Aruba, often referred to as "One Happy Island," is a captivating destination that offers far more than just picturesque beaches. Yes, it's an idyllic spot for lounging on sandy shores and soaking in the Caribbean sun, but it's also an adventure haven, cultural hotspot, and a place where you can immerse yourself in a vibrant music, arts, and entertainment scene.
Top Natural Attractions and Landmarks
Frequently ranked among the world's best beaches, Eagle Beach impresses with its wide stretch of white sand and crystal-clear waters. It's also home to the island's iconic fofoti trees, creating a picture-perfect setting for sunbathing, swimming, and stunning sunset views.
Explore Aruba’s underwater world aboard the US Coast Guard–certified Atlantis Submarine. Suitable for all ages, this unique attraction dives to depths of 130 feet (40 meters) in the Caribbean Sea for a close look at shipwrecks and marine life in the Barcadera Reef. The trip on Aruba’s Atlantis Submarine provides spacious, air-conditioned comfort while keeping you dry while underwater.
Start the day right with a nature walk along the northern coast through the countryside. Your guide will take you through a trail with local flora and fauna away from the tourists as you relax in nature. Keep your eyes peeled for sea turtles nesting and finish your walk with a swim in a famous natural pool.
Cultural Activities and Places to Explore
The capital city is a blend of Aruba's historical roots and modern charm. Stroll around its colorful Dutch colonial buildings, visit the Archeological Museum for a dive into Aruba's pre-colonial history, or explore the vibrant marketplace.
Known as the "Sunrise City" and the island's cultural capital, it's renowned for its lively Carnival celebrations and the vibrant murals adorning its streets. The Community Museum and the Museum of Industry offer intriguing insights into the local history and culture.
Music, Art, and Entertainment Venues
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This is a cultural exploration into food unlike any other by one who is an expert on Caribbean foodways.
Kari has been featured on MSN, The Daily Meal, Apartment Therapy, and BBC Good Food for her ability to weave Caribbean flavours in a ways that modern and sophisticated still remaining inherently authentic.
She’s the Doyenne of Entertaining of Home and people come for the food but stay for Kari. She has many repeat guests and referrals because her experience makes you really experience the intimate side of Caribbean Culture.
If your visit aligns with this annual event, don't miss the chance to enjoy performances by world-class musicians in the idyllic beachfront setting.
Aruba's diverse array of activities and attractions cater to every interest, whether you're a history buff, a nature enthusiast, a foodie, or an adventure seeker.
Your adventure begins with these 10 enchanting experiences, but this is just the tip of the tropical iceberg that is Aruba. You can dive deeper into a realm of wonder, relaxation, and discovery, all waiting for you to explore on your Aruba Soul Beach Music Festival adventure.