The island of Aruba is famous for its consistently nice weather, wind-sculpted desert landscapes, stunning white beaches – and some of the best wreck diving in the Caribbean. Its capital Oranjestad is a charming cruise ship port packed with attractions and family-friendly things to do.
Arikok National Park
Arikok covers almost 20 percent of the island. The park features caves, dunes, cacti-covered landscapes, and unique rock formations. You can walk the trails and steps ascending through the rocks for great views and photo opportunities.
The Butterfly Farm
Located near Palm Beach is one of the children’s and photographer’s favorite spots. This is one of the most wonderful and unique things to do in Aruba. During your visit, you can walk through tropical gardens and watch beautiful butterflies fluttering around you.
Aruba Aloe Factory & Museum Tour
If you’re interested in aloe plants, get on board, because this trip is just for you. During this fascinating journey, you will learn everything you wanted to know about these plants while walking through the factory and watching historical films.
Renaissance Private Island
Also known as a “Flamingo Beach”, this spot is one of the bucket list goals. Anyone would love to have a photo in their album from this stunning attraction, so make sure to pay it a visit.