50 Things to Know About Aruba, What to Do and to See


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Aruba is a small island that is about 33 km long off the Lesser Antilles in the Southern Caribbean Sea, which is close to Venezuela (about 27 km) and around 130 km east of the Guajira Peninsula, Colombia. It is a part of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. The capital of Aruba is Oranjestad. There are many sightseeing places on the island of Aruba. Aruba’s beaches are one of the biggest attractions, there are also plenty of opportunities in Aruba to know, which has the most attractive sights, historical and natural attractions, museums. Some of the most popular sights and places in Aruba are the follows:

  • Churches
  • Fort Zoutman and King Willem III Tower
  • Grot di Lourdes
  • Oranjestad
  • Plaza Daniel Leo
  • Alto Vista Chapel
  • Antilla
  • San Nicolas
  • Seroe Colorado
  • The Old Mill
  • Bushiribana Ruins
  • California Lighthouse

Fifty things that you can enjoy in Aruba are as follows:

1. Oranjestad

The capital city of Aruba’s Oranjestad that comprises of the bulk of the Aruba’s urban activity. Oranjestad has most of the Aruba’s museums and the heart of the city is Plaza Daniel Leo. The city has vibrant multicolored Dutch colonial buildings. A major place for cruise ships dock, spilling hundreds of tourists onto the main waterfront boulevard of Orajestad. Wilhelmena Park includes a marble sculpture of its namesake, queen mother of the Netherlands’, and the tropical gardens. www.travelrows.com

2. Alto Vista Chapel

On the north shore of Aruba Alto Vista Chapel is situated, it was built by Domingo Antonio Silvestre. This Catholic chapel is also called as “Pilgrims Church”. The chapel dates back to 1750 when it was restored first. Alto Vista Chapel is a unique site to attain peace and contemplation and you can also enjoy spectacular views of the North Coast. It makes an excellent starting point for walks and mountain bike rides along the many trails.

3. Antilla

On the South Caribbean the Antilla forms the largest wreck and is one of the most popular site for dive in Aruba, which includes day or night dive. Be it day or night everything that lives under the sea can be seen here. Antilla is popular among locals as well as visitors for experiencing enthralling diving experience in Aruba.

4. California Lighthouse

Named after the steamship California, this lighthouse was built during 1914 and 1916 as per French design. Steamship California was wrecked nearby in the year 1891. With a height of more than 90 feet the lighthouse is a very impressive landmark in the barren and lunar-like area surrounding it. The location of lighthouse gives commanding views of the north coast, towards the high-rise hotel area and also the sand dunes area. But the lighthouse building itself is not open for public.

5. Fort Zoutman and King Willem III Tower

Fort Zoutman is Aruba’s oldest remains of the Dutch settlement and it’s Aruba’s oldest building that was built in the year 1796 for safeguarding against enemies and pirates. The Willem III Tower was added in 1868 to the Fort. It serves as a first public clock of Aruba; it has a lighthouse that is equipped with a spire and petrol lamp. After the light was extinguished in the tower, Fort Zoutman housed for almost a century special organizations like government offices, police department, library, post office and a prison. Currently the buildings house the Historical Museum, which is a museum displaying many artifacts from Aruba’s most primitive through those evocative of colonial times up to the present day. On Every Tuesday night the Bon Bini Festival takes place at the Fort Zoutman in Oranjestad. Featured here are Aruban folkloric acts and typical foods.

6. Bushiribana Ruins

In the year 1872 the Aruba Island Gold-mining Company Ltd built a huge smelting mechanism at Bushiribana on the North coast for the gold that was being mined at Seroe Plat and in its surrounds. even though the smelting works were only in use for 10 years, the construction was so solid that the extraordinary ruins still remain. You can walk into the ruins and can also take pictures there. A nice picture to take uses the intact windows of the ruins as an expected picture frame for a picture taken towards the ocean.

7. Grot di Lourdes

The Grot di Lourdes is situated in Seroe Preto, on the southeast coast in close proximity to San Nicolas and is a tribute of the appearance of Virgin Mary in Lourdes, French. In the year 1958 the Grot di Lourdes was formed under the direction of a priest called Erkamp. A statue of the Virgin Mary was positioned in the grotto and after a year the statue was consecrated by Monsieur Holterman.

