This tiny, parched island off the coast of Venezuela, has amazing, beaches, casinos, shopping mall and stunning white sand. The dry climate, salt spray and trade winds have created a wonderfully surreal landscape to explore.
The small southerly Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba lies just 18 miles off
the coast of Venezuela. A sophisticated island, offering excellent hotels,
superb restaurants and an abundance of water sports. The leeward side of the
island attracts the majority of tourist hotels and many of the best beaches,
including the popular Palm Beach and Eagle Beach.
The north and east coasts are somewhat more rugged, dotted with caves and
sand dunes. The capital Oranjestad is vibrant, good for shopping and Dutch
colonial in style. Carnival takes place over several weeks prior to Lent (usually
in February) with the most intense celebrations in Oranjestad. Aruba is not
really affected by hurricanes, and enjoys good weather (average 27 C) and
cool trade winds year-round. The peak tourist season is between mid December
BEST OF ARUBA
Should you tire of your resort hotel facilities, the following are a selection of the excursions that can be booked through our local representatives.
• Jeep Tour –
A 7 hour tour by jeep around the island, including visits to the Natural Bridge, Baby Beach &Arikok National Park.
• Afternoon Delight
An afternoon sail from Palm Beach towards Arashi Beach with snorkelling stops on the way.
• Island Tour
Experience the main attractions of Aruba.
ry room upgrade (subject to availability locally)
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