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Address: Noord, Aruba
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Large rolling sand dunes located along the isolated northwestern tip of...

Large rolling sand dunes located along the isolated northwestern tip of Aruba, which create spectacular scenery and a chance to explore by four-wheel drive.

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Rent a Jeep and Drive Through!

We rented a Jeep for the day to drive around the Island and it was an amazing experience. You start at the California Dunes and continue through the north of the island. The roads... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Kipp7272
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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496 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a Jeep for the day to drive around the Island and it was an amazing experience. You start at the California Dunes and continue through the north of the island. The roads are non-existent so get a 4x4, but it was a very memorable experience. The landscape are beautiful from arid desert to rocky coastlines. You can make... More 

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Thank Kipp7272
Eatonton, Georgia
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Both below and on top you can take amazing photos. Sit on the shore for a while and look at the beautiful sunset

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Thank mikeirma
Inkster, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Rent a jeep for a day. Georges is great. With a jeep you can go out and drive the whole island all along the shoreline and see everything there is to see.

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Thank hayballflypaperfly
Bridgewater
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25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

We parked and hiked in through the dunes and every so often you see massive rock formations in the midst of these huge dunes! The photography is awesome along the coral and volcanic shores just peppered with periwinkles of all colors!

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Thank jamessherryk
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714 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Interesting places along the way. We have a small SUV and not the best option. Travelling north from Eagle beach along the coast you will see the light house, little chapel, animal sanctuary and wishing rock garden. All places we found very interesting .

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Thank Richard B
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Another beautiful spot in Aruba that you really need a 4x4 to get to. The tours are okay but you really need a vehicle that can go through sand and rocks to get to the dunes to enjoy them. The dunes are protected but they are so pretty and you can get close up with out hurting anything. Great spot... More 

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Thank simpleman66
Aruba
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16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Nice scenario and good place to stop and look around and take fotos. The lighthouse was closed that was a shame.

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Thank Nilsson31
Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is just so beautiful. The views and the way the breezes feel against your skin is so soothing. The California Lighthouse is a bit beat up, but being restored. We did not eat at the restaurant close by so I can't comment.

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Thank Liz0526
Paxinos, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

these are nice dune to visit. you can drive up to the end and the loneliness of this area makes it get for a quiet wave crashing couple hours. I would not swim here or get in the water since the waves and currents are very bad. just relax on the sand or rocks and rest. Take water and food... More 

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Thank Andrew B
Reston, Virginia
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I wanted to check out every bit of Aruba while I was there, so we went to the California lighthouse, and the golf/country club. We walked briefly around the lighthouse (no formal tour) and had lunch at the country club. Very interesting environment when compared to the rest of the island. It was a fun few hours, took some beautiful... More 

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