8. The Arikok National Park

The Arikok National Park covers approximately 18 percent of the island of Aruba and presents to the world three primary environmental formations: the Aruba lava formation, a quartz diorite formation, and a limestone formation that extends interior from the coast. These formations have straightforwardly influenced Aruba’s human settlement, in addition to its natural wonders. The two snake species are the cascabel (Crotalus durissus uni-color), and the santanero (Leptodeira bakeri), called the (Aruban) Baker’s cat-eyed snake. The shoco (Athene cunicu-laria arubensis), known as the Aruban burrowing owl, and the prikichi (Aratinga pertinax arubensis), the Aruban parakeet. Another indigenous species, the kododo blauw (Cnemido- phorus arubensus) is the Aruban whiptail lizard. The Arikok National Park takes up approximately 18 percent of the island ofAruba and includes three primary geological formations: the Aruba lava formation, a quartz diorite formation, and a limestone formation that extends inward from the coast. These formations have directly influenced Aruba’s human settlement, as well as its natural wonders.

9. Archaeological Museum of Aruba

The purpose of establishing the Archaeological Museum of Aruba was to showcase both to the Aruban public and to the international visitor, the rich archaeological heritage of Aruba. This historic museum was established in 1981. All the way through the years, the museum has expanded its goals into becoming a foremost research institution with important education responsibilities. AMA identified its need for an adequate housing for its collection and activities in the late 1980’s. After studying a variety of options, a project tender was drawn up, including the acquisition and restoration of historical buildings in downtown Oranjestad. At the new location the National Archaeological Museum Aruba disposes of about 500 m2 for its permanent exhibit. This exhibit conveys through archaeological objects and modern exhibition techniques information on the origin and civilization of the first residents of the island. The new permanent exhibit gives the visitor an insight into the cultures that inhabited the island in Pre-Historical and Early Historical times. The museum also hosts an eye-catching public program including lectures, educational projects, temporary exhibits and workshops.

10. Protestant Church

The Protestant Church, which also houses a Bible Museum was constructed in the year 1846, an architectural precious stone nestled up against the new bigger structure, which serves the people. The Protestant Church is to be found city center behind the Renaissance Hotel. The tourist can enjoy the service very much which begins at 10:30 am every Sunday. Such a quaint church to visit High up on the hill and a very solemn experience. The Bible Museum is open from Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon.
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11. Historical Museum Fort Zoutman

Aruba’s oldest building Fort Zoutman was built in 1798. The fort is named after Dutch Rear Admiral Johan Arnold Zoutman who defeated the English in the North Sea and ward off an English attack in 1799. But he never stepped his foot in Aruba. In the Willem III Tower was constructed in the year 1868 and opened on King Willem III’s birthday. It’s serving as a lighthouse as well as a public clock tower. It was the home for a police station, government office, jail, courtroom, tax office, post office and library The restored fort tower house, today, has a the Historical Museum, which was opened in 1984. It is one of the proudest symbols of Aruba’s national history and heritage and a right place to hold the Bon Bini Festival every Tuesday.

12. Plaza Daniel Leo

Plaza Daniel Leo in Oranjestad is one of the most beautiful squares on the island situated just in the heart and shopping area of the city. This area is surrounded by beautiful commercial buildings and at times live music performances happen on the square. Plaza Daniel Leo is named after a local politician and located in front of the famous Renaissance Mall. The plaza is also home to some of the most picturesque Dutch multicolored colonial buildings. It is also the best starting point if you wish to shop on the colorful streets of Oranjestad.

13. San Nicolas

Aruba’s second largest city is San Nicolas that is named after a man called Nicolaas van der Biest, who has owned a big piece of land in that area. San Nicolaas is the hometown for the popular hangout bar called “Charlies Bar”. This bar has become an attraction for the visitors due to information on discoveries and souvenirs that is put on the walls of it. Another recently added attraction to the bar is the Carubbian Festival, which is held every Thursday in this bar.

14. Seroe Colorado

Seroe Colorado is a city which is the home for Rodgers Beach, Baby Beach and Colorado point at the southeast of the island. The name of Seroe Colorado, can be translated as colorful hill, and it refers to the 30 meters high pure limestone hill. This hill got this name due to the brown and yellow color of the limestone. Seroe Colorado is also famous as the large ship anchor at the entrance to Seroe Colorado, which is a perfect place to click your shutterbugs.

