On the Water

Palm Beach

Stretching from The Westin Resort & Casino to the Aruba Marriott Resort, Palm Beach passes by most of the island's high rise resort hotels. This wide, white sand beach is perfect for sunning and socializing, and the calm waters are wonderful...  Read More

"Travel + Leisure" magazine named this stretch of powdery soft white sand one of the "10 Best Beaches in the World." This public beach offers plenty of parking and shady picnic areas. Swimming is wonderful here and local hotels can set you up...  Read More

This secluded beach gets its name from the calm, shallow waters that make it perfect for babies – and timid swimmers! This is the beach that the locals frequent on their days off. Snorkelers will also enjoy this area thanks to the coral...  Read More

This soft, white sand beach is located close to Baby Beach on the island's eastern tip. Swimming is excellent here, and the trade winds will keep beach bunnies cool. Coral formations are popular with snorkelers, and there is usually live entertainment at the water's edge.

If scuba diving is not your thing but the wonders of the deep fascinate you, De Palm Tours has just the thing: the Atlantis Submarine Expedition that allows you to see a stunning array of marine life, from fish and sea turtles to coral and...  Read More

De Palm Tours, Aruba's largest tour company, has been operating on the island for over 40 years. Every possible activity can be arranged. Popular tours include the Palm Pleasure Snorkel Adventure; a half-day sailing and snorkeling expedition...  Read More

Red Sail Sports Aruba operates nine full-service dive and water sports centers: at the Hyatt Regency, the Marriott (3), Renaissance Island, La Cabana Beach Resort & Casino, Amsterdam Manor, The Village (in front of the Radisson) and in the...  Read More

Pelican Tours & Watersports

Pelican has activity desks in six local hotels, along with their own facilities. Their pier has a full range of facilities and services, including a restaurant and shop, plus rental equipment and instruction for a plethora of watersports from...  Read More

Try Mi Dushi's "Taste of Aruba" sailing and snorkeling adventure. You will depart in the morning and feast on fresh baked goods and mimosas. Next, learn to snorkel and take a tour to the sunken WWII German freighter "Antilla." Then settle down...  Read More

Northwest Coast
Jolly Pirates

Jolly Pirates has earned a great reputation for its fun-filled trips around the waters of Aruba's northwest coast. The crew is absolutely fantastic – entertaining, witty and knowledgeable. And the boat itself, a gaff-rigged sailing yacht, is...  Read More