Tunnel of Love

One of the many caves set at Arikok National Park, the Tunnel of Love was so named for its heart shaped entrance.

A 300-foot passageway into the side of rock exists for flashlight-donning guests to explore.

Location

Located on the island of Aruba, near Butucu, Tunnel of Love always welcomes local customers and travelers who are rooming on this part of the island or nearby. But even if you aren't staying very close, you should feel free to stop by for some fun in the sun. Oranjestad is to the west-northwest.

Nearby Restaurants

If you've worked up an appetite exploring the cave, you're in luck, as you can find an exceptionally large selection of food and beverage places in this general area. The most frequented nearby restaurant to Tunnel of Love is Chesterfield Restaurant, a great location to enjoy a meal at before checking out this cave. Also within reach, you and your companions will have eateries such as Astoria Bar & Restaurant and Ling Nam Bar And Restaurant so hopefully, at least one of these close by options will humor the entire gang.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that like caves, and are interested in visiting others, might consider a trip to Guadirikiri Caves and Fontein Caves; the first of which is three quarters of a mile to the north of this cave. Other kinds of local attractions include Arikok National Park, which is two and a half miles away near Oranjestad. Furthermore, you can consider heading to Aruba Model Train Museum, which is another attraction nearby.

Caves are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Tunnel of Love
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Arikok National Park -- 2.3 mi. (11.5 km) NW 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum 2.7 mi. (15.4 km) SSW San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 2.8 mi. (15.9 km) S 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys -- 3.7 mi. (17.7 km) S 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Seroe Colorado Lighthouse Other Attraction 4.2 mi. (20.4 km) SSE 12.7 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historic Site 5.2 mi. (7.0 km) W 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Other Attraction 5.8 mi. (6.9 km) NW 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Natural Bridge -- 6.3 mi. (8.4 km) NW 5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord

More Information

Location: San Fuego 70 , Aruba

Phone

(297) 585-1234

FAX: (297) 585-1235

Email

info@arubanationalpark.org

 

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