15. Old Mill

One of the historical sites Old Mill is in the search was built as an attraction for tourists, it’s a Dutch windmill which was found in Groningen, meticulously taken apart and shipped to Aruba. In Aruba it got reassembled and in the year 1962, the restaurant ‘De Olde Molen’ which means the Old Mill got opened. The Old Mill since then has gone through several ups and downs but Aruba got an striking ‘landmark’ through the Old Mill! From here you can reach to other parts of the continent after having enjoyed a good meal in this historical restaurant.

16. Horseback riding

If you wish to experience some awesome horseback riding, on the beach and country side of Aruba, then visit a ranch here. A lot of bouncing in the saddle would be witnessed so you need to dress appropriately. The Gold Mine Ranch is one the good places to experience the horseback riding. You can on ride down to the coast and briefly in the water and then through the desert there’s a lots of mixed terrain. The rides would typically last fro about 90 minutes and include some of the casual riding and a little galloping.

17. Trikes

In Trikes freedom, sun, island and nature all meet together. Here you can experience a whole new world opened for you. Trikes Aruba is concessionaire of the brand Rewaco and let out TRIKES. Riding a trike could be challenging. You can on Triek to seaside watering hole where you can have a soft drink and snack, and hang out with the locals, including fishermen who bring their catch-of-the-day. This can turn into a great fun under the sun and a way to get in and around the island. The ride could be windy as well.

18. Beaches in Aruba

Most of the beaches of Aruba are considered cleanest, widest, and most spectacular in the Caribbean region. In Aruba beaches typically consist of powder-fine and white-sand, perfect for soaking up in the sun .Among most popular Aruba beaches include Eagle Beach and Palm Beach, which have been noted as the number one Caribbean beach. Aruba beaches are easily accessible by vehicles and some are within city’s walkable area.

19. Eagle beach

‘A’ listed beach of many travel TV channels and Tavel Magazines, Eagle Beach is a very popular beach of Aruba. The beach situated among sparkling seas, ample parking, shaded picnic areas, some huts, and a variety of motorized water sports. There are several hotels around and just across the road. It has white sand and clear blue water. Maintained in good and tidy condition Eagle Beach offers a plenty of water adventures.

20. Palm beach

It is a beautiful beach with super calm waters in Aruba. Everyone one here is kind and just great. Palm Beach is a place where you want to be in when you are in Aruba. It’s a wonderful beach where lots of water activities happen. There’s a lots of shopping in the hotels nearby and at the Palm Beach Plaza and Placeo Herencia. In the evening, this area absolutely rocks that has a Hard Rock Café as well. There are a number of casinos surrounding the beach.

21. Manchebo beach

If you are looking for a beautiful beach with limited activity Manchebo is the best place. It has a broad expanse of white powder sand lined by a steady, brisk surf. It is the largest of Aruba’s beaches and reachable by public bus, taxi or car. People prefer to visit back this beach because of its serenity and less rush and easy accessibility.

22. Arashi beach

Arashi beach is not just known for its excellent snorkeling but for a variety of water adventures including scuba diving, windsurfing, swimming, deep-sea fishing and sailing. This beach is full with Powder soft white sand, pebbles and stones. It’s almost 10 minute walk from the last bus stop on Malmok. It’s among one the most scenic beaches and you can see a lot of beach washed coral and sponges.

23.  Baby beach, San Nicolas

This one beach is a great beach on the tip of Aruba, not in the hotel areas. Snorkeling here is awesome. The beach has a Vast expanse of water that doesn’t get over 5 feet deep in most places. This one beach can be perfect for the kids and a real cheap snorkeling trip to boot. There is limited food and drink available on this beach. This beach is visited by the natives and visitors alike some of them include Europeans. The water here is lovely and the beach much less populated. Here swimming conditions are excellent and a great spot for snorkeling.

24. Other beautiful beaches of Aruba to visit

The continent of Aruba si full with beaches and the major attraction of tourists here is a Beach, there are number of beaches other than already explained which are worth visiting and listed below:

  • Andicuri
  • Druif Beach
  • Surfside Beach
  • Santo Largo
  • Boca Grandi
  • Bachelors Beach
  • Dos Playa
  • Renaissance Island
  • De Palm Island
  • Mangel Halto
  • Rodgers Beach

25. Natural Bridge

This is not a man made bridge tru to its name it is a Natural Bridge which came into being natural and was formed naturally over the centuries by the pounding sea. The Natural Bridge got collapsed in September 2005 and it was one of the largest of its kind in the world. It is more than 100 feet (30 meters) and stood 23 feet (7 meters) above sea level. The Natural Bridge is still  a popular destination and its famous landmark of Aruba but you can still visit the Baby Bridge.

