The Blue Room Cave, often locally called Boka Fluit, ranks among Curacao's most renowned underwater landmarks. Snorkel into this drowned, sandy-floored alcove and bask in the surreal turquoise luminescence that permeates it: To say it's dreamlike falls short of the experience.
You can reach the sea cave, which is situated on Curacao's northwestern coast, on a chartered boat or a kayak. While reveling in the Blue Room's glow and spectacular clarity, keep a sharp eye out for submarine life: You can sometimes spot stingrays chilling around the cave's entrance.
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