Aruba Sports & Activities

Aruba has recently become the beach tennis capital of the world and now hosts many international tournaments on its beaches. As for water sports, there is little you cannot do on Aruba, including modern thrill activities such as Jetlev®, an over-water jet pack flight; the hoverboard, an air-propelled skateboard over the waves; and jet blades, ski boots on a board that lifts you over the water. Parasailing, banana boats, wave runners, kayaking, paddleboarding, yoga on paddleboard . . . Aruba has it all, even a real submarine.

Biking and Motorcycling

Biking is a great way to get around the island: the climate is perfect, and the trade winds help keep you cool. If you prefer to exert less...

Day Sails

There is a large variety of snorkeling, dinner, sunset, and party cruises to choose from. The larger operators offer the best experience, though...

Diving and Snorkeling

With visibility of up to 90 feet, the waters around Aruba are excellent for snorkeling and diving. Advanced and novice divers alike will find...

Fishing

Deep-sea catches here include barracuda, kingfish, wahoo, bonito, and tuna. November to April is the catch-and-release season for sailfish and...

Golf

The Links at Divi Aruba. This 9-hole course was designed by Karl Litten and Lorie Viola. The par-36 flat layout stretches to 2952 yards and...

Guided Tours and Multisport Outfitters

De Palm Tours. Aruba’s premier tour company covers every inch of the island on land and under sea, and they even have their own submarine...

Hiking

Aruba's arid and rugged countryside is full of flora and fauna. Arikok National Wildlife Park is an excellent place to glimpse the real Aruba...

Horseback Riding

Options include short jaunts along the beach or longer rides on backcountry trails. There's even a trail to the old gold mine ruins. Aruba’s...

Kayaking

Kayaking is a popular sport on Aruba, especially along the south coast, where the waters are calm. It's a great way to explore the coastline...

Kiteboarding

Thanks to constant trade winds, kiteboarding (also called kitesurfing) has become huge on this island. The sport involves gliding on and above...

Windsurfing

The southwestern coast's tranquil waters at Fishermen’s Huts make windsurfing conditions ideal for both beginners and intermediates alike, and...

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