26. Natural Pool 

The Aruba natural pool is a surreal location where the waves crash over the rocks continually and it is relatively calmer in the pool when compared to the non-stop violent waves just on the other side. There are fish in the pool so you need snorkeling. From some of the rocks can jump in the beach, but you have to be careful as they can be slippery. Aruba’s natural pool can from a part of your tour plan as it has lot of other fish species and fauna.

27. Donkey Sanctuary

It’s a unique Sanctuary for Donkeys in Aruba, here you can feed and pet the donkeys from the safety of our enclosed deck. There are approximately 90 donkys of different species at the moment. There are volunteers to help you answer your questions. And if you get there early in the morning, then you can help with the daily chores of feeding and caring for the sanctury donkeys, it would be a good and educational experience for your children! There are covered porchs to sit back and have some coffee or a cold beverage and snack.

28. The small protestant church

The small protestant church was built during 1845-1846 it’s a protestant congregation church of Aruba. The church was built according to the traditional design and construction methods of churches using hewn rocks and coral stone and is situated on a large lot restricted by Wilhelminastraat, Schoolstraat, the Rifstraat and Klipstraat . It’s one of the oldest churches of Aruba .It’s also called as the Church at Bay due to proximity to the bay.During 1846, the newly erected house called house of prayer got consecrated. It was ordered by Drs. A. Meyer from Curacao.

29. Numismatic museum

It’s believed that a French man has built thus house converted into a museaum in the year 1860. It was established as Numismatic museum November 13, 1981 and it’s now home to over 35.000 different pieces covering over 400 countries. This extraordinary collection consists of about 115 different collections reanging from Strange, Primitive, Mini, Chop coins, Leprosium,Proof, Zoo, Counterstamp, Overstruck, Errors, Gold, Ration, F.A.O., Square, Dollars & Crowns, Commemoratives, Centerhold, Scalloped, Tokens, coupons, Chips, Medals, Wooden, Food and much more. For those who are interested in History, the Numismatic Museum, one of its kind in this region and perhaps the most extensive one of Central America and the Caribbean and it offers a glimpse into Roman Empire, Chinese Dynasties, Egypt, the Byzantine Empire and Mystic India.

30. Fauna of Aruba

You can find a range of small lizards and geckoes, in addition to this a dozens of species of birds that inhabit the island full-time for the time being as they migrate between North and South America. In fact, half of the species of lizard known to man reside exclusively on the island. A small swampy area just to the west of the road 1B, near the Palm Beach area, has been set aside as the Bubali Bird Sanctuary. It’s visited by more than 100 species of land and sea birds, including terns, herons, trupials, and various egrets.Offshore, note the brown pelicans that dive, straight down like a dropping stone, into the ocean to catch fish.Ffurther seabirds include different types of gulls, cormorants, and egrets. Under the sea, life is abundant and colorftil. Fish snorkelers and divers will come across include grouper, tang, parrotfish, angelfish, grunt, and even slithering moray eels, mantas, and lobsters.

31. Flora of Aruba

Aruba host fascinating animal and plant life, while it is not the stereotypical tropical island of lush, steamy forest and constant rain. Some of which is found nowhere else but on the island of Aruba. The Divi-Divi Tree, also known as Watapana in the Arawak language, is conceivably the most recognizable Aruban icon. It’s an endemic bush in the island, and you’ll find images of it on tourist T-shirts, mugs, hats, and all other tourist places. As one explore the island, you will notice the dozens of species of cactus that have modified well to the islands dry conditions. The towering Kadushi Cactus, tall with hundreds of needles, is used for soup. Despite its arid climate, Aruba has a large collection of horticulture. Like Magdalena in foliage and flower to the Impatiens found in the Eastern US, but which survive with very little water. Their purple and white flowers blossom all year round, giving natural decoration both along sidewalks and roadsides and also in the most looked-after gardens.

32. Bubali Bird Sanctuary

Aruba offers you bird watching as well, the Bubali Bird Sanctuary is one of the good and easily reachable places for bird watching on Aruba. It has two inter-connected man-made lakes which provide a lush sanctuary for more than 80 species of migratory birds including herons and cormorants, coots, egrets, gulls, terns, ducks and skimmers. Where as the north side of the Bird Sanctuary is home to an observation tower that gives you an excellent view of the sanctuary.

