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Lovely

Took a taxi from the port and had a tour of the island. The beaches are a lovely hue, ranging from... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Rose P
,
Caribbean
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Pekelmeer is awesome !

Pekelmeer is awesome ! Is you see Pekelmeer with its reddish / pin color and on the other side the... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Danny d
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Salt water flats in southern Bonaire.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Took a taxi from the port and had a tour of the island. The beaches are a lovely hue, ranging from aqua to royal blue. The slave huts made us aware of the hardships they had all those years ago. The salt mounds were beautiful,...More

2  Thank Rose P
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Pekelmeer is awesome ! Is you see Pekelmeer with its reddish / pin color and on the other side the lightblue color of the ocean this make you realize one has arrived in a unique environment . If you are on Bonaire this is a...More

Thank Danny d
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Going seeing the Pekelmeer salt mountains and salt flats was a must. I last saw them 14 years ago and seeing them again does not fail to impress. Don't underestimate the size of these salt mountains they are huge. The pink water is amazing to...More

Thank BorntocruiseUK
Reviewed 7 December 2016

One of our favorite drives is south end of Bonaire. The salt domes and salt pounds are fascinating, with changing colors and shadows. Farther around are the slave huts and a lighthouse.. Some years we have been lucky enough to see salt being loaded onto...More

Thank Nancylbc
Reviewed 3 March 2015

We hired a tour guide in the square to take us to see the flamingos. Instead of going north like the ladies in the square told us we would see the flamingos, our guide took us south. He took us by the airport, which looks...More

Thank Likeness
Reviewed 26 December 2014

It is fascinating to look at the massive mounds of salt and learn about how the process works. The crystalizing ponds are an unusual pink color, adding to their intrigue.

1  Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 12 October 2014

The pekelmeer is an historical part of Bonaire with a very nice view. While enjoying the salt hills, salt foam, the pink colored water at one side, there is a beatiful beach at the other side. Divers can enjoy nice views of the under water...More

1  Thank Shandaira
Reviewed 4 January 2014

A cool thing to see while driving around the southern tip of Bonaire! Bought both bath salts and cooking salt from a store in town- very affordable and high quality!

1  Thank Erin M
Reviewed 5 July 2013

If you're in Bonaire, and looking to see stuff, this is worth a look. Whether on a tour or by taxi, it's interesting to see another side of Bonaire. Taxi drivers do tours of Bonaire and will take you wherever you want to go on...More

2  Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Saly flats, salt mountains, pink lakes, and of course lots of sunshine. Also some most interesting former slave quarters. A must when in Bonaire.

Thank Worldwatcher
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