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Things to do in Aruba

 

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Eagle Beach (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #1 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
This popular resort beach features the white sand and turquoise waters of an ideal Caribbean beach.
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Ranked #2 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Zoos
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Palm Beach (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #3 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
Located on the west side of the island, Palm Beach offers white sands and calm waters for excellent swimming conditions.
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Ranked #4 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
Owner description: An impressive strand of white powder, this quiet spot on the southwestern tip of Aruba is ideal for a leisure day at the... more » Owner description: An impressive strand of white powder, this quiet spot on the southwestern tip of Aruba is ideal for a leisure day at the beach. « less
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Ranked #5 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
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Arashi Beach (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #6 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
Owner description: This quiet and secluded beach is known not only for its excellent snorkeling but a variety of water activities including... more » Owner description: This quiet and secluded beach is known not only for its excellent snorkeling but a variety of water activities including windsurfing, scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, swimming and sailing. « less
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Ranked #7 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
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Baby Beach (San Nicolas)
Ranked #8 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Reefs

  Great out of the way beach on the tip of Aruba, one that is not in the hotel areas. About 35 minutes by car from the capitol and easy to find if you turn at the anchor off to... more »

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Ranked #9 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Geologic Formations

It's The Journey Really! The only way to experience this is to adventure out there yourself. Don't hire anybody; Hire a jeep and experience the thrill of really exploring on your... more »

