Activities in Noord

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. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

While not the most popular option, renting a bike or a scooter is an option for those looking to explore Noord.

If you are considering riding in the open air, you will find several places that can help. To visit our page about bike or scooter rentals, read this article.

Diving

Noord Diving

Noord is a popular diving destination thanks to the many purposely sunken vessels that have formed into a colorful coral reef.

You'll find several dive services and at least 6 good dive sites to choose from. Go to this page about scuba diving in this area if you'd like to discover more information.

Fishing

Melina Charters

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.

If you're a fishing fanatic you will be happy to know there are a few charter fishing services located in this area. Make your way to this extended discussion regarding nearby fishing options if you're interested in learning more specifics.

Golf

Tierra Del Sol Golf Course

Hoping you can spend some time on the greens during your vacation? There are two golf courses in this area. The area courses are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. Simply click on the course name to read a detailed article concerning the course, including the location, number of holes, and a lot more. In addition, you can go to this extended discussion if you're looking for more specifics about golf courses throughout Aruba.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Pirates

The following table lists some details concerning area firms that will help you spend some time on the open water.

Boating Opportunities Near Noord
Name Phone Location
Black Pearl Sailing (297) 593-1554 1.3 mi. Northwest 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'd like to find out about charter operators and marinas follow this link.

Shopping

If you're going to be traveling with some avid shoppers they can "discover" some of the 62 retail shops in the area. Take advantage of this page if you're interested in learning about shopping in and around Noord.

Sightseeing

Bushiribana

You should plan on spending some of your time soaking in the sights, sounds and culture of Noord. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. To visit our detailed guide to attractions, read this page.

Details concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found directly below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Noord
Name Phone Location
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
Rudolfo M Arends Rental & Tours (297) 587-2978 Malpais, 1.3 mi. South West of Central Noord
Rumbaruba Tours (297) 586-2009 Sabana Lider, 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord

Snorkeling

If you like to snorkel there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Noord. For more information on nearby snorkeling opportunities, navigate to this page.

Spas

Enjoying a spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, considering that there are 5 spas that operate in this area. Read this page concerning spas in the area if you're looking for more specifics.

Tennis

Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table summarizes some key facts. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Noord
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord 2 check
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord 2 check
Playa Linda Beach Resort Palm Beach, 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord -- check check

For instance, Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

Take some time to look through the table just below for information about other activities.

Other Activities Near Noord
Name Type Phone Location
4D Theater Movie Theater (297) 586-8939 Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Aruba Fun City Amusement Arcade (297) 586-8939 Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Dream Bowl Bowling Center (297) 586-0809 Palm Beach, 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
 

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