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Willemstad City Tour
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Where Venezuelan merchants dock and sell their fresh fish, produce and spices.
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  • Average36%
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Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Since I was in a hotel and not cooking, I could only look at the beautiful fish at the market. Great pictures of the people scaling and cutting the fresh fish. The long line of fresh produce also made for great pictures. The people were...More

1  Thank Trish L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Not in itself an attraction to go out of your way to visit, but if walking the Punda area anyhow during the day, nice to walk along the boats, most if not all from Venezuela, selling fruit, fish and Venezuelan Nestlé products Cocosette and Samba...More

Thank DutchCarioca
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The floating market was quaint and the fisherman and locals where friendly. We actually purchased a few souvenirs here as they had some unique wall metal art. The stores in town are crowded and have the same souvenirs. The market was the place to go.

1  Thank AdventurousJax
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting to see. Fresh fruit is inexpensive, but tourists will find the other items less useful unless they have a kitchen. The large market building had more trinkets and stuff if you like that sort of thing.

Thank Jacquie D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The downtown area of Willemstad is very small. The floating market is only a few minutes walk from the bridge so you should at least take a look. During the week in the day time it acts as an old fashioned drive-thru to the locals....More

Thank toshley
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting market to see. Good variety of fresh produce, just inspect it really good before you buy it.

Thank shelleybrandt71
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We were given a tour by a local. The fisshermen were gutting their fresh catch right there on the street. Vendors were selling a variety of fresh produce. We stopped our car and a vendor walked up and sold us bananas and avocados.. I proably...More

Thank daycareprovider
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Willemstad and decided to take a walk by the floating market. It was colorful but not much to see. We included it with a walk around town.

Thank Angelica G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

On a walking tour of Willemstad we spent some time at this floating market. Most of the boats are from Venezuela and the people are very nice.. most speak English or get the hand gestures. Very fun place to check out.

Thank thespottedtraveler
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Interesting if combined with Emma bridge and/or other attractions. Just a few boats with their stalls on the pavement seling fruit, vegetables and fish. If you don't have much time in Curacao this is not a must see attraction.

Thank MARIA C
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Orlyc1010
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Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
6am till 2pm most days.closed on sundays
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Diane M
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
A slight walk across the pontoon bridge and to the left
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