A Point in Curacao worth Exploring!
Kortape is a rarely visited West end dive site. Located next to Marazul Dive Resort, approximately 30 feet above the gorgeous plateau, this beautiful boat diving site offers a healthy blend of hard and soft corals. If you are a sponge lover, then this will be a treat for your senses!!
Until now, you could find Kortape on any Curacao dive maps and the description, well – we will leave that to your imagination!
But be prepared for a 360 degree kaleidoscope of life and colour!!
Diver Tip: You will be hungry after this dive, so consider visiting Sol Food and Sunshine Getaway in Westpunt. Here, Sunshine and her staff will welcome you with open arms and serve you a great a meal! The menu includes lionfish, burgers, steaks, and arguably the best pizza you can find on Curacao! They’re only open Friday to Sunday and it is recommended that you make a reservation.
Kortape in Westpunt, Curaçao
Westpunt is the name of the westernmost point of the island of Curaçao and is also the name of a nearby small town, the island’s northernmost settlement.
The island’s northernmost point, Watamula, that lies two kilometres to the northeast. Close by you will find the incredible coral beaches of Playa Kalki, Playa Forti, Playa Piskádo, Grote Knip and Kleine Knip.
Westpunt is known for excellent scuba diving, and is home to several shore and boat dive sites including a submerged airplane wreck and beautiful reefs. Most of tourist accommodation in Westpunt caters to scuba divers and offers excellent infrastructure such as the Kura Hulanda Lodge and All West Apartments.
Interested in diving Kortape?
Then visit GO WEST Diving, the recommended Dive Operator in Westpunt and the onsite operator for All West Apartments and Diving.
Diving in Curacao
We like to think there is no place in the world offering such great shore dives, boat dives or opportunities to enjoy the beauty of sea’s nature while snorkeling. But honestly, as you could imagine, we are a little biased.
So, we have compiled the Top 10 Reasons to Dive Curacao from an international list of travel writers, bloggers and media outlets to help us out and provide you with a fantastic overview of our beautiful island, located in the heart of the Dutch Caribbean.
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