Noord is certainly one of the top tourist destinations on Aruba, typified by both high and low rise hotels along the shore and restaurants and shops catering to visitors from around the world. Activities are plentiful, whether you'd like to spend your time on land or participating in watersports, chances are you can make it happen here.
While not the most popular option, renting a bike or a scooter is an option for those looking to explore Noord.
If you are intrigued by the idea of sightseeing at your own pace, you will find 4 rental agencies that can help you. Those needing to get more information about this topic can do so by clicking here.
Noord is a popular diving destination thanks to the many purposely sunken vessels that have formed into a colorful coral reef.
There are 3 dive services and at least 6 different dive sites to choose from. For a more thorough discussion of scuba diving in this area read this article.
Noord is one of the few places in Aruba that has wasy access to some decent deep-sea fishing options. They may not be as rich as other places in the Caribbean, but they will not dissapoint realistic anglers.
Hoping to reel in a big one during your vacation? You might be happy to discover there are 3 charter operators in this area. Anyone needing to obtain more information concerning fishing in this area can do so by following this link.
More details concerning local providers that can help you get out on the water can be seen in the following table:
|Blue Melody Sailing||(297) 593-1554||2.0 mi. South West of Central Noord|
|De Palm Tours||(297) 522-4400||2.8 mi. South of Central Noord|
|Jolly Pirates||(297) 586-8107||1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord|
|Pelican Adventures||(297) 587-2302||Palm Beach, 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord|
|Red Sail Sports||(297) 586-1603||Palm Beach, 1.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord|
|Snorkeling Aruba||(297) 592-6373||Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord|
If you're interested in reading about charter operators and marinas check out this page.
If there are some folks who enjoy shopping traveling with you, they're not totally out of luck -- at least 62 retailers are located in this area. If you want to find out about shopping in and around Noord, you can do so by visiting this page.
You should plan on spending some of your time experiencing the sights and sounds of Noord. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Navigate to this page concerning area sightseeing attractions if you want to find additional facts.
The chart right below enables you to get more details concerning a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time.
|ABC Aruba Tours||(297) 582-5600||2.3 mi. South West of Central Noord|
|Action Tours Aruba||(297) 587-8710||Palm Beach, 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord|
|Pelican Adventures||(297) 586-3210||Sabana Lider, 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord|
|Rancho Notorious||(297) 586-0508||Sabana Lider, 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord|
|(297) 587-2978||Malpais, 1.3 mi. South West of Central Noord|
|(297) 586-2009||Sabana Lider, 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord|
If you love to snorkel there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Noord. Take advantage of this article dedicated to nearby snorkeling if you want to learn better information.
Relaxing in a spa might be the highlight of your vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, since there are 6 spas located in this area. Visit this page regarding spas in the area if you'd like to discover more facts.
If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following information may help with you make a decision. You can view the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to read more about the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club||1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord||2|
|Marriott's Aruba Surf Club||1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord||2|
|Playa Linda Beach Resort||Palm Beach, 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord||3|
For example, Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.
Take some time to look through the table below to read about other activities.
|Movie Theater||(297) 586-8939||Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord|
|Amusement Arcade||(297) 586-8939||Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord|
|Bowling Center||(297) 586-0809||Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord|
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