Aquatour Boat Tour And Snorkeling

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Climb aboard your Aqua Tour Boat for an exciting day of driving your boat, swimming and snorkeling over a shipwreck.

Aquatour Boat Tour and Snorkeling

Climb aboard your Aqua Boat for an exciting day of boating, swimming and snorkeling over a shipwreck.

Our Aqua Boats are custom made. They are wider than a jet ski and perfect for touring. The Aqua Boats drive more like a comfortable touring car, whereas a jet ski drives more like a sports car. After being picked up at the pier, you will be transferred to the boat shop, approximately 30 minutes away. Here you will have a briefing and safety orientation before being assigned to your craft.

Climb aboard your Aqua Boat; it's designed for two guests. Drive your own boat while you enjoy the magnificent views of Curacao's mangroves and small islands. See one of the Dutch Queen's vacation homes, and cruise the coastal area with its coves, bays, and beaches.

For approximately two hours, you will explore and play in the beautiful pristine waters off the southern coast of Curacao. When you reach the lagoon you will see luxurious homes, yachts, and the famous Tafelberg (Table Mountain). Here, you will have a beach break for a refreshing swim.

You will also snorkel one of Curacao's best snorkeling sites: a tugboat shipwreck, located on the protected southeast side of Caracas Bay. The tugboat, which sank 25 years ago, is now home to a wide array of marine life. It is common to see colorful coral, morays, scorpion fish, lobsters, and schools of tropical fish during your approximately 40 minutes of snorkeling.

On your way back, enjoy the picturesque view of an old manorial estate and Fort Beekenburg, a well-preserved fort that was originally built in 1703 to protect the inner bay.

Please Note: Your Aqua Boat holds up to two people. Guests wishing to have their own Aqua Boat need to pay for two seats. If you have an underwater camera, this a great tour to bring it on. A mask and snorkel pipe are provided to all guests. Fins are not provided on this tour.

About Shore Excursions Group
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Shore Excursions Group was created with one goal in mind: to provide exceptional travel experiences to cruise passengers in the ports they visit around the world. To accomplish this, we have compiled an exceptional array of tours delivered by local experts with decades of experience serving travelers and delivering excellent tours. Our owners and management team are comprised of seasoned travel industry executives who leverage their considerable experience to deliver memories of a lifetime.

We are experts in providing exceptional shore excursions. We understand that in today's fast paced world, vacations have become an increasingly important way to relax, reconnect with family and friends, and experience new and interesting places. With this in mind, we provide the highest quality tours by performing extensive research, and detailed reviews. While other companies also offer excursions, we strongly believe our expertise and approach set us apart. The large cruise lines sell shore excursions - typically in very large groups visiting high traffic sites. We focus on smaller groups visiting more interesting and authentic locations using more personalized local operators. While the cruise lines are experts in delivering cruises, we are experts in delivering shore excursions.

Our Approach
We believe quality service is not only highly valued by customers, but ultimately leads to better experiences and higher satisfaction. Unlike the cruise lines and other tour companies that rely almost entirely on websites, we encourage customers to call us. We want to invest our time answering your questions, providing input, and selecting the excursions that best meet your needs.

Our Tours
Our goal is to provide customers a wide array of exciting, appealing, and enriching tours. For those customers who prefer to travel in smaller groups with more personalized service, we offer a wide variety of small group tours around the world. These tours generally range in size from 2-12 people compared to larger tours which can number up to 50 people. While exploring the destinations and ports on this website, feel free to search for these "Small Group Tours". For those customers interested in private tours, we offer many outstanding excursions that allow you to travel with your party alone and, in many cases, to fully customize your tour. Search for "Private Tours" if you are interested in this experience. Our "Scenic" tours provide up close and personal access to some of the most spectacular natural environments on Earth from majestic glaciers in Alaska to spectacular reefs in the Caribbean. Our "Cultural" tours allow customers to experience local customs, entertainment and culinary delights ranging from tribal dances in Alaska to an outstanding local meal in Santorini, Greece. Our "Active" tours offer a multitude of exciting and adventurous ways to experience our destinations. Our customers can kayak the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, hike to a spectacular waterfall in Hawaii, or bicycle through quaint villages in France. Our "City" tours allow travelers to see the highlights of great cities around the world with unique insights provided by our expert tour guides.

Our People
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the leading tour guides and tour providers around the globe. We hold our people to very high standards which we measure by our comprehensive Quality Control process and, most importantly, by our customer feedback, which we will actively seek from each of our customers.

Our Owners
Shore Excursions Group is owned by seasoned travel executives possessing extensive experience across many sectors within the travel industry.

Bradford J. Miller
Mr. Miller is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Abercrombie & Kent, the World's leading luxury travel company. In that role, Mr. Miller was responsible for contributing to Abercrombie & Kent's international growth through the development and acquisition of tour products and travel experiences around the world with a specific focus on cruising and land based experiences. Prior to joining Abercrombie & Kent, Mr. Miller held a variety of executive positions with Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises for more than a decade. These positions included Vice President of Guest Sales & Service, Vice President of Brand Development, and Vice President of Onboard Revenue (which included shore excursions). Mr. Miller also led Celebrity Expeditions, a collection of outstanding and unique tours around the World.

Michael Bonner
Mr. Bonner has over a decade of experience working in the cruise industry in a variety of roles for both Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Viking River Cruises. Most recently, Mr. Bonner was the Chief Operating Officer for The Scholar Ship, a Royal Caribbean program aimed at providing college students onboard educational programs in conjunction with enriching shore excursions around the world. Mr. Bonner also helped co-manage Viking River Cruises U.S. Operations, and he ran the corporate, strategic, and deployment planning functions at Royal Caribbean. While at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was responsible for forming Royal Celebrity Tours, Royal Caribbean's land-based tour operation in Alaska, which takes cruise passengers on multiple day tours through the interior of Alaska either before or after their cruises. Prior to working at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was a consultant for Booz Allen & Hamilton.
Starting At
$209.00 USD
Per Person
Tour Type
Group Size
Activity Type(s)
Active, Water beach, Scenic
Tour Duration
4 Hours
Activity Level
Tour Leaves From
Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided
Beverages are included.
Special Instructions
Guests should wear a swimsuit. Do not forget a towel, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
The minimum age to participate in this tour is 12 years old. Guests must be at least 16 years old to drive and/or participate without an accompanying adult. The weight limit for this tour is 200 pounds for one passenger and both passengers combined may not exceed 360 pounds. Guests must be able to pull themselves back onto the aqua boat if they fall off. Due to the potential bumpy ride, guests with neck, back or hip ailments and pregnant women are not able to participate in this tour.