Aruba’s the perfect getaway for couples seeking a getaway from it all, or families in search of a fantastic Caribbean adventure. Whatever your travel style – Aruba has it all! Here are 6 attractions and things to do in Aruba.
Admire the pastel-colored buildings, evidence of Aruba’s Dutch heritage. Learn about the island’s history at the National Archeological Museum of Aruba. For dinner, book a restaurant that overlooks the sea!
Hike to the top of Mount Jamanota, the highest point on Aruba. Don’t miss these ATV Aruba tours and adventures across the small island, stopping at the California Lighthouse and the Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins.
Find the best sandy beaches on the island’s western side along a 7 mile strip lined with resorts. One of the most popular is Eagle Aruba Beach Resort, also known for its nesting turtles and windblown divi divi trees.
Explore Aruba’s underwater sites on a snorkeling or scuba diving trip. Both Arashi Beach on the island’s northwestern tip and Mangel Halto Beach along the western coast have fantastic snorkeling sites. For a close look at marine life and shipwrecks, book the Aruba Atlantis Submarine excursion!
Baby Beach is a shallow and sheltered lagoon that’s particularly popular among families. Its clean, glass-clear waters are shallow enough for wading and, as the inlet opens out to the Caribbean Sea.
The Butterfly Farm is home to some of the most exotic winged creatures on the planet. Step into a lush tropical forest, where colorful butterflies flutter around freely, and take a guided tour to learn more.
Have you been to Aruba? Share with us in the comments below some of things you enjoy doing and some sites worth visiting.