Ocean Encounters


Tugboat Wreck and Spanish Waters Private Boat Trip

Are you looking for a private boat trip or tour in Curaçao for your family or friends?  If you are, then jump on board with Ocean Encounters for perfectly customized boats trips and tours!
These private boat trips allow you to relax while cruising east along the southern coastline – stopping of course to snorkel, swim or even dive (optional) at famous sites like the Tugboat & Director’s Bay. 

A special tour of the exclusive Spanish Water area is also included tour in addition to a nice selection of snacks and beverages.

Half Day Private Boat Trip

This trip is a must for every snorkeler visiting Curaçao! Enjoy half or full day private trip with family & friends. Experience the best snorkeling, beautiful reef and colorful fish. We’ll take you on a scenic tour of the Spanish Waters where you’ll see Mangroves forests, marinas with private yachts and luxurious homes of the island’s “Rich & Famous”.


Please inform about trip options and availability.
Pick-up at your Resort* Morning Schedule Afternoon Schedule
Monday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Tuesday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Wednesday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Thursday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Friday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Saturday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00
Sunday 7:30 8:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 17:00

* These times are for Lions Dive Ocean Resort and Sunscapee Resort. Please add some extra transit time to our location for (optional) pick up anywhere else. We’ll plan transits during booking together.

Questions you might have – FAQ

It takes about 15 minutes to get to Tugboat. There is a 20-minute cruise through the Spanish Waters.
Yes, there is a covered cabin on the boat.
Yes, indeed that is possible! Please contact us for details, availability and costs based on your wishes.