Traveling to Aruba
Aruba's excellent location makes it an ideal destination for travelers worldwide. Aruba is only 15 miles north of Venezuela, which makes it a quick trip for many South Americans. It is also only a little more than a two-hour flight from Miami, Florida, which brings many visitors from the United States and Canada. Of course, many Europeans also visit Aruba every year to enjoy our hurricane-free skies and cool trade winds.
Deals for traveling to Aruba and staying in Aruba can be found through online travel sites or by contacting any of the hotels or resorts listed on our Aruba map. Whether you want to rent a timeshare, look into a vacation rental or stay at a convenient hotel, there is lodging for all budgets and traveling styles.
Aruba all inclusive vacation offers are particularly popular because an all-inclusive package includes meals, drinks and activities. If this interests you, read other Aruba traveler reviews on the Visit Aruba Forums to see which all inclusive is right for you.
After traveling to Aruba, it won't take long to reach your accommodations. The airport is located just minutes from most hotels and resorts, so arriving at your lodging is always simple whether your ground transportation is a rental car, taxi, bus, or hired driver. Often times hotels provide a shuttle or pick-up service as well.
Once you arrive in Aruba you can receive discounts and savings with a personalized Visit Aruba Plus Discount Card. Starting at only $12 +s&h you can have your very own card to use at hotels, restaurants and other local activity centers.
For person who wants to visit Aruba as a tourist, here is a list of requirements, the necessary information if a visa is needed or not for entry, and other related information.
Most airlines have home offices or handling agents that you can contact. Information on flights and links to the website of the airlines and arrivals and departure is time available.
Aruba experienced a remarkable growth due to the visits of the bigger cruise lines, such as Holland America Line, Costa Line, Princess Cruises and Royal Caribbean Cruise Line.
A handy travelers packing to do list carefully prepared and donated courtesy of Liz, one of our valued Aruba Forum contributors. Get here the Complete Travel Packing List
Aruba is known to have year-round sunny season, rainfalls do occur with October, November, December and January accounting for most of it. Carnival events is definitely a must.