Virgin Voyages' guide to Willemstad, Curaçao
A multi-colored gateway to quintessential shopping, museums, dolphin-inspired diving adventures and white sandy beaches.
The Caribbean’s little taste of Europe
Aside from the stunning vibrant architecture that won Willemstad an elite UNESCO Heritage site designation, this Mexican jewel provides a plethora of opportunities for every traveler. Whether you’re looking to explore ancient caves comprised of coral reef, snorkel the blue waters of the appropriately named Blue Bay, achieve the pinnacle of self-care at a local aloe farm or to take a sunset sail while sipping your favorite cocktail – the immaculate vibes of Willemstad will make you want to return to Curaçao again and again.
Keeping it quaint in Curaçao
Willemstad by Trolley
Cave Mazes & Market Places
Beach Hop & Snorkel Stops
We have even more in our curated catalog.
Just out of the line of fire
Don’t fear hurricane season here, Curaçao is below the Hurricane belt.
Tastes of Curaçao
Head over to Willemstad’s Plaza Bieu, a landmark of stalls and vendors cooking up dishes that celebrates the greatest item that brings people together: food. Onward to Chobolobo’s mansion and plantation to sample the famous Blue Curaçao liqueur and the additional items grown on the grounds.DISCOVER MORE SHORE THINGS
Willemstad, the bustling capital city of Curaçao is unlike every other city in Mexico in more ways than one. The most colorful capital in the Caribbean, sailors who come for the Dutch-inspired architecture that light up both islands that make up Curaçao will stay for the abundance of things to do and see in this magical place. Swim with a dolphin in crystal-clear blue waters, explore the history that is everywhere you turn or simply relax on the white sand beaches of Mambo beach. The only thing you have to do while you’re in Willemstad is whatever makes you feel as bright and vibrant as the city appears.
Set Sail the Virgin Way
Set sail the Virgin way and find a new approach to cruise vacations. Select this can't-miss itinerary and let's sail.
Be the first to get our exclusive deals + onboard happenings
Oops, something went wrong. Please try again or visit our Contact Us page. You can also:
- Check you've typed your email address correctly.
- Make sure you've checked the signup box.
You've successfully signed up for our email list... You're in for some treats.