California White Sand Dunes

Named for the nearby off-shore ship wreck, California White Sand Dunes seem to appear as if from no where, rising out of the desert landscape of Aruba in such a way that has been making jaws drop for years. Vacationers who are up for a bit of a trek will enjoy exploring this natural attraction.

Large, rolling sand dunes along the coast of Aruba provide unparallelled desert-style scenery.


Located in , always welcomes residents and vacationers lodging in this part of Aruba. Whether or not you're staying in the vicinity, you should consider stopping by to enjoy a great time.

Set along the far removed northern tip of Aruba, these dunes must be accessed using an All-Terrain Vehicle.

Located on the island of Aruba, 1.3 miles northwest of Tierra Del Sol, California White Sand Dunes invites local customers and visitors who are lodging on this part of the island or nearby. Whether or not you are staying very close, you should consider stopping by for some fun in the sun. It is north of Palm Beach.

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous restaurants to select from in the region near California White Sand Dunes. The most frequented nearby restaurant to California White Sand Dunes is La Trattoria El Faro Blanco Restaurant, which serves Italian dishes. La Trattoria El Faro Blanco Restaurant is a small ways off, but far-removed enough that you may want to make arrangements for employing some means of transportation to get there. The Restaurant at Tierra del Sol and Simply Fish are a couple other nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Simply Fish you and your group may eat some Aruban fare and experience the culture of Aruba.

Nearby Attractions

Other nearby attractions include California Lighthouse, which is a quarter mile away near Palm Beach. Also consider heading to 4D Theater, which is another attraction not far away.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near California White Sand Dunes
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
California Lighthouse Other Attraction 0.3 mi. (4.8 km) SSE 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
4D Theater Other Activities/Excursions 3.4 mi. (0.4 km) S Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas Mega Plex 8 Other Activities/Excursions 3.4 mi. (0.4 km) S Palm Beach
Signature Park -- 3.7 mi. (0.9 km) S The vicinity of Palm Beach
The Butterfly Farm Other Attraction 3.7 mi. (1.0 km) S The vicinity of Palm Beach
Bubali Bird Sanctuary -- 4.1 mi. (1.5 km) S The vicinity of Palm Beach
Noord Mountain Park -- -- -- Sabana Lider
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 5.4 mi. (1.8 km) S Oranjestad

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Guests are not permitted to drive on the sand dunes, however they may be explored on foot.


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