Bonaire resort sets water program for children

KRALENDIJK, Bonaire -- The dive center at Plaza Resort Bonaire created a hands-on water program for children ages 5 to 15.

AquaKids is offered at Toucan Diving and features snorkeling at the resort and other sites around the island.

Also included is a boat trip to Klein Bonaire.

Activities include an introduction to the reef and a fish identification class, snorkel excursions and arts and crafts projects.

The program is offered weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and costs $30 for one day, $80 for three consecutive days and $120 for five consecutive days.

The price covers snacks and drinks and the use of a towel. Snorkel gear is available for rent.

For details, call (800) 766-6016 or log onto the Web site at

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