A tiny Dutch island off Venezuela, Aruba is known as one of the ‘happiest’ Caribbean islands. And with a weekly ‘Carubbian’ festival, uncrowded beaches and tiptop surf, it’s easy to see why. The vibrant capital of Oranjestad is great for folk-themed events, shopping and nightlife.
Essential information for Aruba
Soak up the locals’ vibe of the sun-soaked Arashi Beach. Follow the cool dudes to Hadicurari and Boca Grandi for surfing and watersports galore. Four species of sea turtle call Eagle Beach their home. Whether you’re a couple or a family, your toes will love sinking into Aruba’s tropical sands.
This Dutch island off the coast of Venezuela is small but perfectly formed. It’s not hard to see the appeal; among its many selling points, Aruba counts miles of white sand beaches, lively festivals and diverse, dynamic cities pulsing with energy.
Are you ready to discover the happiest of the Caribbean islands? Whether you’re exploring the island or enjoying an all-inclusive package, here’s all you need to know about holidays to Aruba.
The beaches of Aruba may be postcard-perfect, but they’ve got plenty more going for them besides: water sports, nightlife and wildlife to name just a few highlights. There are so many beaches to choose from during your all-inclusive Aruba holiday, so here are some of our top recommendations to get you started.
Holidays to Aruba are for putting your feet up, kicking back and relaxing. This small Caribbean island offers plenty of opportunities for indulgence, whether that’s with a pampering spa treatment at an Aruba resort or an unforgettable culinary experience. Here are some of our favourites.
On your holiday to Aruba, you'll find plenty of places to discover authentic fare and sample a true taste of the Caribbean. Here are a few we think you shouldn't miss.
Make the most of your holiday in Aruba by timing it to coincide with any one of the exciting festivals that take place across the island.