33. Carnival

Your trip to Aruba is incomplete if you have not experienced the spirit of carnival the way it is celebrated in Aruba. A Carnival is something that caters weeks of events that bring you colorfully festooned floats, contagiously throbbing music, luxuriously costumed groups of celebrants of all ages, King & Queen elections, electrifying jump ups and torch light parades that wind their way through the streets at night, the Jouvert morning: the Children’s Parades and off course the Grand Parade. This is not less than a treat to the tourist. Where can you find Antillean “tumba” music, the Calypso and steel bands of the English Caribbean, the salsa beat of Latin countries plus marching bands and a smattering of Dutch oom-pa-pa? The 2 month long celebration culminates with the all-day Grand Parade on Sunday, making it an obvious place to visit for the party lovers of all ages.

34. Nightlife

The nightlife of Aruba offers a variety of tastes which is a unique experience for visitors also. There are numerous charming and stimulating nightspots with dancing and entertainment and also lively action-filled casinos whose atmosphere is charged with pleasure and expectation. Many hotels have their own casinos and special entertainment activities such as tropical nights, beach barbecues and cocktail parties are some of the few. Nightclubs feature water ballet, international entertainers, fashion shows, local dance groups, limbo and fire dances, steel bands, discos and the pulsating beat of local bands. For casinos be it in blackjack, poker, craps, roulette, baccarat.

35. Honeymoon perfect places

Aruba is also very famous among the newly-wedded for celebrating honeymoon. Honeymooning couples have always received a very special treatment in Aruba. The island, long thought of as a couples’ paradise for its peaceful scenery and fascinating lifestyle, currently offers even greater amenities through its One Cool Honeymoon program now offered year-round. Plentiful activities, 80-degree year-round weather and some of the best beaches in the Caribbean are just some of the reasons why Aruba is hot with honeymooners. You can actually discover the true nature of love, on a peaceful and relaxing island. Aruba may be your fabulous choice. Enjoy your honeymoon here, taking benefit of the islands breathtaking vistas secluded hideaways to celebrate your romance.

36. Shopping 

Shopping in Aruba is mostly famous for its various selections Tourist mostly visit Aruba for its shops devoted to jewelry, table linens, perfumes, leather goods, designer fashions, electronics, locally made handicrafts, Cuban cigars, Dutch Delft, Dutch Cheeses, and many more greater and constructively priced products. Shop ’til you drop! Keep this idea in mind for shopping in Aruba because it is indeed the perfect shopping island. Almost every hotel in Aruba – both low rise and high rise – have gift shops and specialty stores of their own. If you don’t find any particular thing in your own hotel you will most likely find next door or down the road at another resort. These shops contain all the Aruba shopping essentials like beach towels, sun block, and aloe Vera.

37. Perfumes

Perfumes are one item that you can buy in Aruba to keep a variety with you. Here duty free shopping of Perfumes and Cosmetics is one of the major attractions as it offers the tourists the unique opportunity to shop duty free outside the airport and have great savings. Retailers in Aruba that are members of the Tax Free World Association such as Maggy’s and Aruba Trading bear the cost of import duties and taxes. Thus you can save your money.

38. Deep sea fishing

There are many charter boats available for deep sea fishing at the Renaissance Marina. The variety of the fish is vast and Atlantic game fish are plentiful. Sailfish, white and blue marlin, wahoo, shark, barracuda, amberjack, kingfish, bonito, and black and yellow fin tuna are in plentiful supply. You could sail out either for a half or a full day. Prices starting from US$ 220 to US$ 320 for a half day charter or US$ 400 to US$ 600 for a full-day. Renaissance Marina will arrange your trip well if you contact them before.

39. Sail and snorkel cruises

The visitors can relax and live it up while they cruise the ocean. There are lots of cruises available to choose from: day cruises combined with snorkeling, sunset, dinner, dance & moonlight cruises. The visitors can enjoy a great view of coral formations and marine life, as well as wrecks with a visibility at some sites of over 90 ft. This has becomes on of the most famous tourist attractions.

40. Scuba diving

One of the most unforgettable experiences to the tourist in Aruba is scuba diving. Divers see a fabulous display of corals and fish, some even spot a seahorse and see how stingrays hover above the seabed. Swimming leisurely over the corals, you’re bound to see lobsters, moray eels and other unusual sea life. If you’re lucky, you may even come across an energetic dolphin or a gentle sea turtle. Scuba diving close to Aruba’s south coast is very fascinating and quiet since this is the lee side of the island and as a consequence waves and currents are not as strong. The northern coast is also spectacular, though much rougher, as the sea splashes onto the shore with more momentum from a longer distance.

