Memorable Aruba Vacations- Enjoy our holiday travel packages
Planning a holiday in the Caribbean? Why not plan a vacation in the glorious Caribbean island of Aruba? Known for its vast expanse of white sandy beaches, the year round perfect weather, and sumptuous food, an Aruba vacation offers everything that a memorable holiday should give you.
On your vacation in Aruba, you will be treated to the beauty of the country and its people (is it any surprise that ladies from Aruba often figure in the top positions at international beauty pageants?). The fabulous resorts, sheer variety of beautiful parks, and the range of recreational activities leave indelible imprints on visitors to Aruba. A vacation in exotic Aruba will probably show you why a holiday in the Caribbean is found so often in people's fantasy lists.
Sights and attractions to savour during your vacation in Aruba
Archaeological Museum: While in Aruba, do visit the Archaeological Museum and find age-old displays and exhibits of giant earthen jars that contain the remains of Aruba's original inhabitants. This peek into the history of Aruba through the ancient artifacts and pottery tools are sure to catch your fancy.
Guadirikiri Cave: You've heard of and seen the Pirates of the Caribbean, haven't you? Then, experience a party of the mystery of these pirates on your vacation in Aruba by visiting the Guadirikiri Cave, which is believed to have served as a hiding place for the pirates in the days of yore. The cave has two chambers where the natural light filters in and against its backdrop you can see a display of unique photos. What's a vacation that doesn't unfold hidden mysteries and throw up some news?
Named after a ship that sunk off the coast, the California Lighthouse is one of Aruba's most iconic landmarks. Stop by for stunning views of the fabulous Caribbean coastline.
Beaches in Aruba you must enjoy on your vacation
The vast stretch of sugar white beaches of Aruba are perfect for spending a relaxing day lazing in the sun or if you feel adventurous enough, the waters are ideal for aqua sports. The crystal clear waters of the beach are perfect for swimming, snorkeling, diving, sailing, fishing, parasailing, and banana boating.
The Hadikurari beach in Aruba is also ideal for water sports such as snorkeling and windsurfing. The calm and shallow waters are excellent for swimming. Most beaches are equipped with excellent amenities including picnic tables and shade huts.
The calm waters of the Palm Beach are simply great for swimming, sunbathing, fishing and sailing. This is one of the busiest beaches of Aruba. If you are looking for solitude, check out the Eagle Beach. You can enjoy a quiet drink at the numerous bars that dot the beach while gazing at a flock of parakeets.
Aruba's sanctuaries and parks- A must visit during your vacation
If water sports are not your idea of a relaxing holiday, do check out the numerous parks and sanctuaries of Aruba (for that matter, don't miss them even if you love water sports!)
Bubali bird sanctuary
This is a must visit in Aruba for wildlife enthusiasts who can witness the rare variety of birds in their natural habitat. The two interconnected manmade lakes are an angler's delight who can fish here to their heart's content. The lakes attract brown pelicans and Black cormorants.
The Cunucu Arikok
A partially restored farm, provides an insight into Aruba's agricultural past. A great trail for hiking, you will encounter on route cactus hedges and stonewalls, vegetation and wildlife. At night the area comes alive with parakeets, doves, mockingbirds, hummingbirds, lizards and rabbits
Arikok national park
Another must visit is the Arikok National Park, which takes up 18% of the island's area. The park provides excellent walking trails to view the exotic plant and animal life and the spectacular scenic surroundings.
With everything that Aruba has to offer, a truly multi-dimensional, holistic vacation is guaranteed. And with exciting holiday travel packages to Aruba from GreatEscapesDirect, you don't have to break your wallet to enjoy an unforgettable vacation in the Caribbean in exotic Aruba!