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

Tunnel of Love is located on the island of Aruba, near Butucu; it is to the east-southeast of Oranjestad.

Nearby Restaurants

If you find your belly rumbling during your cave visit, there's no need to worry -- you will find a great concentration of dining possibilities near this attraction. Boca Prins Bar & Restaurant, which serves American meals, is also the closest restaurant to the cave. It is maybe about a mile and a half from Tunnel of Love, so check it out and enjoy a meal. Also within reach, you and your group will find options including El Gallo Rojo and Charlie's Restaurant and Bar where you and your party can eat some Caribbean fare and experience the flavors of Aruba.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy caves, and would like to see others, might consider a trip to Guadirikiri Caves and Fontein Caves; the first is three quarters of a mile to the north of this page's attraction. There are at least one or two other activities in the area, including Arikok National Park, which is two and a half miles away near Oranjestad. You might also think about making the trip to Museum of Industry, which is another attraction in the area.

Caves are a great attraction to visit, but there's more to visit in Aruba. 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
Museum of Industry Museum 2.7 mi. (15.7 km) SSW San Nicolas
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
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Other Attraction 4.9 mi. (7.3 km) W 4.5 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historic Site 5.2 mi. (7.0 km) W 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

More Information

Location: San Fuego 70 , Aruba

Phone

(297) 585-1234

FAX: (297) 585-1235

Email

info@arubanationalpark.org

 

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