41. Kayaking

This is actually an opportunity to the tourist to experience the thrilling sport of kayaking which is growing in popularity each year. It combines the fun of water sports with the thrill of searching in a unique way. You will see the coast from a different vantage point while kayaking alongside beautiful mangrove forests and mysterious hidden caves. This in fact is very popular among families.

42. Submarine tours

Discover Aruba underwater without actually getting wet! Take an exciting cruise in the submarine or semi- submarine. Throughout the excursion you will get the chance to view Aruba’s colorful underwater world and get amazed by a tremendous collection of colorful corals and tropical fishes. You can also enjoy an impressive view of two sunken wrecks.

43. Food and wine festival

The Food & Wine festivals at the Village are a weekly event, overflowing with food, drinks and entertainment. You can find this event lightning up for you one very Wednesday. The Village will light up to bring 8 different restaurants that will present their best foods in bite sizes. This is the ideal chance to dine out at 8 different restaurants on one evening! Come to Aruba to enjoy a nice a glass of wine, shop the best-priced gifts while experiencing the live entertainment. Every Wednesday starting from 6:00 pm till 10.30 pm. The place is at The Village Mall which is right across from the Radisson Resort.

44. Dera Gai

Dera Gai is a very famous Aruban tradition celebrated every year on June 24. the past tells that San Juan festivities originated on the South part of Mexico and came down to Guatemala and other countries in Central America reaching Venezuela and passed down to Aruba. It is a tradition brought by the missionaries who evangelized the villages, by introducing a practice for the remembrance to the sacrifice of apostle San Juan Bautista, who according to the Biblical history was decapitated by order of King Herodes, because he liked princess Salomé. Aruba’s way of celebrating San Juan is very unique. The only purpose of the festival of harvest was to thank the many Gods for the good harvest year and to ask for them to bless the harvests for the following year.

45. Nature attractions

Besides the above mentioned popular sights and places, Aruba also offer many Natural Attractions such as Natural Pool, National Park Arikok and Natural Bridge. You could also visit other beaches that are not explained in this guide but offer great activities. Also, there ABC island in which Aruba is also include. Sea snakes are something which are exclusive to Aruba and worth witnessing on a visit to Aruab. So natural wonders are waiting for you.

46. Ayo rock formations

One of the rock formations of Aruba is Ayo rock formations which is nearly 3km far from the Natural Bridge. You can take a walk through the loads of massive boulders of different shapes and sizes shaped not by man but by the forces of nature. However, there are few paved paths and steps in between the boulders that permits visitors to walk through and get to the top of the rocks that are in close formation.

47. Golf

One of the Golf course of Aruba, Divi Aruba is a exotic landscaped 9 hole Golf course surrounding luxury vacation villas at the Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort in Aruba. It is a leading Caribbean golf vacation destination. The course is open to the public with on fixed times. Tierra del Sol Golf Course is another Golf Course ,located on the scenic northwest point of Aruba, is the only 18 hole championship Aruba golf course. Tierra del Sol Golf is another one includes a full length practice range.

48. Paintball

The paintball started in Aruba in 1994, in the “mondi” (the woods) of Pos Chiquito and Savaneta. There after Aruba’s first paintball tournament was held in 1996. Which was a five man tournament and consisted of nine rookie teams. The tournament was played for almost six months. And on every weekend the teams had the chance to face each other and prove who was the best and also to earn points to get better in the overall ranking. You can experience the paint ball if you happen to visit Aruba during the tournament.

49. Beach tennis

It’s a fun and unique international tennis tournament which is held regularly on Eagle beach across of Le Dome Restaurant. Beach tennis players join the world of tennis and beach volleyball into an enthralling sport. It is not difficult to play and that is why it draws the attention to athletes as well as non-athletes alike.Earlier it was first played in Brazil & Holland in 1990. And Aruba joined in 2000. If you happen to visit Aruba during this period you must see this sport.

50. The best time to visit

The best season to go to Aruba is from mid-December until mid-April which is a full season . It is important to note that Aruba lies south of the general hurricane paths and usually witnesses fringe effects of nearby tropical weather. However, it is not unknown that tropical systems form close by and have their effects on the island. The rain season happens from October to December.But most times December is not that rainy.


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