The capital, Kralendijk, is also located on the western coast, a little south of the midpoint. Usually when we went to do some shore diving, we would head either north or south of the capital for the morning (or afternoon as the case may be).
Finding dive sites on Bonaire is easy - just stay on the road along the coast and look for the yellow painted rock with the name of your dive site on it. So a map of Bonaire isn't a total necessity, though it is nice to have.
Of course, a dive map of Bonaire helps you know when your dive site is coming up. I have some good resources below, in addition to the Bonaire maps shown, which should help make your trip planning and time on Bonaire go easier.
These are the resources I used when we went on our Bonaire scuba diving trip.
The first map below is just to show where Bonaire is located in the Caribbean in case you didn't know. Next is a general map of Bonaire, showing it in relation to its sister island, Curacao, and the rest of the Netherland Antilles.
Then comes the fun part, an interactive map of Bonaire. Just click on the arrows to zoom in on the area you want to see. Give it a try - it is alot of fun!
This first map of Bonaire has an island map, road map and town maps for you to use. It may not seem very detailed, but it is really all you are going to need:Bonaire Island Map.
The next resourse is a map of dive sites on Bonaire. We used this extensively while we were on Bonaire. It is free to download. Alternatively, you can pick up a hard copy in the airport when you arrive on Bonaire - it's located right next to where you pick up your luggage. Bonaire Dive Site Map.
If you want some more info on Bonaire, take a look at some of our pages including our trip report and dive site reviews:Bonaire Scuba Diving//Bonaire Scuba Diving Trip Report//Bonaire Shore Diving//Bonaire Hotels//Bonaire Diving: Northern Dive Sites//Bonaire Scuba Diving: Southern Dive Sites//Scuba Diving in Bonaire: Town Pier Night Dive//Diving in Bonaire: Klein Bonaire Dive Sites
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