Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

ACTIVITIES
Paradise Rentals provides our guests with a variety of exciting and/or relaxing things to do in Bonaire. Please see below for information. Contact us today to reserve one of our Bonaire rentals

DELICIOUS PLACES TO EAT IN BONAIRE
For the latest updates and info on restaurants we recommend to visit https://www.diningbonaire.fyi/
Personal favorites are: Capriccio, Cuba Compagnie, Mezze and Foodies

BEACHES

Bonaire is a beautiful Caribbean destination. Our beaches may not be the long sandy ones you might envision when you think of an island in paradise, but they are absolutely worthwhile - especially when you know the best spots to visit.

BIKING

Enjoy exciting activities in Bonaire during your stay! Though mountain biking is often thought of as an activity for heavily forested areas, it can also be done in beach settings.

BONAIRE MUSEUMS

Want to get more out of your stay in Bonaire? Looking for what to do in Bonaire while you are here? Go past the usual and experience Bonaire`s history for yourself at one of the island`s museums. There are plenty to choose from: seven different ones are located across the island.

BONAIRE`S MANGROVE FOREST

Calm waters and mild winds make Bonaire a great location for a kayaking trip. Bonaire`s Mangrove Information Center, located off of Lac Bay on Bonaire`s western coastline, is a great place to go on a kayaking adventure. Their "sit on top" kayaks are easy for beginners to handle and their guided tours make the trip especially enjoyable and educational.

DIVING

Looking for things to do in Bonaire? Diveable year round, Bonaire has a dry climate, which means less rainfall and more warm, clear days and waters that are free of disturbances. With underwater visibility sometimes up to 150 feet, Bonaire is the perfect location for underwater photography; as well, Bonaire has been ranked as one of the world`s best places to dive.

KITE BOARDING

Looking to try kite boarding while staying in Bonaire? The alluring tropical settings of the Dutch Caribbean Islands make the perfect backdrop for trying or perfecting your skill at this activity!

KLEIN BONAIRE ISLET

Looking for Bonaire attractions? Upon looking at a map of Bonaire, you may notice a small island in the center of Bonaire`s curve, looking almost close enough to touch Bonaire`s mainland. This is Klein Bonaire, one of the only undeveloped and well-preserved islets of its size in the Caribbean.

RELAXING ACTIVITIES

Looking to unwind when you travel to Bonaire? After a long day on our island`s beautiful shores or exploring its many features, you might be in need of some slow-paced and relaxing activities. Bonaire is an ideal choice for anyone who is looking for some peaceful time to decrompress from the day`s strenuous activities.

RESTAURANTS

From French cuisine to fish and tapas, Bonaire restaurants offer a full range of international delights with a dash of local flavor. Enhance your next stay at our vacation rentals with a meal out! Here, you can find a list of several restaurants we recommend.

SAILING

With strong trade winds almost every day of the year, Bonaire sailing will provide an unbelievable array of views as you enjoy your evening or go out into the areas beautiful coastal waters to learn how to sail. Bonaire`s protected Lac Bay provides calm, shallow waters and constant on-shore winds throughout the day for any and all sailors.

SHOPPING

We`re confident you`ll enjoy your time in paradise while staying in Bonaire so don`t go home empty-handed! Bonaire is home to some wonderful arts and crafts shops to help you commemorate your time here. Visit any one of these or all to find that perfect souvenir to add to your home or that of a friend or family member.

SNORKELING

Regardless of age or skill level, Bonaire snorkeling allows anyone to get immersed in the magic of the Caribbean. You don`t have to be a scuba diver to experience the natural beauties of the ocean first-hand. Up to half of all our guests take part in this thrilling activity and come away with a truly remarkable Caribbean experience.

WASHINGTON SLAGBAII NATIONAL PARK

Don`t miss a trip to Washington Slagbaii National Park while lodging in Bonaire - it contains almost 20% of Bonaire`s land and some great activities to do.

WINDSURFING AT LAC BAY

Looking for Bonaire lodging located near Lac Bay? If you`d like to go windsurfing during your stay, Lac Bay is Bonaire`s best place to go and has everything you could hope for: favorable winds, a great beach to start out from and even a fairly shallow surface, all within the protective confines of the surrounding bay.