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Ranked #10 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
A section of a seven-mile-stretch of beach that offers excellent swimming conditions due to calm water.
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Malmok Beach (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #11 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
Owner description: Known for ideal snorkeling and scuba diving, the water at this beach is so clear that even snorkelers can make out the... more » Owner description: Known for ideal snorkeling and scuba diving, the water at this beach is so clear that even snorkelers can make out the 400-foot SS Antilla shipwreck from the surface. « less
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Ranked #12 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
Owner description: De Palm Island is Aruba's only all-inclusive destination at an affordable all-inclusive price. Whether you are a family... more » Owner description: De Palm Island is Aruba's only all-inclusive destination at an affordable all-inclusive price. Whether you are a family looking for a day of fun and adventure together or a couple seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the busy beach area for some relaxation and pampering, this island offers something for everyone! « less
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Ranked #13 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Performances
Owner description: Experience beautifully composed, orchestrated, and arranged music with wonderful romantic lyrics made famous by singers like... more » Owner description: Experience beautifully composed, orchestrated, and arranged music with wonderful romantic lyrics made famous by singers like Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Harry Connick, Jr. and others sung by Aruban vocalist Fred de Jong. Theater Show (Starting January 2014) The Aruba Sinatra Theater Show at the Expo Room at Aruba's Theater and Cultural Center "Cas di Cultura" will give you a taste of Aruban native atmosphere that is enchanting, cozy, and romantic. Catering services are available so refreshments can be bought and consumed before a show and during the intermission. The show with live entertainment is held every Wednesday from 19:00 - 21:00. Ticket is only $20.00 for persons from 13 years up and $10.00 for children of 12 years and younger (food and drinks, transportation, gratuities not included). The Aruba Sinatra Theater Show gives you an excellent opportunity to visit Aruba's theater and cultural center. Dinner Show (Now available)The Aruba Sinatra Dinner Show at The Old Cunucu House Restaurant will give you a taste of Aruban native hospitality and an atmosphere that is enchanting, cozy, and romantic. Order local food and delicious drinks while watching the Aruba Sinatra Dinner Show or ask for our dinner special. The dinner show with live entertainment is held every Thursday from 19:30 - 22:00. Ticket is only $15.00 for persons from 13 years up and $7.50 for children of 12 years and younger (Dinner and drinks, transportation, gratuities not included). The Aruba Sinatra Dinner Show gives you an excellent opportunity to explore the local Aruban food and ambience. Listen to a number of your favorite romantic songs such as "Fly Me To The Moon", "My Way", "I've Got You Under My Skin", "Luck Be A Lady", "Come Rain, Or Shine", "Girl From Ipanema", "I've Got The World On A String", "One For My Baby", "Night And Day", "You Make Me Feel So Young", "Softly As I Leave You", For Once In My Life", "It Had To Be You", "Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry", "Witchcraft", "The Way You Look To Night", "It Was A Very Good Year", "New York - New York", "The Lady Is A Tramp", and many more. « less
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Arikok National Park (Santa Cruz)
Ranked #14 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Parks
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The Antilla (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #15 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Historic Sites; Ships
The Antilla, which was a German freighter sunk during World War II, is Aruba's most popular dive site.
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Malmok Reef (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #16 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Reefs
Owner description: A great dive, not just because of the Debbie II wreck but because of ample brain coral and schools of barracuda patrolling... more » Owner description: A great dive, not just because of the Debbie II wreck but because of ample brain coral and schools of barracuda patrolling the area. « less
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Links at Divi Aruba (Oranjestad)
Ranked #17 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Golf Courses
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Ranked #18 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Golf Courses
This 18-hole golf course, located in the northwestern end of the island, offers beautiful views and a clubhouse.
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Ranked #19 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics
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Ranked #20 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Geologic Formations
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Ranked #21 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: Small museum traces the history and development of the island of Aruba through a collection of interesting artifacts... more » Owner description: Small museum traces the history and development of the island of Aruba through a collection of interesting artifacts featuring a skeleton thousands of years old. « less
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Ranked #22 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Experts since 1978 in horse management, classes, competitions and tours Explore the beauty of Aruba on an adventurous... more » Owner description: Experts since 1978 in horse management, classes, competitions and tours Explore the beauty of Aruba on an adventurous Horseback riding tour!Ride Horseback through Aruba's natural wonders and enjoy breathtaking sights on your way. At Rancho Notorious , we specialize in small personalized tours with friendly, attentive, multi-lingual CERTIFIED guides with your safety and enjoyment in mind. All skill levels welcome. Explore breathtaking sights and natural wonders such as California Lighthouse, Alto Vista Chapel, scenic countryside, Malmok Beach or gallop along the northeast coast through sand dunes. We have Helmets available, English and western tack. Morning, afternoon and sunset 1,2 and 3 hour tours.Something for evryone, wether your experienced or a novice rider. Children are more than welcome. We are Fully licensed and insured. « less
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Ranked #23 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Built by Spanish missionaries in 1750, services are still conducted in this little yellow chapel that is considered to be the... more » Owner description: Built by Spanish missionaries in 1750, services are still conducted in this little yellow chapel that is considered to be the first church established in the Caribbean. « less
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Rodgers Beach (San Nicolas)
Ranked #24 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Beaches
Located next to the more popular Baby Beach, this beach is also known for its calm waters.
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Ranked #25 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Casinos
Owner description: Treat yourself to a winning hand at Hyatt Casino. Fast, fun and exciting, gaming takes center stage at the Hyatt Regency... more » Owner description: Treat yourself to a winning hand at Hyatt Casino. Fast, fun and exciting, gaming takes center stage at the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & CasinoAt over 11,000 square feet, The Hyatt Regency Casino features 255 slot machines and 22 table games. The casino features a live band playing Latin and popular American music. The Casino Bar is a great place to enjoy an exotic drink or hand rolled Cigar.The thrill of a winning hand the cheer heard along with the cascading coins sound of a slot machine payout . Just press the bottom and let the fun begin!Our slot machines range in denominations from $0.01 cent to $5.00.For those who prefer more hands-on action, stake your place on one of the gaming tables. Our table game action includes 1 Craps table, 4 Roulette tables, 8 Blackjack tables, 1 Baccarat table, 2 Caribbean Stud Poker tables, 1 Let it Ride, Three Card Poker, 1 Texas Hold’em Bonus table game and 2 Live Texas Hold’em no limit Poker Card table game.Join the Players Advantage Club – Enrollment is FREE « less
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Ranked #26 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Race Car Tracks
Owner description: Open from Tuesday till Sunday from 10am-7pm. Come experience the thrill of outdoor karting in Aruba!If your looking for... more » Owner description: Open from Tuesday till Sunday from 10am-7pm. Come experience the thrill of outdoor karting in Aruba!If your looking for excitement and adventure under the Aruban sun, forget fishing or horseback riding, come on over to Bushiri Karting Speedway and experience real 9 horsepower, 45 mph high speed performance Karts! Bushiri Karting Speedway is the only outdoor karting track in aruba where you can experience extremely fast, action packed, kart racing with high speed passing zones and hairpin turns, it will definitely make your vacation an unforgettable one!We can cater to special events--birthday parties, or corporate events, you name it, just remember to save the date and come enjoy with your whole family, friends, and colleagues! Each Arrive and Drive session lasts for 8 minutes and may include as many as 12 drivers. Racing helmets, head socks, and instruction for first time racers is provided, and our staff oversees every race to ensure individuals are driving safely and obeying the rules.For drivers attending a junior (8 to 15 years of age) session, a parent or legal guardian must attend. To act as a drivers guardian you must be over 18 years of age.REMEMBER: MUST WEAR CLOSED TOE SHOES! FOR YOUR OWN SAFETY YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO DRIVE KARTS BAREFOOT OR IN SLIPPERS!BUSHIRI KARTING SPEEDWAY Fast action for everyone! « less
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Wilhelmina Park (Oranjestad)
Ranked #27 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Gardens; Parks
Owner description: This small waterfront park features a statue of Queen Wilhelmina, the leader of the Netherlands during the first half of the... more » Owner description: This small waterfront park features a statue of Queen Wilhelmina, the leader of the Netherlands during the first half of the twentieth century. « less
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Ranked #28 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Geologic Formations
Owner description: Aruba's Natural Bridge collapsed on September 2, 2005. Aruba's stunning geological formation where years of erosion from... more » Owner description: Aruba's Natural Bridge collapsed on September 2, 2005. Aruba's stunning geological formation where years of erosion from the sea has carved its way through coral rock forming a 100 foot bridge, 25 feet over the sea, which is the largest of its kind in the Caribbean. « less
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Casino at the Ritz Carlton (Palm - Eagle Beach)
Ranked #29 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Ranked #30 of 94 attractions in Aruba
Category: Geologic Formations
Watch the sunrise from this cliff. You won't regret it - or forget it.
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