Holiday homes Westpunt – Explore the natural beauty of the island
Westpunt holiday apartments, set on the island of Curacao are a perfect base to explore the true nature and beauty of the island. Take a jeep tour to Cristoffelpark, the biggest national park on the island and find out about 300-year-old plantation ruins on the way, see the beautiful landscape and discover the different types of plants the island has to offer. The Shete Boca National Park is also not far away from holiday homes Westpunt, considering the island is only about 40 miles long. Here you can discover the history behind the island's volcanic past and learn about the sea turtles that nest in the area. While you're staying in Westpunt holiday apartments, it's a must to try the local delicacy, Iguana. This cuisine is a speciality on the island so pass on the opportunity to try it.
Holiday homes Westpunt isn't great for it's beach as it's pebbly and where the day's catch is brought back to land so if you are looking for one of the white-sanded with crystal blue water beaches, then it's better to head to the capital of Willemstad, where there are lots of sandy beaches withing reach. For a quieter relaxing day on a beach, Porto Mari beach in Willibrordus is a great option. Westpunt is however great for diving and exploring under the sea. The blue room sea cavern is a stunning cave near to holiday homes Westpunt for two unique reasons: Natural sunlight passes through the cave which creates a magnificent turquoise glow that lights up the whole cave and because of the 'Boka Fluit' (Whistling Mouth), which when the waves crash it makes a whistling noise.