Fun Family Activities Near Aruba's Beautiful Beaches
Updated: April 19, 2023
AAA Travel Editors
De Palm Island with Bus TransportationHow does a Caribbean water park sound? Round up the kids and head to in Noord for six straight hours of swimming pools, water slides, beach volleyball, banana boat rides and snorkel excursions to a tropical reef. (Kids must be at least 10 years old and 50 inches tall to ride the banana boats.)
Catamaran Dolphin Snorkeling Cruise: Open bar, Light Lunch & I Love Aruba ShirtWhile you’re in Noord, you might as well go on an exciting snorkeling adventure on the . At your first stop, you’ll swim through the mysterious, World War II-era SS Antilla shipwreck off the northern Aruban shore. At the next stop, you can explore the beautiful Boca Catalina reef and see how many colorful fish you and your kids can find!
Aruba Atlantis Submarine ExpeditionJust south of Noord, you’ll find Oranjestad, home of the . Embark on a family voyage in a real submarine and travel 130 feet deep in the Aruban sea.
Aruba ATV Tour Adventure with Kini KiniAre your teenagers craving activities with a bit more adventure? If you’re still in Oranjestad and have an extra four hours, consider signing up for the . Rev your engines along Aruba’s north coast as you admire the desert sands, smooth beaches and seaside cliffs.
Half-Day Animal Sanctuary Tour in ArubaSpending another day in Oranjestad? Enjoy a four-hour guided tour of Aruba’s incredible animals with the . At each stop, you’ll learn fascinating facts about native animals in Aruba and even get to see them up close!
Parasailing in ArubaWant the best views of Aruba’s pristine beaches and rugged coastal bluffs? Try ! Guides will help you get set up in single, tandem or triple sets based on each family member’s weight and current wind conditions. Next thing you know, you’ll be up in the air, snapping unforgettable photos of Aruba’s breathtaking landscape and teal-blue waters.
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