochure: a perfect crescent of brilliant white sand, framed by azure waters and verdant hills. There are a few sn…
Park in West End

Shete Boka National Park

Shete Boka means 'seven inlets' – the park is named for a series of picturesque coves carved out of the limestone along this 10km stretch of coastline. Park your car near Boka Tabla, where the powerful surf thunders…
Museum in West End

Savonet Museum

Set in the old landhuis (plantation house), this fascinating museum recounts the history of Curaçao through the story of the Savonet Plantation. Visitors learn about the plantation owners and slaves, and witness how…
Beach in West End

Playa Kalki

The island's westernmost beach, Playa Kalki is a small, secluded strand tucked into a cove near Curaçao's far tip. It's not exactly a destination beach: the sea life is more vibrant at Playa Lagún and the scenery is…
Museum in West End

Museo Tula

Once among the island's most prosperous plantations, Kenepa was the site of a devastating, month-long slave rebellion in 1795, led by a man named Tula. The Landhuis Kenepa now contains a museum dedicated to the rebe…
House in West End

Landhuis Groot Santa Martha

Dating to 1675, this landhuis (plantation house) is one of the oldest country houses on the island. Throughout the 18th century the Santa Martha plantation included a cattle ranch, a sugar mill and freshwater wells,…